Wasco SnackAbility

4
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
4/10
Housing
6
Affordability
5
Diversity
8
Safety
N/A
Amenities
9
Education
2
Commute
6

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Wasco, California Info Snack

Wasco (formerly, Dewey and Deweyville) is a city in the San Joaquin Valley, in Kern County, California, United States. Wasco is located 24 miles (39 km) northwest of Bakersfield, at an elevation of 328 feet (100 m). The population was 25,545 at the 2010 census, up from 21,263 at the 2000 census.
Population
26,378
Unemployment
13.8%
Poverty
28.0%
Median Home
$155,800
Median Income
$36,681
Median Rent
$698

Rankings for Wasco in California

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Map Of Wasco, CA

Population over time in Wasco

Year Population % Change
2017 26,378 1.2%
2016 26,061 0.3%
2015 25,973 0.4%
2014 25,865 0.7%
2013 25,686 0.6%
2012 25,541 0.3%
2011 25,457 1.2%
2010 25,143 -

Race / Ethnicity in Wasco

White
10.5% (2,778)
African American
6.6% (1,749)
American Indian
0.1% (32)
Asian
0.8% (208)
Hawaiian
0.2% (54)
Other
0.0% (10)
Two Or More
1.3% (350)
Hispanic
80.4% (21,197)
Race Wasco CA USA
White 10.5% 37.9% 61.5%
African American 6.6% 5.5% 12.3%
American Indian 0.1% 0.4% 0.7%
Asian 0.8% 13.9% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.2% 0.4% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.3% 2.9% 2.3%
Hispanic 80.4% 38.8% 17.6%

Household Income For Wasco, California

Less than $10,000
8.5% (224,213)
$10,000 to $14,999
6.4% (168,819)
$15,000 to $24,999
16.9% (445,788)
$25,000 to $34,999
15.6% (411,496)
$35,000 to $49,999
15.0% (395,670)
$50,000 to $74,999
21.0% (553,938)
$75,000 to $99,999
8.9% (234,764)
$100,000 to $149,999
5.0% (131,890)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.4% (63,307)
$200,000 or more
0.3% (7,913)
Income Wasco CA USA
Less than $10,000 8.5% 5.4% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 6.4% 4.7% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 16.9% 8.6% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 15.6% 8.3% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 15.0% 11.4% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 21.0% 16.3% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 8.9% 12.2% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 5.0% 15.7% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.4% 7.8% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 0.3% 9.7% 6.3%

Gender in Wasco

Female
40.9% (10,795)
Male
59.1% (15,582)
Gender Wasco CA USA
Female 40.9% 50.3% 50.8%
Male 59.1% 49.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Wasco for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
26.2% (6,913)
9-12th Grade
20.0% (5,282)
High School / GED
29.5% (7,779)
Some College
15.7% (4,149)
Associate's Degree
4.8% (1,277)
Bachelor's Degree
2.2% (570)
Master's Degree
0.9% (231)
Professional Degree
0.2% (46)
Doctorate Degree
0.5% (125)
Education Wasco CA USA
< 9th Grade 26.2% 9.7% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 20.0% 7.8% 7.2%
High School / GED 29.5% 20.6% 27.3%
Some College 15.7% 21.5% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 4.8% 7.8% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 2.2% 20.4% 19.1%
Master's Degree 0.9% 8.2% 8.4%
Professional Degree 0.2% 2.4% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.5% 1.6% 1.4%

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