Shafter, CA Real Estate
Shafter, California is located in Kern County. Nearby cities and towns include Cherokee Strip, Mexican Colony, Smith Corner, Rosedale, Greenacres, Oildale, Wasco, Bakersfield, Buttonwillow, McFarland, Tupman, Greenfield, Dustin Acres, Fuller Acres, Delano, Valley Acres, Lamont, Richgrove, Weedpatch, and Rodriguez Camp. Shafter is a suburban community with a population of 17,618. The median household income is $37,132. In Shafter, 51% of residents are married, and families with children reside in 61% of the households. Half the population of Shafter commutes 22 minutes or less to work, with 59% of residents holding white collar jobs and 41% residents holding blue collar jobs. The median age of homes in Shafter, CA is 32 years, with 53% of those homes owned, 41% rented, and 6% not occupied. In the previous year, 234 Shafter properties were sold. The median sale price of a home in Shafter in the previous year was $118,216.