San Bernardino County, CA Demographics

The total population of San Bernardino County is estimated to be 2.18 million with 1.09 million males (50.21%) and 1.09 million females (49.79%). There are 9,087 less females than males in San Bernardino County.
The median household income in San Bernardino County was $75,974 in 2021, which marked an an increase of 1,458(1.96%) from $74,516 in 2020. This income is 101.83% of the U.S. median household income of $74,606 (all incomes in 2022 inflation-adjusted dollars).
Per the latest American Community Survey by the Census Bureau, San Bernardino County sees its highest median household income among householders in the age group of 45 to 64 years old, at $90,926. Overall, the median household income for the county of San Bernardino County stands at $79,091.
In San Bernardino County, the median income for all workers aged 15 years and older, regardless of work hours, was $41,166 for males and $29,922 for females. However, when specifically considering full-time, year-round workers within the same age group, the median income was $56,757 for males and $48,854 for females.
In San Bernardino County, the demographic landscape is diverse, spanning 7 distinct racial categories among households. Among these, Asian households have the highest median household income at $96,779, while Black or African American households represent the opposite end with the lowest median household income of $59,515.
In 2022, the population of San Bernardino County was 2,193,656, a 0.04% increase year-by-year from 2021. Previously, in 2021, San Bernardino County's population was 2,192,882, an increase of 0.44% compared to a population of 2,183,239 in 2020.
The median age in San Bernardino County, CA is 33.8, as per 2021 ACS 5-Year Estimates. Of the total population, 21.88% were under the age of 15, 22.51% aged 15 to 29, 44.05% aged 30 to 64, 10.31% aged 65 to 84, and 1.24% were 85 years of age and older.
Racial distribution of San Bernardino County population: 50.72% are White, 8.02% are Black or African American, 1.08% are American Indian and Alaska Native, 7.50% are Asian, 0.32% are Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander, 19.95% are some other race and 12.41% are multiracial.