The Tehachapi Advantage
The City of Tehachapi, centrally located between the San Joaquin Valley and the Mojave Desert, has seen a dramatic uptick in consumer spending and retail development due to residential growth both within the city and surrounding communities who depend on city businesses to meet their retail needs. A favorable tax rate, great climate and clean mountain air combine with proximity to groundbreaking industries enhance this desirable community and positive economic trends.
Demographically, the City of Tehachapi boasts a younger than average population compared to surrounding communities, resulting in an attractive labor pool for select industry.
Tehachapi's retail gap analysis tells the story of a city in transition; one of a far reaching consumer hub that's economically punching above its weight, with no signs of slowing.
Annual Traffic Count on Hwy 58 / Mill St.
Annual Traffic Count on Tucker Rd / Tehachapi Blvd
2020 Tehachapi Region Population
Lowest Tax Rate Among Surrounding Communities
Average Earnings Per Job
Total Regional Employment
General Merchandise Stores Sales
Workforce Characteristics Snapshot
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