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  Bakersfield, California
Bakersfield, incorporated in 1898, is located in the County of Kern and is the county seat.
Bakersfield residents are very active in sports, taking advantage of 2 lakes, 5 private and 6 public golf courses, 6 private and 13 public tennis facilities, 5 private country clubs, 2 skating rinks, 3 bowling facilities, 3 auto race tracks, over 50 neighborhood community parks, 300 churches, and 28 libraries.
Bakersfield has a rich heritage that goes back 8,000 years to the Yokut Indians who were the first people to settle in the San Joaquin Valley.
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 Bakersfield travel guide - Wikitravel
Bakersfield is a city in Kern County in the San Joaquin Valley of California.
Bakersfield is famous for being the home of country music singers Buck Owens and Merle Haggard, and has the nickname "the country music capital of the West Coast." Bakersfield has also produced its share of football players such as Joey Porter, Frank Gifford, and David Carr.
Bakersfield is also served by a number of Amtrak bus routes, which connect San Joaquin passengers to many southern California cities, as well as Las Vegas, Nevada.
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 Bakersfield, California - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Baker died of typhoid fever in 1872, and is buried at Union Cemetery.
Bakersfield is a politically conservative city with complicated racial and socio-economic equity issues.
Bakersfield's primary airport is Meadows Field Airport, which was renovated in 2005.
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 Bakersfield California in Bakersfield, California - Second Amendment Sports
Bakersfield is the county seat of Kern County, California, in the United States.
Bakersfield is the second largest city in the United States that is not directly linked to an Interstate highway, although Interstate 5 runs just west of it while another north-south freeway, State Highway 99, bisects the city.
Bakersfield is also home to the Bakersfield Blaze, a minor league baseball affiliate of the Texas Rangers, who play at the historical Sam Lynn Ballpark.
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 Bakersfield California Travel & Vacation Guide
The rolling farms and countless oil deckers surrounding Bakersfield indicate its two biggest industries, but another is less visually obvious: a brand of country music that has become known as “the Bakersfield sound." Live bands perform at local bars nightly, and big names in the twangy sub-genre frequently come to play.
There is also a growing segment of Bakersfield’s population that moved here to enjoy the surroundings.
Bakersfield is located in southern California, about 100 miles north of the Los Angeles area.
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 Bakersfield, California
Bakersfield is easy to reach by road, along one of the great motorways of California, the U.S. 5; it is 111mi/179km from Los Angeles and about 290mi/465km from San Francisco.
Founded by Colonel Thomas Baker in the seventies of the last century, it first came to life in 1885, when - almost 40 years later than in the actual gold area to the north - gold was discovered in the Kern River Canyon.
Nevertheless, the population increased considerably in the years that followed; with an annual growth rate of some 7% Bakersfield stands at the head of all Californian towns.
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 Bakersfield, California
Bakersfield is located in the south end of the great San Joaquin Valley of California at an elevation of 492 feet.
With the discovery of the Kern River oil field just north of town in 1899, Bakersfield became a boom town overnight, and the oil industry today shares the spotlight with agriculture as one of the mainstays of the regional economy.
Bakersfield has very pleasant weather with an annual average for the last 30 years of about 5 to 6 inches of rain and around 270 days of sunshine a year.
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 Bakersfield Living - Your Online Information Guide to Moving & Living in Bakersfield, California
    Bakersfield, California is the seat of Kern County, and ideally situated on the Kern River in the San Joaquin Valley.
Bakersfield currently supports a population of approximately 275,000 residents, which is a population increase of some twelve percent since the year 2000.
Bakersfield is a warm, welcoming community that continues to draw new residents here.
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 Bakersfield, California
On behalf of the Founders of the Bakersfield Beautification Committee we wish to re-present the City Flag of Bakersfield as a symbol for all the citizens of Bakersfield.
A Bakersfield Flag was re-presented to the Mayor, to each Councilman as well as the Police Chief and Fire Chief on the 12th of June at the City Hall Council Meeting.
The cornucopia is known as "the horn of plenty" and in the Bakersfield Seal the basket is filled with the vegetables and fruit that grow in in Bakersfield.
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 Bakersfield, California
The Red Lion Hotel Bakersfield is centrally located to all destinations in town, no more than a 10 minute drive time from all outskirts of town.
The Bakersfield Sound was marked by the sharp, loud, high-end sound of the electric and steel guitars, fiddles, and lead and harmony vocals influenced by rock and roll and rockabilly as well as traditional country music.
Bakersfield music was, by comparison, rawer, twangier and more in line with rock music.
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 Bakersfield, California Real Estate on CityCribs.com - Bakersfield Apartments & Homes
Bakersfield, the 11th largest city in California and the 61st in USA is one of the fastest growing cities in the nation.
Industry wages, from 2001 to 2006, have increased in the Bakersfield Metro Area by 22.3% which is greater than the growth in industry wages for the State of California and greater than the growth in average industry wages for the United States.
The Bakersfield metropolitan area, which comprises all of Kern County, leaped up to 60 spots from the year before to rank 30th out of the 200 largest metropolitan areas in the Milken Institute 2005 Best Performing Cities Index.
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 Bakersfield Lifestyle - Bakersfield California | Bakersfield News | Bakersfield Articles | Bakersfield Resources
You have found the most comprehensive source for information on all topics related to life in Bakersfield, California.
For those of you who plan to visit Bakersfield, you will find information and links to all the attractions our beautiful city has to offer.
