South Whittier, CA Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 15,002 housing units in South Whittier. This represents a 2.4% growth from 14,656 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 15,002 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in South Whittier is about 64.8%. South Whittier's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 2.3%. Average household size is 3.74 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in South Whittier were built after 1957.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type4%
One Bedroom13.20%
Two Bedrooms27.50%
Three Bedrooms43.90%
Four Bedrooms10.50%
Five Bedrooms or more1%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size3.68
Median year structure was built1956
Median Value of occupied units$171,400
Median Price asked for vacant units$144,600

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size3.86
Median year structure was built1962
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$694

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.10%
Second Mortgage10.40%
Home Equity Loan6.50%
Simple Mortgage61.70%
Debt Free21.40%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs24.3%