The Reseda-West Van Nuys community plan area is located near the center of the San Fernando Valley, about 23 miles northwest of downtown Los Angeles. Its boundaries are, roughly, Roscoe Boulevard to the north, Sepulveda to the east (along northern border), Valjean to the east (from Saticoy to southern border), Victory to the south (between Balboa & Valjean), Oxnard to the south (between Corbin & Balboa, and Corbin Avenue to the west, .
The plan area includes two communities:
Please note that 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.