Moving to South Whittier, made easy

Get housing costs, school ratings, safety rankings, walkability scores,
and more with our ultimate South Whittier guide.

A quiet residential suburb.
Studio / 1 BR
0% Complete
N/A
2 Bedrooms
69% Complete
1,798
3 Bedrooms
89% Complete
2,298
4 Bedrooms
100% Complete
2,588

Good For
  • Families
  • Professionals

 

What's around
  • 17 Schools
  • 1 Shops
  • 0 Fitness options
  • 2 Restaurants
  • 0 Grocery stores/markets
  • 0 Banks
  • 0 Nightlife options

 


PUBLIC TRANSITPoor

WALKABILITYPoor
Safety

South Whittier has a below average violent crime rate and a low property crime rate for Los Angeles.

  WHAT’S LIVING IN South Whittier LIKE?

Located in Southeast LA, South Whittier is a suburban neighborhood of about 57,000 people. This is an almost exlclusively residential area, so you'll have to head elsewhere for shopping, dining, and other activities. What you will find are here are quiet streets of modest single-family homes. Residents speak highly of the tightknit community and say neighbors look out for each other. 

South Whittier is bordered on the north and east by Whittier, on the south by East La Mirada and La Mirada, and on the west by Santa Fe Springs.

 

Commute:
Burbank: 25 miles / 50-100 minutes by car / 130 minutes by transit
Century City: 25.2 miles / 70-130 minutes by car / 135 minutes by transit
Downtown LA: 16.3 miles / 35-80 minutes by car / 40-50 minutes by transit
Santa Monica: 30.9 miles / 75-140 minutes by car / 110-120 minutes by transit

South Whittier Los Angeles Neighborhood Photo

 

Local Flavor   South Whittier LOCAL schools

PK-5 GRADES
Ceres Elementary School
Parent Rating:
Type:Public
Distance:0.17 mi
PK-8 GRADES
St. Gregory The Great
Parent Rating:
Type:Private
Distance:0.26 mi
K-12 GRADES
Walker Academy
Parent Rating:
Type:Private
Distance:0.29 mi
K-6 GRADES
Howard J. Mckibben Elementary School
Parent Rating:
Type:Public
Distance:0.50 mi
PK-1 GRADES
Faith Lutheran Church & School
Parent Rating:
Type:Private
Distance:0.67 mi

 

Photo Credits: Thanks to @Bruce Martin, @bmdrumz, @lalanaenriquez, @calkeepr, @15bri95, @mrdeealexander, @basstard4u, @m.j.m_momma03, @ang.j.rodriguez, @christieptm, @xtreme_detailing, @errixx__, @josephtattoos, @jasontoddofficial, @jayygee72, @treatxyourself, @candlewoodcc, @shopinwhittier, @kwdougtherealtor for your great photos of this neighborhood! 

 

Do you have photos you'd like to share? Send 'em in to photos@goodmigrations.com

Move here from anywhere.

Get free quotes from awesome international movers.
Compare all your quotes in one place. Book the right mover for you.

You might also like...
Or get personalized neighborhood recommendations from our Neighborhood Explorer
have anything to add? Are you a local expert? We're always looking for the best intel on neighborhoods, so send us a message if you have any tips
Desktop Version

© 2017 GoodMigrations LLC. All rights reserved.

The GoodMigrations logo and the Cost/Time/Condition metric are service marks of GoodMigrations LLC. Terms  Privacy Policy