Wrightwood is a city located in San Bernardino County California. With a 2020 population of 4,760, it is the 650th largest city in California and the 6817th largest city in the United States. Wrightwood is currently growing at a rate of 0.42% annually and its population has increased by 0.85% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 4,720 in 2020. Spanning over 6 miles, Wrightwood has a population density of 803 people per square mile.
The average household income in Wrightwood is $95,306 with a poverty rate of 13.70%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,132 per month, and the median house value is $347,400. The median age in Wrightwood is 38.6 years, 40.6 years for males, and 36.8 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Wrightwoodwas:
The highest rate of high school graduation is among asian people with a rate of 100.00%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among 2+ races people with a rate of 58.75%.
91.49% of Wrightwood residents speak only English, while 8.51% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 7.40% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Wrightwood is White, with 12.97% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Wrightwood is Hispanic, with 21.90% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.10%. Among those working part-time, it was 8.12%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 27.92%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Wrightwood
91.24% of Wrightwood residents were born in the United States, with 59.45% having been born in California. 3.28% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.