Big Bear Lake, San Bernardino County, California

Big Bear Lake is a city in San Bernardino County, California. As of the 2014 census, the city population was 5,173. According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 6.32 square miles. An elevation is 6,754 feet (2,058.61 m) above sea level. The population density was 818 people per square mile. The median age was 47.6 years (California state median age was 36.2 years). For every 100 females there were 85 males.
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Description of the Population
Population (Year: 2014)
5,173 residents
Population Change
-4.9% since 2000 year
Residents Median Age
47.6 years (State: 36.2)
Below the Poverty Line
18.8% (Year: 2015)
Population Males
2,377 residents
Population Females
2,796 residents
Population Urban
97% of residents
Population Rural
3% of residents
Foreign Born Residents
8.2% Latin America, 1.8% Europe
Daytime Population Change
+3,655 (+69.9%)
Live and Work in the City
1,656 (80.2%)
Unemployment (Year: 2015)
5.8% (State: 5.5%)

Elections Results Data


    English Language Proficiency by Native Speakers


      Big Bear Lake Marital Status Data (Over 15 Years Old)


        Big Bear Lake Residents Living Below the Poverty Line (According to 2015)


          Year of Entry for the Foreign-born Big Bear Lake Residents


            Countries for the Foreign-Born Residents

              Financial Information
              Median Sale for Vacant Units (Year: 2015)
              Median Home Value (Year: 2015)
              $437,578 (State: $449,100)
              Changes in Home Value
              +$256,678 since 2000 year
              Median Gross Rent (Year: 2015)
              Median Contract Rent Range (Year: 2015)
              $410 – $617
              Median Rent for Vacant Units (Year: 2015)
              Cost of Living Index (Date: February 2016)
              126 (USA: 100)
              Property Taxes with Mortgage (Year: 2015)
              $3,088 (0.70%)
              Property Taxes without Mortgage (Year: 2015)
              $3,110 (0.70%)
              Median Household Income (Year: 2015)
              $42,322 (State: $64,500)
              Changes in Household Income
              +$7,875 since 2000 year
              Median Per Capita Income (Year: 2015)
              Changes in Per Capita Income
              +$10,786 since 2000 year
              Education Data (by Residents, Schools, Colleges)

              Education attainment (25+ years residents)


                Males 25 Years and Older


                  Females 25 Years and Older


                    Nearest Colleges & Universities

                    • Crafton Hills College
                      about 19 miles
                      Yucaipa, CA
                      Full-time enrollment: 3,222
                    • University of Redlands
                      about 20 miles
                      Redlands, CA
                      FT enrollment: 4,854
                    • The Art Institute of California-Argosy University Inland Empire
                      about 25 miles
                      San Bernardino, CA
                      FT enrollment: 2,238
                    • California State University-San Bernardino
                      about 25 miles
                      San Bernardino, CA
                      FT enrollment: 15,748
                    • Loma Linda University
                      about 25 miles
                      Loma Linda, CA
                      FT enrollment: 2,839
                    • San Bernardino Valley College
                      about 26 miles
                      San Bernardino, CA
                      FT enrollment: 7,444
                    • Victor Valley College
                      about 26 miles
                      Victorville, CA
                      FT enrollment: 7,630

                    List of Largest Public Middle Schools

                    • BIG BEAR MIDDLE
                      Students: 439
                      Location: 41275 BIG BEAR BLVD.
                      Grades: 7-8
                    • NORTH SHORE ELEMENTARY
                      Students: 354
                      Location: 765 N. STANFIELD CUTOFF
                      Grades: KG-6
                    • BIG BEAR ELEMENTARY
                      Students: 257
                      Location: 409040 PENNSYLVANIA
                      Grades: KG-6

                    List of Largest Private Middle Schools

                      Students: 10
                      Location: 657 MODOC
                      Grades: KG-4
                    Labor Market Description

                    Unemployment Rate


                      Male: Employment in Industries (Services)


                        Female: Employment in Industries (Services)


                          Male: Most Common Occupations


                            Female: Most Common Occupations

                              Big Bear Lake Infrastructure
                              Grocery Stores in the City
                              301 stores
                              Grocery Stores per 10,000 Citizens
                              1.50 (State: 2.14)
                              Supercenters in the City
                              11 centers
                              Supercenters per 10,000 Citizens
                              0.05 (State: 0.04)
                              Convenience Stores not at Gas Stations
                              114 stores
                              Convenience Stores per 10,000 (no Gas)
                              0.57 (State: 0.62)
                              Convenience Stores at Gas Stations
                              320 stores
                              Convenience Stores per 10,000 (with Gas)
                              1.60 (State: 1.49)
                              Number of Restaurants in the City
                              940 restaurants
                              Restaurants per 10,000 Citizens
                              4.69 (State: 7.42)
                              Number of Houses in the City

                              Hospitals in Big Bear Lake

                              • BEAR VALLEY COMMUNITY HOSPITAL
                                Government – Hospital District or Authority
                                provides emergency services
                                41870 GARSTIN DR
                              • BEAR VALLEY COMMUNITY HOSPITAL
                                41870 GARSTIN RD
                              • MOUNTAINS COMMUNITY HOSP DPSNF
                                Nursing Home, about 16 miles away
                                LAKE ARROWHEAD, CA

                              Airports & Heliports in Big Bear Lake

                              • Bear Valley Hospital Heliport

                              Average Travel Time to Work


                                Means of Transportation for Getting to Work

                                  Other Information

                                  Big Bear Lake by Race (According to 2015)


                                    Median Unit Value (According to 2015)


                                      Crime Rates per 100,000 Residents (According to 2015)


                                        Natural Disasters in Big Bear Lake


                                          Air Quality Information

                                            Common Weather Information
                                            Earthquakes Average Activity
                                            726% (Greater then US)
                                            Number of Natural Disasters
                                            44 pc. (State: 13 pc.)
                                            Number of Major Disasters
                                            27 pc.
                                            Number of Emergencies Disasters
                                            2 pc.
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                                            ZIP Codes for Big Bear Lake: 92314
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