Bakersfield, CA has a population of 376,371 people with a median age of 30.6 and a median household income of $59,233. Between 2015 and 2016 the population of Bakersfield, CA grew from 373,627 to 376,371, a 0.73% increase and its median household income declined from $61,039 to $59,233, a 2.96% decrease.
The population of Bakersfield, CA is 50.5% Hispanic, 32.5% White, and 8.03% Asian. 44.1% of the people in Bakersfield, CA speak a non-English language, and 88.9% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Bakersfield, CA are Bakersfield College, with 1,963 graduates, California State University-Bakersfield, with 1,911 graduates, and UEI College-Bakersfield, with 565 graduates.
The median property value in Bakersfield, CA is $236,600, and the homeownership rate is 57.3%. Most people in Bakersfield, CA commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 21.1 minutes. The average car ownership in Bakersfield, CA is 2 cars per household.
Bakersfield, CA is a census place located in Kern County, CA. It borders Greenacres, CA; Greenfield, Kern County, CA; Oildale, CA; Rosedale, CA; Shafter, CA; and Weedpatch, CA& 1 more.