San Bernardino County, California Population 2019

San Bernardino County, California's estimated population is 2,153,203 with a growth rate of 0.89% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. San Bernardino County, California is the 5th largest county in California.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20182,171,60318,4000.85%
20172,153,20319,0290.89%
20162,134,17416,8630.80%
20152,117,31116,5350.79%
20142,100,77616,9050.81%
20132,083,8719,6760.47%
20122,074,19513,1550.64%
20112,061,04020,1300.99%
20102,040,910622,53043.89%
19901,418,380523,36458.48%
1980895,016210,94430.84%
1970684,072180,48135.84%
1960503,591221,94978.81%
1950281,642120,53474.82%
1940161,10827,20820.32%
1930133,90060,49982.42%
192073,40116,69529.44%
191056,70628,777103.04%
190027,9292,4329.54%
189025,49717,711227.47%
18807,7863,79895.24%
18703,988-1,563-28.16%
18605,5510.00%

How Many People Live in San Bernardino County, California?

2,153,203

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,312,70061.88%
Some Other Race360,21316.98%
Black or African American178,6748.42%
Asian146,6506.91%
Two or More Races99,2774.68%
American Indian and Alaska Native17,0460.80%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander6,6600.31%

San Bernardino County, California Population Pyramid 2019

San Bernardino County, California Median Age

32.9


Total

31.8


Male

34.1


Female

San Bernardino County, California Adults

There are 1,547,497 adults, (225,174 of whom are seniors) in San Bernardino County, California.

San Bernardino County, California Age Dependency

60.4

Age Dependency Ratio

17

Old Age Dependency Ratio

43.4

Child Dependency Ratio

San Bernardino County, California Sex Ratio

Female

1,066,050

50.26%

Male

1,055,170

49.74%

San Bernardino County, California Households and Families

San Bernardino County, California Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

San Bernardino County, California Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married70.7%29.3%
All59.2%40.8%
Non Family50.4%49.6%
Male47.9%52.1%
Female42%58%

59.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All623,6423.3159.2
Married321,1243.9470.7
Non Family149,9391.3250.4
Female106,6493.9442
Male45,9303.9547.9

3.79

Average Family Size

3.31

Average Household Size

6.9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

San Bernardino County, California Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade122,3739.32%
9th to 12th Grade150,78711.48%
High School Graduate344,41726.23%
Some College328,03524.98%
Associates Degree108,0168.22%
Bachelors Degree168,51112.83%
Graduate Degree91,1596.94%

San Bernardino County, California Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
Hispanic604,201398,08361,020
White466,785426,604117,492
Other Race205,567127,20617,789
Black108,85995,80322,808
Asian103,99093,28351,314
Multiple Races41,84135,2218,459
Native American10,4718,2321,204
Islander4,0093,489873

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 91.39%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 49.35%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$35,123$40,694$28,841
Less Than High School$22,212$26,885$15,502
High School Grad$30,120$35,586$22,843
Some College$36,123$46,032$29,232
Bachelors Degree$52,285$60,110$46,449
Graduate Degree$70,564$79,994$64,916

$35,123

Average Earnings

$40,694

Average Male

$28,841

Average Female

San Bernardino County, California Language

San Bernardino County, California Language by Age

San Bernardino County, California Language

58.92% of San Bernardino County, California residents speak only English, while 41.08% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 33.77% of the population.

San Bernardino County, California Poverty

San Bernardino County, California Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic1,084,600231,38121.33%
Other349,05278,50322.49%
White613,98075,89712.36%
Black168,86743,42625.72%
Multiple94,42416,31817.28%
Asian144,47515,79710.93%
Native16,2533,77623.23%
Islander6,2551,39022.22%

18.17%

Overall Poverty Rate

16.58%

Male Poverty Rate

19.70%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in San Bernardino County, California

The race most likely to be in poverty in San Bernardino County, California is Black, with 25.72% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in San Bernardino County, California is Asian, with 10.93% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.30%. Among those working part-time, it was 18.13%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 25.36%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School26.02%
High School15.86%
Some College11.66%
Bachelors or Greater5.60%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed35.10%
Male Unemployed29.81%
Female Employed9.54%
Male Employed7.37%

San Bernardino County, California Income

San Bernardino County, California Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$57,156$74,105
Families$63,170$79,982
Married Families$77,425$93,968
Non Families$34,026$47,793

San Bernardino County, California Marital Status

San Bernardino County, California Marital Status

Marriage Rates

45.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

46.3%

Male Marriage Rate

44.3%

Female Marriage Rate

San Bernardino County, California Married by Age and Sex

San Bernardino County, California Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

San Bernardino County, California Marital Status by Race

San Bernardino County, California Veterans

93,166

Number of Veterans

84,959

Male Veterans

8,207

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam34,657
Second Gulf War16,123
First Gulf War16,041
Korea8,298
World War II3,511
Age Group Veterans
65 to 7423,818
35 to 5421,971
55 to 6419,076
75+17,725
18 to 3410,576

San Bernardino County, California Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White70,0847.24%
Hispanic22,6823.05%
Black10,3488.00%
Other5,5322.19%
2 or More3,3226.13%
Asian2,8582.48%
Indian7145.68%
Hawaiian3086.34%

San Bernardino County, California Veterans by Education

8.87%

Veteran Poverty Rate

30.07%

Veteran Disability Rate

San Bernardino County, California Employment Status

60.4%

Labor Force Participation

53.9%

Employment Rate

9.9%

Unemployment Rate

San Bernardino County, California Place of Birth

Origin of Non Citizens

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

63.74%

Born in California

79.07%

Native Born

20.93%

Foreign Born

10.77%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

79.07% of San Bernardino County, California residents were born in the United States, with 63.74% having been born in California. 10.77% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Population of Cities in San Bernardino County, California

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
San Bernardino20996121623962782.99%
Fontana196470209665131956.72%
Rancho Cucamonga165353176534111816.76%
Ontario16392117321292915.67%
Victorville11592112226563445.47%
Rialto9915010331441644.20%
Hesperia901739372435513.94%
Chino7797287776980412.57%
Chino Hills747997882240235.38%
Upland737327668429524.00%
Apple Valley691397255334144.94%
Redlands686677128826213.82%
Highland531045493918353.46%
Colton521555471225574.90%
Yucaipa513715330919383.77%
Montclair366643894422806.22%
Adelanto317603339116315.14%
Twentynine Palms250482604910014.00%
Loma Linda23261241298683.73%
Barstow226392383511965.28%
Yucca Valley20700216529524.60%
Grand Terrace12040125094693.90%
Big Bear Lake501852352174.32%
Needles484449881442.97%
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