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Information about Whittier

The city of Whittier is located in the state of California. Its area, population and other key information are listed below.
For all your administrative procedures, you can go to the Whittier City Hall at the address and schedules indicated on this page or contact the City Hall’s Customer Service by phone or by email depending on your preference or on the service's availability.
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Municipality reviews4.7 / 5 for Whittier by Cities and Towns in the United States the 1 January 2018

Whittier’s Administration

Address of Whittier mayorWhittierCity hall Whittier
13230 Penn Street

Whittier CA 90602
United States

http://www.cityofwhittier.org
city hall phone number+1 562-945-8200
city hall fax numberNot available
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Whittier CA official websitewww.cityofwhittier.org
Whittier town mayorOwen Newcomer

Whittier town demography

Name of Whittier town’s inhabitants (demonym)Not available
DateCurrent valueClassed by Region/Country
Number of inhabitants85 331 population85 / 355
Whittier town population density5 831,3 pop/sq mi (2 251,5 pop/km²)

List of Passport Facilities in Whittier, CA

How to get a passport in Whittier CA ? There are 3 passport offices in Whittier, try one of these
Name Street Phone
WHITTIER MAIN POST OFFICE8520 S. MICHIGAN AVE5629073910
WHITTIER PUBLIC LIBRARY7344 S. WASHINGTON AVENUE5625679900
WHITTWOOD BRANCH LIBRARY10537 SANTA GERTRUDES5625679950

Schools in Whittier CA

Elementary schools in Whittier

Ada S. Nelson Elementary

District of Los Nietos
Low grade : K, High grade : 6
Students : 436

Aeolian Elementary

District of Los Nietos
Low grade : K, High grade : 6
Students : 495

Carmela Elementary

District of South Whittier Elementary
Low grade : K, High grade : 6
Students : 440

Ceres Elementary

District of East Whittier City Elementary
Low grade : K, High grade : 5
Students : 395

Christian Sorensen Elementary

District of Whittier City Elementary
Low grade : K, High grade : 5
Students : 479

Daniel Phelan Elementary

District of Whittier City Elementary
Low grade : K, High grade : 5
Students : 545

Evergreen Elementary

District of East Whittier City Elementary
Low grade : K, High grade : 5
Students : 456

Howard J. McKibben Elementary

District of South Whittier Elementary
Low grade : K, High grade : 6
Students : 383

Jordan Elementary

District of Lowell Joint
Low grade : K, High grade : 6
Students : 377

La Colima Elementary

District of East Whittier City Elementary
Low grade : K, High grade : 5
Students : 492

Lake Marie Elementary

District of South Whittier Elementary
Low grade : K, High grade : 6
Students : 252

Laurel Elementary

District of East Whittier City Elementary
Low grade : K, High grade : 5
Students : 632

Leffingwell Elementary

District of East Whittier City Elementary
Low grade : K, High grade : 5
Students : 622

Loma Vista Elementary

District of South Whittier Elementary
Low grade : K, High grade : 6
Students : 510

Longfellow Elementary

District of Whittier City Elementary
Low grade : K, High grade : 5
Students : 581

Los Altos Elementary

District of South Whittier Elementary
Low grade : K, High grade : 3
Students : 354

Lou Henry Hoover Elementary

District of Whittier City Elementary
Low grade : K, High grade : 5
Students : 451

Lydia Jackson Elementary

District of Whittier City Elementary
Low grade : K, High grade : 5
Students : 429

Meadow Green Elementary

District of Lowell Joint
Low grade : K, High grade : 6
Students : 500

Mill Elementary

District of Whittier City Elementary
Low grade : K, High grade : 5
Students : 439

Monte Vista Middle

District of South Whittier Elementary
Low grade : 3, High grade : 6
Students : 277

Mulberry Elementary

District of East Whittier City Elementary
Low grade : K, High grade : 5
Students : 569

Murphy Ranch Elementary

District of East Whittier City Elementary
Low grade : K, High grade : 5
Students : 559

Ocean View Elementary

District of East Whittier City Elementary
Low grade : K, High grade : 5
Students : 770

