Whittier is a city located in Alaska, United States.
Most areas in Whittier are especially quiet, as noise from streets and other parts of the city is rarely an issue. Public green spaces aren't well-located, making them very difficult to get to.
Roughly two thirds of the dwellings are single detached homes, making it easy to find detached homes in Whittier, while large apartment buildings and small apartment buildings are the main alternatives in the housing stock. This city has a good variety of unit sizes, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Around two thirds of the population of this city rent their home while the rest are owners. Roughly one quarter of homes in this city were built in the 1980s, while many of the remaining buildings were constructed in the 1960s and the 1990s.
A vehicle is almost always required in this city to access the closest grocery store. In terms of education, primary as well as high schools are easy to walk to from anywhere in Whittier.
Whittier is especially car friendly. Finding a parking spot is easy, and most real estate listings are a very short car ride from the closest highway. Whittier is not very convenient for traveling on foot as almost no common errands can be run without needing to use a vehicle.