The Shafter Press (including Shafter Shopper) is one of five weekly community newspapers published by Reed Print, Inc., located in Bakersfield, CA. It has been in circulation since 1927. The Shafter Press and Shafter Shopper cover the Shafter, Buttonwillow, and the rich rural agricultural areas surrounding these communities. Combined circulation is 7,382. An estimated 18,906 (2010) population market. Zip code coverage: 93263, 93206, 93312.