Whittier, CA (Broadway Ave / Whittier Blvd)




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About Whittier, CA (Broadway Ave / Whittier Blvd)


Real Estate Prices and Overview

Broadway Ave / Whittier Blvd median real estate price is $466,368, which is more expensive than 47.6% of the neighborhoods in California and 85.6% of the neighborhoods in the U.S.

The average rental price in Broadway Ave / Whittier Blvd is currently $1,833, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. Rents here are currently lower in price than 43.9% of California neighborhoods.

Broadway Ave / Whittier Blvd is an urban neighborhood (based on population density) located in Whittier, California.

Broadway Ave / Whittier Blvd real estate is primarily made up of medium sized (three or four bedroom) to small (studio to two bedroom) single-family homes and townhomes. Most of the residential real estate is owner occupied. Many of the residences in the Broadway Ave / Whittier Blvd neighborhood are older, well-established, built between 1940 and 1969. A number of residences were also built before 1940.

In Broadway Ave / Whittier Blvd, the current vacancy rate is 3.1%, which is a lower rate of vacancies than 87.4% of all neighborhoods in the U.S. This means that the housing supply in Broadway Ave / Whittier Blvd is very tight compared to the demand for property here.

Notable & Unique Neighborhood Characteristics

The way a neighborhood looks and feels when you walk or drive around it, from its setting, its buildings, and its flavor, can make all the difference. This neighborhood has some really cool things about the way it looks and feels as revealed by NeighborhoodScout's exclusive research. This might include anything from the housing stock to the types of households living here to how people get around.

Notable & Unique: Diversity

Did you know that the Broadway Ave / Whittier Blvd neighborhood has more Mexican ancestry people living in it than nearly any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 70.9% of this neighborhood's residents have Mexican ancestry.

Notable & Unique: Real Estate

The Broadway Ave / Whittier Blvd neighborhood has earned the amazing distinction of having one of the highest rates of detached, single-family homes of any neighborhood in the U.S. With 97.3% of the residential real estate here made up of free-standing single-family homes, there is a greater proportion of single-family homes here than in 96.2% of all neighborhoods in America.

Notable & Unique: Car Ownership

Most American households own a car or other vehicle. Many own two cars or perhaps three. In the United States, it is useful to have an automobile not only for commuting, but also for shopping and getting to other services one needs. But NeighborhoodScout's analysis revealed that households in the Broadway Ave / Whittier Blvd neighborhood have a highly unusual car ownership. Residents of this neighborhood must really love automobiles. NeighborhoodScout's Analysis reveals that 36.4% of the households here have four, five, or more cars. That is more cars per household than in 95.0% of the neighborhoods in the nation.


The Neighbors

The Neighbors: Income

There are two complementary measures for understanding the income of a neighborhood's residents: the average and the extremes. While a neighborhood may be relatively wealthy overall, it is equally important to understand the rate of people - particularly children - who are living at or below the federal poverty line, which is extremely low income. Some neighborhoods with a lower average income may actually have a lower childhood poverty rate than another with a higher average income, and this helps us understand the conditions and character of a neighborhood.

The neighbors in the Broadway Ave / Whittier Blvd neighborhood in Whittier are upper-middle income, making it an above average income neighborhood. NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis reveals that this neighborhood has a higher income than 78.7% of the neighborhoods in America. In addition, 6.0% of the children seventeen and under living in this neighborhood are living below the federal poverty line, which is a lower rate of childhood poverty than is found in 74.8% of America's neighborhoods.

The Neighbors: Occupations

What we choose to do for a living reflects who we are. Each neighborhood has a different mix of occupations represented, and together these tell you about the neighborhood and help you understand if this neighborhood may fit your lifestyle.

In the Broadway Ave / Whittier Blvd neighborhood, 36.0% of the working population is employed in manufacturing and laborer occupations. The second most important occupational group in this neighborhood is executive, management, and professional occupations, with 27.8% of the residents employed. Other residents here are employed in sales and service jobs, from major sales accounts, to working in fast food restaurants (18.9%), and 16.7% in clerical, assistant, and tech support occupations.

The Neighbors: Ethnicity / Ancestry

Culture is shared learned behavior. We learn it from our parents, their parents, our houses of worship, and much of our culture – our learned behavior – comes from our ancestors. That is why ancestry and ethnicity can be so interesting and important to understand: places with concentrations of people of one or more ancestries often express those shared learned behaviors and this gives each neighborhood its own culture. Even different neighborhoods in the same city can have drastically different cultures.

In the Broadway Ave / Whittier Blvd neighborhood in Whittier, CA, residents most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as Mexican (70.9%). There are also a number of people of Irish ancestry (5.3%), and residents who report German roots (4.4%), and some of the residents are also of English ancestry (1.8%), along with some Asian ancestry residents (1.6%), among others. In addition, 19.9% of the residents of this neighborhood were born in another country.

The Neighbors: Languages

The most common language spoken in the Broadway Ave / Whittier Blvd neighborhood is Spanish, spoken by 50.4% of households. Some people also speak English (48.8%).

Getting to Work

Even if your neighborhood is walkable, you may still have to drive to your place of work. Some neighborhoods are located where many can get to work in just a few minutes, while others are located such that most residents have a long and arduous commute. The greatest number of commuters in Broadway Ave / Whittier Blvd neighborhood spend between 15 and 30 minutes commuting one-way to work (27.7% of working residents), which is shorter than the time spent commuting to work for most Americans.

Here most residents (81.0%) drive alone in a private automobile to get to work. In addition, quite a number also carpool with coworkers, friends, or neighbors to get to work (11.4%) . In a neighborhood like this, as in most of the nation, many residents find owning a car useful for getting to work.

Neighborhood Real Estate Data

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Neighborhood Demographics Data

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Neighborhood Crime Data

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Neighborhood Crime Data

 
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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Whittier 0.101011101001110
California 4.26
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California 90

Neighborhood Public School Data

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WHITTIER UNION HIGH


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Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to CA Quality Rating Compared to Nation
California High
9800 S. Mills Ave.
Whittier, CA, 90604
09-12
La Serna High
15301 E. Youngwood Dr.
Whittier, CA, 90605
09-12
Pioneer High
10800 Ben Avon
Whittier, CA, 90606
09-12
Santa Fe High
10400 S. Orr And Day Rd.
Santa Fe Springs, CA, 90670
09-12
Whittier High
12417 E. Philadelphia St.
Whittier, CA, 90601
09-12
Frontier High (Continuation)
9401 S.Painter Ave.
Whittier, CA, 90605
09-12
Sierra Vista High (Alternative)
9401 S. Painter Ave.
Whittier, CA, 90605
09-12

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District Quality Compared to California

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Better than of CA school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

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Better than of US school districts.

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Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

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