Category: Victorville

Victorville is the largest city located in the Victor Valley. It is also the center of business for said area. According to the U.S. Census Bureau’s 2000 census, this city had a total population of 64,030. The January 1, 2010, population estimate released by the California Department of Finance for Victorville was 112,097.

There are 30,000 households out of which 43.8% have children under the age of 18 living with them, 54.3% are married couples living together, 16.1% have a female householder with no husband present, and 24.0% are non-families. 19.4% of all households are made up of individuals and 8.5% have someone living alone who is 65 years of age or older. The average household size is 3.03 and the average family size is 3.47.

In the city the population is spread out with 34.2% under the age of 18, 8.6% from 18 to 24, 28.6% from 25 to 44, 17.4% from 45 to 64, and 11.2% who are 65 years of age or older. The median age is 31 years. For every 100 females there are 93.9 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there are 89.2 males.

The median income for a household in the city is $36,187, and the median income for a family is $39,988. Males have a median income of $40,149 versus $26,138 for females. The per capita income for the city is $14,454. 18.7% of the population and 15.3% of families are below the poverty line. Out of the total population, 24.6% of those under the age of 18 and 10.6% of those 65 and older are living below the poverty line.

For the year ending July 2007, Victorville experienced the second-highest population growth rate in the country, according to the U.S. Census Bureau. That year, the population rose 9.5%, to 107,221.

In July 2009, Victorville was confirmed the decade’s fastest-growing city of over 100,000 in California, and among the fastest-growing cities in the United States

First District Road Stats for 2019

By Staff Reports (Victor Valley)– San Bernardino County provided 95.8 miles of road maintenance overlays or other pavement treatments throughout the First District in 2019. A few of the major completed projects for the year include Silver Lakes, Lone Pine Canyon…

CHP is Looking for Senior Volunteers

By Staff Reports (Victor Valley)– The California Highway Patrol’s Victorville Area office is looking for motivated citizens who want to give back to their community as Senior Volunteers. Senior Volunteers are CHP employees who assist in both administrative and field…

VVTA Driver Honored by Board of Directors

By Staff Reports (Victor Valley)– This week, the Victor Valley Transit Authority Board of Directors honored VVTA Driver Cynthia Jones for her attention to detail, compassion and quick thinking to help reunite a missing 13-year-old Ivan Garcia back to his…

Free Income Tax Help

By Staff Reports (Victor Valley)– No-cost income tax preparation service is available to eligible individuals and families whose combined household earned income was less than $56,000 in 2019. The Volunteer Income Tax Assistance, known as VITA, is an IRS-supported, free…