North Hollywood (aka NoHo) is revitalized neighborhood in the San Fernando Valley region of the city of Los Angeles. It is home to the NoHo Arts District and the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences, and it has seven public and eight private schools.
There is a municipal park and a recreation center. The neighborhood is an important transportation center, and it is also the place where many notable people like Bob Hope have lived or worked.
North Hollywood was established by the Lankershim Ranch Land and Water Company in 1887. It was first named "Toluca" before being renamed "Lankershim" in 1896 and finally "North Hollywood" in 1927. Although named "North Hollywood", it is not contiguous with its well-known namesake district of Hollywood, and is separated from Hollywood by the Santa Monica Mountains.