bakersfield Demographics

Educational Attainment

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 21,551 12.1 % 6.3 %
High School Graduate 55,702 31.2 % 32.2 %
Some College 52,531 29.4 % 24.4 %
Bachelor’s Degree 33,073 18.5 % 22.9 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 15,789 8.8 % 14.1 %
High School Graduate or Higher 142,560 79.8 % 87.5 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 39,302 22.0 % 22.0 %

Age Statistics

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 376,371 - -
19 years old and under 123,250 32.7 % 25.5 %
20 to 44 years old 137,451 36.5 % 12.6 %
45 to 64 years old 80,060 21.3 % 12.9 %
65 years old and older 35,610 9.5 % 2.0 %

Language Spoken at Home

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 193,349 60.4 % 84.4 %
Spanish 123,322 38.5 % 14.4 %
Other Languages 3,515 0 % 0 %

Marital Status

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 51,289 37.6 % 33.6 %
Married 64,975 47.7 % 50.4 %
Separated 5,075 3.7 % 2.5 %
Divorced 15,008 11.0 % 13.4 %

Census Housing Report

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 121,920 - -
Occupied Housing Units 116,507 95.6 % 87.6 %
Vacant Housing Units 5,413 4.4 % 12.4 %
1-Unit, Detached 85,324 70.0 % 61.5 %
1-Unit, Attached 2,608 2.1 % 5.9 %
2-Units 4,028 3.3 % 3.6 %
3 to 4 Units 12,405 10.2 % 4.4 %
5 to 9 Units 7,226 5.9 % 4.8 %
10 to 19 Units 2,585 2.1 % 4.4 %
20 or More Units 5,930 4.9 % 9.0 %
Mobile Homes 1,754 1.4 % 6.2 %
Boat, RV, or Van 60 0.0 % 0.1 %
Built 1990 to 1999 21,650 17.8 % 13.9 %
Built 1980 to 1989 20,072 16.5 % 13.5 %
Built 1970 to 1979 20,265 16.6 % 15.3 %
Built 1960 to 1969 11,738 9.6 % 10.7 %
Built 1940 to 1959 11,094 9.1 % 15.5 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 4,401 3.6 % 12.8 %
Electric 37,846 31.0 % 33.9 %
Oil / Kerosene 41 0.0 % 4.2 %
Natural Gas 75,122 61.6 % 42.1 %
Tank or LP Gas 957 0.8 % 4.1 %
Wood 238 0.2 % 1.6 %
Solar 1,069 0.9 % 0.1 %
Other Fuel 112 0.1 % 0.4 %
None 1,122 0.9 % 1.0 %

Racial Breakdown

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 239,824 66.4 % 75.1 %
African-American 24,364 6.7 % 13.1 %
Native American 4,766 1.3 % 0.9 %
Asian 30,417 8.4 % 5.6 %
Some Other Race 61,860 17.1 % 5.2 %

Economic Statistics

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 59,233 57,617
Median Family Income 65,108 71,062
Median Per Capita Income 24,488 31,128

Weather

  • Chance of Sunshine 70.00 %
  • Temperature 75.65 ℉
  • Rainfall 0.69 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 4.28
    [CDD] 2.23

Earthquakes

Magnitude Probability
5.0 6.28 %
6.0 1.70 %
7.0 0.07 %
8.0 0.00 %
9.0 0.00 %
Moderate Risk Area

Public Information

Unemployment Information

Data sourced by HomeFacts.com