109th Street Recreation Center

1464 E. 109th St, Los Angeles, CA 90059
Council District:
15 – Joe Buscaino
Neighborhood Council:
Watts Neighborhood Council
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3.17 acres


Children's Play Areas: Grade B-
Outdoor Courts: Grade A-
Athletic Fields: Grade B+
Landscaping & Natural Areas: Grade B-
Exercise Areas & Trails: Grade B-
Park Center Interiors: Grade A
Exterior Infrastructures: Grade B
Park Cleanliness: Grade B+
Restrooms: Grade F
Drinking Fountains: Grade C+
Graffiti: Grade A-

This park offers a number of both indoor and outdoor facilities. Many of the outdoor facilities are lighted. The indoor gym was in good condition.


There were no distressed trees and the grass was mowed, but had dry patches.

Park Cleanliness

There was litter around the park, including cigarette butts.

Water Conservation

There was standing water on the baseball diamond and side of the park.

Drinking Fountain

The drinking fountain near the playground was not in working order. Another one was in working order.

Children’s Play Area

The children’s play area was not fenced and vehicles could have driven onto the area. The children’s play area was located near a dumpster.


The outdoor men’s restroom was unavailable for use.

Sports Programs

Basketball (Youth), Flag Football, Girls Play L.A., Baseball & Softball, Tennis, Girls Play LA (Ages 8 – 15)

Other Programs

After School Club, Daycamp, L.A. Kids, Class Parks Teen Club, Holiday Events

Facility Features

Baseball Diamond (Lighted), Basketball Courts (Lighted / Indoor), Basketball Courts (Lighted / Outdoor), Childrens Play Area, Tennis Courts (Lighted), Multipurpose Sports Field (Lighted), Seasonal Pool (Outdoor / Unheated), Splash Pad

How are Angelenos using this park?

Source: Instagram Geolocation