Culver City is a city in western Los Angeles County. As of the 2000 census, the city had a population of 38,816. It is mostly surrounded by the city of Los Angeles, but also shares a border with unincorporated areas of Los Angeles County.
Historically a major site for motion picture and television production, Culver City has seen a major transformation in the past twenty years. MGM Studios, National Public Radio West, and Sony Pictures Entertainment have all called Culver City home. Beginning in the 1990s, the area began a major revitalization program, which has been widely successful, leading to influx of local businesses.
The area is the blooming backdrop for vibrant nightlife, music, arts, and entertainment in West Los Angeles. The city’s growing restaurant scene is also worth noting. For home seekers searching for an up-and-coming community, Culver City is a great a place to plant your roots. Culver City is situated south of Mar Vista, West Los Angeles and Palms, north of Westchester to the south, west of Baldwin Hills and Ladera Heights , and east of Marina Del Rey, Venice, and Playa Vista.