Category: Hesperia

Hesperia is a city located in the Mojave Desert 15 miles (24 km) north of San Bernardino. The locals refer to the surrounding area as the High Desert.[citation needed] As of the 2000 census, the city had a total population of 62,582 however the city’s Police Captain Lance Clark reported to the Hesperia Chamber of Commerce in May 2010 stated population was growing from 85,876 residents in 2007 to 88,184 in 2009.

Hesperia is a city situated within the Mojave Desert which is a Geomorphic Province on volcanic rock with upper soils characterized by light to dark brown silty sand. (Earth Metrics, 1989) The California Aqueduct traverses the Hesperia area. Much of the native flora of Hesperia is classified as California desert vegetation, dominated by junipers, joshua trees and sagebrush. The elevation rises from 3,200 in the north to about 4,000 feet (1,200 m) above sea level to the south. The San Andreas Fault, a major tectonic plate boundary of the Pacific and North American plates a few miles south of Hesperia in the Cajon Pass, has occasional seismic activity.

September Food Distribution

By Staff Reports (Victor Valley)– To support the community, SAC Health System will be hosting monthly drive thru food events for specific populations from September – November. For the month of September, they will be serving our young adult population…

VA Loma Linda: 8th Annual Mental Health Summit

By Staff Reports (Victor Valley)– The VA Loma Linda Healthcare System, along with community partners from Riverside and San Bernardino Counties, would like to invite you to the 8th Annual Mental Health Summit on Wednesday, September 30th, 2020 starting at…