Tehachapi, California 

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Economy in Tehachapi, California

Tehachapi has an unemployment rate of 11.1%. The US average is 6.0%.

Tehachapi has seen the job market increase by 1.2% over the last year. Future job growth over the next ten years is predicted to be 19.6%, which is lower than the US average of 33.5%.

Tax Rates for Tehachapi
- The Sales Tax Rate for Tehachapi is 7.3%. The US average is 7.3%.
- The Income Tax Rate for Tehachapi is 9.3%. The US average is 4.6%.
- Tax Rates can have a big impact when Comparing Cost of Living.

Income and Salaries for Tehachapi
- The average income of a Tehachapi resident is $16,613 a year. The US average is $28,555 a year.
- The Median household income of a Tehachapi resident is $42,654 a year. The US average is $53,482 a year.

INCOME BY POPULATION PERCENT

  ECONOMYTehachapi, CaliforniaUnited States
  11.1%6.0%
  -6.1%-6.2%
  19.6%33.5%
  7.3%6.2%
  8.0%4.6%
  $17,295$31,177
  $44,470$57,652
  $59,729$70,850
  POPULATION BY OCCUPATION
  4.6%1.3%
  0.5%0.6%
  5.3%6.2%
  7.7%10.4%
  2.9%2.7%
  5.8%11.6%
  1.1%4.1%
  3.4%0.9%
  1.0%2.1%
  2.8%4.7%
  1.2%1.9%
  1.5%6.7%
  0.0%0.1%
  3.9%4.3%
  8.2%9.3%
  16.8%13.8%
  3.4%2.2%
  9.2%7.4%
  4.1%4.9%
  16.7%4.8%
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    Reviews for Tehachapi    8 Reviews
    Not a Place for Teenagers - 4/22/2020
    We moved out of the Los Angeles/Orange County area to escape the traffic. When we moved to bear Valley Springs (about 15 miles outside of Tehachapi) there was literally... Read More

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    Not my cup of tea - 10/7/2018
    I lived here for over 18 years before moving away and still don't miss this town. This town is great for the elderly and young families but not great for teens and young... Read More

    Mountain Gem Between to Metro Areas - 6/28/2017
    Tehachapi is a Mountain Community in the southern part of the Sierra Nevada between the Central Valley (Bakersfield) and the Antelope Valley (Mojave, Palmdale,... Read More


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