Tehachapi Information

Tehachapi Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Tehachapi, CA

General Tehachapi Information

State: California

County: Kern County

Close cities: Lancaster, CA, Keene, CA, Newman, CA, Golden Hills, CA, Arvin, CA, Mojave, CA, Rosamond, CA, Stallion Springs, CA, Bear Valley Springs, CA, Caliente, CA, Edison, CA

Tehachapi Population (census data)
Total 12,077 (+8.7% since 2000)
Male 8,359 (69.2%)
Female 3,718 (30.8%)

Population Density: 1,261 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 93.9 (US Avg is 100)

Tehachapi Elevation: 3,973 feet above sea level

Land Area: 9.58 square miles

Median Household Income: $38,815

Zip Codes: 93581, and 93561.

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Tehachapi Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (50.2%)
  • Hispanic (32.7%)
  • Other race (23.8%)
  • Black (13.8%)
  • Two or more races (3.0%)
  • American Indian (2.8%)
Ancestry Information:
  • German (9.4%)
  • Irish (7.2%)
  • English (6.2%)
  • United States (4.1%)
  • Italian (1.6%)
  • French (1.6%)
Foriegn Born: 760 people (6.3%)
  • Latin America (100.0%)

Local Tehachapi Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Los Angeles Angels, Los Angeles Dodgers
NBA Basketball: Los Angeles Lakers, Los Angeles Clippers
NHL Hockey: Anaheim Ducks, Los Angeles Kings

Tehachapi School Information

High Schools
Monroe High (Continuation) (28661 Eumatilla, Tehachapi, CA, 93561 - Tehachapi Unified District)
Tehachapi High (801 South Dennison Road, Tehachapi, CA, 93561 - Tehachapi Unified District)
Middle Schools
Jacobsen Middle (711 Anita Drive, Tehachapi, CA, 93561 - Tehachapi Unified District)
Elementary Schools
Cummings Valley Elementary (24220 Bear Valley Road, Hc80, Tehachapi, CA, 93561 - Tehachapi Unified District)
Golden Hills Elementary (20215 Park Road, Tehachapi, CA, 93561 - Tehachapi Unified District)
Tompkins Elementary (1120 South Curry Street, Tehachapi, CA, 93561 - Tehachapi Unified District)

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