Whittier, CA (West Rd / Hacienda Rd)




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About Whittier, CA (West Rd / Hacienda Rd)


Real Estate Prices and Overview

West Rd / Hacienda Rd median real estate price is $753,105, which is more expensive than 74.5% of the neighborhoods in California and 94.3% of the neighborhoods in the U.S.

The average rental price in West Rd / Hacienda Rd is currently $2,312, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. The average rental cost in this neighborhood is higher than 77.8% of the neighborhoods in California.

West Rd / Hacienda Rd is an urban neighborhood (based on population density) located in Whittier, California.

West Rd / Hacienda Rd real estate is primarily made up of medium sized (three or four bedroom) to large (four, five or more bedroom) single-family homes and apartment complexes/high-rise apartments. Most of the residential real estate is owner occupied. Many of the residences in the West Rd / Hacienda Rd neighborhood are older, well-established, built between 1940 and 1969. A number of residences were also built between 1970 and 1999.

In West Rd / Hacienda Rd, the current vacancy rate is 2.1%, which is a lower rate of vacancies than 92.1% of all neighborhoods in the U.S. This means that the housing supply in West Rd / Hacienda Rd is very tight compared to the demand for property here.

Notable & Unique Neighborhood Characteristics

When you see a neighborhood for the first time, the most important thing is often the way it looks, like its homes and its setting. Some places look the same, but they only reveal their true character after living in them for a while because they contain a unique mix of occupational or cultural groups. This neighborhood is very unique in some important ways, according to NeighborhoodScout's exclusive exploration and analysis.

Notable & Unique: Car Ownership

We Americans love our cars. Not only are they a necessity for most Americans due to the shape of our neighborhoods and the distances between where we live, work, shop, and go to school, but we also fancy them. As a result, most households in America have one, two, or three cars. But NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis shows that the West Rd / Hacienda Rd neighborhood has a highly unusual pattern of car ownership. Residents of this neighborhood must really love automobiles. NeighborhoodScout's Analysis reveals that 34.7% of the households here have four, five, or more cars. That is more cars per household than in 99.8% of the neighborhoods in the nation.

Notable & Unique: Diversity

Did you know that the West Rd / Hacienda Rd neighborhood has more Romanian and Portuguese ancestry people living in it than nearly any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 2.8% of this neighborhood's residents have Romanian ancestry and 2.4% have Portuguese ancestry.

West Rd / Hacienda Rd is also pretty special linguistically. Significantly, 1.4% of its residents five years old and above primarily speak Hindi, which is the official language of India at home. While this may seem like a small percentage, it is higher than 95.7% of the neighborhoods in America.

Notable & Unique: Migration / Stability

Some neighborhoods have more internal cohesiveness than others. While other neighborhoods feel like a collection of strangers who just happen to live near each other. Sometimes this comes down to not only the personalities of the people in a place, but how long people have been together in that neighborhood. NeighborhoodScout's research has revealed some interesting things about the rootedness of people in the West Rd / Hacienda Rd neighborhood. More residents of the West Rd / Hacienda Rd neighborhood live here today that also were living in this same neighborhood five years ago than is found in 98.6% of U.S. neighborhoods. This neighborhood is really made up of people who know each other, don't move often, and have lived here in this very neighborhood for quite a while.

Notable & Unique: Real Estate

Some neighborhoods are made up of apartments. Some consist of row houses, and most - by far - consist of a mixture of housing types. But the West Rd / Hacienda Rd neighborhood stands out due to the total dominance of detached, single-family homes here. There are nearly no other types of residential real estate in the neighborhood. In fact, this neighborhood has a higher proportion of single-family homes in its real estate stock than 98.0% of all American neighborhoods.

Notable & Unique: People

The West Rd / Hacienda Rd neighborhood is a great option for families, as revealed by NeighborhoodScout's research on this neighborhood. The combination of top public schools, low crime rates, and owner-occupied single family homes, make this neighborhood among the top 6.8% of family-friendly neighborhoods in the state of California. Many other families also live here, making it easy to socialize and develop a sense of community. In addition, families here highly value education, as is reflected by the strength of the local schools. In addition to being an excellent choice for families with school-aged children, this neighborhood is also a very good choice for urban sophisticates and college students.


The Neighbors

The Neighbors: Income

How wealthy a neighborhood is, from very wealthy, to middle income, to low income is very formative with regard to the personality and character of a neighborhood. Equally important is the rate of people, particularly children, who live below the federal poverty line. In some wealthy gated communities, the areas immediately surrounding can have high rates of childhood poverty, which indicates other social issues. NeighborhoodScout's analysis reveals both aspects of income and poverty for this neighborhood.

