Tehachapi (zip 93561), California 

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Population

34,271

-1.0% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

11.1%

Median Income

$60,513

Median Home Price

$276,800

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Best Places to Live in Tehachapi (zip 93561), California

Mid-sized city - South-central California, at the southern end of the Central Valley. June, September and July are the most pleasant months in the 93561 zip code, while December and January are the least comfortable months.

Tehachapi, CA Housing Market
Lowest Priced HomesHOMES UNDER $250,000
Most Expensive ListingsHOMES $250,001 to $500,000
Largest HomesHOMES $500,001 to $750,000
Median Priced HomesHOMES $750,001 to $1,000,000
Pros
Cost of living
Low rainfall
Mild winters
Cons
Air quality
High unemployment
Summer heat


What Bert Has To Say About Bakersfield Metro Area

Bakersfield is a quiet agricultural and industrial town located in one of the driest inhabited areas of California. Irrigated agriculture, mostly cotton, orchard crops and grapes lies to the north, and a large oil industry supported by nearby fields operates in and around the city. There isn’t much to do. But the area is becoming a refuge for southern Californians looking to escape the high costs and bustle of the LA Basin, which starts about 80 miles and across a mountain range south. The area is also picking up businesses looking for an inexpensive location with southern California access; thus the economy is improving after years of malaise.


QUICK FACTS

Real Estate: See Homes
Country: United States
State: California
County: Kern County
Metro Area: Bakersfield Metro Area
Political Ideology: Somewhat conservative
City: Tehachapi
Zip Codes: Tehachapi (zip 93561)
Time zone: Pacific Standard Time (PST)
Elevation: 492 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Tehachapi (zip 93561) is 11.1% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). Recent job growth is Positive. Tehachapi (zip 93561) jobs have increased by 1.2%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Tehachapi (zip 93561)'s cost of living is 7.1% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Tehachapi (zip 93561)'s Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
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VOTING
In the last Presidential election, Kern county remained strongly Republican, 53.9% to 43.7%. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Tehachapi (zip 93561)'s population is 34,271 people. Since 2010, it has had a population decline of 1.0%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 27.9 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Tehachapi (zip 93561) is Real Estate: $276,800. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 5.1%.

SCHOOLS
Tehachapi (zip 93561) public schools spend $8,294 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 24.2 students per teacher in Tehachapi (zip 93561). More Education



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Housing Market in Tehachapi

It's a good time to buy in Tehachapi. Home Appreciation is up 5.1% in the last 12 months.
The median home price in Tehachapi is $276,800.

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