A 73-year-old Bakersfield man involved in a head-on collision in early June died at home of his injuries Saturday morning, according to the Kern County Coroner's office.
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 Bakersfield - Life As It Should Be
Located in the fertile southern San Joaquin Valley, the bustling metropolitan city of Bakersfield boasts a population of nearly half a million residents with strong ties to tradition, family and community who are discovering "Life as it should be".
Our intent is to share Bakersfield with you as well as our vision as a "big city with a small town atmosphere".
Two Bakersfield merchants, Bob Burdette of Multi Business Systems and Tom Saba of Creative Concepts joined forces to promote the Vision 2020 campaign by offering quality merchandise and wearables that are available online as well as through local Kern County retailers.
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 Flower Delivery Bakersfield CA California |Order Bakersfield Flowers Online
Our Bakersfield floral shop and our Bakersfield flowers are first in quality.
Bakersfield florist shops will bring your Bakersfield sympathy arrangements wherever you need them.
Bakersfield Thanksgiving flowers, and Bakersfield Christmas flowers sent near or far.
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 Bakersfield, California
Bakersfield, California is a unique area that remains one of the most affordable places to live in California.
Bakersfield College is a 2-year college that offers a variety of associate degrees as well as community classes.
California State University, Bakersfield is a four-year college that has an accredited school of business as well as being noted for its nursing program.
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 BAKERSFIELD CA HOTELS | Hotels Near Bakersfield California
Bakersfield CA Another nice hotel with a restaurant, lounge, swimming pool, continental breakfast, fitness facility.
Bakersfield CA Some non smoking rooms, coffee shop, bar and lounge, swimming pool, spa, sauna, fitness center.
Bakersfield CA on smoking rooms, swimming pool, whirlpool jacuzzi.
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 Visiting Bakersfield, California   (Site not responding. Last check: )
For the outdoors type on person visiting Bakersfield they will find the local residents and visitors heading to soccer fields, ball fields, golf courses, hiking, biking trails, the river, the lakes, or attending one of the areas three race tracks.
Those who enjoy the indoors away from the summertime heat may spend their days visiting Bakersfield Ice Center, local museums and art galleries, shopping, or attending an event at Rabobank Arena Theater and Convention Center.
A number of urgent care facilities are available for you while you visit Bakersfield should you need medical care during your stay.
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 Bakersfield Real Estate Agents, Bakersfield Homes For Sale, REALTORS and Bakersfield
We also have information on Bakersfield home selling, home buying and mortgages, movers and other realty services for anyone looking to sell a home or buy a home in Bakersfield, CA.
HomeGain provides Bakersfield, California real estate information and resources to guide homeowners and homebuyers through the process of selling and buying a house, condo or other Bakersfield realty property.
HomeGain has services to help you find a top Bakersfield real estate broker or agent, get the value of your Bakersfield home and a comparative market analysis (CMA), view Bakersfield real estate and MLS listings, prepare your home for sale, and more.
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 Bakersfield Hotels - Search hotels in Bakersfield, California
Bakersfield Hotels works with many new discount hotel suppliers to ensure that you get some of the cheapest rates on the Internet.
proposes that this Bakersfield Sound grew out of several different styles of music and that performers picked and chose the styles they liked and thus created their own brand of music found nowhere else in the country.
The Bakersfield Sound was marked by the sharp, loud, high-end sound of the electric and steel guitars, fiddles, and lead and harmony vocals influenced by rock and roll and rockabilly as well as traditional country music.
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 The Bakersfield Xtreme Baseball Club   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The Bakersfield Xtreme Baseball Club is a 12 and Under travel baseball team that was established in October 2005.
We are located in Bakersfield, California, and are proud to represent Kern County.
The Bakersfield Xtreme are taking a break from Travel Ball action to concentrate on Recreation League Play.
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 Bakersfield, California Web Hosting - Web Host
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 Bakersfield, California
The Bakersfield City Council has recently been considering the creation of placing together a suitable memorial by inscribing “In God We Trust” either in a public place or on the City Hall building to commemorate this September 11th event.
On behalf of the Founders of the Bakersfield Beautification Committee we wish to re-present the City Flag of Bakersfield as a symbol for all the citizens of Bakersfield.
A Bakersfield Flag was re-presented to the Mayor, to each Councilman as well as the Police Chief and Fire Chief on the 12th of June at the City Hall Council Meeting.
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 California Inn Bakersfield
Family built and operated since 1986, the California Inn has provided one of the best lodging values in the greater Bakersfield area.
Here at the California Inn, our staff takes great pride in providing friendly customer service, clean, comfortable, and large rooms with all the amenities for a relaxing stay, including a continental breakfast, microwave and refrigerator in each room, pool / spa / sauna, and even free high speed internet access.
Ideal for business travelers, families, or large groups, the California Inn is also conveniently situated within walking distance to many restaurants, such as Mimi’s Café, Sizzler, and other points of interest, like Regency Lanes Bowling Alley and Barnes and Noble.
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 Bakersfield, California Facts, Schools, Colleges, Weather, Zip Code, and More
Bakersfield is located in inland Southern California, an hour and fifty minutes north of Los Angeles.
Bakersfield receives an average of just under six inches of rain a year.
Bakersfield and the surrounding areas provide the opportunity for a wealth of outdoor activities, including: auto racing, fishing, biking, camping, golf, hiking and backpacking, jet skiing, kayaking, mountain biking, tennis, white water rafting, and more.
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