Orange Grove Elementary

District of Whittier City Elementary
Low grade : K, High grade : 5
Students : 408

Orchard Dale Elementary

District of East Whittier City Elementary
Low grade : K, High grade : 5
Students : 589

Scott Avenue Elementary

District of East Whittier City Elementary
Low grade : K, High grade : 5
Students : 615

Wallen L. Andrews Elementary

District of Whittier City Elementary
Low grade : K, High grade : 8
Students : 634

West Whittier Elementary

District of Whittier City Elementary
Low grade : K, High grade : 5
Students : 358

Whittier Independent Study

District of Whittier City Elementary
Low grade : K, High grade : 8
Students : 1

Middle schools in Whittier

East Whittier Middle

District of East Whittier City Elementary
Low grade : 6, High grade : 8
Students : 1235

Granada Middle

District of East Whittier City Elementary
Low grade : 6, High grade : 8
Students : 1153

Hillview Middle

District of East Whittier City Elementary
Low grade : 6, High grade : 8
Students : 681

Katherine Edwards Middle

District of Whittier City Elementary
Low grade : 6, High grade : 8
Students : 714

Rancho-Starbuck Intermediate

District of Lowell Joint
Low grade : 7, High grade : 8
Students : 790

Richard L. Graves Middle

District of South Whittier Elementary
Low grade : 7, High grade : 8
Students : 697

Walter F. Dexter Middle

District of Whittier City Elementary
Low grade : 6, High grade : 8
Students : 1015

Whittier Area Community Day

District of Whittier City Elementary
Low grade : 6, High grade : 8
Students : 5

High schools in Whittier

California High

District of Whittier Union High
Low grade : 9, High grade : 12
Students : 2818

El Camino High (Continuation)

District of Norwalk-La Mirada Unified
Low grade : 9, High grade : 12
Students : 260

Frontier High (Continuation)

District of Whittier Union High
Low grade : 9, High grade : 12
Students : 514

La Serna High

District of Whittier Union High
Low grade : 9, High grade : 12
Students : 2731

Pioneer High

District of Whittier Union High
Low grade : 9, High grade : 12
Students : 1413

Sierra Vista High (Alternative)

District of Whittier Union High
Low grade : 9, High grade : 12
Students : 313

Whittier High

District of Whittier Union High
Low grade : 9, High grade : 12
Students : 1938

Private schools in Whittier

Calvary Chapel Christian School Of Whittier

Low grade : 1, High grade : 12
Students : 30

Carden Whittier School

Low grade : PK, High grade : 8
Students : 225

Faith Lutheran Church & School

Low grade : PK, High grade : 2
Students : 36

Family Life Center Christian Academy

Low grade : 3, High grade : 12
Students : 20

Hadley School

Low grade : PK, High grade : 2
Students : 79

Joyland Nursery School & Kindergarten

Low grade : K, High grade : K
Students : 3

Lad N Lassie Preschool

Low grade : PK, High grade : K
Students : 101

L'Heritage Francais

Low grade : PK, High grade : 5
Students : 82

Mulberry Tree Preschool

Low grade : K, High grade : K
Students : 20

Primanti Montessori School Whittier

Low grade : PK, High grade : 8
Students : 148

Shepherd Center Pre School

Low grade : PK, High grade : K
Students : 30

St Bruno Parish School

Low grade : K, High grade : 8
Students : 317

St Gregory The Great School

Low grade : K, High grade : 8
Students : 256

St Mary Of The Assumption School

Low grade : K, High grade : 8
Students : 260

Trinity Lutheran School

Low grade : K, High grade : 7
Students : 31

Whittier Christian Schools - Newlin Campus

Low grade : PK, High grade : 8
Students : 195

Whittier Friends School

Low grade : PK, High grade : 6
Students : 29

Whittier Monterssori School

Low grade : PK, High grade : K
Students : 13

Schools near Whittier

The top 3 most popular banks in Whittier

There are 18 bank branches in Whittier.
Bank of America, National Association is the most popular bank in town with 4, followed by JPMorgan Chase Bank, National Association with 4 and then Wells Fargo Bank, National Association with 2.

