Whittier is a municipality located in North Carolina, United States.
Whittier is wonderful for those who need quiet surroundings, as the streets are usually very tranquil. Accessing parks in the municipality, such as Nantahala National Forest, is very hard since they aren't well-located. Despite that, there are a few public green spaces nearby for residents to relax in.
Single detached homes are the predominant housing type, representing many of the dwellings in Whittier, whereas the rest are mainly mobile homes. The median year of construction for houses in this municipality is 1987. This municipality is primarily composed of two bedroom and three bedroom homes. Around 70% of the properties in the municipality are occupied by home owners whereas the remainder are rented.
There are only a very small number of primary schools in this municipality and consequently they can be a very long walk away. Additionally, Whittier does not have any high schools. In terms of eating, a car is almost always required in this municipality to access the closest grocery store.
The car is very often the best transportation option in Whittier. It is very convenient to come across a parking spot. It is very impractical for people walking to get around in Whittier because running daily errands is very challenging on foot.