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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2021 Demographic Overview
POPULATION
 
 
Total Estimated Population: 85,591
Growth Rate 2010-2021: 0.30%
Growth Rate 2021-2026: 0.60%
 
 
Average Household Size: 2.98
Median Age: 37.34
Average Household Income: $107,103
 
 
 
HOUSING
 
 
Number of Dwelling Units: 29,679
Owner occupied: 16,341  -  57.96%
Renter occupied: 11,852  -  42.04%
 
Median Home Price: $658,651
 
 
 
BUSINESS
 
 
Total Employed: 42,293
Not in Labor Force: 24,722
Unemployment Rate: 2.64%
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: 25.02%
Associate Degree: 9.23%
Bachelor's Degree: 16.36%
Master's Degree: 8.29%
Doctorate Degree: 0.72%