Find below all banks in Whittier :

Bank's name Number of banks Service Type
Bank of America, National Association4Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
JPMorgan Chase Bank, National Association4Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Wells Fargo Bank, National Association2Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
U.S. Bank National Association2Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Citibank, National Association2Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Friendly Hills Bank1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Banc of California, National Association1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Bank of Whittier, National Association1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Pacific Western Bank1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
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Whittier town administrative number

Whittier town code0685292
Whittier town postcode90602

Information about Whittier

Cities twinned with WhittierCurrently, the town Whittier isn’t twinned
Town’s namesake
Natural parkWhittier isn't a part of any natural park

Toponymy and translation of Whittier town

Arabic: ويتيرBulgarian: УитиърPersian: وایتیر
Japanese: ウィッティアKorean: 휘티어Russian: Уиттиер
Serbian: ВитијерChinese: 惠提尔 

Whittier town territory

Whittier town area14,63 sq mi (37,90 km²)
Whittier town altitude338 Altitude feet
Geographical coordinatesLatitude: 33.9668
Longitude: -118.02
Latitude: 33° 58' 0'' North
Longitude: 118° 1' 12'' West
Time zone
UTC -8:00 (America/Los_Angeles)
Summer time : UTC -7:00
Winter time : UTC -8:00
Local time

Distance between Whittier and country’s main cities

New York City : 3931 kmLos Angeles : 37 km closestChicago : 2788 km
Houston : 2185 kmPhiladelphia : 3835 kmPhoenix : 551 km
San Antonio : 1910 kmSan Diego : 152 kmDallas : 1977 km
San Jose : 505 kmJacksonville : 3433 kmIndianapolis : 2895 km
San Francisco : 616 kmAustin : 1950 kmColumbus : 3166 km

Hotel offers in Whittier

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Nearby hotel : Whittier Travel Inn
Whittier Travel Inn
Address : 11140 Whittier Boulevard : 55 $US / 85 $US - 28
Conveniently located off of Interstate 605, this Whittier motel is 23 miles from Los Angeles city centre. Free Wi-Fi is included in all guest rooms. Free parking is available on-site.
Nearby hotel : Best Whittier Inn
Best Whittier Inn
Address : 14226 Whittier boulevard : 55 $US / 0 $US - 44
Located 2 miles away from Whittier College, this motel serves a daily lite breakfast and has guest rooms with free Wi-Fi. It offers an on-site sports bar and free guest parking.
Nearby hotel : Vagabond Inn Whittier
Vagabond Inn Whittier
Address : 14125 East Whittier Boulevard : 70 $US / 80 $US - 49
Located off Interstate 605, this Whittier motel offers an outdoor pool and free guest parking. It serves a daily continental breakfast. Knott's Berry Farm is 11 miles away.
Nearby hotel : Motel 6 Los Angeles - Whittier
Motel 6 Los Angeles - Whittier
Address : 8221 South Pioneer Boulevard : 46 $US / 66 $US - 98
Motel 6 Los Angeles – Whittier is 5.5 km from Whittier College and 4.2 miles from Rose Hills Memorial Park. It offers an outdoor pool, a coin-operated laundrette and free parking on site.
Nearby hotel : Radisson Hotel Whittier
Radisson Hotel Whittier
Address : 7320 Greenleaf Avenue : 79 $US / 199 $US - 202
Located in Whittier, California, 15 miles from Disneyland, this hotel offers on-site dining and a seasonal outdoor pool. A gym is located on site. All comfortably furnished guest rooms include free Wi-Fi.

Leisure and activities in the Whittier town’s surrounding area

Zoo
Santa Ana Zoo
to Santa Ana 29.9 km
Golf course
Friendly Hills Country ClubCandlewood Country Club
Riveridge Golf Course
to Pico Rivera 6.8 km
Hacienda Golf Club
to La Habra Heights 6.9 km
La Mirada Golf Club
to La Mirada 7.3 km
Norwalk Golf Center
to Norwalk 7.4 km
California Country ClubWestridge Golf Club
to La Habra 7.7 km
Los Coyotes Country Club
to Fullerton 9.2 km
The Buena Park Golf Center
to Buena Park 9.3 km