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Whittier, Los Angeles County, California

Whittier is a city in Los Angeles County, California. As of the 2014 census, the city population was 87,318. According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 14.6 square miles. An elevation is 365 feet (111.25 m) above sea level. The population density was 5,968 people per square mile. The median age was 36.1 years (California state median age was 36.2 years). For every 100 females there were 103 males.
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Description of the Population
Population (Year: 2014)
87,318 residents
Population Change
+4.3% since 2000 year
Residents Median Age
36.1 years (State: 36.2)
Below the Poverty Line
10.4% (Year: 2015)
Population Males
44,337 residents
Population Females
42,981 residents
Population Urban
100% of residents
Foreign Born Residents
13.5% Latin America, 2.4% Asia
Daytime Population Change
-7,968 (-9.1%)
Live and Work in the City
7,480 (17.5%)
Unemployment (Year: 2015)
4.8% (State: 5.5%)

Elections Results Data

 

    English Language Proficiency by Native Speakers

     

      Whittier Marital Status Data (Over 15 Years Old)

       

        Whittier Residents Living Below the Poverty Line (According to 2015)

         

          Year of Entry for the Foreign-born Whittier Residents

           

            Countries for the Foreign-Born Residents

             
              Financial Information
              Median Sale for Vacant Units (Year: 2015)
              $511,404
              Median Home Value (Year: 2015)
              $500,000 (State: $449,100)
              Changes in Home Value
              +$290,200 since 2000 year
              Median Gross Rent (Year: 2015)
              $1,254
              Median Contract Rent Range (Year: 2015)
              $550 – $808
              Median Rent for Vacant Units (Year: 2015)
              $1,314
              Cost of Living Index (Date: February 2016)
              135 (USA: 100)
              Property Taxes with Mortgage (Year: 2015)
              $3,865 (0.80%)
              Property Taxes without Mortgage (Year: 2015)
              $2,015 (0.40%)
              Median Household Income (Year: 2015)
              $70,256 (State: $64,500)
              Changes in Household Income
              +$21,000 since 2000 year
              Median Per Capita Income (Year: 2015)
              $28,353
              Changes in Per Capita Income
              +$6,944 since 2000 year
              Education Data (by Residents, Schools, Colleges)

              Education attainment (25+ years residents)

               

                Males 25 Years and Older

                 

                  Females 25 Years and Older

                   

                    List of Largest Colleges & Universities

                    • Rio Hondo College
                      Full-time enrollment: 9,610
                      Location: 3600 Workman Mill Rd
                      Public
                      Website: www.riohondo.edu
                    • Whittier College
                      FT enrollment: 1,695
                      Location: 13406 E Philadelphia Street
                      Private, not-for-profit
                      Website: WWW.whittier.edu
                      Offers Doctor’s degree
                    • Southern California University of Health Sciences
                      FT enrollment: 469
                      Location: 16200 East Amber Valley Drive
                      Private, not-for-profit
                      Website: www.scuhs.edu
                      Offers Doctor’s degree

                    Other Colleges & Universities

                    • Biola University
                      about 5 miles
                      La Mirada, CA
                      Full-time enrollment: 5,325
                    • Hacienda La Puente Adult Education
                      about 5 miles
                      La Puente, CA
                      FT enrollment: 2,750
                    • Cerritos College
                      about 7 miles
                      Norwalk, CA
                      FT enrollment: 13,090
                    • Fullerton College
                      about 9 miles
                      Fullerton, CA
                      FT enrollment: 11,124
                    • East Los Angeles College
                      about 9 miles
                      Monterey Park, CA
                      FT enrollment: 17,297
                    • Cypress College
                      about 10 miles
                      Cypress, CA
                      FT enrollment: 8,732
                    • California State University-Fullerton
                      about 10 miles
                      Fullerton, CA
                      FT enrollment: 28,947

                    List of Largest Public High Schools

                    • WHITTIER HIGH
                      Students: 1,750
                      Location: 12417 E. PHILADELPHIA ST.
                      Grades: 9-12
                    • LA SERNA HIGH
                      Students: 1,697
                      Location: 15301 E. YOUNGWOOD DR.
                      Grades: 9-12
                    • PIONEER HIGH
                      Students: 1,090
                      Location: 10800 BEN AVON
                      Grades: 9-12
                    • FRONTIER HIGH
                      CONTINUATION
                    • SIERRA VISTA HIGH
                      ALTERNATIVE
                    • EL CAMINO HIGH
                      CONTINUATION
                    • TRI-CITIES ROP
                      Location: 10800 BENAVON ST.
                      UNIT E
                      Grades: 11-12
                    • CALIFORNIA HIGH
                      Location: 9800 S. MILLS AVE.
                      Grades: 9-12

