Bakersfield, California

Pros and Cons of living in Bakersfield, California according to Data

ProsCons
  • Race diversity
  • Religion diversity
  • Occupation diversity
  • Industry diversity
  • Low tornado risk
  • Low hurricane risk
  • Low volcanic hazard risk
  • Low wildfire risk
  • Low cancer incidence rate
  • Low cancer mortality rate
  • Spelling Bee finalist(s) lived here
  • Finalists of Nationwide competitions in STEM subjects lived here
  • Low number of windy days (<6km/h)
  • Comfortable humidity (<60%)
  • Sunny
  • Too close to an airport
  • Low house ownership rate
  • Fewer good air days
  • Low Math proficiency at Middle schools
  • Low Math proficiency at High schools
  • Dry weather
  • Weather with hot extremes

Pros and Cons of living in Bakersfield, California in reviews from users in their own words:

ProsCons
  • "Central location "
  • "French clubs"
  • "Low cost if living, proximity to ocean, Los Angeles."
  • "Affordable "
  • "Cost of living"
  • "The weather year round"
  • "The weather year round"
  • "Smaller town"
  • "Short distance to the beach and mountains, no snow"
  • "Sunny"
  • "Home town feel. Agriculture around town "
  • "Cost of living "
  • "Bad air quality"
  • "Climate, air quality, crime, "
  • "Crime"
  • "Crime "
  • "Heat, pollution, size"
  • "Smog air quality high prices poor health care high crime rate "
  • "Smog air quality high prices poor health care high crime rate "
  • "Heat and pollution "
  • "Political climate, lack of education, crime"
  • "Crime"
  • "Heat, drought, traffic,"