Victorville is a larger medium-sized city located in the state of California. With a population of 122,225 people and 16 constituent neighborhoods, Victorville is the 50th largest community in California.
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Victorville is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Victorville is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Victorville who work in office and administrative support (13.34%), sales jobs (12.86%), and personal care services (7.32%).
One downside of living in Victorville is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Victorville, the average commute to work is 31.39 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.
The rate of college-level education in Victorville is quite a bit lower than the national average among all cities of 21.84%: just 10.53% of people here over 25 have a bachelor's degree or an advanced degree.
The per capita income in Victorville in 2010 was $15,873, which is low income relative to California and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $63,492 for a family of four. However, Victorville contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Victorville is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Victorville home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Victorville residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Victorville also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 52.12% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Victorville include Irish, English, Italian, and French .
Foreign born people are also an important part of Victorville's cultural character, accounting for 18.07% of the city’s population.
The most common language spoken in Victorville is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Tagalog.