San Bernardino County, California Population 2020

San Bernardino County, California's estimated population is 2,208,400 with a growth rate of 0.84% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. San Bernardino County, California is the 5th largest county in California.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20202,208,40018,4000.84%
20192,190,00018,4000.85%
20182,171,60018,4000.85%
20172,153,20019,0300.89%
20162,134,17016,8600.80%
20152,117,31016,5300.79%
20142,100,78016,9100.81%
20132,083,8709,6700.47%
20122,074,20013,1600.64%
20112,061,04020,1300.99%
20102,040,910622,53043.89%
19901,418,380523,36458.48%
1980895,016210,94430.84%
1970684,072180,48135.84%
1960503,591221,94978.81%
1950281,642120,53474.82%
1940161,10827,20820.32%
1930133,90060,49982.42%
192073,40116,69529.44%
191056,70628,777103.04%
190027,9292,4329.54%
189025,49717,711227.47%
18807,7863,79895.24%
18703,988-1,563-28.16%
18605,5510.00%

San Bernardino County, California Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,305,04761.11%
Some Other Race376,60817.64%
Black or African American178,4048.35%
Asian149,8377.02%
Two or More Races101,1174.74%
American Indian and Alaska Native17,8940.84%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander6,5060.30%

San Bernardino County, California Population Pyramid 2020

San Bernardino County, California Median Age

33.1


Total

32


Male

34.3


Female

San Bernardino County, California Adults

There are 1,562,560 adults, (233,343 of whom are seniors) in San Bernardino County, California.

San Bernardino County, California Age Dependency

60.7

Age Dependency Ratio

17.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

43.1

Child Dependency Ratio

San Bernardino County, California Sex Ratio

Female

1,072,940

50.25%

Male

1,062,470

49.75%

San Bernardino County, California Households and Families

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

San Bernardino County, California Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married70.6%29.4%
All59.3%40.7%
Non Family50.4%49.6%
Male47.2%52.8%
Female42.3%57.7%

59.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All630,6333.359.3
Married327,1313.9170.6
Non Family149,5671.3350.4
Female107,0663.9242.3
Male46,8693.8947.2

3.76

Average Family Size

3.3

Average Household Size

6.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

San Bernardino County, California Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade121,6959.14%
9th to 12th Grade151,17011.35%
High School Graduate352,29626.45%
Some College326,11424.49%
Associates Degree110,4498.29%
Bachelors Degree175,21613.16%
Graduate Degree94,8127.12%

San Bernardino County, California Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
Hispanic621,621415,19565,615
White462,440423,098119,183
Other Race216,657135,33819,406
Black110,54096,82423,514
Asian107,07096,27553,998
Multiple Races43,38037,3289,476
Native American11,1148,8211,296
Islander3,9383,530929

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 91.49%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 50.43%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$36,219$41,650$30,084
Less Than High School$23,447$28,123$16,635
High School Grad$30,910$36,994$24,045
Some College$36,952$47,043$30,058
Bachelors Degree$53,764$61,756$47,184
Graduate Degree$73,178$83,223$67,204

$36,219

Average Earnings

$41,650

Average Male

$30,084

Average Female

San Bernardino County, California Language

San Bernardino County, California Language by Age

San Bernardino County, California Language

58.41% of San Bernardino County, California residents speak only English, while 41.59% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 34.28% of the population.

San Bernardino County, California Poverty

San Bernardino County, California Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic1,102,510220,23819.98%
Other365,26375,80920.75%
White605,12573,32212.12%
Black167,90940,45824.10%
Asian147,53116,70011.32%
Multiple96,21315,62416.24%
Native17,0283,58821.07%
Islander6,1791,26520.47%

17.30%

Overall Poverty Rate

15.92%

Male Poverty Rate

18.63%

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 24.10% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in San Bernardino County, California is Asian, with 11.32% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.14%. Among those working part-time, it was 17.62%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 24.41%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School24.93%
High School15.47%
Some College11.06%
Bachelors or Greater5.34%

San Bernardino County, California Income

San Bernardino County, California Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$60,164$77,575
Families$66,415$83,738
Married Families$80,647$97,968
Non Families$35,368$49,497

San Bernardino County, California Marital Status

San Bernardino County, California Marital Status

Marriage Rates

45.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

46.9%

Male Marriage Rate

44.8%

Female Marriage Rate

San Bernardino County, California Married by Age and Sex

San Bernardino County, California Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

San Bernardino County, California Marital Status by Race

San Bernardino County, California Veterans

91,759

Number of Veterans

83,936

Male Veterans

7,823

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam33,771
Second Gulf War17,386
First Gulf War16,113
Korea7,320
World War II2,806
Name Veterans % of Total
White68,5037.11%
Hispanic23,0573.03%
Black10,0847.75%
Other5,8232.19%
2 or More3,2165.78%
Asian2,8492.41%
Indian9246.97%
Hawaiian3607.51%

$San Bernardino County, California Veterans by Education

8.28%

Veteran Poverty Rate

29.67%

Veteran Disability Rate

San Bernardino County, California Employment Status

60.7%

Labor Force Participation

54.8%

Employment Rate

8.8%

Unemployment Rate

San Bernardino County, California Place of Birth

Origin of Non-Citizens

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

63.99%

Born in California

79.01%

Native Born

20.99%

Foreign Born

10.67%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

79.01% of San Bernardino County, California residents were born in the United States, with 63.99% having been born in California. 10.67% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

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