Inglewood is a city in the state of California, in the United States. It is located 9 miles south west of downtown Los Angeles. Inglewood’s boundaries are roughly Hyde Park on the north, South Los Angeles on the east, Century Boulevard on the south, and Prairie Avenue on the west. Major streets in the suburb are Manchester and Crenshaw boulevards. This area is popular for its proximity to the Hollywood Park Racetrack and historic Forum.
Inglewood features many retail and tourist attractions. It is home to the headquarters of D.A.R.E. America, an international education program to prevent use of controlled drugs, membership in gangs, and violent behavior. As a suburb of Los Angeles, Inglewood shares in the economic importance of international trade, entertainment (television, motion pictures, video games, and recorded music), aerospace, technology, petroleum, fashion, apparel, and tourism for the area. The greater LA area is home to six Fortune 500 companies, including energy company Occidental Petroleum, healthcare provider Health Net, metals distributor Reliance Steel & Aluminum, engineering firm AECOM, real estate group CBRE Group, and builder Tutor Perini. There are many opportunities for office space in Inglewood.
Entertainment And Dining Out
There are several things to see and do in Inglewood, including visiting several museums which are located along La Brea, such as the Los Angeles County Museum of Art, the La Brea Tar Pits, and the George C. Page Museum. This area is also known for its boutiques and cafés. Dining options in Inglewood include La Feria, Woody’s Bar-B-Que, Bourbon Street Fish & Grill, and Hollywood Park. The Serving Spoon is famed for its home cooked food with a southern influence, this place has great service and a friendly atmosphere.
The nearest major airport to Inglewood is Los Angeles International Airport. This airport has international and domestic flights from Los Angeles, California and is 4 miles from the suburb. The area is served by the bus and subway system of Los Angeles. Interstate 405 runs through Inglewood.