About Tehachapi, California
The City of Tehachapi ( /t??hæt??pi/) is a city, incorporated in 1909, located in Kern County, central California. Tehachapi is located in the Tehachapi Mountains, at an elevation of 3,970 feet (1,210 m) above and between the San Joaquin Valley and Mojave Desert.Tehachapi is located 35 miles (56 km) east-southeast of Bakersfield , and west of Mojave. According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 10.0 square miles (26 km2).