Central Bakersfield

Overview for Central Bakersfield, CA

398,756 people live in Central Bakersfield, where the median age is 31.3 and the average individual income is $28,837. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

398,756

Total Population

31.3 years

Median Age

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

$28,837

Average individual Income

Around Central Bakersfield, CA

There's plenty to do around Central Bakersfield, including shopping, dining, nightlife, parks, and more. Data provided by Walk Score and Yelp.

57
Somewhat Walkable
Walking Score
51
Bikeable
Bike Score
31
Some Transit
Transit Score

Points of Interest

Explore popular things to do in the area, including Ana’s Fruit & Ice Cream, Bakersfield Meat, and Rainbow Mkt.

Name Category Distance Reviews
Ratings by Yelp
Dining 1.86 miles 7 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining · $$ 2.3 miles 12 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining · $$ 2.7 miles 9 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining 3.96 miles 13 reviews 5/5 stars
Shopping 4.81 miles 6 reviews 5/5 stars
Shopping 2.16 miles 6 reviews 5/5 stars

Demographics and Employment Data for Central Bakersfield, CA

Central Bakersfield has 123,334 households, with an average household size of 3.2. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in Central Bakersfield do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 398,756 people call Central Bakersfield home. The population density is 2,661.73 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

398,756

Total Population

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

31.3

Median Age

49.6 / 50.4%

Men vs Women

Population by Age Group

0-9:

0-9 Years

10-17:

10-17 Years

18-24:

18-24 Years

25-64:

25-64 Years

65-74:

65-74 Years

75+:

75+ Years

Education Level

  • Less Than 9th Grade
  • High School Degree
  • Associate Degree
  • Bachelor Degree
  • Graduate Degree
123,334

Total Households

3.2

Average Household Size

$28,837

Average individual Income

Households with Children

With Children:

Without Children:

Marital Status

Married
Single
Divorced
Separated

Blue vs White Collar Workers

Blue Collar:

White Collar:

Commute Time

0 to 14 Minutes
15 to 29 Minutes
30 to 59 Minutes
60+ Minutes

Schools in Central Bakersfield, CA

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The following schools are within or nearby Central Bakersfield. The rating and statistics can serve as a starting point to make baseline comparisons on the right schools for your family. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.
Type
Name
Category
Grades
School rating
Kern County Special Education
PUBLIC
K - 12th
No rating available
Heritage Christian Schools
PRIVATE
K - 8th
No rating available
Agapeland Christian Academy
PRIVATE
PreK - 2nd
No rating available
Our Lady Of Guadalupe School
PRIVATE
PreK - 8th
No rating available
PUBLIC
K - 12th
2/5
Bakersfield Christian High School
PRIVATE
9th - 12th
No rating available
New Life Christian School
PRIVATE
PreK - 8th
No rating available
Bethel Apostolic Academy
PRIVATE
K - 10th
No rating available
Noahs Ark Learning Center/Preschool
PRIVATE
PreK - K
No rating available
PUBLIC
K - 12th
3/5
PUBLIC
K - 12th
No rating available
Our Lady Of Perpetual Help School
PRIVATE
PreK - 8th
No rating available
PRIVATE
PreK - 8th
No rating available
Stockdale Christian Schools
PRIVATE
PreK - 8th
No rating available
Garces Memorial High School
PRIVATE
9th - 12th
No rating available
Kern County Juvenile Court
PUBLIC
K - 12th
No rating available
St Francis Parish School
PRIVATE
K - 8th
No rating available
PUBLIC
K - 6th
4/5
Ronald Reagan Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 6th
4/5
PUBLIC
K - 6th
3/5
PUBLIC
K - 6th
4/5
Granite Pointe Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 5th
2/5
Vista Continuation High
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
No rating available
PUBLIC
K - 6th
4/5
Caroline Harris Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 6th
1/5
PUBLIC
K - 6th
1/5
Bill L. Williams Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 6th
3/5
Stockdale Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 6th
4/5
Roy W. Loudon Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 6th
2/5
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
3/5
Kern Workforce 2000 Academy
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
No rating available
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
3/5
Tierra Del Sol Continuation High
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
No rating available
PUBLIC
K - 6th
3/5
PUBLIC
K - 6th
4/5
American Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 6th
4/5
College Heights Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 6th
No rating available
Jefferson Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 6th
1/5
Myra A. Noble Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 5th
No rating available
Roosevelt Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 5th
1/5
PUBLIC
7th - 8th
No rating available
Downtown Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 8th
4/5
Dr. Martin Luther King Junior Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 6th
No rating available
O. J. Actis Junior High
PUBLIC
7th - 8th
3/5
PUBLIC
K - 6th
2/5
Valle Verde Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 5th
2/5
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
4/5
PUBLIC
K - 6th
4/5
PUBLIC
K - 6th
No rating available
Fred L. Thompson Junior High
PUBLIC
7th - 8th
2/5
Wayne Van Horn Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 6th
1/5
PUBLIC
K - 6th
2/5
Christa McAuliffe Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 6th
2/5
Stonecreek Junior High
PUBLIC
7th - 8th
3/5
Douglas J. Miller Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 6th
3/5
W. A. Kendrick Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 5th
4/5
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
3/5
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
3/5
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
4/5
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
3/5
PUBLIC
K - 5th
2/5
PUBLIC
K - 6th
3/5
PUBLIC
7th - 8th
4/5
PUBLIC
K - 6th
No rating available
Colonel Howard Nichols Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 6th
2/5
PUBLIC
6th - 8th
1/5
Stella I. Hills Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 6th
No rating available
Amy B. Seibert Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 6th
2/5
PUBLIC
7th - 8th
3/5
PUBLIC
K - 6th
2/5
PUBLIC
K - 6th
4/5
PUBLIC
6th - 8th
2/5
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
3/5
Kern High Regional Occupational Center
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
No rating available
PUBLIC
K - 6th
No rating available
Leo G. Pauly Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 6th
1/5
PUBLIC
K - 6th
1/5
PUBLIC
K - 6th
No rating available
Charles H. Castle Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 6th
2/5
PUBLIC
K - 6th
3/5
PUBLIC
K - 6th
3/5
PUBLIC
K - 6th
3/5
Raffaello Palla Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 5th
1/5
PUBLIC
K - 8th
No rating available
PUBLIC
6th - 8th
1/5
Frank West Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 5th
1/5
PUBLIC
K - 6th
2/5
Abraham Lincoln Junior High
PUBLIC
7th - 8th
2/5
PUBLIC
K - 6th
1/5
Louise Sandrini Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 6th
2/5
Leo B. Hart Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 6th
3/5
Dolores S. Whitley Tk-8
PUBLIC
K - 8th
3/5
Prosperity Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 5th
1/5
Leon H. Ollivier Middle
PUBLIC
6th - 8th
4/5
PUBLIC
K - 5th
2/5
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
2/5
Bessie E. Owens Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 6th
1/5
William Penn Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 5th
No rating available
PUBLIC
K - 8th
No rating available
San Lauren Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 6th
1/5
PUBLIC
7th - 8th
4/5
PUBLIC
K - 6th
3/5
PUBLIC
K - 5th
1/5
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
4/5
William B. Bimat Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 6th
4/5
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
3/5
PUBLIC
6th - 8th
2/5
Cesar E. Chavez Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 6th
4/5
Dr. Juliet Thorner Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 6th
2/5
Dr. Douglas K. Fletcher Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 5th
3/5
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
2/5
PUBLIC
7th - 8th
2/5
PUBLIC
6th - 8th
1/5
Henry Eissler Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 6th
2/5