Bakersfield, CA Real Estate
Bakersfield, California is located in Kern County. Nearby cities and towns include Oildale, Greenacres, Greenfield, Fuller Acres, Lamont, Rosedale, Weedpatch, Shafter, Edmundson Acres, Cherokee Strip, Arvin, Mexican Colony, Smith Corner, Tupman, Mettler, Dustin Acres, Buttonwillow, Valley Acres, Bear Valley Springs, and Keene. Bakersfield is an urban community with a population of 360,659. The median household income is $55,027. In Bakersfield, 48% of residents are married, and families with children reside in 47% of the households. Half the population of Bakersfield commutes 17 minutes or less to work, with 62% of residents holding white collar jobs and 38% residents holding blue collar jobs. The median age of homes in Bakersfield, CA is 23 years, with 54% of those homes owned, 39% rented, and 7% not occupied. In the previous year, 7411 Bakersfield properties were sold. The median sale price of a home in Bakersfield in the previous year was $164,190.