Fuller Acres, California

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Fuller Acres
census-designated place
Fuller Acres is located in California
Fuller Acres
Fuller Acres
Location in California
Coordinates: 35°18′00″N 118°54′42″W / 35.30000°N 118.91167°W / 35.30000; -118.91167Coordinates: 35°18′00″N 118°54′42″W / 35.30000°N 118.91167°W / 35.30000; -118.91167
Country  United States
State  California
County Kern County
 • Total 0.754 sq mi (1.954 km2)
 • Land 0.754 sq mi (1.954 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)  0%
Elevation[2] 420 ft (128 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 991
 • Density 1,300/sq mi (510/km2)
Time zone Pacific (PST) (UTC-8)
 • Summer (DST) PDT (UTC-7)
GNIS feature IDs 242534; 2629762
U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Fuller Acres, California; U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Fuller Acres, California

Fuller Acres (formerly, Hilltop) is a census-designated place[3] in Kern County, California.[2] It is located 7.25 miles (12 km) southeast of downtown Bakersfield,[4] at an elevation of 420 feet (128 m).[2] The population was 991 at the 2010 census.


The 2010 United States Census[5] reported that Fuller Acres had a population of 991. The population density was 1,313.7 people per square mile (507.2/km²). The racial makeup of Fuller Acres was 607 (61.3%) White, 13 (1.3%) African American, 12 (1.2%) Native American, 1 (0.1%) Asian, 0 (0.0%) Pacific Islander, 329 (33.2%) from other races, and 29 (2.9%) from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 768 persons (77.5%).

The Census reported that 991 people (100% of the population) lived in households, 0 (0%) lived in non-institutionalized group quarters, and 0 (0%) were institutionalized.

There were 244 households, out of which 138 (56.6%) had children under the age of 18 living in them, 137 (56.1%) were opposite-sex married couples living together, 30 (12.3%) had a female householder with no husband present, 30 (12.3%) had a male householder with no wife present. There were 30 (12.3%) unmarried opposite-sex partnerships, and 1 (0.4%) same-sex married couples or partnerships. 35 households (14.3%) were made up of individuals and 7 (2.9%) had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 4.06. There were 197 families (80.7% of all households); the average family size was 4.46.

The population was spread out with 346 people (34.9%) under the age of 18, 114 people (11.5%) aged 18 to 24, 259 people (26.1%) aged 25 to 44, 209 people (21.1%) aged 45 to 64, and 63 people (6.4%) who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 27.2 years. For every 100 females there were 113.6 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 116.4 males.

There were 274 housing units at an average density of 363.2 per square mile (140.2/km²), of which 122 (50.0%) were owner-occupied, and 122 (50.0%) were occupied by renters. The homeowner vacancy rate was 2.3%; the rental vacancy rate was 3.9%. 501 people (50.6% of the population) lived in owner-occupied housing units and 490 people (49.4%) lived in rental housing units.


  1. ^ U.S. Census
  2. ^ a b c U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Fuller Acres, California
  3. ^ U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Fuller Acres, California
  4. ^ Durham, David L. (1998). California's Geographic Names: A Gazetteer of Historic and Modern Names of the State. Quill Driver Books. p. 1038. ISBN 9781884995149. 
  5. ^ All data are derived from the United States Census Bureau reports from the 2010 United States Census, and are accessible on-line here. The data on unmarried partnerships and same-sex married couples are from the Census report DEC_10_SF1_PCT15. All other housing and population data are from Census report DEC_10_DP_DPDP1. Both reports are viewable online or downloadable in a zip file containing a comma-delimited data file. The area data, from which densities are calculated, are available on-line here. Percentage totals may not add to 100% due to rounding. The Census Bureau defines families as a household containing one or more people related to the householder by birth, opposite-sex marriage, or adoption. People living in group quarters are tabulated by the Census Bureau as neither owners nor renters. For further details, see the text files accompanying the data files containing the Census reports mentioned above.