Whittier, California 

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Population

83,194

+2.2% since 2020

Unemployment Rate

11.2%

Median Income

$65,583

Median Home Price

$642,000

Median Age

36.8

Comfort Index (Climate)

9.5 / 8.9

summer / winter

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Best Places to Live in Whittier, California

National-center complex - Southern California Coast, south and west of the San Bernardino Mountains. June, May and October are the most pleasant months in Whittier, while January and December are the least comfortable months.
Zip Codes: 90601 90602 90603
Cost of Living: 56.7% higher
Time zone: Pacific Standard Time (PST)
Elevation: 104 ft above sea level
Whittier, CA Housing Market
Least Expensive HomesHomes Over 2,000 Sq. Ft.
Median Home ValueHomes less than 10 yrs old
Most Expensive HomesAll Single Family Homes
Pros
Entertainment
Coastline and beach areas
Big-city amenities
Cons
Overcrowding
Air quality
Cost of living


What Bert Has To Say About Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim Metro Area

In the mid–20th century, the complex Los Angeles–Long Beach area started as a warm-weather paradise with a strong economic base and the attraction of cosmopolitan adventure. The area is huge. Because of earthquake risk and the increasing importance of the automobile, the city built outward—into every nook and cranny of available level land for miles—rather than upward


Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Whittier is 11.2% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). Recent job growth is Positive. Whittier jobs have increased by 0.7%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Whittier's cost of living is 56.7% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Whittier's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
June, May and October are the most pleasant months in Whittier, while January and December are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather | Climate Averages

VOTING
In the last Presidential election, Los Angeles county remained overwhelmingly Democratic, 71.0% to 26.9%. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Whittier's population is 83,194 people. Since 2020, it has had a population growth of 2.2%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 32.8 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Whittier is Real Estate: $642,000. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 3.3%.

SCHOOLS
Whittier public schools spend $9,024 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 27.1 students per teacher in Whittier. More Education



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Housing Market in Whittier

It's a good time to buy in Whittier. Home Appreciation is up 17.3% in the last 12 months.
The median home price in Whittier is $642,000.
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Reviews for Whittier   6 Reviews
Happy Resident - 12/20/2017
I have lived in Whittier for over 15 years.Whittier is a great place to live. The City Council has spent millions on street improvements especially on the entrances to... Read More

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East Whittier City School District - 12/1/2013
The EWCSD has some really good schools. Management needs some work, but great, caring... Read More

St Gregory the Great School - 8/11/2012
I have been a parent at St Gregory for almost 5 years now, I am extremely pleased, the teachers have gone above and beyond to educate our children to the fullest to... Read More


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ZIP CODES IN WHITTIER, CALIFORNIA
90601 90602 90603

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