The unemployment rate in Bakersfield is 5.4% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Negative. Bakersfield jobs have decreased by 1.3%. More Economy
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Bakersfield's cost of living is 19.6% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living
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WEATHER & CLIMATE
September, May and October are the most pleasant months in Bakersfield, while January and December are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather
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Ozark county voted Republican in the last five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats
Bakersfield's population is 234 people. Since 2010, it has had a population decline of 0.4%. Learn More...
Average Commute time is 29 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...
The median home cost in Bakersfield is $93,900. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 4.2%. Check out the homes in the area
Bakersfield public schools spend $9,340 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 11.9 students per teacher in Bakersfield. More Education