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

Needles Court Services Expand

By Staff Reports (Victor Valley)– San Bernardino County Superior Court is expanding services to Needles beginning in December. The Needles Courthouse will open on the first Thursday of the month starting Thursday, Dec. 5 from 1-4 p.m. This will be…

Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony 2019

By Staff Reports (Victor Valley)– Come out and enjoy a magical array of colorful lights as the Hesperia Recreation and Park District kicks off the most wonderful time of the year with a Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony! *VENDORS: More information…

CSUSB Supersedes Comprehensive Campaign

By Staff Reports (Victor Valley)– The official close of Cal State San Bernardino’s comprehensive campaign came on June 30, with the university exceeding its $50 million goal, bringing in nearly $54 million. On Nov. 21, CSUSB President Tomás D. Morales…

Wreaths Across America

By Staff Reports (Victorville)– The Combat Motorcycle Veterans Association (CVMA) High Desert Chapter CA 33-8 invites you to their annual Wreaths Across America Day in honoring those who have gone before us. These Veterans are our fathers and sons, mothers…