Data and Demographics

region, Ontario lies 35 miles east of the Los Angeles county line and shares borders with Orange County and Riverside County. Ontario, California, has a population of 177,000, making it San Bernardino County’s fourth most populous city.

 

Ontario is home to the Ontario International Airport, fastest growing airport in the United States. United Parcel Service (UPS) and FedEx Express have their Hubs located at the Airport, making Ontario one of the top United States markets for outbound cargo shipments.


Ontario, California, Demographics and US Census Findings

1891

YEAR OF INCORPORATION

Nearly
50
Sq Mi

CITY SIZE

Greater Ontario area: 28,000 square miles (San Bernardino & Riverside Counties)

925 Ft

ELEVATION

CLIMATE IN ONTARIO, CALIFORNIA


321 days

Average annual sunshine


83° F / 24° C

Average median temprature


16.6 inches

Average annual rainfall

  • Mediterranean-type climate: moderate temperatures and low humidity year-round
  • Many days a year of sunshine and clear skies with only a few rainy days in between

POPULATION IN ONTARIO, CALIFORNIA


177,000

Population of Ontario according to the 2017 US Census


+120,000 people

Anticipated growth by 2025


4.23 million

Population of the Greater Ontario area

  • One of Southern California’s fastest growing cities for more than 25 years
  • Poised to be the largest city in San Bernardino County and the second-largest city in the Inland Empire

DEMOGRAPHICS AND WORK FORCE – 2010 US Census Bureau Data


29.9 years

Median age


$53,018

Median income


Less than 15.1%

Percentage of population over age 55

  • Households (largest proportion): 29.4% married couples with minor children at home
  • Occupation (largest proportion): 27% sales and office and 16% manufacturing

EMPLOYMENT AND PAYROLL

 
 

107,067+ jobs

Number of jobs provided by Ontario employers

  • Ontario is the principal center for job growth in the region
  • Driving the increase: outward migration of firms and people from Southern California’s coastal counties

Ontario Crime Statistics

Location Violent Crimes* Property Crimes*
Ontario, CA 4.4 29.8
Los Angeles, CA 6.0 22.2
San Diego, CA 4.6 25.6
San Francisco, CA 7.3 41.0
Phoenix, AZ 5.7 41.3
Dallas, TX 7.7 41.0
San Francisco, CA 7.3 41.0
Denver, CO 5.1 32.1
Atlanta, GA 11.3 62.9
Miami, FL 11.1 45.3
New York, NY 5.1 15.8
Washington, DC 12.6 45.8
*per 1,000 city population
*Figures from 2009 data obtained by the Federal Bureau of Investigation

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