The neighbors in the West Rd / Hacienda Rd neighborhood in Whittier are wealthy, making it among the 15% highest income neighborhoods in America. NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis reveals that this neighborhood has a higher income than 93.8% of the neighborhoods in America. In addition, 5.4% 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 76.5% of America's neighborhoods.

The Neighbors: Occupations

The old saying "you are what you eat" is true. But it is also true that you are what you do for a living. The types of occupations your neighbors have shape their character, and together as a group, their collective occupations shape the culture of a place.

In the West Rd / Hacienda Rd neighborhood, 40.3% of the working population is employed in executive, management, and professional occupations. The second most important occupational group in this neighborhood is manufacturing and laborer occupations, with 21.8% of the residents employed. Other residents here are employed in sales and service jobs, from major sales accounts, to working in fast food restaurants (20.4%), and 16.4% 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 West Rd / Hacienda Rd neighborhood in Whittier, CA, residents most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as Mexican (36.0%). There are also a number of people of German ancestry (11.2%), and residents who report Asian roots (6.7%), and some of the residents are also of English ancestry (6.4%), along with some Irish ancestry residents (4.9%), among others. In addition, 17.9% of the residents of this neighborhood were born in another country.

The Neighbors: Languages

The languages spoken by people in this neighborhood are diverse. These are tabulated as the languages people preferentially speak when they are at home with their families. The most common language spoken in the West Rd / Hacienda Rd neighborhood is English, spoken by 68.5% of households. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and South Asian languages.

Getting to Work

How you get to work – car, bus, train or other means – and how much of your day it takes to do so is a large quality of life and financial issue. Especially with gasoline prices rising and expected to continue doing so, the length and means of one's commute can be a financial burden. Some neighborhoods are physically located so that many residents have to drive in their own car, others are set up so many walk to work, or can take a train, bus, or bike. The greatest number of commuters in West Rd / Hacienda Rd neighborhood spend between 30 and 45 minutes commuting one-way to work (32.6% of working residents), which is at or a bit above the average length of a commute across all U.S. neighborhoods.

Here most residents (91.4%) drive alone in a private automobile to get to work. 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 Crime Data

67 Vital Statistics. 2 Condition Alerts found.

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Whittier 0.101011101001110
California 4.26
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Whittier 0.101011101001110
California 90

Neighborhood Public School Data

65 Vital Statistics. 4 Condition Alerts found.

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This neighborhood is served by 4 districts:

FULLERTON JOINT UNION HIGH


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District Quality Compared to California

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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
Buena Park High
8833 Acad Dr.
Buena Park, CA, 90621
09-12
Fullerton Union High
201 E. Chapman Ave.
Fullerton, CA, 92832
09-12
La Vista High (Continuation)
909 N. State College Blvd.
Fullerton, CA, 92831
09-12
Sonora High
401 S. Palm St.
La Habra, CA, 90631
09-12
Sunny Hills High
1801 Warburton Way
Fullerton, CA, 92833
09-12
Troy High
2200 E. Dorothy Ln.
Fullerton, CA, 92831
09-12
La Sierra High (Alternative)
951 N. State College Blvd.
Fullerton, CA, 92831
09-12
La Habra High
801 W. Highlander Ave.
La Habra, CA, 90631
09-12

School District Enrollment By Group

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ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE
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WHITTIER UNION HIGH


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District Quality Compared to California

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Better than of CA school districts.

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Better than of US school districts.

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

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

School District Enrollment By Group

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ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE
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EAST WHITTIER CITY ELEMENTARY


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Better than of CA 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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ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE
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LOWELL JOINT


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District Quality Compared to California

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Better than of CA school districts.

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Better than of US school districts.

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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

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to CA Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Macy Elementary
2301 W. Russell St.
La Habra, CA, 90631
KG-06
Meadow Green Elementary
12025 S. Grovedale Dr.
Whittier, CA, 90604
KG-06
Olita Elementary
950 S. Briercliff Dr.
La Habra, CA, 90631
KG-06
Rancho Starbuck Intermediate
16430 Woodbrier Dr.
Whittier, CA, 90604
07-08
El Portal Elementary
200 N. Nada St.
La Habra, CA, 90631
KG-06
Jordan Elementary
10654 Jordan Rd.
Whittier, CA, 90603
KG-06

School District Enrollment By Group

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ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE
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