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Careers, Jobs and Education Resources for: Kern County, California

Kern County is a county located in the southern Central Valley of the U.S. state of California. Established in 1866, it extends east beyond the southern slope of the Eastern Sierra Nevada range into the Mojave Desert, and includes parts of the Indian Wells Valley, and the Antelope Valley, and has an area larger than the state of Connecticut. From the Sierras the county extends across the floor of the San Joaquin Valley to the eastern edge of the Temblor Range, part of the Coastal Ranges. To the south the county extends over the ridge of the Tehachapi Mountains. As of the 2000 census, its population is 661,645, but recent California Department of Finance estimates place the county population at 779,869. The county seat is Bakersfield (since 1874) with the original county seat being the f... (from wikipedia)

General Information
California State$89,123 Average House Value (as of 2000)
663,176 Population (as of 2000)$34,808 Average House Income (as of 2000)
771,214 Population (current)8,452.9 Square Miles of Land
2.4 Average Persons Per Household (as of 2000)11.3 Square Miles of Water

Business Information
11,261 Number of Businesses (as of 2003)$1,164,546,000 Total First Quarter Payroll (as of 2003)
158,598 Number of Employees (as of 2003)$4,808,415,000 Total Annual Payroll (as of 2003)

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Ethnicity (as of 2000)
Median Ages (as of 2000)

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