Whittier, California
The Right Fit for Your Business
Friendly City, Quaker Founded
Planning the Future, Preserving the Past
Excellent Housing, Neighborhoods
and Schools
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2019 Demographic Overview
POPULATION
 
 
Total Population: 87,179
Growth Rate 2010-2019: 2.17%
Growth Rate 2019-2024: 2.07%
 
 
Average Household Size: 2.98
Median Age: 38.50
Average Household Income: $101,394
 
 
 
HOUSING
 
 
Number of Dwelling Units: 30,104
Owner occupied: 16,643  -  57.90%
Renter occupied: 12,100  -  42.10%
 
Median Home Price: $588,080
Median Rental Rate: $1,124
 
 
 
BUSINESS
 
 
Total Employed: 42,173
Not in Labor Force: 25,101
Unemployment Rate: 3.38%
Largest Employers:
  • PIH Health Hospital
  • Interhealth Corp
  • Community College Rio Hondo
  • Los Angeles County Sanitation
  • Whittier Hospital Medical Center
 
MAJOR SALES TAX BUSINESS CLUSTERS
 
 
General Commercial Goods: 1,505 businesses
Business and Industry: 518 businesses
Building & Construction: 88 businesses
Restaurants & Hotels: 275 businesses
Fuel & Service Stations: 23 businesses
Food & Drugs: 98 businesses
Auto & Transportation: 251 businesses
 
 
 
EDUCATION
 
 
Some College: 25.12%
Associate Degree: 10.03%
Bachelor's Degree: 15.51%
Master's Degree: 7.56%
Doctorate Degree: 0.70%