With its tall trees, lush landscaping, vibrant wildlife, and set two blocks from any major thoroughfare, Gemello offers a quiet retreat away from the hustle and bustle of urban living. Most of the homes in this neighborhood were built in the early 1950s and range from 1,200 square feet to 1,900 square feet, accompanied by nicely sized lots between 5,000 square feet to 7,000 square feet. Over the years, some of the residents have updated or expanded these homes by adding a second story. Though it feels removed, Gemello offers an abundance of nearby recreation and amenities. Located within strolling distance is the gem of the neighborhood, Gemello Park, where the families of the community can gather for outdoor recreation, while El Monte Shopping Center is also set within convenient strolling distance.