Zip Code 93263 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameShafter
Zip Code StateCalifornia
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Kern
Area Code661
Current Population:19582
Racial Majority:Hispanic 0.01%
Public School Racial Majority:Hispanic 90.9%
Unemployment Rate:12.4%
Median Household Income$34514
Average Adjusted Gross Income$47350
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time22.7 Minutes
Current Time:
Time Zone:Pacific Standard Time
Elevation Range276 - 436 ft.
Area92 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)35.49264145, -119.32489014

Zip Code 93263 Description

Zip Code 93263 is located in the state of California in the Bakersfield metro area. Zip code 93263 is primarily located in Kern County. The official US Postal Service name for 93263 is SHAFTER, California. Portions of zip code 93263 are contained within or border the city limits of Shafter, CA, Rosedale, CA, . The area code for zip code 93263 is 661. 93263 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in California.

The current unemployment level in 93263 is 12.4% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 9.7% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 10.8% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 6.9%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 93263 increased to 19582 from 15172 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 93263 is Hispanic while the majority ethnicity attending 93263 public schools is Hispanic. 82.6% of students in 93263 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 3753 18.58% 3643 +3%
 Black Or African American 132 0.65% 159 -17%
 Hispanic 16004 79.21% 15388 +4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 71 0.35% 103 -31%
 Asian 36 0.18% 121 -70%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 3 0.01% 17 -82%
 Other Race 20 0.41% 20 +315%
 Two Or More Races 131 0.6% 131 -7%

Zip Code 93263 Race/Ethnicity

 White 7.4%
 Black Or African American 0.4%
 Hispanic 90.9%
 Asian 1%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.1%
 Two or More Races 0.2%

Zip Code 93263 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population1958215172
Male Population51.30%
Female Population48.70%
Total Households4936
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$34514
Income Under $50K Per Year68.90%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year23.70%
Income Above $100K Per Year7.30%
93263 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
California District 21TJ CoxDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$187045
Average Real Estate Sale Price$117429
Current Unemployment Level 12.4%
Previous Month Unemployment Level12.4%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago6.3%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 9a: 20F to 25F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 9a: 20F to 25F
Köppen Climate ClassificationBSk - Cold Semi-Arid Climate
Average First Frost DatesNovember 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesFebruary 11 - 20

Zip Code 93263 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)37404447546065645950403550
Avg Max Temp (°F)56647077869398979182675778
Avg Precip (In.)1.361.381.
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Bakersfield, CA
CBSA Type93263
CBSA Population830222
Time ZonePacific Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Los_Angeles
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-8 Hours