San Bernardino County, California Population 2023

San Bernardino County, California's estimated 2023 population is 2,225,586 with a growth rate of 0.66% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. San Bernardino County, California is the 5th largest county in California. The 2010 population was 2,035,210 and has seen a growth of 9.35% since that time.

Note: data after 2020 is projected based on recent growth

San Bernardino County, California Population 2023

Population by Race

White

Other race

Two or more races

Black or African American

Asian

Native American

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander

San Bernardino County, California Population by Race

San Bernardino County, California Population Pyramid 2023

San Bernardino County, California Median Age

33.6

Total

32.6

Male

34.7

Female

San Bernardino County, California Adults

There are 1,591,687 adults, (250,032 of whom are seniors) in San Bernardino County, California.

San Bernardino County, California Age Dependency

61.2

Age Dependency Ratio

18.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

42.5

Child Dependency Ratio

San Bernardino County, California Sex Ratio

Female1,085,93150.22%
Male1,076,60149.78%

San Bernardino County, California Population by Age

San Bernardino County, California Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

3.76

Average Family Size

3.3

Average Household Size

60.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Married

Male

Female

NonFamily

owner

renter

San Bernardino County, California Households and Families

Male

Female

Less Than 9th Grade

9th to 12th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Associates Degree

Bachelors Degree

Graduate Degree

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

San Bernardino County, California Educational Attainment by Race

High School Graduation Rate

Bachelors Rate

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 80.54%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 45.11%.

San Bernardino County, California Educational Attainment by Race

All

Male

Female

$38,620

Average Earnings

$44,319

Average Male

$31,757

Average Female

San Bernardino County, California Earnings by Educational Attainment

San Bernardino County, California Language by Age

Only English

Spanish

Other Indo-European Languages

Asian and Pacific Island Languages

Other Languages

San Bernardino County, California Language

58.29% of San Bernardino County, California residents speak only English, while 41.71% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 34.3% of the population.

San Bernardino County, California Language

San Bernardino County, California Poverty by Race

rate

18.69%

Overall Poverty Rate

13.71%

Male Poverty Rate

16.2%

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 27.09% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in San Bernardino County, California is White, with 12.25% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.44%. Among those working part-time, it was 15.12%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 22.37%.

San Bernardino County, California Poverty

San Bernardino County, California Poverty Rate by Education

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

San Bernardino County, California Income by Household Type

Households

Families

MarriedFamilies

NonFamilies

mean

median

Income by Household Type

San Bernardino County, California Marital Status

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Marriage Rates

45.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

47.0%

Male Marriage Rate

44.8%

Female Marriage Rate

San Bernardino County, California Married by Age and Sex

male

female

San Bernardino County, California Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

San Bernardino County, California Marital Status by Race

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

San Bernardino County, California Marital Status

Second Gulf War

First Gulf War

Vietnam

Korea

World War II

89,407

Number of Veterans

81,948

Male Veterans

7,459

Female Veterans

San Bernardino County, California Veterans by War

San Bernardino County, California Veterans by Age

count

San Bernardino County, California Veterans by Race

San Bernardino County, California Veterans by Education

Less Than 9th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Bachelors or Greater

8.24%

Veteran Poverty Rate

31.46%

Veteran Disability Rate

San Bernardino County, California Veterans by Education

LaborForceParticipation

61.1%

Labor Force Participation

56%

Employment Rate

7.3%

Unemployment Rate

San Bernardino County, California Employment by Age

LaborForceParticipation

San Bernardino County, California Employment by Race

LaborForceParticipation

San Bernardino County, California Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

64.55%

Born in San Bernardino County, California

78.63%

Native Born

20.49%

Foreign Born

10.07%

Non Citizen

10.42%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

78.63% of San Bernardino County, California residents were born in the United States, with 64.55% having been born in California. 10.07% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

San Bernardino County, California Place of Birth

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