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What it’s like to live in Calabasas

Calabasas is an affluent city in Los Angeles County, California in the western United States. It is located in the hills in the southwestern San Fernando Valley and the Santa Monica Mountains between Woodland Hills, Hills, West Hills, and Malibu, California.

As of the 2010 census, the city population was 23,058, up from 20,033 at the 2000 census, according to the U.S. Census Bureau website, The city was formally incorporated in 1991. Prior to that the area was an unincorporated portion of Los Angeles County. The Leonis Adobe, an adobe structure in Old Town Calabasas, dates from 1844 and is one of the oldest buildings in the greater Los Angeles area. It is generally accepted that Calabasas as the city name is derived from the Spanish calabaza meaning “pumpkin,” “squash,” or “gourd.” Some historians hold the theory that Calabasas is a translation of the Chumash word calahoosa.


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Local Resources


Department of Water – Las Virgenes Municipal Water District
4232 Las Virgenes Road,Calabasas,
CA 91302
(818) 251-2100

Southern California Edison
3589 Foothill Drive, Thousand Oaks, CA, 91361
(805) 402-4403

SoCal Gas Company
100 Rancho Road Suite 7 Thousand Oaks, CA 91362
(877) 238-0092

Cable Company – Spectrum
9260 CA-27, Chatsworth, CA 91311
(866) 874-2389

Calabasas Chamber of Commerce
23945 Calabasas Road Suite 216 Calabasas CA 91302
(818) 222-5680


Department of Motor & Vehicles –
CA DMV Now (inside Ralph’s)
4754 Commons Way, Calabasas,
CA 91302
(800) 777-0133

Department of Motor & Vehicles – Nearest Office
20725 Sherman Way, Winnetka,
CA 91306
(800) 777-0133

United States Postal Service
4774 Park Granada Ste 10, Calabasas, CA 91302
(800) 275-8777

Social Security Office
322 Thousand Oaks Blvd, Thousand Oaks, CA 91360
(800) 772-1213


Pacific Shores Hospital
26560 Agoura Rd # 108, Calabasas,
CA 91302
(818) 880-3755


Los Angeles County
Sheriffs Department
Malibu/Lost Hills Sheriff’s Station
27050 Agoura Rd, Calabasas,
CA 91301
(818) 878-1808


Los Angeles County Fire Dept.
Station 68
24130 Calabasas Rd, Calabasas,
CA 91302
(818) 222-1107

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