                    List of Largest Private High Schools

                    • CALVARY CHAPEL CHRISTIAN SCHOOL OF WHITTIER
                      Students: 54
                      Location: 12817 HADLEY ST
                      Grades: 1-12
                    • FAMILY LIFE CENTER CHRISTIAN ACADEMY
                      Students: 27
                      Location: 7435 NORWALK BLVD
                      Grades: 5-12
                    • REMNANT CHRISTIAN SCHOOL
                      Students: 8
                      Location: 7346 PAINTER AVE
                      Grades: 7-11

                    List of Largest Public Middle Schools

                    • WALTER F. DEXTER MIDDLE
                      Students: 1,213
                      Location: 11532 E. FLORAL DR.
                      Grades: 6-8
                    • HILLVIEW MIDDLE
                      Students: 965
                      Location: 10931 S. STAMY RD.
                      Grades: 6-8
                    • KATHERINE EDWARDS MIDDLE
                      Students: 946
                      Location: 6812 S. NORWALK BLVD.
                      Grades: 6-8
                    • GRANADA MIDDLE
                      Students: 942
                      Location: 15337 LEMON DR.
                      Grades: 6-8
                    • RICHARD L. GRAVES MIDDLE
                      Students: 829
                      Location: 13243 E. LOS NIETOS RD.
                      Grades: 7-8
                    • RANCHO-STARBUCK INTERMEDIATE
                      Students: 741
                      Location: 16430 WOODBRIER DR.
                      Grades: 7-8
                    • LAUREL ELEMENTARY
                      Students: 555
                      Location: 13550 LAMBERT RD.
                      Grades: KG-5
                    • OCEAN VIEW ELEMENTARY
                      Students: 499
                      Location: 14359 E. SECOND ST.
                      Grades: KG-5
                    • ORCHARD DALE ELEMENTARY
                      Students: 437
                      Location: 10625 S. COLE RD.
                      Grades: KG-5
                    • MONTE VISTA MIDDLE
                      Students: 437
                      Location: 12000 LOMA DR.
                      Grades: 4-6

                    List of Largest Private Middle Schools

                    • WHITTIER CHRISTIAN SCHOOLS-MAYBROOK CAMPUS
                      Students: 380
                      Location: 11700 MAYBROOK AVE
                      Grades: PK-6
                    • WHITTIER CHRISTIAN SCHOOLS – NEWLIN CAMPUS
                      Students: 335
                      Location: 6548 NEWLIN AVE
                      Grades: PK-8
                    • CARDEN WHITTIER SCHOOL
                      Students: 319
                      Location: 11537 GROVEDALE DR
                      Grades: PK-8
                    • ST BRUNO PARISH SCHOOL
                      Students: 308
                      Location: 15700 CITRUSTREE RD
                      Grades: KG-8
                    • ST MARY OF THE ASSUMPTION SCHOOL
                      Students: 216
                      Location: 7218 PICKERING AVE
                      Grades: KG-8
                    • ST GREGORY THE GREAT SCHOOL
                      Students: 207
                      Location: 13925 TELEGRAPH RD
                      Grades: PK-8
                    • PLYMOUTH CHRISTIAN SCHOOL
                      Students: 170
                      Location: 12058 BEVERLY BLVD
                      Grades: PK-6
                    • PRIMANTI MONTESSORI SCHOOL WHITTIER
                      Students: 153
                      Location: 10947 VALLEY HOME AVE
                      Grades: PK-8
                    • TRINITY LUTHERAN SCHOOL
                      Students: 77
                      Location: 11716 FLORAL DR
                      Grades: PK-8
                    • ORALINGUA SCHOOL NORTH WHITTIER
                      Students: 71
                      Location: 7056 WASHINGTON AVE
                      Grades: PK-7
                    Whittier Police Department
                    Full-time Employees (Year: 2015)
                    169 policemen
                    Full-time Law Enforcement Officers
                    118 policemen
                    Officers per 1,000 Residents
                    1.34 policemen (State: 2.31)
                    Labor Market Description

                    Unemployment Rate

                     

                      Male: Employment in Industries (Services)

                       

                        Female: Employment in Industries (Services)

