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Adelanto, California - Basic Facts

Adelanto is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the City of Adelanto.

It is an incorporated place (Class Code P1) located in San Bernardino County at latitude 34.5828 and longitude -117.4092. San Bernardino County is in the Pacific time zone (GMT -8). The elevation is 2,871 feet.

The formal boundaries for the City of Adelanto (see map) encompass a land area of 56.01 sq. miles and a water area of 0.02 sq. miles.

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Adelanto, CA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2014)


Total Population 33,071
Population in Households 31,619
Population in Familes 28,398
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,452
Population Density1 591
Diversity Index2 88


Total Households 8,092
Average Household Size 3.91
Family Households 6,779
Average Family Size 4


Total Housing Units 9,373 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 4,465 (47.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 3,627 (38.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,281 (13.7%)
Median Home Value $127,338
Average Home Value $143,683


Median Household Income $38,993
Average Household Income $46,691
Per Capita Income $12,576
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 0.95% 1.06%
Households 0.84% 1.03%
Families 0.71% 0.99%
Median Household Income   1.6%
Per Capita Income   2.2%
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.


Adelanto, CA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Adelanto to the other 1,523 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in California by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 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 # 246 84th
Population Density1 # 905 41st
Diversity Index2 # 58 96th
Median Household Income # 1170 23rd
Per Capita Income # 1396 8th

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