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South Whittier is in Los Angeles County, in the Los Angeles-Long Beach metro area.
The latitude of South Whittier is 33.960N. The longitude is -118.04W.It is in the Pacific Standard time zone. Elevation is 177 feet.
The population, at the time of the 2000 census, was 55,193.
Sections below provide additional information and links about South Whittier demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Los Angeles County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 90602 ZIP code.
6% of South Whittier residents report German ancestry, and 6% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the South Whittier ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in South Whittier was $15,080, compared with $21,587 nationally.
10% of South Whittier residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Median rent in South Whittier, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $686. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $1,346.
Los Angeles County supported John Kerry in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our South Whittier political report.
The average commute time for South Whittier workers is 28 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
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