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Information on the city of Bakersfield

The city of Bakersfield is located in the state of California. Its area, population and other key information are listed below.
For all your administrative procedures, you can go to the City hall of Bakersfield at the address and schedules indicated on this page or contact the City hall’s Customer Service by phone or by email depending on your preference or on the service's availability.

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Bakersfield City hall

Address of Bakersfield City hallBakersfield Bakersfield Municipal Building
1600 Truxtun Avenue

Bakersfield CA 93301
United States
City hall phone number+1 661-326-3767
City hall fax numberNot available
City hall emailLoading...
Bakersfield, CA official websitebakersfieldcity.us
Bakersfield mayorHarvey L. Hall
Vital records Bakersfield vital records

Demographics of Bakersfield

Name of Bakersfield inhabitants (demonym)Not available
DateCurrent valueClassed by Region/Country
Number of inhabitants347 483 population9 / 52
Population density in Bakersfield2 444,3 pop/sq mi (943,7 pop/km²)

List of Passport Facilities in Bakersfield, CA

Where to apply for a passport in Bakersfield, CA? There are 1 passport offices in Bakersfield, try one of these:
Name Street Phone
STOCKDALE STATION POST OFFICE5501 STOCKDALE HWY6618344158

Top 3 most popular banks in Bakersfield

There are 63 bank branches in Bakersfield.
Wells Fargo Bank, National Association is the most popular bank in Bakersfield with 12 branch offices, followed by JPMorgan Chase Bank, National Association with 11 branch offices and then Bank of America, National Association with 8 branch offices.

Find below all bank branches in Bakersfield:

Bank's name Number of branch offices Service Type
Wells Fargo Bank, National Association12Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
JPMorgan Chase Bank, National Association11Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Bank of America, National Association8Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Rabobank, National Association5Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Bank of the Sierra4Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
MUFG Union Bank, National Association3Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Citizens Business Bank3Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Valley Republic Bank3Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Mission Bank3Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Citibank, National Association2Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Westamerica Bank1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
United Security Bank1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Beneficial State Bank1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Bank of the West1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Pacific Western Bank1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
HomeStreet Bank1Limited Service Loan Production Office
Compass Bank1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Tri Counties Bank1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
U.S. Bank National Association1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office


More info about banks in Bakersfield

Bakersfield administrative numbers

Bakersfield city code0603526
Bakersfield city postcode93301

Information on the city of Bakersfield

Cities twinned with Bakersfield
Australia DarwinBelarus MinskChina Cixi
Japan WakayamaSouth Korea BucheonMexico Querétaro
Namesake of Bakersfield
Natural parksBakersfield isn't part of a natural park

Toponymy and translation of Bakersfield

Arabic: بيكرسفيلدBulgarian: БейкърсфийлдGreek: Μπέικερσφιλντ
Persian: بیکرزفیلدHebrew: בייקרספילדJapanese: ベーカーズフィールド
Georgian: ბეიკერსფილდიKorean: 베이커즈필드Marathi: बेकर्सफील्ड
Russian: БейкерсфилдSerbian: БејкерсфилдUkrainian: Бейкерсфілд
Chinese: 贝克斯菲尔德  

Transportation modes in Bakersfield

Airport
Meadows Field 13 km
Shafter Airport 26.1 km
51.2 km

Bakersfield territory

Bakersfield area142,16 sq mi (368,20 km²)
Bakersfield altitude381 Altitude feet
Geographical coordinatesLatitude: 35.3212
Longitude: -119.018
Latitude: 35° 19' 16'' North
Longitude: 119° 1' 5'' West
Time zone
UTC -8:00 (America/Los_Angeles)
Summer time : UTC -7:00
Winter time : UTC -8:00
Local time

Bakersfield neighbouring towns and cities

Bakersfield neighbouring towns
ShafterShafter
ShafterNeighbouring townsArvin
TaftArvinArvin
Bakersfield neighbouring towns
Arvin 22.1 kmShafter 24 kmTaft 42.8 km
McFarland 43.5 kmWasco 43.8 kmMaricopa 45.4 km

Linear distance between Bakersfield and other main cities of the country

New York City : 3956 kmLos Angeles : 155 km closestChicago : 2805 km
Houston : 2295 kmPhiladelphia : 3863 kmPhoenix : 665 km
San Antonio : 2030 kmSan Diego : 329 kmDallas : 2067 km
San Jose : 334 kmJacksonville : 3517 kmIndianapolis : 2926 km
San Francisco : 448 kmAustin : 2062 kmColumbus : 3196 km
Distance calculated in a straight line

Schools in Bakersfield, CA

Elementary schools in Bakersfield

Almondale Elementary

District of Rosedale Union Elementary
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 6
Students : 672

