Demographics and Fast Facts

Located at an elevation of 4,000 feet in the Tehachapi Mountains, the refreshing lifestyle of Tehachapi has made it the jewel of Kern County and a prime location for new and expanding businesses. With easy access to larger markets, major transportation hubs and expanding industry, you'll see that Tehachapi is a great place to elevate your business.

A Thriving Population

Since 2009, we have seen nearly a 13% growth in our population in Tehachapi. With plenty of affordable housing, low crime rates, clean air and fantastic weather, Tehachapi is an ideal place for families of any age and is attractive to the most discerning populations with discretionary income.

A Look at Retail Opportunities

The recent California Retail Survey stated that Tehachapi is the 10th fastest growing retail market in the State of California. We have plenty of space and are ready for development. Take a quick look at these figures when determining where to locate your business and get an idea of the road traffic you can expect.

An Educated Workforce

Affordable Housing

With plenty of available land at still affordable prices, Tehachapi is an ideal location to be a homeowner. Our distinct living areas give plenty of options for residents to choose with options including horse property, hobby farms, mountain cabins or traditional urban developments.

Surrounded by Innovation

With the Nation’s largest windfarm, major solar projects and only spaceport all just a few miles away, Tehachapi is home to many forward-thinking leaders.