Yucca Valley is a city located in San Bernardino County California. With a 2020 population of 21,946, it is the 331st largest city in California and the 2105th largest city in the United States. Yucca Valley is currently growing at a rate of 0.48% annually and its population has increased by 0.96% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 21,738 in 2020. Spanning over 40 miles, Yucca Valley has a population density of 551 people per square mile.
The average household income in Yucca Valley is $66,260 with a poverty rate of 22.05%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $988 per month, and the median house value is $193,500. The median age in Yucca Valley is 42.9 years, 42.2 years for males, and 43.8 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Yucca Valleywas:
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The highest rate of high school graduation is among islander people with a rate of 100.00%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 35.01%.
82.88% of Yucca Valley residents speak only English, while 17.12% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 13.18% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Yucca Valley is Asian, with 77.26% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Yucca Valley is Hispanic, with 23.75% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 7.77%. Among those working part-time, it was 25.16%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 28.08%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Yucca Valley
91.86% of Yucca Valley residents were born in the United States, with 69.94% having been born in California. 2.68% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.