Pacific Palisades is a district within the U.S. city of Los Angeles, California, located between Brentwood to the east, Malibu and Topanga to the west, Santa Monica to the southeast, the Santa Monica Bay to the southwest, and the Santa Monica Mountains to the north. The area currently has about 27,000 residents. It is a very affluent and primarily residential area, with a mixture of large private homes, small (usually older) houses, condominiums, and apartments.
With canyons, mesas, mountains, and beaches, the Pacific Palisades is steeped in natural beauty. Nestled between Brentwood and Malibu, with the Santa Monica Mountains to the north, the Pacific Palisades benefits from neighboring cultural attractions, from the Getty Villa to the Riviera Country Club. Meanwhile, residents enjoy a its relaxed, small-town community feel.