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Bakersfield, CA vs Flagstaff, AZ

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Highlights
- Household income in Flagstaff, is 14% less than it is in Bakersfield and is 11% below the National Average.
- Bakersfield unemployment rate is 5.50%.
- Flagstaff unemployment rate is 3.90%.

Economy
 Bakersfield, CAFlagstaff, AZUnited States
 5.5%3.9%3.9%
 1.2%2.0%1.6%
 24.2%37.8%33.5%
 7.3%9.0%7.3%
 Income Taxes0.0930.04240.046
 $25,044$25,738$31,177
 $60,058$51,758$57,652
 $64,861$72,522$70,850
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 Est. Households By Income
 Bakersfield, CAFlagstaff, AZUnited States
 11.2%14.9%11.5%
 3.9%6.7%4.8%
 9.9%9.4%9.7%
 9.2%9.2%9.3%
 8.0%8.8%8.5%
 7.8%6.9%7.7%
 10.5%9.7%9.9%
 13.0%12.5%12.3%
 15.3%12.7%14.1%
 6.2%4.2%5.8%
 5.1%5.1%6.3%
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 Population By Occupation
 Bakersfield, CAFlagstaff, AZUnited States
 12.3%12.9%15.1%
 3.9%6.0%5.6%
 2.1%2.0%1.7%
 0.6%0.7%1.1%
 6.0%9.7%6.0%
 1.6%1.7%2.0%
 5.6%5.2%5.9%
 2.1%1.5%2.4%
 2.5%2.1%2.2%
 6.0%12.1%5.8%
 3.5%4.2%3.9%
 3.8%3.9%3.7%
 22.7%25.0%23.5%
 3.9%0.5%0.7%
 10.0%5.1%8.2%
 13.4%7.6%12.2%

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Reviews for Bakersfield    73 Reviews
Beware of the Lords of Bakersfield - 11/19/2018
I've been in this area almost 50 years. I have encountered two classes of people here: the salt of the earth, give you the shirt off their backs and THE LORDS OF... Read More

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Moved in 1997 - 6/22/2017
My husband and I both grew up in Bakersfield and married after High School (attended South High which now looks like a juvenile detention facility more than a High... Read More

Where to begin - 12/18/2016
Bakersfield has the dirtiest air in the state or US i cant remember. My car is covered with a black soot all the time, have to wash it a lot. Allergies are bad here... Read More

Reviews for Flagstaff    44 Reviews
Some Honest Thoughts on Flag. - 4/23/2019
Lived here for 1 year, and don't think it will be a final landing spot. It depends on what you are looking for. PROS: -Clean Air -No massive superfund sites or radon... Read More

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Poverty with a view - 1/24/2019
I've lived here since 1998. This town is very beautiful with the scenery and the community. But it's literally the "poverty with a view" town. NAU had been taking over... Read More

We Love Flagstaff Arizona! Great Place to Live - 6/8/2018
My family and I have lived here our entire lives. We love the atmosphere, the people, and the activities available to us. Our family started Polaris Roofing Company in... Read More

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ZIPS IN BAKERSFIELD, CALIFORNIA
93307, 93306, 93309, 93312, 93313, 93304, 93311, 93305, 93301, 93220, 10 total
ZIPS IN FLAGSTAFF, ARIZONA
86001 86004 86011

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