StatisticEast WhittierCaliforniaNational
Population density (sq mi)9,56925691
Median age38.336.037.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)60%52%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1837%46%43%
Speak English63%56%79%
Speak Spanish31%29%13%

Key findings

  • The population density in East Whittier is 3638% higher than California
  • The median age in East Whittier is 6% higher than California
  • In East Whittier 70.76% of the population is White
  • In East Whittier 0.24% of the population is Black
  • In East Whittier 5.48% of the population is Asian

Compare East Whittier, CA Demographics


      East Whittier population breakdown by race

      RaceEast WhittierCaliforniaNational
      American Indian0.90%0.74%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.11%0.39%0.18%
      Mixed race3.25%4.62%3.06%
      Other race19.26%13.28%4.75%
      In East Whittier, 57.6% of people are of Hispanic or Latino origin.
      Please note: Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in any/all of the applicable race categories above.

      Household income distribution

      Place of birth by citizenship

      East Whittier age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

      Source: The East Whittier, CA demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).