Lucerne Valley is a city located in San Bernardino County California. With a 2020 population of 5,235, it is the 631st largest city in California and the 6393rd largest city in the United States. Lucerne Valley is currently declining at a rate of -0.91% annually and its population has decreased by -8.06% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 5,694 in 2020. Spanning over 106 miles, Lucerne Valley has a population density of 50 people per square mile.
The average household income in Lucerne Valley is $45,308 with a poverty rate of 33.55%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $871 per month, and the median house value is $162,400. The median age in Lucerne Valley is 40.5 years, 42.6 years for males, and 38.8 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Lucerne Valleywas:
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The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 100.00%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 47.37%.
79.60% of Lucerne Valley residents speak only English, while 20.40% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 17.48% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Lucerne Valley is Native, with 100.00% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Lucerne Valley is Multiple, with 18.14% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.54%. Among those working part-time, it was 31.90%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 39.97%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
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90.04% of Lucerne Valley residents were born in the United States, with 65.61% having been born in California. 2.74% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.