The neighborhood of Whittier can be found in the city of Minneapolis, Minnesota.
Whittier is a great part of the city for home buyers who enjoy both indoor and outdoor activities. Finding bustling places is easy in this neighborhood. Even though the nightlife is limited, there are relatively few nearby entertainment venues, and the streets are very often busy with people. It is easy to reach public green spaces since there are a few of them close by for residents to unwind in.
In Whittier, around two thirds of the dwellings are large apartment buildings, whereas the remainder are mainly small apartment buildings. This neighborhood has a selection of housing sizes, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Roughly 85% of the units in the neighborhood are occupied by renters and 15% are occupied by owners. Most homes in this neighborhood were built before the 1960s, during its main housing boom.
A general and a specialty grocery store is always only a very short walk away in Whittier. Likewise, there are over 50 restaurants and around 20 coffee shops to experience in Whittier. It is also convenient to get to a number of clothing stores on foot. When it comes to education, it is a short walk to access both primary and secondary schools from anywhere in Whittier. Residents can choose between public and private schools at both the elementary and high school level.
Regardless of the mode of transportation, it is reasonably straightforward to travel in this part of Minneapolis. It is very convenient for pedestrians to get around in this area; most daily needs can be met on foot, and many businesses are nearby. With about 10 nearby bus lines, Whittier is reasonably transit friendly. Getting around by car is also easy in this area. It is a short car ride to the nearest highway from any home in Whittier.