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Bear Valley Springs, California - Basic Facts

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The Bear Valley Springs Census Designated Place had a population of 5,543 as of July 1, 2017. Bear Valley Springs ranks in the lower quartile for Population Density and Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in California. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Bear Valley Springs is located at latitude 35.1794 and longitude -118.626 in Kern County. The formal boundaries for the Bear Valley Springs Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 41.49 sq. miles and a water area of 0.07 sq. miles. Kern County is in the Pacific time zone (GMT -8). The elevation is 4,121 feet.

The Bear Valley Springs Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2407815) has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.

California is one of 20 states where Census County Divisions (CCDs) are used for statistical tracking of subdivisions within each county. The Bear Valley Springs Census Designated Place is located within Tehachapi CCD of Kern County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Bear Valley Springs population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.

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Bear Valley Springs, CA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 5,543
Daytime Population: Workers 354
Daytime Population: Residents 3,450
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 3,804
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.69
Population in Households 5,542
Population in Familes 4,866
Population in Group Qrtrs 1
Population Density2 134
Diversity Index3 34


Median Household Income $100,368
Average Household Income $133,478
Per Capita Income $53,773


Total Housing Units 2,884 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,940 (67.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 325 (11.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 619 (21.5%)
Median Home Value $380,828
Average Home Value $436,178


Total Households 2,265
Average Household Size 2.45
Family Households 1,742
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.96% 1.06%
Households 0.89% 0.98%
Families 0.97% 0.94%
Median Household Income   1.09%
Per Capita Income   1.81%

Bear Valley Springs, CA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Bear Valley Springs to the other 1,516 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in California by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 625 59th
Population Density # 1224 19th
Diversity Index # 1326 13th
Median Household Income # 180 88th
Per Capita Income # 175 89th

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