There were 66 households out of which 37.9% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 53.0% were married couples living together, 25.8% had a female householder with no husband present, and 18.2% were non-families. 18.2% of all households were made up of individuals and 3.0% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 3.44 and the average family size was 3.76.
In the CDP the population was spread out with 37.9% under the age of 18, 8.4% from 18 to 24, 27.8% from 25 to 44, 20.7% from 45 to 64, and 5.3% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 30 years. For every 100 females there were 97.4 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 101.4 males.
The median income for a household in the CDP was $27,500, and the median income for a family was $43,125. Males had a median income of $38,125 versus $28,750 for females. The per capita income for the CDP was $8,482. About 12.5% of families and 20.1% of the population were below the poverty line, including 9.3% of those under the age of eighteen and 42.9% of those sixty five or over.
Trice decided to enter politics, being elected to the Rosedale School Board in 1972, then successfully ran for the Kern County Board of Supervisors in 1976, defeating a 24 year incumbent. After a decade of serving the citizens of the West Side, Trice ran for State Assembly in 1986 and was elected. He served 5 terms and after 10 years of service, he was "termed out". Governor Pete Wilson then appointed Trice to Agricultural Labor Relations Board for a year; Governor Wilson then appointed Trice to the California Unemployment Insurance Appeals Board for a term of one year.
Trice continues to live in Bakersfield and is active in the Rosedale Highway Lions Club, Bakersfield Elks Lodge. He is an occasional radio commentator on the state of politics in California.