American Elementary

District of Rosedale Union Elementary
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 6
Students : 747

Amy B. Seibert Elementary

District of Panama-Buena Vista Union
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 6
Students : 717

Beardsley Elementary

District of Beardsley Elementary
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 6
Students : 401

Berkshire Elementary

District of Panama-Buena Vista Union
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 6
Students : 1000

Bessie E. Owens Intermediate

District of Bakersfield City
Lowest grade : 4, Highest grade : 6
Students : 611

Bessie E. Owens Primary

District of Bakersfield City
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 3
Students : 719

Bill L. Williams Elementary

District of Panama-Buena Vista Union
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 6
Students : 908

Buena Vista Elementary

District of Panama-Buena Vista Union
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 6
Students : 924

Caroline Harris Elementary

District of Bakersfield City
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 6
Students : 477

Casa Loma Elementary

District of Bakersfield City
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 5
Students : 778

Centennial Elementary

District of Rosedale Union Elementary
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 6
Students : 490

Cesar E. Chavez Elementary

District of Bakersfield City
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 6
Students : 628

Charles H. Castle Elementary

District of Panama-Buena Vista Union
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 6
Students : 696

Christa McAuliffe Elementary

District of Panama-Buena Vista Union
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 6
Students : 537

College Heights Elementary

District of Bakersfield City
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 6
Students : 842

Colonel Howard Nichols Elementary

District of Bakersfield City
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 6
Students : 791

Columbia Elementary

District of Fruitvale Elementary
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 6
Students : 537

Del Rio Elementary

District of Rosedale Union Elementary
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 6
Students : 410

Discovery Elementary

District of Fruitvale Elementary
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 6
Students : 821

Donald E. Suburu

District of Lakeside Union
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 5
Students : 736

Douglas J. Miller Elementary

District of Panama-Buena Vista Union
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 6
Students : 1061

Downtown Elementary

District of Bakersfield City
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 8
Students : 308

Dr. Douglas K. Fletcher Elementary

District of Bakersfield City
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 5
Students : 624

Dr. Juliet Thorner Elementary

District of Bakersfield City
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 6
Students : 876

Endeavour Elementary

District of Fruitvale Elementary
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 6
Students : 785

Evergreen Elementary

District of Bakersfield City
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 5
Students : 677

Fairview Elementary

District of Greenfield Union
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 5
Students : 487

Frank West Elementary

District of Bakersfield City
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 5
Students : 737

Franklin Elementary

District of Bakersfield City
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 6
Students : 503

Fremont Elementary

District of Bakersfield City
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 6
Students : 852

General Shafter Elementary

District of General Shafter Elementary
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 8
Students : 146

Granite Pointe Elementary

District of Greenfield Union
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 5
Students : 941

Greenfield Community

District of Greenfield Union
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 8
Students : 19

Harding Elementary

District of Bakersfield City
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 6
Students : 589

Henry Eissler Elementary

District of Bakersfield City
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 6
Students : 591

Highland Elementary

District of Standard Elementary
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 5
Students : 811

Horace Mann Elementary

District of Bakersfield City
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 5
Students : 880

Horizon Elementary

District of Greenfield Union
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 5
Students : 778

Hort Elementary

District of Bakersfield City
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 5
Students : 685

Independence Elementary

District of Rosedale Union Elementary
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 6
Students : 715

Jefferson Elementary

District of Bakersfield City
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 5
Students : 523

Lakeside

District of Lakeside Union
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 8
Students : 637

Laurelglen Elementary

District of Panama-Buena Vista Union
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 6
Students : 619

Leo B. Hart Elementary

District of Panama-Buena Vista Union
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 6
Students : 729

Leo G. Pauly Elementary

District of Bakersfield City
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 5
Students : 739

Longfellow Elementary

District of Bakersfield City
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 6
Students : 814

Louise Sandrini Elementary

District of Panama-Buena Vista Union
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 6
Students : 647

McKinley Elementary

District of Bakersfield City
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 6
Students : 745

Mt. Vernon Elementary

District of Bakersfield City
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 6
Students : 867

Munsey Elementary

District of Bakersfield City
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 5
Students : 635

Myra A. Noble Elementary

District of Bakersfield City
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 5
Students : 874

Norris Elementary

District of Norris Elementary
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 6
Students : 990

North Beardsley Elementary

District of Beardsley Elementary
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 6
Students : 651

Old River Elementary

District of Panama-Buena Vista Union
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 6
Students : 877

Olive Drive Elementary

District of Norris Elementary
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 6
Students : 569

Orangewood Elementary

District of Edison Elementary
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 5
Students : 585

Panama Elementary

District of Panama-Buena Vista Union
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 6
Students : 843

Patriot Elementary

District of Rosedale Union Elementary
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 6
Students : 794