                         

                          Male: Most Common Occupations

                           

                            Female: Most Common Occupations

                             
                              Whittier Infrastructure
                              Grocery Stores in the City
                              2,084 stores
                              Grocery Stores per 10,000 Citizens
                              2.12 (State: 2.14)
                              Supercenters in the City
                              32 centers
                              Supercenters per 10,000 Citizens
                              0.03 (State: 0.04)
                              Convenience Stores not at Gas Stations
                              567 stores
                              Convenience Stores per 10,000 (no Gas)
                              0.58 (State: 0.62)
                              Convenience Stores at Gas Stations
                              1,206 stores
                              Convenience Stores per 10,000 (with Gas)
                              1.23 (State: 1.49)
                              Number of Restaurants in the City
                              7,008 restaurants
                              Restaurants per 10,000 Citizens
                              7.15 (State: 7.42)
                              Number of Houses in the City
                              29,040

                              Hospitals in Whittier

                              • CASA ROSA
                                8242 WESTMAN
                              • DOCTORS SURGERY CENTER OF WHITTIER
                                8135 SO PAINTER AVE
                              • PRESBYTERIAN INTERCOMMUNITY HOSPITAL
                                Voluntary non-profit – Private
                                12401 E WASHINGTON BLVD
                              • THE HOSPICE HOUSE PRESBYTERIAN INTERCOMMUNITY
                                10742 VALLEY VIEW
                              • WHITTIER HOSPITAL MEDICAL CENTER
                                Proprietary
                                9080 COLIMA RD
                              • BEEMANS SANITARIUM
                                14015 E TELEGRAPH RD
                              • DOCTORS CONVALESCENT HOSPITAL
                                7926 S PAINTER AVE
                              • PRESBYTERIAN INTERCOMM HOSP DP/SNF
                                12401 WASHINGTON BLVD.
                              • SHEA REHABILITATION HEALTHCARE
                                7716 S PICKERING AVENUE
                              • SOCAL POST-ACUTE CARE
                                7931 S. SORENSON AVE.
                              • THE ORCHARD – POST ACUTE CARE
                                12385 E. WASHINGTON BLVD
                              • WHITTIER HILLS HEALTH CARE CTR
                                10426 BOGARDUS AVE
                              • DAVITA-SANTA FE SPRINGS DIALYSIS
                                11147 WASHINGTON BLVD.
                              • DAVITA-WHITTIER DIALYSIS CENTER
                                10055 WHITTWOOD DRIVE
                                SUITE A
                              • INTERCOMMUNITY DIALYSIS CENTER
                                12455 WASHINGTON BLVD.
                              • WHITTIER KIDNEY DIALYSIS CENTER
                                16417 E. WHITTIER BLVD.
                              • 81 HOME HEALTH SERVICES
                                14442 EAST WHITTIER BLVD SUITE 204
                              • LEGACY HOMECARE, INC
                                11036 WASHINGTON BLVD SUITE A
                              • PULSE HEALTH SERVICES
                                15111 E WHITTIER BLVD
                                STE 310

                              Airports & Heliports in Whittier

                              • Pih Health Heliport
                                31CL

                              Amtrak Stations in Whittier

                              • 9 miles: FULLERTON (120 E. SANTA FE AVE.)
                                Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, full-service food facilities, free short-term parking, paid long-term parking, taxi stand, public transit connection.
                              • 14 miles: LOS ANGELES (800 N. ALAMEDA ST.)
                                Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, snack bar, free short-term parking, paid long-term parking, car rental agency, taxi stand, public transit connection.
                              • 14 miles: ANAHEIM (2150 KATELLA AVE.)
                                Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for car rental service, call for taxi service.

                              Average Travel Time to Work

                               

                                Means of Transportation for Getting to Work

                                 
                                  Other Information

                                  Whittier by Race (According to 2015)

                                   

                                    Median Unit Value (According to 2015)

                                     

                                      Crime Rates per 100,000 Residents (According to 2015)

                                       

                                        Natural Disasters in Whittier

                                         

                                          Air Quality Information

                                           
                                            Common Weather Information
                                            Earthquakes Average Activity
                                            713% (Greater then US)
                                            Number of Natural Disasters
                                            52 pc. (State: 13 pc.)
                                            Number of Major Disasters
                                            26 pc.
                                            Number of Emergencies Disasters
                                            3 pc.
                                            Google Map of Whittier
                                            ZIP Codes for Whittier: 90603
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