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Oak Hills
census-designated place
Position in California.
Country  United States
State  California
County San Bernardino
 • Total 24.390 sq mi (63.171 km2)
 • Land 24.390 sq mi (63.171 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)  0%
Elevation 3,799 ft (1,158 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 8,879
 • Density 364.043/sq mi (140.555/km2)
Time zone Pacific (PST) (UTC-8)
 • Summer (DST) PDT (UTC-7)
GNIS feature ID 2583100
U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Oak Hills, San Bernardino County, California

Oak Hills is a census-designated place in the Victor Valley of the Mojave Desert, within San Bernardino County, California.


Oak Hills is in the Mojave Desert north of the Cajon Summit of Cajon Pass, southwest of Hesperia, and east of Phelan.

Oak Hills sits at an elevation of 3,799 feet (1,158 m).

According to the United States Census Bureau, the CDP covers an area of 24.4 square miles (63.2 km²), all of it land. The 2010 United States census reported Oak Hills's population was 8,879.


The 2010 United States Census reported that Oak Hills had a population of 8,879. The population density was 364.0 people per square mile (140.6/km²). In the 2013 Census Estimate, the racial makeup of Oak Hills was 76.5% White (61.7% Non-Hispanic White), 266 (3.0%) African American, 100 (1.1%) Native American, 226 (2.5%) Asian, 28 (0.3%) Pacific Islander, 1,166 (13.1%) from other races, and 297 (3.3%) from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 2,719 persons (30.6%).

The Census reported that 8,879 people (100% of the population) lived in households, 0 (0%) lived in non-institutionalized group quarters, and 0 (0%) were institutionalized.

There were 2,976 households, out of which 1,191 (43.9%) had children under the age of 18 living in them, 1,948 (71.9%) were opposite-sex married couples living together, 217 (8.0%) had a female householder with no husband present, 128 (4.7%) had a male householder with no wife present. There were 113 (4.2%) unmarried opposite-sex partnerships, and 19 (0.7%) same-sex married couples or partnerships. 322 households (11.9%) were made up of individuals and 107 (3.9%) had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 3.28. There were 2,293 families (84.6% of all households); the average family size was 3.53.

The population was spread out with 2,429 people (27.4%) under the age of 18, 809 people (9.1%) aged 18 to 24, 1,999 people (22.5%) aged 25 to 44, 2,789 people (31.4%) aged 45 to 64, and 853 people (9.6%) who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 39.1 years. For every 100 females there were 102.4 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 99.4 males.

There were 2,976 housing units at an average density of 122.0 per square mile (47.1/km²), of which 2,403 (88.7%) were owner-occupied, and 307 (11.3%) were occupied by renters. The homeowner vacancy rate was 2.3%; the rental vacancy rate was 6.1%. 7,780 people (87.6% of the population) lived in owner-occupied housing units and 1,099 people (12.4%) lived in rental housing units.

According to the 2015 United States Census estimate, Oak Hills had a median household income of $69,260, with 9.3% of the population living below the federal poverty line.

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