West of Santa Monica
About the Community
Considered the most affordable part of Whitefish Bay, West of Santa Monica is a beautiful residential community of magnificent single-family homes. This neighborhood is perfect for those who want to live in the Whitefish Bay community but maintain a more affordable cost of living. Homes in this community generally range from $110,000–700,000, which are bargain prices for Whitefish Bay.
The more than 500 homes in this community feature anywhere from 700 to 3,000 square feet. They also come in a variety of architectural styles, including Cape Cod, Bungalow, Mickelson Colonial, English Tudors, and Ranch.
Thanks to its layout, West of Santa Monica makes it easy for residents to walk to such nearby attractions as Bayshore Town Center (an open-air mall), restaurants, public transportation, and other downtown amenities. The shores of Lake Michigan are just a short drive away from this Whitefish Bay community!
The North Shore of Wisconsin is well known for its extraordinary education facilities, from nursery schools to universities. Nursery schools located near the West of Santa Monica community include the Jewish Community Center, Whitefish Bay-Shorewood Nursery School, and Tree of Life Preschool.
Once residents in this Whitefish Bay neighborhood reach kindergarten, they will be zoned to attend such award-winning public schools as Cumberland Elementary School, Richards Elementary School, Whitefish Bay Middle School, and Whitefish Bay High School.
Because West of Santa Monica is located within the Whitefish Bay community of Milwaukee’s North Shore, residents find that there’s always something to do. Some popular recreational amenities in and around Whitefish Bay include the Milwaukee County Zoo, Milwaukee Public Museum, and the Grohmann Museum.
For those looking to get more involved in the community, there are opportunities to join civic organizations such as the Whitefish Bay Women's Club, Whitefish Bay Garden Club, and the Whitefish Bay Bridge Club.