Bakersfield, California 

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Cost of Living in Bakersfield, California

Our cost of living indices are based on a US average of 100. An amount below 100 means Bakersfield is cheaper than the US average. A cost of living index above 100 means Bakersfield, California is more expensive.

Bakersfield cost of living is 102.6

Housing is the biggest factor in the cost of living difference.

The median home price in Bakersfield is $242,800.

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 $379,000 

11015 Laramie Peak Dr

Bed 4 | Bath 3 | 2802SqFt
 $379,000 

11015 Laramie Peak Dr

Bed 4 | Bath 3 | 2802SqFt

COST OF LIVINGBakersfieldCaliforniaUSA
  102.6149.9100
  99105.1100
  88.892.4100
  105239.1100
  $242,800$552,800$231,200
  111.7102.4100
  103.6133.1100
  102.9103.7100
100=National Average
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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


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    ZIP CODES IN BAKERSFIELD, CALIFORNIA
    93307, 93306, 93309, 93312, 93313, 93304, 93311, 93305, 93301, 93220, ... 10 more

    NEW LISTINGS IN BAKERSFIELD
    $379,000
    11015 Laramie Peak Dr
    Bed 4 | Bath 3

    $234,900
    901 Paloma St
    Bed 4 | Bath 2

    $205,000
    604 S Williams St
    Bed 3 | Bath 2

    $69,000
    1411 E 11th St
    Bed 1 | Bath 1

    $119,900
    1324 2nd St
    Bed 2 | Bath 1

    $219,500
    101 Pacific St
    Bed 2 | Bath 1

    $199,999
    219 Eureka St
    Bed 2 | Bath 2


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