Less than fifteen miles from Los Angeles, Lynwood fosters strong community ties and celebrates its robust Latino culture. Produce markets and panaderias pepper the area's quiet streets while crowds tend to gather in Lynwood's commercial hub, Plaza Mexico. So long as you have a little time, getting into and out of LA is easy—catch the Lynwood Trolley to the nearest Metro station.See places to stay Save this neighborhood
On the Map
Lynwood is bordered by Florence-Graham, Compton, Paramount, South Gate, Willowbrook, Watts, and South LA
Residential and Removed from Central LA
Plaza Mexico: More Than a Shopping Mall
Wholesome Lifestyles In Lynwood
To downtown L.A. we are just a 20 minutes drive and to LAX we are a 15 minutes drive. There are plenty of restaurants and shops..."
Lynwood: A Walk Along Its Residential Streets
To and From Lynwood
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