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 109.3

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

The median home price in Bakersfield is $245,000.

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 $495,000 

10700 Gainsborough Ct

Bed 3 | Bath 3.02792 SqFt
 $495,000 

10700 Gainsborough Ct

Bed 3 | Bath 3.02792 SqFt

COST OF LIVINGBakersfieldCaliforniaUSA
  Overall109.3168.6100
  Grocery98.1107.2100
  Health83.892.8100
  Housing124.7293.1100
  Median Home Cost$245,000$548,600$219,700
  Utilities11,170.00%10,240.00%10,000.00%
  Transportation110.3146.5100
  Miscellaneous102.9103.7100
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 CA
    $495,000
    10700 Gainsborough Ct
    Bed 3 | Bath 3.0

    $209,999
    2300 Bernice Ct
    Bed 3 | Bath 2.0

    $340,300
    6509 Chestnut Wood Dr
    Bed 4 | Bath 2.0

    $361,300
    6505 Chestnut Wood Dr
    Bed 4 | Bath 3.0

    $325,300
    6500 Chestnut Wood Dr
    Bed 3 | Bath 2.0

    $317,300
    6508 Chestnut Wood Dr
    Bed 3 | Bath 2.0


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