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An Overview of Nickerson Gardens

Situated at 1590 East 114th Street, Nickerson Gardens is a notable landmark in Watts, Los Angeles, California. Boasting 1,066 public housing units, it takes the crown as the largest public housing development west of the Mississippi River.

The complex features 156 buildings housing townhouse-style units, primarily single-bedroom apartments, providing quality, affordable accommodation to its residents. Managed by the HACLA (Housing Authority of the City of Los Angeles), Nickerson Gardens showcases the city's commitment to affordable housing.


Key Attractions in the Neighborhood

  • Watts Towers-Rodia State Park: An artistic and architectural marvel, this park houses the famous Watts Towers, an emblem of creative spirit and resilience.
  • Watts Senior Center & Rose Garden: A social hub for senior residents offering a variety of activities, coupled with the charm of an immaculately maintained rose garden.
  • Compton Creek Natural Park at George Washington Elementary: A scenic retreat in the city's heart, offering recreational and educational opportunities centered around nature.
  • Three Shopping Centers within 1.1 miles: The neighborhood thrives with commerce, featuring three conveniently located shopping centers catering to all the residents' retail needs.


Some Statistics for Nickerson Gardens

  • How many housing units does Nickerson Gardens consist of?

The development features 1,066 quality, affordable housing units distributed across 156 buildings. Each building primarily houses single-bedroom units, effectively catering to the city's housing demand.


  • What is the cost of living in Nickerson Gardens?

As a public housing complex, Nickerson Gardens offers affordability in the midst of a city known for its high living costs. The precise figures vary, though, depending on the specific provisions of each unit and the resident's income level.


Frequently Asked Questions About Nickerson Gardens

  • Is Nickerson Gardens a safe place to live?

Safety is a multifaceted concept, depending heavily on specific circumstances. While it is a public housing area, efforts are made to maintain a secure environment. Nonetheless, residents are encouraged to exercise caution, as with any urban location.


  • What amenities are close to Nickerson Gardens?

The complex is conveniently situated near shopping centers, parks, and other amenities. Within a 1.1-mile radius, there are three shopping centers, and within an 8.3-mile radius, there are five parks, including Watts Towers-Rodia State Park, Watts Senior Center & Rose Garden, and Compton Creek Natural Park at George Washington Elementary.

Nickerson Gardens is more than just a housing complex—it's a community rich with history, full of attractions, and imbued with a distinct neighborhood spirit. However, like any vibrant urban location, it's not without its hazards.

MVP Accident Attorneys continue to stand as a safeguard, providing expert personal injury legal services to the residents of this bustling neighborhood, ensuring their rights and interests are always defended.


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Brett Sachs

Brett S. Sachs graduated from Michigan State University College of Law with Cum Laude Honors. While attending Michigan State, Brett was awarded for his service in the Michigan State University College of Law Civil Rights Clinic, where he represented prisoners of the Michigan Department of Corrections from injustices brought upon them. Learn more.

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