Families looking for single family three - four bedroom homes can find properties for sale within Whittier that are next to many of the local schools and still close to commuting routes. You can find homes with a swimming pool, homes on a cul-de sack and even some homes with a little extra space in the back yard. Condos, townhomes and other properties are found in Whittier as well so whatever you are specifically looking for, chances are you can find it in Whittier.
Shopping, Attractions & Activities
Whittier has a lot to offer home owners such as close proximity to retail shops, parks, schools and plenty of dining options! For the outdoor enthusiests you'll find wilderness parks with hiking and biking options at such places as the Greenway Trail that runs through the city. Huntington Beach is roughly 25 miles away for the beach lovers looking to live close to the beach but not too close.
Public transportation options include buses operated by Montebello Bus Lines and the Metropolitan Transit Authority. The nearest Metrolink train station is approximately five miles away in Norwalk. There is an Amtrak station approximately 10 miles away in Fullerton. Los Angeles International Airport, Bob Hope Airport and John Wayne Airport are less than 30 miles away.
Nine elementary schools and two middle schools are part of Whittier City School District. The city's five high schools belong to Whittier Union High School District. Students in kindergarten through 12th grade can attend private schools in the city.