Population density (sq mi)1,33325691
Median age37.736.037.7
Male/Female ratio2.2:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)43%52%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1854%46%43%
Speak English72%56%79%
Speak Spanish24%29%13%

Key findings

  • The population density in Tehachapi is 421% higher than California
  • The median age in Tehachapi is 5% higher than California
  • In Tehachapi 82.75% of the population is White
  • In Tehachapi 7.43% of the population is Black
  • In Tehachapi 2.08% of the population is Asian

Compare Tehachapi, CA Demographics


      Tehachapi population breakdown by race

      American Indian1.20%0.74%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.33%0.39%0.18%
      Mixed race2.46%4.62%3.06%
      Other race3.76%13.28%4.75%
      In Tehachapi, 33.9% of people are of Hispanic or Latino origin.
      Please note: Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in any/all of the applicable race categories above.

      Household income distribution

      Place of birth by citizenship

      Tehachapi age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

      Source: The Tehachapi, CA demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).