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Overview

Introduction to Grand Terrace, California

Grand Terrace, California, in San Bernardino county, is 5 miles S of San Bernardino, California and 7 miles NE of Riverside, California. The people of the city are in the Riverside - San Bernardino metropolitan area. 

Grand Terrace History

The history of Grand Terrace goes back to the Mexican land grants of 1830s and '40s. The development of Grand Terrace started with the construction of the Gage Canal in 1896. Soon after that, this area became an agricultural community. Subsequently, the city was incorporated in 1978 and Tony Petta became the first mayor of Grand Terrace.

Grand Terrace and Nearby Attractions

  • Grand Terrace Park.
  • UCR/ California Museum of Photography.
  • California Citrus State Historic Park.
  • AB Brown Sports Complex.

Things To Do In Grand Terrace

Grand Terrace is also known as The Blue Mountain City and offers a number of picturesque landscapes. In addition, the city also provides several other recreational activities such as an array of parks and playgrounds, rose gardens, picnic areas, soccer complex and basketball courts.

Grand Terrace Transportation

San Bernardino International Airport is nearby.

Grand Terrace Higher Education

The nearby college is San Bernardino Valley College.

Demographics

People

Total Population12,393
Male Share of the Population46.5%
Female Share of the Population53.5%
Senior Citizens15.2%
Employed Population 16+5,612
Age of the Population38

Families

% of people married45.9%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher29.2%
Median Earnings25+$39,990
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$26,193
Median Earnings With High School Degree$37,036

Wealth

Median Family Income$75,060
% Above Poverty Level91%
% Below Poverty Level9%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time24 minutes
% Working from Home3.6%
% Walking and Biking to Work0.7%
% Using Public Transportation0.4%

Housing

People Living Alone27.6%
Median Gross Rent$1,280
Median House Value$249,700

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)57.5%
Irish7.7%
English6.3%
Italian4%
Norwegian2.3%
African1.8%
Scottish1.6%
Arab1.2%
French Except Basque1.1%
Dutch1.1%
US/American0.9%
Danishn0.9%
Swedish0.8%
Ethiopian0.8%
Jamaican0.6%
West Indian0.6%
Canadian0.5%
Romanian0.5%
Polish0.5%
Lithuanian0.5%
Welsh0.5%
Lebanese0.4%
Greek0.3%
Jordanian0.3%
Slovak0.2%
Ukrainian0.2%
Swiss0.1%
Portuguese0.1%
German0.1%
Finnish0.1%
Hungarian0.1%
Iranian0.1%
Russian0.1%
Croatian0.1%
Slovene0.1%
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Grand Terrace Almanac

CategoryValue
County San Bernardino County
Standard Zip Codes92313, 92324
Phone Area Codes951,909
Time ZoneAmerica/Los_Angeles
Approximate Latitude34.03
Approximate Longitude-117.31

Grand Terrace Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationRIVERSIDE CITRUS EXP STN
Distance5.1 miles
Jan Temp42 to 66 F
Apr Temp48 to 76 F
Jul Temp61 to 94 F
Oct Temp53 to 83 F
Annual Precip10.6 inches
StationSAN BERNARDINO F S 226
Distance7.8 miles
Jan Temp42 to 67 F
Apr Temp49 to 77 F
Jul Temp63 to 96 F
Oct Temp54 to 83 F
Annual Precip16.4 inches
StationFONTANA KAISER (ONTARIO)
Distance12.2 miles
Jan Temp45 to 68 F
Apr Temp49 to 76 F
Jul Temp62 to 95 F
Oct Temp56 to 83 F
Annual Precip14.7 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Colton53,856$49,297
Loma Linda23,859$60,772
Redlands70,442$81,579
Rialto102,418$54,382
Riverside318,678$67,122
San Bernardino214,581$40,096

Grand Terrace Public Schools

Terrace Hills Middle
22579 Deberry St.
ZIP: 92313
Middle
Total Enrollment 1038
Terrace View Elementary
22731 Grand Terrace Rd.
ZIP: 92313
Primary
Total Enrollment 777
Grand Terrace High Sch At The Ray Abril Jr. Edal Complex
21810 Main St.
ZIP: 92313
High
Total Enrollment 2347
Grand Terrace Elementary
12066 Vivienda Ave.
ZIP: 92313
Primary
Total Enrollment 735

Grand Terrace Private Schools

Uhs Blue Mountain Academy
11980 Mount Vernon Ave
ZIP: 92313
Combined Elementary And Secondary
Total Enrollment 48
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