San Bernardino County CA Information


San Bernardino County Subdivisions

San Bernardino County CA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 2,118,866
Population in Households 2,078,334
Population in Familes 1,801,509
Population in Group Qrtrs 40,532
Population Density1 106
Diversity Index2 85


Total Households 628,314
Average Household Size 3.31
Family Households 483,410
Average Family Size 4


Total Housing Units 723,450 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 382,337 (52.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 245,977 (34.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 95,136 (13.2%)
Median Home Value $277,616
Average Home Value $322,938


Median Household Income $55,726
Average Household Income $74,564
Per Capita Income $22,595
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.65% 0.68%
Households 0.43% 0.55%
Families 0.44% 0.55%
Median Household Income   1.36%
Per Capita Income   1.4%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.


San Bernardino County CA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares San Bernardino County to the other 58 counties and county equivalents in California by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 5 93rd
Population Density1 # 31 48th
Diversity Index2 # 6 91st
Median Household Income # 29 52nd
Per Capita Income # 41 31st

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE California Census Data Comparison Tool.