Whittier is a wonderful community located in Los Angeles County. You can find a wide variety of homes in the area of Whittier the turn-of-the-century charmers in uptown area, to many others others built in the 1950’s. Areas in the hills including “Friendly Hills” were custom homes built primarily 1960 forward.
The City of Whittier consists of 14.6 square miles, yet beyond that you will find large portions of Whittier which are in unincorporated areas with a Whittier mailing address.
To provide you with a perspective of location, if you lived in Whittier anywhere around City Hall you would be approximately:
12 Miles South/East of Los Angeles
21 Miles North/West of Disneyland, the “Happiest Place on Earth”
20 Miles East of LAX ~ Los Angeles International Airport
27 Miles West of Ontario International Airport
24 Miles North/West of John Wayne Airport in Orange County
420 Miles South of from San Francisco
115 Miles North of San Diego
Interesting Places in Whittier:
The well known, PRESBYTERIAN INTERCOMMUNITY HOSPITAL, 12401 E WASHINGTON BLVD where Lambert Rd. meets Washington Blvd. just south of Whittier Blvd.
East Whittier’s WHITTIER HOSPITAL, 15151 JANINE DR, north of Whittier Blvd. and East of Colima.