In 2018, Bakersfield, CA had a population of 897k people with a median age of 32 and a median household income of $51,579. Between 2017 and 2018 the population of Bakersfield, CA grew from 893,119 to 896,764, a 0.408% increase and its median household income grew from $49,854 to $51,579, a 3.46% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Bakersfield, CA are White (Hispanic) (41.7%), White (Non-Hispanic) (33.4%), Other (Hispanic) (9.34%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (5.26%), and Asian (Non-Hispanic) (4.7%). NaNk% of the people in Bakersfield, CA speak a non-English language, and 87.1% are U.S. citizens.
The median property value in Bakersfield, CA is $226,400, and the homeownership rate is 57.4%. Most people in Bakersfield, CA commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 22.6 minutes. The average car ownership in Bakersfield, CA is 2 cars per household.