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San Bernardino, CA
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San Bernardino profile

Living in San Bernardino

San Bernardino is a relatively large city located in the state of California. With a population of 220,328 people and 57 constituent neighborhoods, San Bernardino is the 18th largest community in California.

In San Bernardino, just 12.73% of people have at least a bachelor's degree, which is quite a bit lower than the national average for cities and towns of 21.84%.

The per capita income in San Bernardino in 2018 was $20,812, which is low income relative to California and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $83,248 for a family of four. However, San Bernardino contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

San Bernardino is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call San Bernardino home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. People of Hispanic or Latino origin are the most prevalent group in San Bernardino, accounting for 67.55% of the city’s residents (people of Hispanic or Latino origin can be of any race). The greatest number of San Bernardino residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in San Bernardino include German, Irish, English, Italian, and French.

Foreign born people are also an important part of San Bernardino's cultural character, accounting for 22.02% of the city’s population.

The most common language spoken in San Bernardino is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Tagalog.