Travel and tourism is a billion-dollar industry in Kern County. In 2011, travel spending totaled $1.28 Billion and supported 12,990 jobs. Film and Television production companies spent $18.8 million while shooting at locations throughout the county.
|07/17/13||Kern County Visitor Spending Hits All Time High (PDF)|
|05/31/13||California Travel Impacts by County, 1992 – 2011 (1,812K PDF)|