Hermosa Beach has almost 2 miles of ocean frontage with 94 acres of public beach and is one of the most popular beaches in Los Angeles County due to the excellent surf, good swimming areas, and the various volleyball nets along the sand.
The city-owned beach runs along the Santa Monica Bay before running into King Harbor in Redondo Beach.
Hermosa Beach City School District
The Hermosa Beach City School District is a smaller district with 2 schools that serve the students of Hermosa Beach. For high school, students have the choice of attending Mira Costa in MB or Redondo Beach Union.