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Best Places To Live In Whittier, CA

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  • Whittier, CA
  • Your matching location
  • Population: 86,630
  • Home to Whittier College and once-home to President Richard Nixon, Whittier, California, is a run-of-the-mill southern California suburb with some colorful. I visited there on business a number of times,
Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score84
  • West Park, Irvine, CA
  • 22.7 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 23,037
83
  • Lower Peters Canyon, Irvine, CA
  • 21.4 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 22,899
83
  • Rolling Hills Estates, CA
  • 21.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 8,206
82
  • Walnut Village, Irvine, CA
  • 22.2 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 9,197
81
  • Rossmoor, CA
  • 12.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 10,933
81
  • West Torrance, Torrance, CA
  • 21 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 68,889
  • I lived in the West Torrance neighborhood of Torrance, California for several years after graduating from college. I relocated to West Torrance from Costa Mesa in Orange County. I adore the convenience,
81
  • Northwood, Irvine, CA
  • 23.2 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 24,509
81
  • Walteria, Torrance, CA
  • 21.9 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 8,348
81
  • Sparr Heights, Glendale, CA
  • 20.3 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 1,810
81
  • Crescenta Highlands, Glendale, CA
  • 22.8 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 10,550
80
  • El Camino Real, Irvine, CA
  • 23.2 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 16,122
80
  • Oakmont, Glendale, CA
  • 20.5 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 719
80
  • Naples-Marina Area, Long Beach, CA
  • 15.2 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 8,881
80
  • La Cañada Flintridge, CA
  • 19.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 20,477
80
  • Belmont Shore, Long Beach, CA
  • 15.9 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 7,093
  • I am from Sydney, Australia and is currently visiting Belmont Shore, Long Beach with my 17 year old daughter and I have to say that this place is a real hidden gem! We have been here for a month and
79
  • South Pasadena, CA
  • 12.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 25,936
79
  • Downtown, Los Angeles, CA
  • 14.3 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 12,199
79
  • Rolling Hills CDP, CA
  • 23.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 832
79
  • Cypress, CA
  • 10.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 48,978
  • After I got out of the service I moved with my wife and kiddos to Cypress, California. It wasn't my first choice but I had a good job offer there and wanted to move closer to my in-laws who lived in
79
  • Northwest, Santa Ana, CA
  • 15.1 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 1,590
79
  • Yorba Linda, CA
  • 13 miles away (City)
  • Population: 67,362
  • This was one of the best exercises I’ve ever had. I’ve played sports and exercised a lot in my life, I even did kick boxing. That place doesn’t compare. The staff was friendly and welcoming. I wasn’t
79
  • Park Estates, Long Beach, CA
  • 14.2 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 2,646
79
  • Arcadia, CA
  • 11.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 57,755
  • I have lived in Arcadia, California for about 15 years and I can say that it is certainly a magnificent place. It is a perfect place to visit or to live in and excellent for the whole family as well. One
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  • Northwood Point, Irvine, CA
  • 22.9 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 4,857
79
  • El Miradero, Glendale, CA
  • 21.2 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 3,627
78
  • Montecito Park, Glendale, CA
  • 19.8 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 1,195
78
  • El Dorado Park, Long Beach, CA
  • 11.3 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 5,378
78
  • San Pasqual, CA
  • 12.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,017
77
  • Chino Hills, CA
  • 16.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 77,266
  • When I first visited Chino Hills I couldn't help but think of how beautiful it was. With rolling green hills, snow covered mountains in the background and a modern urban center Chino Hills has become one
77
  • Fairbridge Square, Santa Ana, CA
  • 16.6 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 332
77
  • Torrance, CA
  • 20.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 147,307
  • City maintenance of streets is ridiculous. Very unpleasant to drive in the city. This is compounded by the high density of the population. Further more underground water lines repeatedly fail and
77
  • Old Town, Torrance, CA
  • 19.5 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 12,170
77
  • San Marino, CA
  • 12 miles away (City)
  • Population: 13,324
77
  • Burbank CDP, CA
  • 23.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 4,984
77
  • Montrose Verdugo City, Glendale, CA
  • 20.9 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 7,265
77
  • Glenwood, Glendale, CA
  • 20.1 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 9,401
77
  • Los Alamitos, CA
  • 12 miles away (City)
  • Population: 11,661
76
  • Fountain Valley, CA
  • 18.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 56,670
  • While not being nearly as pretentious as some of it's neighbors (looking at you Irvine), Fountain Valley is an agreeable city to live in if you must live in Orange County. But, it's all relative right?
76
  • South East Torrance, Torrance, CA
  • 20.2 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 11,108
76
  • Moorpark, Glendale, CA
  • 18.7 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 2,151
76
  • Californial Heights, Long Beach, CA
  • 13.5 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 6,988
76
  • Rancho Palos Verdes, CA
  • 24.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 42,412
  • For your Rancho Palos Verdes Real Estate needs visit www.SouthBay4Sale.com From the beautiful coastlines, Trump Golf Course, to Terranea Resort Rancho Palos Verdes how so much to see and do. he
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  • Alhambra, CA
  • 10.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 84,866
  • Each year I spend Christmas and parts of my summer in Alhambra. Alhambra borders the City of Pasadena off of Interstate 10 and is within 20 minutes of downtown Los Angeles. My mother lives in Alhambra
75
  • East Pasadena, CA
  • 12.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 6,159
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  • Verdugo Viejo, Glendale, CA
  • 19.5 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 10,395
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  • Bixby Knolls, Long Beach, CA
  • 13.1 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 4,610
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  • Alamitos Heights, Long Beach, CA
  • 14.6 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 2,873
  • The Alamitos Heights Neighborhood of Long Beach is a great place to live. The streets are lined with mature Magnolia Trees. The homes are mix of may style , from original Ranch to new Contemporary.
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  • Placentia, CA
  • 11.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 52,168
  • I grew up in Placentia, California. As a child, it was a wonderful place to live. My parents often complained about the traffic, but I didn't care because I went to a great high school close to my house
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  • Los Altos, Long Beach, CA
  • 12.9 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 13,766
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  • Floral Park, Santa Ana, CA
  • 16.3 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 1,619

Listed above are the best places to live in Whittier, CA for 2018. The list of best places is compiled using the AreaVibes Livability Score which is calculated from a score out of 100 and based on various categories. These categories include: amenities, cost of living, crime rates, education, employment, housing and weather. Displayed first is the matching location - Whittier, CA, followed by the best places to live near Whittier, CA, sorted by Livability Score.

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