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Fontana is a city in San Bernardino County, in the Riverside-San Bernardino metro area.
The community was named after the Fontana Development Co., founder
The latitude of Fontana is 34.092N. The longitude is -117.434W.It is in the Pacific Standard time zone. Elevation is 1,237 feet.
The estimated population, in 2003, was 151,903.
Sections below provide additional information and links about Fontana demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the San Bernardino County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, Riverside-San Bernardino area jobs, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 92358 ZIP code.
5% of Fontana residents report German ancestry, and 4% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Fontana ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Fontana was $14,208, compared with $21,587 nationally.
10% of Fontana residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Median rent in Fontana, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $564. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $1,275.
Libraries in Fontana include Fontana Branch Library, Kaiser Branch Library ... View libraries
Newspapers in Fontana include Fontana Herald News
San Bernardino County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Fontana political report.
The average commute time for Fontana workers is 35 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
A total of 28 fatal motor vehicle accidents occurred in Fontana between 2001 and 2003, according to reports gathered by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.
This is a rate of 2.2 fatal crashes per 10,000 population, which was lower than the national norm.
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