The area soon became known as a thriving citrus ranching region, with “Quaker Brand” fruit being shipped all over the United States. Beginning in 1887, walnut trees were planted, and Whittier became the largest walnut grower in the United States.
|Straight line distance||22.18 mi||35.69 km|
|Driving distance||24 mi||38.42 km|
Whittier is 37% safer than other cities in the U.S. and 47% safer than other cities in California . The city has approximately 51 public schools, including Whittier High School, where Back to the Future was filmed.
is a city in the San Gabriel Valley region of Los Angeles County.
The Whittier CA crime rate for 2018 was 267.65 per 100,000 population, a 22.26% decline from 2017. The Whittier CA crime rate for 2017 was 344.27 per 100,000 population, a 17.24% increase from 2016. The Whittier CA crime rate for 2016 was 293.65 per 100,000 population, a 8.34% increase from 2015.
English: occupational name for a white-leather dresser, from Middle English whit ‘white’ + taw(i)er ‘tawer’ (from an agent derivative of Middle English taw(en) ‘to prepare’).
With a population of 85,098 people and 42 constituent neighborhoods, Whittier is the 84th largest community in California. Housing costs in Whittier are among some of the highest in the nation, although real estate prices here don’t compare to real estate prices in the most expensive communities in California.
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