California City, California

California City: City in Kern County, California


California City is a city located in the county of Kern in the U.S. state of California. Its population at the 2010 census was 14,120. After 9 years in 2019 city had an estimated population of 14,198 inhabitants.

The city was created 57 years ago in 1965.

California City locator map
Location of California City on California map.

Quick Facts about California City

Population : 14,198 (2019)
Country : United States of America
State : California (United States)
County : Kern County
Postal code : 93504–93505
Phone Area Codes : 760
Water as percent of area : 0.05%
Land as percent of area : 99.95%
Altitude : 2,405 feet / 733 meters
Establishment : December 12, 1965 (57 years ago)
Time Zone : Pacific Time Zone
Local time : 22:14:43 (30th November 2023)
Population growth : 0.55% (2010-2019)
Weather : 32℉ Mostly Clear then Widespread Frost 7-days weather
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Central Park California City California
Central Park  California City  California image


California City is located at 35°7'33"N 117°59'9"W (35.1258000, -117.9859000).

California City map


California City forecast: Widespread frost after midnight. Mostly clear, with a low around 32. Wind chill values as low as 25. West southwest wind 5 to 15 mph. more


The population of California City increased by 0.55% in 9 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 14,120 - census
2011 12,834 -10.02% estimation process
2012 13,344 3.82% estimation process
2013 13,202 -1.08% estimation process
2014 13,203 0.01% estimation process
2015 13,202 -0.01% estimation process
2016 13,656 3.32% estimation process
2017 13,884 1.64% estimation process
2018 14,167 2% estimation process
2019 14,198 0.22% estimation process

California City zip code is 93505. County name: Kern, County fips: 06029

People born in California City (2)

People born in California City, including child actor, film actor and actor Cole Jensen, mathematician Kelsey Houston-Edwards, .


Schools in California City

College & universities near California City, CA

Code Name City ZIP
117238 Lancaster Beauty School Lancaster (CA) 93534

Stations (20)

Amtrak & bus stations near California City, CA

Code Name Address Type
MOJ Mojave, California 15900 Sierra Highway BUS
TEH Tehachapi, California Westside of Mullbery Street BUS
LCS Lancaster, California 44812 Sierra Highway BUS
PMD Palmdale (Amtrak Thruway), California 39000 Clock Tower Plaza Drive - Bus Bay 2E BUS
LTR Littlerock, California 7715 Pearblossom Hwy BUS

Post offices near California City

Post Office Name City ZIP
California City Post Office California City (CA) 93505

Other cities in Kern County

Cities, towns, neighborhoods & other populated places in Kern County , CA. (more)

City Name Population Title
Bakersfield 385,725 The fifth most populous city in California and the center of the Bakersfield metropolitan area.
Delano 53,041 A city in Kern County, California.
Oildale 32,684 Census-designated place in Kern County, California
Ridgecrest 29,135 City in California
Wasco 28,734 City in California
Arvin 21,757 City in Kern County, California, United States
Shafter 20,739 City in Kern County, California, United States
Rosamond 18,150 Census-designated place in Kern County, California
Greenfield 17,644 City in Monterey County, California, United States
Lamont 15,120 Census-designated place in Kern County, California
Tehachapi 12,746 City in California
McFarland 12,482 City in Kern County, California, United States
Golden Hills 8,656 Census designated place
Taft 8,488 City in Kern County, California, United States
Alta Sierra 7,047 Census-designated place in Nevada County, California
Indian Wells 5,544 Town in California

Distance to Other Cities

California City distances to largest California cities