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What Bert Has To Say About Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario Metro Area

Riverside County and San Bernardino County to the north form this metro area. Like many such metro areas in the Southwest, it extends far into uninhabited desert areas, in this case east through the Mojave Desert to the Nevada/Arizona border. Larger than nine U.S. states, it is often referred to as the Inland Empire. Cities in the western portion, including Riverside, San Bernardino, Ontario, and a patchwork of other communities, are developed suburbs of the Los Angeles area with a rapidly growing and increasingly self-sufficient economy.


Quick Facts About Riverside

    The unemployment rate in Riverside County is 8.30 percent(U.S. avg. is 6.30%). Recent job growth is Positive. Riverside County jobs have Increased by 1.17 percent.
    Compared to the rest of the country, Riverside County's cost of living is 22.20% Higher than the U.S. average.
    As of 2014, Riverside County's population is 2,192,982 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 42.68 percent.
    Average Commute time is 32 minutes. The National Average is 25 minutes.
    The median home cost in Riverside County is $267,100. Home appreciation the last year has been 25.30 percent.
    Riverside County public schools spend $10,116 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,435. There are about 22.9 students per teacher in Riverside County.

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