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The California state capital is Sacramento.
The population of Taft is approximately 6,400 (2000), 9327 (2010).
The approximate number of families is 2,370 (1990), 2254 (2010).
The amount of land area in Taft is 9.219 sq. kilometers.
The amount of land area in Taft is 15.1 sq. miles.
The amount of surface water is 0 sq kilometers.
The distance from Taft to Washington DC is 2421 miles.
The distance to the California state capital is 258 miles. (as the crow flies)
Taft is positioned 35.14 degrees north of the equator and 119.45 degrees west of the prime meridian.
Taft elevation is 950 feet above sea level.
Taft median income is $ 33,861 (2000).
The Taft median home price is $ 86,000 (2000).


in south-central California about 32 miles from Bakersfield. Other nearby communities include South Taft, Taft Heights, Ford City, Maricopa, Valley Acres, Dustin Acres, Fellows and Tupman.
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Taft City Government

Taft City Hall
209 E Kern St
Taft, CA 93268-3224
Phone: 661-763-3144

Taft Community Correctional
330 Commerce Way
Taft, CA 93268-9759
Phone: 805-765-2840

US Prison Bureau
1500 Cadet Rd
Taft, CA 93268
Phone: 805-763-2510

Taft Chamber

Taft Chamber Of Commerce
314 4th St
Taft, CA 93268-2835
Phone: 661-765-2165

Taft Organizations

Taft Chamber Of Commerce
314 4th St
Taft, CA 93268-2835
Phone: 661-765-2165

Taft Libraries

Taft Library
27 Emmons Park Dr
Taft, CA 93268-2317
Phone: 661-763-3294

Taft Schools

Taft College
29 Emmons Park Dr
Taft, CA 93268-2317
Phone: 661-763-7700
Fax: 661-763-7705 Taft


The population of Taft was:
1990 - 5,902
2000 - 6,400

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