Bakersfield properties pool is 83,428 residential properties including Bakersfield new homes. The median age of real estate in Bakersfield is 1979. The average household size is 3.41 people. 3% are one bedroom homes, 14% are 2 bedroom homes, 56% are 3 bedroom homes, 22% are 4 bedroom homes, and 2% are 5+ bedroom homes.  Kern River Rafting Southern California

Bakersfield Mortgage Statistics

Homes With No Mortgage 18%

Homes With Mortgage 82%

First Mortgage Only 63%

First & Second Mortgage or HELOC 19%

Bakersfield Area Real Estate Tax

Bakersfield Real estate Tax: Median Real Estate Taxes (2000) were $1,422 comparing to 1999 Median Family income $ 45,556. Compare to USA median yearly Real Estate Tax $1,300 and USA median Family Income $42,000 (1999).

Bakersfield School District: Children make up 32.7% of Bakersfield population. Bakersfield has 80,683 under 18 years old residents, or 0.81 kids per one worker, or 0.97 kids per one household.

Bakersfield Real Estate & Bakersfield Homeownership

There are 18354.16 or 22% one person households, 23359.84 or 28% two person households, and 14182.76 or 17% three person households in Bakersfield, California. Median residents age is 30.1, Senior citizens (65+) make up 21,681 or 8.8%% of Bakersfield population.

There are 99,769 workers (over 16 years of age) in Bakersfield. Of these, 92.68% drive to work. Approximately 1.73% of workers in Bakersfield take public transportation. An estimated 1.32% walk to work.

Median Bakersfield homeowner’s housing expenses are 22%

Crime in Bakersfield (2003), crimes per 10,000 residents per year

Violent Crimes 61.28

Robberies 17.77

Aggravated Assaults 40.88

Property Crimes 570.8

Burglaries 109

Larceny-Thefts 381.09

Motor Vehicle Thefts 80.71

Invest in Bakersfield Properties

When making a decision about buying real estate in Bakersfield California area, you should consider the following statistical data:

Near Medium City

Near Large City Los Angeles, California

Bakersfield Zip Codes 93301, 93304, 93305, 93306, 93307, 93308, 93309, 93311, 93312, 93313, 93314

Bakersfield Area Codes 661

White population 61.87%

African-American population 9.16%

Asian 4.33%

American Indian & Alaskan

Hispanic (of any race) 32.45%

Median Family Income (1999) $ 45,556%

Population Below Poverty Level 17.72%