Living in Big Bear City, CA

Demographics | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-03-11

Big Bear City SnackAbility

6
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
7/10
Housing
8.5
Affordability
4
Diversity
8
Safety
N/A
Amenities
7
Education
7
Commute
5

Big Bear City, CA Cost Of Living

113
Big Bear City's Overall Cost Of Living
1.1x
Higher Than The National Average

Big Bear City, California Info Snack

Big Bear City is an unincorporated town in San Bernardino County, California, United States along the east shore of Big Bear Lake and surrounded by the San Bernardino National Forest. It is located 27 miles (43 km) northeast of the city of San Bernardino, and immediately east of the incorporated city of Big Bear Lake. Its population was 12,304 at the 2010 census, up from 5,779 at the 2000 census. The makeup of Big Bear City is mostly residential with smaller houses and cabins laid out in typical square block fashion.
Population
13,312
Unemployment
5.4%
Poverty
17.5%
Median Home
$248,800
Median Income
$48,838
Median Rent
$1,088

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Population over time in Big Bear City

Year Population % Change
2017 13,312 1.0%
2016 13,186 -4.9%
2015 13,859 2.4%
2014 13,535 7.7%
2013 12,563 3.4%
2012 12,147 4.5%
2011 11,628 1.1%
2010 11,504 -3.6%
2009 11,937 -

Race / Ethnicity in Big Bear City

White
75.0% (9,978)
African American
0.6% (74)
American Indian
0.5% (62)
Asian
1.3% (170)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (5)
Two Or More
2.4% (324)
Hispanic
20.3% (2,699)
Race Big Bear City CA USA
White 75.0% 37.5% 61.1%
African American 0.6% 5.5% 12.3%
American Indian 0.5% 0.4% 0.7%
Asian 1.3% 14.1% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.4% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.4% 3.0% 2.4%
Hispanic 20.3% 38.9% 17.8%

Household Income For Big Bear City, California

Less than $10,000
6.6% (87,508)
$10,000 to $14,999
7.4% (98,018)
$15,000 to $24,999
9.2% (122,462)
$25,000 to $34,999
10.4% (138,595)
$35,000 to $49,999
17.3% (230,258)
$50,000 to $74,999
17.3% (230,747)
$75,000 to $99,999
11.9% (158,883)
$100,000 to $149,999
12.2% (162,061)
$150,000 to $199,999
5.8% (76,752)
$200,000 or more
1.9% (25,910)
Income Big Bear City CA USA
Less than $10,000 6.6% 5.1% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 7.4% 4.4% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 9.2% 8.0% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 10.4% 7.9% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 17.3% 10.9% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 17.3% 15.9% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 11.9% 12.3% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 12.2% 16.2% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 5.8% 8.3% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 1.9% 11.0% 7.0%

Gender in Big Bear City

Female
50.4% (6,713)
Male
49.6% (6,599)
Gender Big Bear City CA USA
Female 50.4% 50.3% 50.8%
Male 49.6% 49.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Big Bear City for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
2.0% (266)
9-12th Grade
6.0% (798)
High School / GED
32.0% (4,259)
Some College
32.0% (4,259)
Associate's Degree
10.0% (1,331)
Bachelor's Degree
12.0% (1,597)
Master's Degree
4.0% (532)
Professional Degree
1.0% (133)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (133)
Education Big Bear City CA USA
< 9th Grade 2.0% 9.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 6.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 32.0% 21.0% 27.0%
Some College 32.0% 21.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 10.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 12.0% 21.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 4.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 2.0% 1.0%

1 Reviews & Comments About Big Bear City

Overall User Rating
5.0
/5

Daniel Reyes

I live in Big Bear City and I absolutely love it here!

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