Whittier, Iowa

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Whittier, Iowa
unincorporated community
Whittier, Iowa is located in Iowa
Whittier, Iowa
Whittier, Iowa
Location of Whittier, Iowa
Whittier, Iowa is located in the US
Whittier, Iowa
Whittier, Iowa
Whittier, Iowa (the US)
Coordinates: Coordinates: 42°05′41″N 91°27′46″W / 42.09472°N 91.46278°W / 42.09472; -91.46278
Country  United States
State  Iowa
County Linn County
Elevation 279 m (915 ft)
Time zone UTC-6 (Central (CST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-5 (CDT)
Area code(s) 319
GNIS feature ID 463015

Whittier is an unincorporated community in Linn County, Iowa, United States. It is located at the intersections of County Roads X20 and E34 south of Waubeek and west of Viola, at 42.092976N, -91.462973W.[1]


Whittier was founded as a Quaker community, and was named after Quaker poet and abolitionist John Greenleaf Whittier. The Whittier Friends Meeting House is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.