San Bernardino County, California Population 2018

San Bernardino County, California's estimated population is 2,157,404 with a growth rate of 2.40% 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
20172,157,40450,6502.40%
20162,106,754-30,377-1.42%
20162,137,13116,3370.77%
20152,120,79416,7560.80%
20142,104,03817,3060.83%
20132,086,73210,1310.49%
20122,076,60114,2200.69%
20112,062,38121,1471.04%
20102,041,234622,85443.91%
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%

San Bernardino County, California Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White1,306,582
Some Other Race356,704
Black or African American180,733
Asian142,332
Two or More Races95,960
American Indian and Alaska Native17,510
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander6,933

Race Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey)

San Bernardino County, California Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8% Male Population0%2%4%6%8% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

San Bernardino County, California Median Age

32.7


Total

31.6


Male

33.9


Female

San Bernardino County, California Adults

There are 1,529,503 adults, (219,102 of which are seniors) in San Bernardino County, California.

San Bernardino County, California Age Dependency

60.6

Age Dependency Ratio

16.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

43.9

Child Dependency Ratio

San Bernardino County, California Sex Ratio

Female

1,058,829

50.26%

Male

1,047,925

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
Married70.4%29.6%
All59.1%40.9%
Non Family50.8%49.2%
Male47.7%52.3%
Female41.8%58.2%

59.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

San Bernardino County, California Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All618,9223.3259.1
Married317,8163.9470.4
Non Family149,5931.3150.8
Female105,198441.8
Male46,3153.9547.7

3.8

Average Family Size

3.32

Average Household Size

6.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

San Bernardino County, California Households

San Bernardino County, California Education

San Bernardino County, California Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade125,2239.68%
9th to 12th Grade149,15811.53%
High School Graduate339,21026.22%
Some College323,74425.02%
Associates Degree106,5228.23%
Bachelors Degree162,21312.54%
Graduate Degree87,7096.78%

San Bernardino County, California Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
Hispanic585,492379,47855,542
White471,444430,463116,647
Other Race200,625122,27916,038
Black108,26394,51022,025
Asian100,67690,26349,567
Multiple Races40,20833,1447,625
Native American10,6338,0181,115
Islander4,0713,299606

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 91.31%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 49.23%.

San Bernardino County, California Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$33,534$39,406$27,769
Less Than High School$21,490$26,107$15,535
High School Grad$29,638$34,446$22,420
Some College$35,644$44,620$28,844
Bachelors Degree$51,054$58,008$45,020
Graduate Degree$68,272$78,019$62,733

$33,534

Average Earnings

$39,406

Average Male

$27,769

Average Female

San Bernardino County, California Language

San Bernardino County, California Language by Age

San Bernardino County, California Language

58.50% of San Bernardino County, California residents speak only English, while 41.50% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 33.95% of the population.

San Bernardino County, California Poverty

San Bernardino County, California Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic1,066,007240,30222.54%
Other346,65482,20123.71%
White625,29281,26813.00%
Black171,32247,04827.46%
Multiple91,35316,73918.32%
Asian139,95315,67611.20%
Native16,7344,06924.32%
Islander6,5801,23018.69%

19.12%

Overall Poverty Rate

17.65%

Male Poverty Rate

20.54%

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 27.46% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in San Bernardino County, California is Asian, with 11.20% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.50%. Among those working part-time, it was 18.79%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 26.41%.

San Bernardino County, California Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School26.84%
High School16.77%
Some College11.95%
Bachelors or Greater5.99%

San Bernardino County, California Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed34.80%
Male Unemployed29.93%
Female Employed9.73%
Male Employed8.08%

San Bernardino County, California Income

San Bernardino County, California Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$54,469$70,728
Families$60,559$76,341
Married Families$73,842$89,973
Non Families$32,072$45,997

San Bernardino County, California Marital Status

San Bernardino County, California Marital Status

Marriage Rates

45.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

46.5%

Male Marriage Rate

44.2%

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 55To64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35To44.

San Bernardino County, California Marital Status by Race

San Bernardino County, California Veterans

San Bernardino County, California Veterans by War

96,196

Number of Veterans

87,933

Male Veterans

8,263

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam35,749
Second Gulf War15,914
First Gulf War15,724
Korea9,088
World War II4,140

San Bernardino County, California Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 7423,721
35 to 5422,817
55 to 6420,071
75+18,408
18 to 3411,179

San Bernardino County, California Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White72,7627.58%
Hispanic22,6983.14%
Black10,7098.26%
Other5,4962.22%
2 or More3,3446.40%
Asian2,7842.49%
Indian8636.87%
Hawaiian2384.82%

San Bernardino County, California Veterans by Education

9.43%

Veteran Poverty Rate

29.23%

Veteran Disability Rate

San Bernardino County, California Employment Status

San Bernardino County, California Employment by Age

60.2%

Labor Force Participation

53%

Employment Rate

11%

Unemployment Rate

San Bernardino County, California Employment by Race

San Bernardino County, California Employment by Education

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%
Data Sources
  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990