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 (13.20%), sales jobs (12.00%), and personal care services (7.92%).
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 31.10 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 10.98% of people here over 25 have a bachelor's degree or an advanced degree.
The per capita income in Victorville in 2010 was $15,826, which is low income relative to California and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $63,304 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. People of Hispanic or Latino origin are the most prevalent group in Victorville, accounting for 53.05% of the city’s residents (people of Hispanic or Latino origin can be of any race). The greatest number of Victorville residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Victorville include Irish, English, Italian, and French .
Victorville also has a high percentage of its population that was born in another country: 18.20%.
The most common language spoken in Victorville is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Tagalog.