Living in Whittier, CA

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-12-30

Whittier, California Info Snack

Population
86,090
Unemployment
4.0%
Poverty
9.9%
Median Home
$574,400
Median Income
$77,270
Median Rent
$1,354

Whittier SnackAbility

8.5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8.5/10
Housing
9
Affordability
5
Diversity
8.5
Safety
6
Amenities
10
Education
7
Commute
4

Whittier, CA Crime Report

2,114
Total Crimes
2,453.6
Total Crimes / 100k People
-0.93%
Below National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Whittier
/ 100k People
California
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 2,114 2,453.6 2,772.4 2,476.7
Violent Crime 213 247.2 441.2 366.7
Murder 1 1.2 4.3 5.0
Robbery 93 107.9 132.4 81.6
Aggravated Assault 92 106.8 267.1 250.2
Property Crime 1,901 2,206.4 2,331.2 2,109.9
Burglary 318 369.1 386.1 340.5
Larceny 1,278 1,483.3 1,586.3 1,549.5
Car Theft 305 354.0 358.8 219.9

Whittier, CA Cost Of Living

141
Whittier's Overall Cost Of Living
1.4x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Whittier California National Average
Overall 141 140 100
Services 110 111 100
Groceries 116 118 100
Health 109 113 100
Housing 212 196 100
Transportation 130 128 100
Utilities 90 118 100

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Map Of Whittier, CA

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Population over time in Whittier

Year Population % Change
2019 86,090 -0.5%
2018 86,523 -0.4%
2017 86,852 0.3%
2016 86,630 -0.1%
2015 86,688 0.3%
2014 86,400 0.7%
2013 85,832 0.5%
2012 85,423 0.3%
2011 85,161 0.2%
2010 84,997 -

Race / Ethnicity in Whittier

White
24.2% (20,835)
African American
1.0% (901)
American Indian
0.3% (274)
Asian
4.8% (4,097)
Hawaiian
0.0% (22)
Other
1.3% (1,085)
Two Or More
1.1% (920)
Hispanic
67.3% (57,956)
Race Whittier CA USA
White 24.2% 37.2% 60.7%
African American 1.0% 5.5% 12.3%
American Indian 0.3% 0.4% 0.7%
Asian 4.8% 14.3% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.4% 0.2%
Other 1.3% 0.3% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.1% 3.0% 2.4%
Hispanic 67.3% 39.0% 18.0%

Gender in Whittier

Female
50.9% (43,830)
Male
49.1% (42,260)
Gender Whittier CA USA
Female 50.9% 50.3% 50.8%
Male 49.1% 49.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Whittier for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
7.0% (6,026)
9-12th Grade
6.0% (5,165)
High School / GED
27.0% (23,244)
Some College
25.0% (21,522)
Associate's Degree
9.0% (7,748)
Bachelor's Degree
16.0% (13,774)
Master's Degree
8.0% (6,887)
Professional Degree
1.0% (860)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (860)
Education Whittier CA USA
< 9th Grade 7.0% 9.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 6.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 27.0% 20.0% 27.0%
Some College 25.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 9.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 16.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 8.0% 9.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 2.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Whittier, California

Less than $10,000
3.7% (319,003)
$10,000 to $14,999
3.6% (310,211)
$15,000 to $24,999
8.0% (690,126)
$25,000 to $34,999
7.4% (638,320)
$35,000 to $49,999
11.0% (948,845)
$50,000 to $74,999
15.2% (1,306,468)
$75,000 to $99,999
12.8% (1,106,149)
$100,000 to $149,999
20.2% (1,742,585)
$150,000 to $199,999
10.3% (886,677)
$200,000 or more
7.7% (660,612)
Income Whittier CA USA
Less than $10,000 3.7% 4.8% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 3.6% 4.1% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 8.0% 7.5% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 7.4% 7.5% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 11.0% 10.5% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 15.2% 15.5% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 12.8% 12.4% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 20.2% 16.6% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 10.3% 8.9% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 7.7% 12.2% 7.7%

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