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Grand Terrace, California - Basic Facts

The City of Grand Terrace had a population of 12,441 as of July 1, 2018. Grand Terrace ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density and Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in California. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Grand Terrace is located at latitude 34.0339 and longitude -117.3137 in San Bernardino County. The formal boundaries for the City of Grand Terrace (see map below) encompass a land area of 3.5 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. San Bernardino County is in the Pacific time zone (GMT -8). The elevation is 1,063 feet.

The City of Grand Terrace (GNIS ID: 2410634) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

California is one of 20 states where Census County Divisions (CCDs) are used for statistical tracking of subdivisions within each county. The City of Grand Terrace is located within San Bernardino CCD of San Bernardino County.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Grand Terrace: The Terrace.

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Grand Terrace, CA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 12,441
Population in Households 12,333
Population in Familes 10,191
Population in Group Qrtrs 108
Population Density2 3,552
Diversity Index3 81


Median Household Income $65,303
Average Household Income $86,641
Per Capita Income $31,886


Total Housing Units 4,788 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,672 (55.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,860 (38.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 256 ( 5.3%)
Median Home Value $330,416
Average Home Value $344,089


Total Households 4,532
Average Household Size 2.72
Family Households 3,148
Average Family Size 3
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.


2010-2018 2018-2023
Population 0.4% 0.57%
Households 0.35% 0.52%
Families 0.32% 0.49%
Median Household Income   2.84%
Per Capita Income   3.21%

Grand Terrace, CA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Grand Terrace to the other 1,516 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in California by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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 # 444 71st
Population Density # 378 75th
Diversity Index # 344 77th
Median Household Income # 603 60th
Per Capita Income # 700 54th

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