Rolling Hills is a city in the Palos Verdes Hills, in Los Angeles County, California. According to the 2000 US Census, Rolling Hills is the 21st richest place in the United States (based upon per capita income), and #4 for places with a population of at least 1,000.
Rolling Hills consists of a single gated community. Residents work, shop, attend school, and obtain other services in the other towns on the Palos Verdes Peninsula. Incorporated January 24, 1957, the city maintains a ranch character, with no traffic lights, large spaces between houses, and wide equestrian paths along streets. To retain the community’s equestrian roots, each property is required to maintain a barn, or space for a barn. The city borders Rolling Hills Estates to the north and Rancho Palos Verdes on all other sides (including the empty Portuguese Bend landslide area to the south).
Facts about Rolling Hills
According to the City of Rolling Hills in 2016, the city has a total area of 3.0 square miles, and reported a population of 1,906, up from 1,860 reported in the 2010 U.S. Census. There are approximately 30 miles of dedicated trails. Minimum lot size is 1 acre, with the average lot being 2.7 acres. Zoning is for residential usage only. The Homeowners Association manages access into the city and maintains roadways. The city's annual operating budget is approximately $1.3 million; approximately 75% generated from property taxes.
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