Pioneer Drive Elementary

District of Bakersfield City
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 6
Students : 631

Plantation Elementary

District of Greenfield Union
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 5
Students : 656

Planz Elementary

District of Greenfield Union
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 5
Students : 737

Quailwood Elementary

District of Fruitvale Elementary
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 6
Students : 384

Rafer Johnson

District of Bakersfield City
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 8
Students : 56

Raffaello Palla Elementary

District of Greenfield Union
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 5
Students : 923

Ramon Garza Elementary

District of Bakersfield City
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 5
Students : 971

Rio Bravo Elementary

District of Rio Bravo-Greeley Union Elementary
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 4
Students : 576

Ronald Reagan Elementary

District of Panama-Buena Vista Union
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 6
Students : 971

Roosevelt Elementary

District of Bakersfield City
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 5
Students : 460

Rosedale-North Elementary

District of Rosedale Union Elementary
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 6
Students : 476

Roy W. Loudon Elementary

District of Panama-Buena Vista Union
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 6
Students : 781

San Lauren Elementary

District of Beardsley Elementary
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 6
Students : 396

Shirley Lane Elementary

District of Fairfax Elementary
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 6
Students : 695

Sing Lum Elementary

District of Panama-Buena Vista Union
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 6
Students : 734

Standard Elementary

District of Standard Elementary
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 5
Students : 561

Stella I. Hills Elementary

District of Bakersfield City
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 5
Students : 541

Stine Elementary

District of Panama-Buena Vista Union
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 6
Students : 684

Stockdale Elementary

District of Panama-Buena Vista Union
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 6
Students : 631

Valle Verde Elementary

District of Greenfield Union
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 5
Students : 1050

Veterans Elementary

District of Norris Elementary
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 6
Students : 1015

Vineland Elementary

District of Vineland Elementary
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 4
Students : 425

Virginia Avenue Elementary

District of Fairfax Elementary
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 6
Students : 681

Voorhies Elementary

District of Bakersfield City
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 6
Students : 992

W. A. Kendrick Elementary

District of Greenfield Union
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 5
Students : 815

Wayne Van Horn Elementary

District of Panama-Buena Vista Union
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 6
Students : 556

Wayside Elementary

District of Bakersfield City
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 5
Students : 775

William B. Bimat Elementary

District of Norris Elementary
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 6
Students : 597

William Penn Elementary

District of Bakersfield City
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 5
Students : 293

Williams Elementary

District of Bakersfield City
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 5
Students : 455

Wingland Elementary

District of Standard Elementary
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 5
Students : 776

Zephyr Lane Elementary

District of Fairfax Elementary
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 6
Students : 719

Middle schools in Bakersfield

Beardsley Junior High

District of Beardsley Elementary
Lowest grade : 7, Highest grade : 8
Students : 362

Chipman Junior High

District of Bakersfield City
Lowest grade : 7, Highest grade : 8
Students : 817

Compton Junior High

District of Bakersfield City
Lowest grade : 7, Highest grade : 8
Students : 655

Curran Middle

District of Bakersfield City
Lowest grade : 6, Highest grade : 8
Students : 923

Earl Warren Junior High

District of Panama-Buena Vista Union
Lowest grade : 7, Highest grade : 8
Students : 887

Edison Middle

District of Edison Elementary
Lowest grade : 5, Highest grade : 8
Students : 474

Emerson Middle

District of Bakersfield City
Lowest grade : 6, Highest grade : 8
Students : 725

Fairfax Junior High

District of Fairfax Elementary
Lowest grade : 5, Highest grade : 8
Students : 604

Fred L. Thompson Junior High

District of Panama-Buena Vista Union
Lowest grade : 7, Highest grade : 8
Students : 753

Freedom Middle

District of Rosedale Union Elementary
Lowest grade : 7, Highest grade : 8
Students : 655

Fruitvale Junior High

District of Fruitvale Elementary
Lowest grade : 7, Highest grade : 8
Students : 684

Greenfield Middle

District of Greenfield Union
Lowest grade : 6, Highest grade : 8
Students : 882

Leon H. Ollivier Middle

District of Greenfield Union
Lowest grade : 6, Highest grade : 8
Students : 1066

McKee Middle

District of Greenfield Union
Lowest grade : 6, Highest grade : 8
Students : 1007

Mountain View Middle

District of Lamont Elementary
Lowest grade : 7, Highest grade : 8
Students : 593

Norris Middle

District of Norris Elementary
Lowest grade : 7, Highest grade : 8
Students : 925

O. J. Actis Junior High

District of Panama-Buena Vista Union
Lowest grade : 7, Highest grade : 8
Students : 683

