CITY LANDING: About Bakersfield

Learn more about the city of Bakersfield by reading about the specific demographics and lifestyle that is unique to this city area. This includes local information such as age ranges, population, income, households, schools, search tips, restaurants, shopping, local flavor and more. Knowing the area of Bakersfield will be essential if you are going to consider renting in Bakersfield. You can also view apartments for rent in Bakersfield, CA by clicking the link and search box below.

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Bakersfield Demographic Information

  • Age Ranges  
    0-9: 18.01%
    10-17: 14.53%
    18-29: 17.06%
    30-39: 15.17%
    40-49: 14.56%
    50-64: 11.91%
    65 & Over: 8.76%
  • Population  
    Land Area: 113.10 sq mi
    Total Population: 351,568
    Population Density Ranking (National): 57th percentile
    Population Density Ranking (State): 25th percentile
    Population Growth Rate: 0
    Population Growth Rate Ranking (National): 92nd percentile
    Population Growth Rate Ranking (State): 88th percentile
  • Income  
    Median Income: $44,118
    Average Income Households W/ Children: $57,163
    Median Income Ranking (National): 57th percentile
    Median Income Ranking (State): 40th percentile
    Average Income Households W/ Children Ranking (National): 58th percentile
    Average Income Households W/ Children Ranking (State): 46th percentile
  • Households  
    Married: 54th percentile
    Single: 46th percentile
    Married With Children: 30th percentile
    Married With No Children: 24th percentile
    Single With Children: 13th percentile
    Single With No Children: 33rd percentile
  • Schools  
    School District Name: KERN UNION HIGH
    Student/Teacher Ratio: 25.19 : 1

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