Whittier, California 

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Population

86,852

+2.2% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

5.2%

Median Income

$65,583

Median Home Price

$567,600

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.

Pros
Entertainment
Coastline and beach areas
Big-city amenities
Cons
Overcrowding
Air quality
Cost of living
 $559,900 
12709 Flomar Dr
Bed 3 | Bath 1 | 1170 SqFt
 $599,000 
11037 Chadsey Dr
Bed 4 | Bath 2 | 1628 SqFt
 $635,000 
717 Basetdale Ave
Bed 3 | Bath 2 | 1254 SqFt

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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


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QUICK FACTS

City: Whittier
Zip Codes: 90601 90602 90603
Time zone: Pacific Standard Time (PST)
Elevation: 104 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Whittier is 5.2% (U.S. avg. is 3.7%). 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
Los Angeles county voted Democratic in the previous five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Whittier's population is 86,852 people. Since 2010, 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 $567,600. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 3.3%. Check out the homes in the area

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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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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