Oak Park is a census-designated place located in the Simi Hills, in Ventura County, California. It is located in the Conejo Valley, north from Malibu and Agoura Hills and is a part of Ventura County. Oak Park was formed from ranchland owned by Cosmo Stevens and Marian Jordan, stars of the radio show Fibber McGee and Molly. The land was purchased by Metropolitan Development Corporation in the 1940s and ’50s. When developed in the Simi Hills in the late 1960s, Kanan Road was the only road that provided access to the community from Agoura Hills, California, in neighboring Los Angeles County. According to the 2010 U.S. Census, Oak Park had a population of 14,266.
Oak Park is the biggest unincorporated community in Ventura County. Residents of the community have through votes declined to set up an independent city, and also declined to be annexed into neighboring Thousand Oaks.
Oak Park might be a secluded community however, the area is safe, peaceful and known for its award-winning schools. Residents enjoy a calm atmosphere while remaining only a couple miles from its neighboring cities: Westlake Village and Agoura Hills, keeping day-to-day conveniences within arm’s reach.