Whitmore is an unincorporated town of 166 people in the U.S. state of California. It is equidistantly 24 miles (39 km) north of Shingletown and east of Redding. Its zip code is 96096, and wired telephone numbers follow the pattern 530-472-xxxx, which is shared by the neighboring communities of Oak Run and Ingot. There is one store and gas station. Julian Youth Academy (formerly Shepherd's Ranch) is located in Whitmore (a boarding school for troubled teens).