Hesperia, California Population 2022

101,746
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Hesperia is a city located in San Bernardino County California. With a 2020 population of 101,746, it is the 76th largest city in California and the 340th largest city in the United States. Hesperia is currently growing at a rate of 0.96% annually and its population has increased by 1.93% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 99,818 in 2020. Spanning over 73 miles, Hesperia has a population density of 1,399 people per square mile.

The average household income in Hesperia is $65,254 with a poverty rate of 18.77%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,217 per month, and the median house value is $255,500. The median age in Hesperia is 31.2 years, 31.1 years for males, and 31.4 years for females.

Hesperia Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Hesperiawas:

  • White: 76.43%
  • Other race: 9.45%
  • Two or more races: 6.45%
  • Black or African American: 4.13%
  • Asian: 2.57%
  • Native American: 0.81%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.17%
The current population of Hesperia, California is 101,746 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 99,818.

Hesperia, California Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White72,73276.43%
Black or African American3,9294.13%
American Indian and Alaska Native7690.81%
Asian2,4432.57%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander1640.17%
Some Other Race8,9899.45%
Two or More Races6,1376.45%
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Hesperia Population by Race

Hesperia Population Pyramid 2022

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Hesperia Median Age

32.8


Total

32.3


Male

33.1


Female

Hesperia Adults

There are 67,138 adults, (10,472 of whom are seniors) in Hesperia.

Hesperia Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

18.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

49.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Hesperia Sex Ratio

Female

47,366

49.77%

Male

47,797

50.23%

Hesperia Population by Age

Hesperia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Hesperia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married71.5%28.5%
All62.2%37.8%
Male56.5%43.5%
Non Family54.7%45.3%
Female43.1%56.9%

62.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Hesperia Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All27,2073.4962.2
Married14,7374.0671.5
Male2,7763.5656.5
Female4,3224.2743.1
Non Family5,3721.2954.7

3.87

Average Family Size

3.49

Average Household Size

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Hesperia Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade5,5709.71%
9th to 12th Grade7,29312.71%
High School Graduate20,27335.33%
Some College13,56623.64%
Associates Degree4,8238.40%
Bachelors Degree4,1067.15%
Graduate Degree1,7583.06%
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Hesperia Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Hesperia Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Asian1,6701,496649
Black2,5922,233537
White22,03919,5892,634
2+ Races2,9602,513353
Islander13712612
Other Race5,2703,051421
Hispanic30,16420,4321,950
Native American46936825

The highest rate of high school graduation is among islander people with a rate of 91.97%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 38.86%.

Hesperia Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$35,954$43,355$26,362
Less Than 9th Grade$26,723$32,398$20,736
High School Graduate$35,345$42,364$24,396
Some College$38,661$50,776$27,780
Bachelors Degree$49,527$55,938$34,884
Graduate Degree$68,617$$68,750

$35,954

Average Earnings

$43,355

Average Male

$26,362

Average Female

Hesperia Earnings by Educational Attainment

Hesperia Language by Age

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Hesperia Language

67.05% of Hesperia residents speak only English, while 32.95% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 30.80% of the population.

Hesperia Language

Hesperia Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black3,8871,13729.25%
Hispanic55,98711,86121.19%
Multiple6,1261,06517.38%
Asian2,44341416.95%
White30,5974,12713.49%
Native7698511.05%
Islander164169.76%
Other1,611NaN%

18.77%

Overall Poverty Rate

17.44%

Male Poverty Rate

20.12%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Hesperia

The race most likely to be in poverty in Hesperia is Black, with 29.25% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Hesperia is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.16%. Among those working part-time, it was 17.33%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 26.62%.

Hesperia Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade27.46%
High School17.67%
Some College11.87%
Bachelors or Greater5.83%

Hesperia Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed8.06%
Male Unemployed41.43%
Female Employed9.64%
Female Unemployed21.17%

Hesperia Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Hesperia Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$54,149$68,172
Families$60,583$72,830
Married Families$70,341-
Non Families$26,246$40,742
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Income by Household Type

Hesperia Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

46.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

46.4%

Male Marriage Rate

45.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Hesperia Married by Age and Sex

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Hesperia Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Hesperia Marital Status by Race

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Hesperia Marital Status

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4,030

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War958
First Gulf War594
Vietnam1,525
Korea251
World War II51

Hesperia Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34467
35 to 54778
55 to 64823
65 to 741,001
75+961

Hesperia Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White3,2156.29%
Black2799.04%
Native American182.95%
Asian1286.86%
Islander4835.04%
Other Race2073.26%
2+ Races1353.50%
Hispanic1,0592.86%

Hesperia Veterans by Race

Hesperia Veterans by Education

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9.11%

Veteran Poverty Rate

33.92%

Veteran Disability Rate

Hesperia Veterans by Education

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55.4%

Labor Force Participation

50.1%

Employment Rate

9.3%

Unemployment Rate

Hesperia Employment by Age

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Hesperia Employment by Race

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Hesperia Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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70.18%

Born in Hesperia

82.10%

Native Born

17.90%

Foreign Born

9.51%

Non Citizen

8.39%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

82.10% of Hesperia residents were born in the United States, with 70.18% having been born in California. 9.51% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Hesperia Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
19407000.00%
19603,0002,3007.55%
19704,5921,5924.35%
198013,5408,94811.42%
199050,41836,87814.05%
200062,58212,1642.18%
201090,17327,5913.72%
201191,1379641.07%
201292,1019641.06%
201393,0659641.05%
201494,0299641.04%
201594,9939641.03%
201695,9579641.01%
201796,9219641.00%
201897,8859640.99%
201998,8499640.98%
202099,8189690.98%
2021100,7829640.97%
2022101,7469640.96%

Hesperia Population by Year