Whittier Real Estate
Buying A Home In Whittier
Located just 2 miles northeast of Denver, Whittier is a suburban neighborhood full of Craftsman-style homes. Because of its proximity to the city, it has become popular for young professionals. The tree-lined roads give the neighborhood a small-town charm.
Named after John Greenleaf Whittier, this neighborhood was founded on a Quaker Faith and was very anti-racism, way ahead of its time. Many museums line the outskirts of the area including the Black American West Museum and the Denver Museum of Miniatures, Dolls and Toys.
In terms of schools, Whittier K-8, Manual High (9-12) and St. Elizabeth’s School (K-6) can all be found in Whittier.
Named after John Whittier, an American poet and abolitionist, Whittier features historic Victorian, Queen Anne and Denver Square as well as newly built modern residences. Conveniently located just northeast of downtown near City Park and Uptown, this is a popular neighborhood for those seeking a diverse neighborhood close to Downtown.