McFarland is a city in the San Joaquin Valley, in Kern County, California , United States. McFarland is located 25 miles north-northwest of Bakersfield and 6.5 miles south of Delano, at an elevation of 354 feet.
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In the heart of the San Joaquin rich farming region at a mere 355 feet elevation, McFarland is deeply rooted in agriculture. Cotton, sugar beets, potatoes, and roses are some of the leading crops. A citrus processing plant, an almond hulling facility, and a winery are also located in the city of around 10,000 people.
Population: 13,391 (up 2.79%) Median Age: 25.6 years. Median Household Income: $33,687 (down 1.01%) Poverty Rate: 37.7%
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The straight line distance from McFarland , California to Pismo Beach , California is 87.69 miles.
Based on the true story of a 1987 cross country team from a mainly Latino high school in McFarland , California, the film stars Kevin Costner as Jim White, the school’s coach, who leads the team to win a state championship.
Race & Ethnicity The largest McFarland racial / ethnic groups are Hispanic (94.7%) followed by White (3.4%) and Black (1.0%).
McFarland has an honor no other city in Kern County has. The National Council for Home Safety and Security included McFarland on its list of 100 Safest Cities in California . It’s the only Kern County city to make that list for a relatively low rate of violent crime, among other factors.
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How does Jim White end up in McFarland ? He gets fired, throws shoe and cuts player. You just studied 28 terms!
During cross-country practice on Oct. 27, 1986, Sylvia Diaz, a 16-year-old McFarland High senior, and Herlinda Gonzalez, 14, a sophomore, were struck by a car on Whisler Road in McFarland . Sylvia was pronounced dead at Delano Regional Medical Center; Herlinda died the following day.
Principal photography took place in Camarillo, California and many of McFarland’s residents were extras in the movie . The film was released a year after its book. Kevin Costner attended a year at Mt. Whitney High School in Visalia, California, forty miles north of McFarland .
The summer holidays are just kicking off and this week there is just the one new addition to the Uk’s/Ireland Disney streaming service, DisneyLife. The main addition is McFarland , USA , which stars Kevin Costner, it’s a moving film based on an inspirational true story.