MOORPARK COMMUNITY GUIDE
Central Moorpark lies in a valley created by the Arroyo Simi River. It is situated on flatlands and mesas at the base of numerous hills. It is located immediately west of Simi Valley, California. Highway 118, locally known as Los Angeles Avenue, divides the city. Old Town Moorpark (Downtown) is located north of the freeway. Many newer residential communities can be found south of the freeway.
Location: Moorpark is 12.44 square-miles in size and is conveniently located in the southeastern part of Ventura County, just 50 miles northwest of downtown Los Angeles. The city is bordered by Thousand Oaks, Simi Valley and Camarillo.
Schools:Moorpark has 16 primary and secondary schools. One of the highest rated schools is Peach Hill Academy, which has a rating of 9. The school has 502 students. Public schools in Moorpark are in Moorpark Unified School District. The population of Moorpark is 29,517; Moorpark Unified School District enrolls 24% of the population of Moorpark.
To learn more visit: https://www.mrpk.orgor https://www.schooldigger.com/go/CA/city/Moorpark/search.aspx
Housing: Moorpark features a wide variety of condos, townhomes, single-family homes, and planned unit developments.
Recreation: Moorpark has 19 parks through out covering approximately 160 acres of parks, including soccer fields, baseball fields, basketball courts, tennis courts, and play areas. Golfers can enjoy spending time at Tierra Rejada Golf Club. Don’t forget to stop by Underwood Family Farms where you can pick your own fruits & vegetables and visit with the friendly farm animals.
Dining & Entertainment: There are several great places to eat at in Moorpark, Natural Cafe and In-N-Out are both located in the Moorpark Market Place shopping center, near by Target and Kohl’s. For sushi, Tokiwa Sushi is a very popular spot with both an indoor & outdoor area. Cafe Firenze is a must have with gorgeous decor and delicious food. Lastly, if you love a good steak or you’re in the mood for some BBQ, make sure you eat at Wood Ranch BBQ. Corporations: Pindler & Pindler Fabric manufacturer is headquartered in Moorpark.