The Canoga Park-Winnetka-Woodland Hills-West Hills community plan area is about 25 miles northwest of downtown Los Angeles. Its boundaries are, roughly, Roscoe Boulevard to the north, Corbin Avenue to the east, Mulholland Drive to the south, and the City of Los Angeles boundary to the west. It borders the community planning areas of Chatsworth-Porter Ranch to the north, Encino-Tarzana and Reseda-West Van Nuys to the east and Brentwood-Pacific Palisades to the south.
The plan area includes four communities:
Please note Community Plan boundaries do not necessarily align with Neighborhood Council boundaries. In the Southwest Valley Plans, the following neighborhoods span multiple Community Plan areas: Canoga Park, Encino, Lake Balboa, North Hills East, Northridge South, Tarzana, West Hills, and Winnetka.