From the words of a poet, “"My Name I Give To Thee: Dear Town, for whom the flowers are born, stars shine, and happy songbirds sing. What can my evening give to thy morn, my Winter to Thy Spring? A life not void of pure intent with small desert of praise or blame; The Love I felt, the good I meant, I leave Thee with My Name.” this poem embodies the beauty and history of a small California town named Whittier. Whittier is located in Los Angeles County and about 12 miles southeast of the City of Los Angeles. The population of Whittier is around 87,000 according the a 2010 census report and is 14.8 square miles in size. Many residents who call whittier home describe the town as historical, highly developed, upscale and extremely safe.
If you are looking to buy a home in Whittier the median price for a single family home is around $414,000, but can fluctuate depending on the type of home along with the size, location and style. Buyers looking for older more classically built homes can find them in the 4 main historical districts of Whittier that are, The Hadley/Greenleaf District, Central Park District, College Hill District and the Earlham Historic District. Along with a large selection of older homes whittier also includes many modern houses in a variety of different styles and sizes.
What does Whittier have to offer? The small town has an astonishing number of businesses and job opportunities for any new family or individual looking to move to the area. Whittier offers 517 retail stores, 9 hotels, 35 manufacturing plants, 405 professional services, 7 car dealerships, 193 restaurants and over 250 specialty shops and so the list goes on and on! The fortunate population that has chosen to call Whittier home has an abundant variety of fine dining restaurants, shopping areas, and recreational activities to choose from, not to mention being just a stone throw away for the exciting city of Los Angeles. If you are interested in purchasing a home here in Whittier, California, please don’t hesitate to call us so we may assist you!
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