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Overview

Introduction to Adelanto, California

Adelanto, California, in San Bernardino County, is 7 miles NW of Victorville, California (center to center) and 43 miles N of Riverside, California. Part of the surrounding Riverside - San Bernardino metro area, the city is not isolated. Adelanto is home to some 18,130 residents.

Adelanto History

In 1915, Adelanto was found by E. H. Richardson, the inventor of the Hotpoint Electric Iron. He bought the land for $75,000 and had intentions of developing a master planned community. He divided the land into one-acre plots and planned to build a respiratory hospital. In fact, it was his planning that laid the foundation for the present day City of Adelanto. In 1970, the city was incorporated and in November of 1992 it became a charter city.

Adelanto and nearby Attractions

  • High Desert Mavericks Baseball Stadium
  • Mojave Narrows Regional Park
  • El Mirage Dry Lake
  • Silverwood Lake

Things To Do In Adelanto

Adelanto features a number of outdoor recreational activities such as a number of large parks, children's playgrounds, boating, swimming and other water sports. You can also find several picnic spots within the city. In addition, the city includes many shopping centers, theaters, restaurants and bars.

Adelanto Transportation

San Bernardino International Airport is nearby.

Adelanto Higher Education

The nearby college is Victor Valley College.

Demographics

People

Total Population32,311
Male Share of the Population50.6%
Female Share of the Population49.4%
Senior Citizens6%
Employed Population 16+7,555
Age of the Population26

Families

% of people married39.2%
Average household size4

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher6.1%
Median Earnings25+$26,331
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$19,711
Median Earnings With High School Degree$31,105

Wealth

Median Family Income$29,380
% Above Poverty Level57.8%
% Below Poverty Level42.2%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time41 minutes
% Working from Home8%
% Walking and Biking to Work1%
% Using Public Transportation1.2%

Housing

People Living Alone13.2%
Median Gross Rent$1,034
Median House Value$129,900

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)79.2%
German2.6%
Italian1.8%
English1.7%
Irish1.5%
Russian1.4%
French Except Basque0.9%
Polish0.8%
Scottish0.5%
Swedish0.4%
Dutch0.4%
Portuguese0.4%
Arab0.4%
African0.3%
Ghanaian0.3%
Canadian0.3%
Liberian0.2%
Greek0.2%
Norwegian0.2%
Lebanese0.2%
Iranian0.2%
Egyptian0.2%
West Indian0.1%
Danishn0.1%
US/American0.1%
Czech0.1%
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Adelanto Almanac

CategoryValue
County San Bernardino County
Standard Zip Codes92301
Phone Area Codes760
Time ZoneAmerica/Los_Angeles
Approximate Latitude34.66
Approximate Longitude-117.51

Adelanto Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

StationVICTORVILLE PUMP PLANT
Distance7.1 miles
Jan Temp31 to 60 F
Apr Temp42 to 75 F
Jul Temp61 to 99 F
Oct Temp45 to 81 F
Annual Precip6.2 inches
StationEL MIRAGE
Distance12.8 miles
Jan Temp29 to 56 F
Apr Temp40 to 72 F
Jul Temp59 to 97 F
Oct Temp43 to 77 F
Annual Precip5.7 inches
StationBARSTOW FIRE STATION
Distance30.5 miles
Jan Temp34 to 62 F
Apr Temp47 to 79 F
Jul Temp69 to 103 F
Oct Temp51 to 84 F
Annual Precip4.3 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Apple Valley71,455$53,275
Hesperia92,664$49,755
Victorville121,320$50,067

Adelanto Public Schools

Adelanto Elementary
17931 Jonathan St.
ZIP: 92301
Primary
Total Enrollment 469
Columbia International Science, Math & Technology Magnet
14409 Aster St.
ZIP: 92301
Middle
Total Enrollment 391
Desert Trails Preparatory Academy
14350 Bellflower Rd.
ZIP: 92301
Primary
Total Enrollment 512
Donald F. Bradach Elementary
15550 Bellflower Rd.
ZIP: 92301
Primary
Total Enrollment 763
Eagle Ranch
12545 Eagle Ranch Pkwy.
ZIP: 92301
Primary
Total Enrollment 765
El Mirage
19250 St. Anthony Ave.
ZIP: 92301
Primary
Total Enrollment 120
George Visual And Performing Arts Magnet And Middle
10650 Bartlett Ave.
ZIP: 92301
Primary
Total Enrollment 648
Taylion High Desert Academy/adelanto
11336 Bartlett Ave. #9
ZIP: 92301
Other
Total Enrollment 184
Theodore Vick Elementary
10575 Seneca
ZIP: 92301
Primary
Total Enrollment 776
Victoria Magathan Elementary
11411 Holly Rd.
ZIP: 92301
Primary
Total Enrollment 639
Westside Park Elementary
18270 Casaba Rd.
ZIP: 92301
Primary
Total Enrollment 630
Adelanto High
15620 Joshua St.
ZIP: 92392
High
Total Enrollment 1748
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