Victorville: The most populous city in San Bernardino County, California. It is located in the Mojave Desert region of California. Victorville is known for its many military bases, its many parks and green spaces, and its many attractions, such as the Victorville Air Force Base and the Victorville National History Museum.
Victorville is a city located in the county of San Bernardino in the U.S. state of California. Its population at the 2010 census was 115,903. After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 124,982 inhabitants.
The city was created 128 years ago in 1894.
Victorville is a city located northeast of Los Angeles at the edge of the Mojave Desert in San Bernardino County, California. With over 125,000 residents, it is the largest city in the High Desert region.
Victorville started in 1885 as a small settlement along the famous Route 66 highway. Early growth came from mining and transportation linking coastal California to the east.
During World War II, Victorville Army Airfield brought new jobs and industry. In the 1960s, Victorville began transitioning into a commuter suburb for Los Angeles residents seeking affordable housing.
Major employers today include Southern California Logistics Airport, Victor Valley Community Hospital, Victor Valley College, Walmart Distribution Center, and Newberry Springs School District.
Logistics, distribution, aerospace, healthcare, and retail are vital industries. Victorville also has manufacturing, construction, and many service businesses. Housing is very affordable.
Unique attractions include the California Route 66 Museum and the Mojave Narrows Regional Park. Popular sites are the San Bernardino County Fairgrounds and Adelanto Stadium minor league ballpark.
Outdoor recreation includes Apple Valley Golf Course, parks withbike trails, and OHV areas for dirtbikes and dunebuggies to explore the open desert landscape.
Victorville provides High Desert residents affordable housing, plentiful jobs, and improved services - while maintaining its Route 66 heritage. With a bright future, Victorville is embracing growth and opportunity.
Quick Facts about Victorville
|Population :||124,982 (2020)|
|Country :||United States of America|
|State :||California (United States)|
|County :||San Bernardino County|
|Postal code :||92392–92395|
|Water as percent of area :||0.76%|
|Land as percent of area :||99.24%|
|Altitude :||2,726 feet / 831 meters|
|Establishment :||January 01, 1895 (128 years ago)|
|Time Zone :||America/Los_Angeles|
|Local time :||04:28:23 (5th December 2023)|
|Population growth :||7.26% (2010-2020)|
|Weather :||40℉ Mostly Clear 7-days weather|
The population of Victorville increased by 7.26% in 10 years.
People born in Victorville (22)
- Katie Carter (American volleyball player) she was born in 10/10/1985
- Tony Renna (Racecar Driver) he was born in 23/11/1976
- Jesse Chavez (American professional baseball pitcher for the Oakland Athletics of Major League Baseball.) he was born in 21/08/1983
- Greg Hyder (American basketball player) he was born in 21/06/1948
- Amanda Bingson (American hammer thrower) she was born in 20/02/1990
- Antwuan Dixon (American skateboarder) he was born in 19/08/1988
- Dominique Dorsey (Player of American and Canadian football) he was born in 07/05/1983
- John Roskos (American baseball player) he was born in 19/11/1974
- Raven (American drag queen and television personality) he was born in 18/04/1979
- Remontay McClain (American sprinter) he was born in 21/09/1992
- Grant Vaught (American actor) he was born in 06/04/1994
- Amir Garrett (American college basketball and professional baseball player) he was born in 03/05/1992
- Andy Karsner he was born in 05/04/1967
- Teagan Summers (American movie actress) she was born in 30/06/1990
- Matt Chapman (American baseball player (1993-)) he was born in 28/04/1993
- Ryan Rodriguez (American boxer) he was born in 08/08/1998
- Katie Vernola (Miss June 2010) she was born in 21/10/1991
- Richard Tayson (Creative Nonfiction Writer, Poet) he was born in 01/01/1962
Schools in Victorville
College & universities near Victorville, CA
|125091||Victor Valley College||Victorville (CA)||92395-5850|
|110510||California State University-San Bernardino||San Bernardino (CA)||92407-2393|
|109907||Barstow Community College||Barstow (CA)||92311|
|491543||San Bernardino Beauty College||San Bernardino (CA)||92410-4414|
|123527||San Bernardino Valley College||San Bernardino (CA)||92410-2798|
Amtrak & bus stations near Victorville, CA
|VRV||Victor Valley Transportation Center||16858 D St.||RAIL|
|VRB||Victorville, CA||16838 South D Street||BUS|
|BAR||Barstow Harvey House||685 North First Avenue||RAIL|
|BBS||Barstow (Bus), California||1611 East Main Street||BUS|
|SNB||San Bernardino Santa Fe Depot||1170 West Third Street (all Trains and Buses)||RAIL|
Post offices near Victorville
|Post Office Name||City||ZIP|
|Victorvill Post Office||Victorville (CA)||92395|
|Spring Valley Lak Post Office||Victorville (CA)||92395|
|Oro Grand Post Office||Oro Grande (CA)||92368|
|Adelan Post Office||Adelanto (CA)||92301|
|Apple Valley Post Office||Apple Valley (CA)||92307|
Other cities in San Bernardino County
Cities, towns, neighborhoods & other populated places in San Bernardino County , CA. (more)
|San Bernardino||217,491||The second most populous city in San Bernardino County, California.|
|Fontana||216,173||The second most populous city in San Bernardino County, California.|
|Ontario||183,393||The second most populous city in San Bernardino County, California.|
|Rancho Cucamonga||178,849||The sixth most populous city in San Bernardino County, California.|
|Rialto||104,132||The most populous city in San Bernardino County, California.|
|Hesperia||96,911||A city in San Bernardino County, California.|
|Chino||92,290||A city in San Bernardino County, California.|
|Chino Hills||84,586||A city in San Bernardino County, California.|
|Upland||77,850||A city in San Bernardino County, California.|
|Apple Valley||74,061||Town in San Bernardino County, California, United States|
|Redlands||72,271||A city in San Bernardino County, California.|
|Highland||55,696||A city in San Bernardino County, California.|
|Yucaipa||54,833||A city in San Bernardino County, California.|
|Colton||54,661||A city in San Bernardino County, California.|
|Montclair||40,600||A city in Los Angeles County, California.|
|Adelanto||34,537||City in San Bernardino County, California|
Distance to Other Cities
Victorville distances to largest California cities