Bakersfield, CA Libraries

 

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About 20.52% of people who live in Bakersfield use libraries every year. About 3,493 Bakersfield Californians visit libraries in Bakersfield every day of whom 786 use the provided public internet access computers and 105 attend publicly funded programs for youth, young adult, and adults alike.


  • 1 Libraries
  • 53 Librarians
  • 839,587 Total Population
  • 172,300 Borrowers
  • 1,243,645 Visits
  • 1,865 Total Programs
  • $8,221,321 Cost To Run
  • 1,047,170 Books
  • 280 E-books
  • 38,671 Audio
  • 25,771 Videos
  • 962 Downloads
  • 236 Computers
  • 33,623 Hours Open
Information
YearLibraries
20031
20041
20051
20061
20071
20081
20091
20101
YearLibrarians
200355
200453
200553
200653
200756
200856
200956
201053
YearNumber of Books
20031,176,840
20041,048,526
20051,134,121
2006994,769
20071,037,935
2008888,932
20091,034,578
20101,047,170
YearRegistered Borrowers
2003-
2004-
2005-
2006261,000
2007288,799
2008319,797
2009186,977
2010172,300
YearComputers
2003255
2004232
2005238
2006238
2007237
2008235
2009235
2010236
YearComputer Users
2003-
2004-
2005-
2006365,392
2007337,030
2008377,496
2009388,677
2010279,858
YearPrograms
2003-
20042,347
20052,311
20062,489
20072,180
20082,151
20092,112
20101,865
YearProgram Attendance
2003-
200457,000
200552,691
200650,083
200753,863
200858,275
200950,118
201037,404
YearCost to Run
200310,533,181
20047,719,540
20057,884,336
20068,176,609
20079,704,471
20089,601,266
20099,361,439
20108,221,321
YearNumber of Ebooks
2003-
2004-
2005759
2006239
2007276
2008280
2009280
2010280
YearNumber of Audio Units
200335,682
200434,823
200534,924
200635,493
200738,668
200840,191
200937,391
201038,671
YearNumber of Videos
200322,034
200424,556
200521,720
200615,286
200722,091
200823,166
200925,156
201025,771
YearHours Open
200347,247
200445,493
200545,902
200646,024
200746,309
200845,449
200943,493
201033,623
YearPopulation
2003702,900
2004724,900
2005753,070
2006779,869
2007801,648
2008817,517
2009827,173
2010839,587