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.

Spring Kids Kamp

By Staff Reports (Hesperia)– Registration is OPEN for Spring Kids Kamp held March 23 – 27, 2020, from 6:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. daily at the Lime Street Park Community Center.  Kids Kamp is for children ages 5 to 14. …

2020 Easter Egg Hunt

By Staff Reports (Hesperia)– Hesperia Recreation and Park District will be holding an egg-stra fun Kids Easter Egg Hunt on Saturday, April 11th at 10 a.m., for children ages 10 and under. Kids will find candy or a prize in…

Used Oil Filter Exchange & Recycling Event

By Staff Reports (Hesperia)– Recycle your used oil filters during our Used Oil Filter Exchange and Recycling Event and receive up to a $15 voucher for brand new filters! Date: February 22, 2020 Location: Autozone, 17115 Main Street, Hesperia, CA…