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ZIP Code 93308

Primary City:Bakersfield, CA (View All Cities)
County: Kern County
Timezone: Pacific (4:00am)
Area code: 661 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:35.6, -118.9
ZIP (~25 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 93308

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 93308. In addition to the primary city for a ZIP code, USPS also publishes a list of other acceptable cities that can be used with ZIP code 93308. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 93308, you should not use any of the cities listed as unacceptable. Choose from the primary or acceptable cities when mailing your package or letter.

Primary city:
Bakersfield, CA

Stats and Demographics for the 93308 ZIP Code

ZIP code 93308 is located in south California and covers a large land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a slightly less than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 93308 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a large number of single parents and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 93308 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 52,447
Population Density 166 people per sq mi
Housing Units 20,931
Median Home Value $170,900
Land Area 316.01 sq mi
Water Area 0.69 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 18,839
Median Household Income $42,543

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 34Male Median Age: 32Female Median Age: 35

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male2,1001,9101,7982,1312,0842,1941,7851,6701,6391,8061,8431,5661,211940660420302180
Female2,0691,7981,7072,0051,9141,9491,7411,5721,5911,8391,8411,6541,2801,072792607421356
Total4,1693,7083,5054,1363,9984,1433,5263,2423,2303,6453,6843,2202,4912,0121,4521,027723536

Gender

 Male 26,239 50%
 Female 26,208 50%
Gender

Race

 White 43,174 82.3%
 Black Or African American 1,004 1.9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 860 1.6%
 Asian 1,066 2.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 55 0.1%
 Other Race 4,230 8.1%
 Two Or More Races 2,058 3.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1569561,4732,2622,2271,582952304
Renter9272,2581,8041,7471,15166029387
Total1,0833,2143,2774,0093,3782,2421,245391

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 8,462 45%
 Single Guardian 4,491 24%
 Singles 4,531 24%
 Singles With Roommate 1,355 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 11,728 62%
 Households with Kids 7,111 38%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male380452483367426351379377377380357332375354385421460414451422
Female406427415397357414334344349314319388329357430387398390400399
Total786879898764783765713721726694676720704711815808858804851821

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 93308 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and universities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 93308 were primarily built in the 2000s or the 1950s. Looking at 93308 real estate data, the median home value of $170,900 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 93308. Rentals in 93308 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 93308 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 50,597 96.5%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 1,513 2.9%
 Juvenile Facilities 84 0.2%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 127 0.2%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 126 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 7,145 34%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,767 13%
 Renter Occupied Households 8,927 43%
 Households Vacant 2,092 10%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 1,114 53.3%
 Rented & Unoccupied 41 2.0%
 For Sale Only 298 14.2%
 Sold & Unoccupied 50 2.4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 113 5.4%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 475 22.7%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 186 2%
 1 Bedroom 1,578 17%
 2 Bedroom 4,217 47%
 3+ Bedroom 3,083 34%
Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

Cost of Monthly Rent Including Utilities

Cost of a Studio Apartment

Cost of a 1 Bedroom

Cost of a 2 Bedroom

Cost of a 3+ Bedroom

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

The median household income of $42,543 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 93308 may not be as nice as other parts of town.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 93308 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 13,521 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 9,910 24%
 No Earnings 17,544 43%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Sources of Household Income

Percent of Households Receiving Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Investment Income

Percent of Households Receiving Investment Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Retirement Income

Percent of Households Receiving Retirement Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 13,521 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 9,910 24%
 No Earnings 17,544 43%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 17,833 92%
 Public transportation 290 1%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 208 1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 454 2%
 Worked at Home 568 3%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The percentage of people that did not graduate high school is among the highest in the nation. The population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 3,315 20.6%
 High School Graduate 9,443 58.6%
 Associate's degree 1,099 6.8%
 Bachelor's degree 1,573 9.8%
 Master's degree 493 3.1%
 Professional school degree 127 0.8%
 Doctorate degree 67 0.4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 9,883 82%
 Enrolled in Private School 820 7%
 Not Enrolled in School 1,322 11%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 93308

ZIP Code 93308 is in the Beardsley Elementary School District. There are 16 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 93308.

Beardsley Elementary
1001 Roberts Ln
Bakersfield, CA 93308
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Beardsley Elementary School District
North Beardsley Elementary
900 Sanford Dr
Bakersfield, CA 93308
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Beardsley Elementary School District
San Lauren Elementary
5210 Victor St
Bakersfield, CA 93308
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Beardsley Elementary School District
Discovery Elementary
7500 Vaquero Ave
Bakersfield, CA 93308
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Fruitvale Elementary School District
Olive Drive Elementary
7800 Darrin Ave
Bakersfield, CA 93308
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Norris Elementary School District
Highland Elementary
2900 Barnett St
Bakersfield, CA 93308
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Standard Elementary School District
Standard Elementary
115 East Minner Ave
Bakersfield, CA 93308
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Standard Elementary School District
Standard Middle School
1222 North Chester Ave
Bakersfield, CA 93308
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Standard Elementary School District
Wingland Elementary
701 Douglas St
Bakersfield, CA 93308
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Standard Elementary School District
Beardsley Junior High School
1001 Roberts Ln
Bakersfield, CA 93308
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Beardsley Elementary School District
North High School
300 Galaxy Ave
Bakersfield, CA 93308
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Kern Union High School District
Vista West Continuation High School
7115 Rosedale Hwy
Bakersfield, CA 93308
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Kern Union High School District
Golden State Baptist Schools
427 Woodrow Ave
Bakersfield, CA 93308
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Olive Knolls Christian School
6201 Fruitvale
Bakersfield, CA 93308
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Northwest Christian Schools
7220 Rosedale Hwy
Bakersfield, CA 93308
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Trinity Christian School
1510 McCray St
Bakersfield, CA 93308
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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