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ZIP Code 93301

Primary City:Bakersfield, CA (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Downtown
County: Kern County
Timezone: Pacific (7:58pm)
Area code: 661 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:35.39, -119.02
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 93301

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 93301. 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 93301. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 93301, 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 93301 ZIP Code

ZIP code 93301 is located in south California and covers a slightly less than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a slightly higher than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 93301 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of young adults is large. There are also an extremely small number of families and an extremely large number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 93301 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 12,248
Population Density 2,929 people per sq mi
Housing Units 5,707
Median Home Value $154,700
Land Area 4.18 sq mi
Water Area 0.13 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 5,036
Median Household Income $31,721

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 31Male Median Age: 30Female Median Age: 32


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 56006321,232
5-9439431870
10-14411355766
15-19387404791
20-245146181,132
25-295315971,128
30-34440459899
35-39356377733
40-44346302648
45-49360353713
50-54331362693
55-59295294589
60-64238282520
65-69191235426
70-74125209334
75-79113174287
80-8482147229
85 Plus66192258

Gender

 Male 5,825 48%
 Female 6,423 52%
Gender

Race

 White 7,314 59.7%
 Black Or African American 1,493 12.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 267 2.2%
 Asian 309 2.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 19 0.2%
 Other Race 2,211 18.1%
 Two Or More Races 635 5.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-2420502522
25-341529441,096
35-44195655850
45-54261599860
55-64335352687
65-74294229523
75-84232104336
85 Plus12240162

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,427 28%
 Single Guardian 1,285 26%
 Singles 1,890 38%
 Singles With Roommate 434 9%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 3,417 68%
 Households with Kids 1,619 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1131142273
2112119231
3116124240
4112120232
58195176
610079179
79091181
87584159
99382175
108765152
119179170
127575150
138568153
147368141
156458122
166574139
178374157
1895104199
198094174
2087120207

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 93301 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 93301 were primarily built in the 1970s or 1939 or earlier. Looking at 93301 real estate data, the median home value of $154,700 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 93301. Rentals in 93301 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $750-$999/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 93301 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 11,922 97.3%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 194 1.6%
 Other Institutional 6 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 126 1.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 946 17%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 665 12%
 Renter Occupied Households 3,425 60%
 Households Vacant 671 12%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 416 62%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 86 13%
 Sold & Unoccupied 6 1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 19 3%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 144 21%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 249 8%
 1 Bedroom 1,293 40%
 2 Bedroom 1,106 34%
 3+ Bedroom 592 18%
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 $31,721 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 93301 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 93301 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. It is very uncommon, compared to the rest of the US, for employees to have to travel more than 45 minutes to their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 2,628 30%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,618 30%
 No Earnings 3,510 40%
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 2,628 30%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,618 30%
 No Earnings 3,510 40%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 3,685 89.2%
 Public transportation 31 0.8%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 300 7.3%
 Worked at Home 116 2.8%
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. Slightly more than the average number of people in the area graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 862 24.3%
 High School Graduate 2,064 58.1%
 Associate's degree 169 4.8%
 Bachelor's degree 239 6.7%
 Master's degree 145 4.1%
 Professional school degree 63 1.8%
 Doctorate degree 10 0.3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,581 71.6%
 Enrolled in Private School 133 6.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 493 22.3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 93301

ZIP Code 93301 is in the Kern County Office of Education School District. There are 10 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 93301.

Kern County Special Education
1300 17th St City Centre
Bakersfield, CA 93301
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Kern County Office of Education School District
Kern County Community
1300 17th St City Centre
Bakersfield, CA 93301
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Kern County Office of Education School District
Valley Oaks Charter
3501 Chester Ave
Bakersfield, CA 93301
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Kern County Office of Education School District
Kern County Juvenile Court
1300 17th St
Bakersfield, CA 93301
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Kern County Office of Education School District
Franklin Elementary
2400 Truxtun Ave
Bakersfield, CA 93301
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Bakersfield City School District
Downtown Elementary
2021 M St
Bakersfield, CA 93301
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Bakersfield City School District
Stella I. Hills Elementary
3800 Jewett Ave
Bakersfield, CA 93301
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Bakersfield City School District
Bakersfield High School
1241 G St
Bakersfield, CA 93301
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Kern Union High School District
Bethel Apostolic Academy
1418 W Columbus St
Bakersfield, CA 93301
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Full Quiver Christian
2428 H St
Bakersfield, CA 93301
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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