Kernville is located close to the center of California. Kernville is between the Kern, Tulare county. Kernville has 12.37 square miles of land area and 0.31 square miles of water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Kernville population is 1,354, which has shrunk 22.00% since 2000. The population growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 12.39% and is much lower than the national average rate of 11.61%. Kernville median household income is $51,731 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 82.46% since 2000. The income growth rate is much higher than the state average rate of 29.47% and is much higher than the national average rate of 27.36%. Kernville median house value is $230,700 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 80.52% since 2000. The house value growth rate is higher than the state average rate of 75.60% and is much higher than the national average rate of 46.91%. As a reference, the national Consumer Price Index (CPI) inflation rate for the same period is 26.63%. On average, the public school district that covers Kernville is worse than the state average in quality. The Kernville area code is 760.