Zip Code 93280 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameWasco
Zip Code StateCalifornia
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Kern
Area Code661
Current Population:27152
Racial Majority:Hispanic 0.04%
Public School Racial Majority:Hispanic 92.6%
Unemployment Rate:12.89%
Median Household Income$35113
Average Adjusted Gross Income$34450
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time24.7 Minutes
Curent Temperature:
Current Time:
PST
Time Zone:Pacific Standard Time
Elevation Range217 - 374 ft.
Area210 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)35.64496994, -119.39423370

Zip Code 93280 Description

Zip Code 93280 is located in the state of California in the Bakersfield metro area. Zip code 93280 is primarily located in Kern County. The official US Postal Service name for 93280 is WASCO, California. Portions of zip code 93280 are contained within or border the city limits of Wasco, CA, . The area code for zip code 93280 is 661. 93280 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in California.

The current unemployment level in 93280 is 12.89% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 9.7% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 4.7% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 4.9%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 93280 increased to 27152 from 22752 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 93280 is Hispanic while the majority ethnicity attending 93280 public schools is Hispanic. 83.9% of students in 93280 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 3955 14.44% 4105 -4%
 Black Or African American 1882 6.87% 1815 +4%
 Hispanic 21007 76.7% 20733 +1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 127 0.46% 115 +10%
 Asian 264 0.96% 176 +50%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 12 0.04% 8 +50%
 Other Race 70 0.05% 70 -81%
 Two Or More Races 130 0.47% 130 +0%

Zip Code 93280 Race/Ethnicity

 White 4.6%
 Black Or African American 2%
 Hispanic 92.6%
 Asian 0.4%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.1%
 Two or More Races 0.4%

Zip Code 93280 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population2715222752
Male Population61.10%
Female Population38.90%
Total Households5570
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
83.9%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
87.5%
Median Household Income$35113
Income Under $50K Per Year66.60%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year26.20%
Income Above $100K Per Year7.20%
114 US Congressional DistrictCalifornia 21
RepresentativeDavid Valadao
PartyRepublican
Average Real Estate Asking Price$200054
Average Real Estate Sale Price$107973
Current Unemployment Level (September 2016)12.89%
Previous Month Unemployment Level13.88%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago12.29%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 9a: 20F to 25F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 9b: 25F to 30F
Köppen Climate ClassificationBWk - Cold Desert Climate
Ecoregion
Average First Frost DatesNovember 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesFebruary 11 - 20

Zip Code 93280 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)37404447535964635849403549
Avg Max Temp (°F)56647078869499979282675779
Avg Precip (In.)1.361.391.59.57.25.12.01.03.19.35.66.887.4
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Bakersfield, CA
CBSA Type93280
CBSA Population830222
Time ZonePacific Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Los_Angeles
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-8 Hours