Paul L. Cato Middle

District of Bakersfield City
Lowest grade : 6, Highest grade : 8
Students : 970

Rio Bravo-Greeley Elementary

District of Rio Bravo-Greeley Union Elementary
Lowest grade : 5, Highest grade : 8
Students : 457

Rosedale Middle

District of Rosedale Union Elementary
Lowest grade : 7, Highest grade : 8
Students : 660

Sequoia Middle

District of Bakersfield City
Lowest grade : 6, Highest grade : 8
Students : 1071

Sierra Middle

District of Bakersfield City
Lowest grade : 6, Highest grade : 8
Students : 924

Standard Middle

District of Standard Elementary
Lowest grade : 6, Highest grade : 8
Students : 982

Stonecreek Junior High

District of Panama-Buena Vista Union
Lowest grade : 7, Highest grade : 8
Students : 863

Sunset

District of Vineland Elementary
Lowest grade : 5, Highest grade : 8
Students : 301

Tevis Junior High

District of Panama-Buena Vista Union
Lowest grade : 7, Highest grade : 8
Students : 797

Walter Stiern Middle

District of Bakersfield City
Lowest grade : 6, Highest grade : 8
Students : 1082

Washington Middle

District of Bakersfield City
Lowest grade : 6, Highest grade : 8
Students : 666

High schools in Bakersfield

Bakersfield High

District of Kern High
Lowest grade : 9, Highest grade : 12
Students : 2835

Centennial High

District of Kern High
Lowest grade : 9, Highest grade : 12
Students : 2001

East Bakersfield High

District of Kern High
Lowest grade : 9, Highest grade : 12
Students : 2145

Foothill High

District of Kern High
Lowest grade : 9, Highest grade : 12
Students : 2045

Frontier High

District of Kern High
Lowest grade : 9, Highest grade : 12
Students : 2360

Golden Valley High

District of Kern High
Lowest grade : 9, Highest grade : 12
Students : 2417

Highland High

District of Kern High
Lowest grade : 9, Highest grade : 12
Students : 1984

Independence High

District of Kern High
Lowest grade : 9, Highest grade : 12
Students : 2069

Kern Workforce 2000 Academy

District of Kern High
Lowest grade : 9, Highest grade : 12
Students : 423

Liberty High

District of Kern High
Lowest grade : 9, Highest grade : 12
Students : 2042

Mira Monte High

District of Kern High
Lowest grade : 9, Highest grade : 12
Students : 2277

North High

District of Kern High
Lowest grade : 9, Highest grade : 12
Students : 1669

Ridgeview High

District of Kern High
Lowest grade : 9, Highest grade : 12
Students : 2549

South High

District of Kern High
Lowest grade : 9, Highest grade : 12
Students : 2028

Stockdale High

District of Kern High
Lowest grade : 9, Highest grade : 12
Students : 2158

Tierra Del Sol Continuation High

District of Kern High
Lowest grade : 9, Highest grade : 12
Students : 291

Vista Continuation High

District of Kern High
Lowest grade : 9, Highest grade : 12
Students : 239

Vista West Continuation High

District of Kern High
Lowest grade : 9, Highest grade : 12
Students : 272

West High

District of Kern High
Lowest grade : 9, Highest grade : 12
Students : 2058

Alternative schools in Bakersfield

Kern County Community

District of Kern County Office Of Education
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 12
Students : 867

Kern County Juvenile Court

District of Kern County Office Of Education
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 12
Students : 283

Kern County Special Education

District of Kern County Office Of Education
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 12
Students : 455

Valley Oaks Charter

District of Kern County Office Of Education
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 12
Students : 1135

Private schools in Bakersfield

Bakersfield Christian High School

Lowest grade : 9, Highest grade : 12
Students : 486

Bethel Apostolic Academy

Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 10
Students : 59

Country Christian School

Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 8
Students : 159

Golden State Baptist Schools

Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 12
Students : 7

Heritage Christian Schools

Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 8
Students : 192

Legacy Christian Academy

Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 9
Students : 135

Little Red School House

Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 1
Students : 129

Mission Apostolic Christian Adademy

Lowest grade : 2, Highest grade : 8
Students : 4

New Life Christian School

Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 8
Students : 104

Nigritian Academy

Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 12
Students : 6

Olive Knolls Christian School

Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 8
Students : 261

Our Lady Of Perpetual Help School

Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 8
Students : 375

St Francis Parish School

Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 8
Students : 455

St Johns Lutheran School

Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 8
Students : 611

Stockdale Christian Schools

Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 8
Students : 655

Valley Achievement Center

Lowest grade : 4, Highest grade : 12
Students : 28

Schools near Bakersfield

Hotel offers in Bakersfield

Leisure and activities in Bakersfield surrounding area

Golf course
The Links at River Lakes RanchSycamore Canyon Golf Course
to Arvin 25.4 km