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Welcome to San Bernardino ...

The city of San Bernardino is located in San Bernardino County<1> and is the County Seat for San Bernardino County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, San Bernardino has a population of 215,784 people<2> (see below for details).

San Bernardino was incorporated August 10, 1869.

The community of San Bernardino is 1,180 feet [360 m] above sea level.<3>.

Time Zone: San Bernardino lies in the Pacific Time Zone (PST/PDT) and observes daylight saving time

The telephone area code for San Bernardino: (909)

The ZIP codes for San Bernardino: 92401-92408, 92410-92415, 92418, 92420, 92423-92424, 92427<4>

Websites for San Bernardino ...

Official Website: www.ci.san-bernardino.ca.us/

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, San Bernardino had an population of 215,784 people. This is an increase of 2.79% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 16.39% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, San Bernardino had a population of 209,924 people (or 10.31% of the total population of San Bernardino County). This makes San Bernardino the county's most populous community.

The population of San Bernardino represents 0.56% of the total population of California (which has 37,253,956 people), making it the state's 17th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 209,924 people, the population of San Bernardino increased 13.23% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 185,401 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for San Bernardino.

Communities near San Bernardino ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near San Bernardino.

  • Riverside [Riverside County]
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    • Riverside [Riverside County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the southwest of San Bernardino
    • Estimated population in 2019: 331,360 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Riverside
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Riverside<6>
  • Fontana [San Bernardino County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fontana
    • Fontana [San Bernardino County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the west of San Bernardino
    • Estimated population in 2019: 214,547 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fontana
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fontana<6>
  • Moreno Valley [Riverside County]
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    • Moreno Valley [Riverside County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the south of San Bernardino
    • Estimated population in 2019: 213,055 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Moreno Valley
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Moreno Valley<6>
  • Rancho Cucamonga [San Bernardino County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rancho Cucamonga
    • Rancho Cucamonga [San Bernardino County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the west of San Bernardino
    • Estimated population in 2019: 177,603 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rancho Cucamonga
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rancho Cucamonga<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Jurupa Valley [Riverside County]
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      • Jurupa Valley [Riverside County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the southwest of San Bernardino
      • Estimated population in 2019: 109,527 people
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    • Upland [San Bernardino County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Upland
      • Upland [San Bernardino County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the west of San Bernardino
      • Estimated population in 2019: 77,140 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Upland<6>
    • Redlands [San Bernardino County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Redlands
      • Redlands [San Bernardino County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the southeast of San Bernardino
      • Estimated population in 2019: 71,513 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Redlands
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Redlands<6>
    • Eastvale [Riverside County]
    • Yucaipa [San Bernardino County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Yucaipa
      • Yucaipa [San Bernardino County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the east of San Bernardino
      • Estimated population in 2019: 53,921 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Yucaipa
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Yucaipa<6>
    • Norco [Riverside County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Norco
      • Norco [Riverside County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the southwest of San Bernardino
      • Estimated population in 2019: 26,604 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Norco
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Norco<6>

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around San Bernardino. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for San Bernardino.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of San Bernardino. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around San Bernardino.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around San Bernardino. Our list includes 82 papers. See our Newspapers Page for San Bernardino.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for San Bernardino ...

Looking for more information about San Bernardino? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for San Bernardino, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for San Bernardino.

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About San Bernardino County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for San Bernardino: www.ci.san-bernardino.ca.us/

The official website for San Bernardino County: www.sbcounty.gov/

The official website for State of California: https://www.ca.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of California's counties, including San Bernardino, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for San Bernardino.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around San Bernardino - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a city (such as San Bernardino). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether San Bernardino or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

Our list of ZIP Codes for San Bernardino includes: 92401, 92402, 92403, 92404, 92405, 92406, 92407, 92410, 92411, 92412, 92413, 92414, 92418, 92420, 92423 & 92424.
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- San Bernardino) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for San Bernardino. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from San Bernardino

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in San Bernardino. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.1084, Longitude: -117.3026    
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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