Tehachapi SnackAbility

6
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
8
Affordability
5
Diversity
9.5
Safety
6
Amenities
8
Education
4
Commute
8.5

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Tehachapi, California Info Snack

Tehachapi /thætpi/ is a city in Kern County, California, in the Tehachapi Mountains, at an elevation of 3,970 feet (1,210 m) between the San Joaquin Valley and the Mojave Desert.
Population
12,948
Unemployment
6.7%
Poverty
18.6%
Median Home
$187,200
Median Income
$44,470
Median Rent
$799

Rankings for Tehachapi in California

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Map Of Tehachapi, CA

Population over time in Tehachapi

Year Population % Change
2017 12,948 -1.8%
2016 13,179 -2.6%
2015 13,536 -2.0%
2014 13,818 -1.4%
2013 14,014 -1.1%
2012 14,168 -1.1%
2011 14,332 1.8%
2010 14,080 -

Crime in Tehachapi Per 100k

Crime Tehachapi CA USA
Violent Crime 401.3 449.3 382.9
Murder 8.2 4.6 5.3
Robbery 65.5 143.2 98.0
Aggravated Assault 294.8 264.2 248.9
Property Crime 1826.4 2496.7 2362.0
Burglary 466.8 446.9 430.4
Larceny 1064.7 1623.9 1694.0
Car Theft 294.8 425.9 237.4

Race / Ethnicity in Tehachapi

White
51.4% (6,659)
African American
7.4% (956)
American Indian
0.8% (103)
Asian
1.6% (201)
Hawaiian
0.2% (29)
Other
0.4% (50)
Two Or More
2.2% (289)
Hispanic
36.0% (4,661)
Race Tehachapi CA USA
White 51.4% 37.9% 61.5%
African American 7.4% 5.5% 12.3%
American Indian 0.8% 0.4% 0.7%
Asian 1.6% 13.9% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.2% 0.4% 0.2%
Other 0.4% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.2% 2.9% 2.3%
Hispanic 36.0% 38.8% 17.6%

Household Income For Tehachapi, California

Less than $10,000
8.9% (115,237)
$10,000 to $14,999
7.2% (93,225)
$15,000 to $24,999
9.1% (117,826)
$25,000 to $34,999
10.3% (133,364)
$35,000 to $49,999
18.7% (242,127)
$50,000 to $74,999
16.4% (212,347)
$75,000 to $99,999
6.4% (82,867)
$100,000 to $149,999
16.3% (211,052)
$150,000 to $199,999
4.9% (63,445)
$200,000 or more
1.7% (22,011)
Income Tehachapi CA USA
Less than $10,000 8.9% 5.4% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 7.2% 4.7% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 9.1% 8.6% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 10.3% 8.3% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 18.7% 11.4% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 16.4% 16.3% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 6.4% 12.2% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 16.3% 15.7% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 4.9% 7.8% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 1.7% 9.7% 6.3%

Gender in Tehachapi

Female
30.9% (3,996)
Male
69.1% (8,951)
Gender Tehachapi CA USA
Female 30.9% 50.3% 50.8%
Male 69.1% 49.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Tehachapi for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
7.3% (940)
9-12th Grade
17.2% (2,227)
High School / GED
32.1% (4,161)
Some College
27.2% (3,527)
Associate's Degree
6.0% (777)
Bachelor's Degree
6.5% (847)
Master's Degree
2.2% (289)
Professional Degree
1.2% (154)
Doctorate Degree
0.2% (21)
Education Tehachapi CA USA
< 9th Grade 7.3% 9.7% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 17.2% 7.8% 7.2%
High School / GED 32.1% 20.6% 27.3%
Some College 27.2% 21.5% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 6.0% 7.8% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 6.5% 20.4% 19.1%
Master's Degree 2.2% 8.2% 8.4%
Professional Degree 1.2% 2.4% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.2% 1.6% 1.4%

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