Get to Know Rancho Cucamonga

Are you and your family finally ready to move into your future dream home? If so, then chances are you’re doing all your research to learn everything about where you plan on settling down. Before going through the whole paperwork process, we wanted to provide some useful information that most first-time home buyers and those looking at homes for sale in the area want to know right from the start. So let’s dive into some of the most search topics.

Current Housing Market

Housing Data

When compared that of July 27, 2017, Rancho Cucamonga has an estimated home value of about 503K (Up 4.9%), the median listing price at 550K (Up 5.8%), median days in RPR of 45 (Down -8.2%), and a sales volume of 205 (Up 7.9%). These numbers correlate with the map forecasting provided by ReMax. To view the full report, click on the link below.

Rancho Cucamonga, California

Estimated Home Values

Rancho Cucamonga Ca Housing Indicators

This map shows the average estimated home values, based on the AVMs and RVMs for properties in an area.

Market Snapshot

Compared with last year: July 27,2017 vs July 27,2018
Median Est. Home Value


Up 4.9%

Median Listing Price


Up 5.8%

Median Days in RPR


Down -8.2%

Sales Volume


Up 7.9%

Rancho Cucamonga Indicators

Having a scene of the housing market and prices are great, however, first-time homeowners also wanted to know the mortgage stats. People are interested in knowing more about the average room size per home, how many houses are under a mortgage, what the median rent is, the median home value, and what are the total housing units in the area. can provide you with all of this information in one simple graph. Here is a quick snapshot of all of this information as well as some additional content that some people found useful.

Rancho Cucamonga Ca Housing Indicators

Indicator Value
Median Number of Rooms (per House) 5.7
Houses Without Mortgage 6,787
Houses With Mortgage 27,566
Vacancy Rate 3.9
Median Rent 1,561
Median Home Value 414,200
Renter-Occupied Units 21,670
Owner-Occupied Units 34,353
Total Housing Units 58,322

Population showed that in 2017 the city of Rancho Cucamonga had an estimated population of 177,452 totaling a growth of 1,239 from the previous year (0.70%). The median age for the residents that live here is about 36 years of age and the median household income of $79,973. When you look at Rancho Cucamonga’s ethnic demographics showed 38.1% White 37.3% Hispanic, and 12.2% Asian. When we look at the gender ratio in Rancho Cucamonga, the numbers are pretty much even (49.6% Male and 50.4 Female). As growth goes, the numbers do indicate that this city will be increasing in size next year. To learn more about the population in Rancho Cucamonga please click on the link below.

Average Household Size

Information gathered by will show that Rancho Cucamonga has an average household size of three people, which is in line with the State of California. As family households percentages go, the city of Rancho Cucamonga averages 76%, which is just a bit, higher than the state. On the other hand, you have a 6.3% of households that are unmarried, which is lower than that of the state average. To learn more about Rancho Cucamonga and the current stats.

Income Demographics

A study conducted by City-Data showed that the estimated median household income in Rancho Cucamonga in 2016 was $81,286. Back in 2000, the estimated household income was $60,931, which shows a steady, healthy growth. Another report conducted by between Rancho Cucamonga and the state of California and found that Rancho Cucamonga had a median income of $79,973. This number was slightly higher as California’s median income was at $63,783. Rancho Cucamonga’s mean was at $96,707 while California’s was at $91,149. A pie chart generated by showed that 19.6% of household income make roughly between 100,000 to 150,000.

Rancho Cucamonga Ca Income Distribution

Indicator Value
Under $10,000 2,386
$10,000 to $14,999 1,400
$15,000 to $24,999 3,681
$25,000 to $34,999 3,727
$35,000 to $49,999 5,647
$50,000 to $74,999 9,239
$75,000 to $99,999 8,830
$100,000 to $149,999 11,007
$150,000 to $199,999 5,522
Over $200,000 4,584


Pre-K, Elementary, Middle School, & High School

When families uproot and move to a new location, parents want to know if they can find a good school for their children. Finding an adequate school for your children can become a daunting task because you want to make sure that you are finding an institution that has a great history of educating children. Thanks to you are now able to find all that information and more. If your looking for more feedback from parents with children at a particular school in an area you are considering moving to there is a section where real people can offer their honest opinion about the teachers, the staff members, and how they viewed the school as a whole.

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Universities & Colleges Near By

Interested in knowing which are the nearest universities to Rancho Cucamonga? Well, based on this next report created by there are at least 79 schools within a twenty-five-mile radius. Out of these 79 schools, you will find a small handful that has a four-year program, however many are private intuitions. Some of the closest colleges and universities to Rancho Cucamonga will be Chaffey College, Claremont Graduate University, and Pomona College. Some of the larger and more prestigious universities that are near to Rancho Cucamonga will be California State University-Fullerton, University of California-Riverside, and California State Polytechnic University-Pomona. Click on the following link below to see the full list of colleges and universities in the area.

Economy Stats conducted a research study on Rancho Cucamonga and found that this city employees about 83,178 people. Additionally, Rancho Cucamonga primarily specializes in Management of Companies & Enterprises, Utilities, & Public Admin. Another report created by City-Data showed that Ontario has a strong hold on Manufacturing, retail trade, and healthcare just to name a few. However, their largest industry paying industry is Management of Companies ($95,955), Utilities ($73,411), and Tech Services ($58,281). To view the full report, click on the link below.

Rancho Cucamonga History

An article created by believes that the name “Cucamonga” came from a Shoshone word meaning “sandy place.” Originally a Native American settlement, Rancho Cucamonga later became a route for the Old Spanish Trail from Cajon Pass and the road from the Pueblo of Los Angeles and Mission San Gabriel to San Bernardino. When Rancho Cucamonga first started developing in the 1800’s, the city was first recognized for its vast fields of grapes and winery. While vines were planted early in 1838, its wine history didn’t start until the 1900’s when a man by the name of Secondo Guasti (an Italian immigrant) founded the Italian Vineyard Co. In fact, with over 5,000 acres they were known as one of the biggest contiguous vineyards. However, in today’s times, Rancho Cucamonga wineries are practically gone. It does still have some remnants of those times as a small handful still exist. To learn more on the history of Rancho Cucamonga please read the following two articles.

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Things To Do In Rancho Cucamonga

Rancho Cucamonga also has a great variety of fun events to do during the weekend, at night, or just for fun with your closest friends. To start, if you’re looking for a shopping district, look no further than the Victoria Gardens. With a main outdoor setting, you’ll be sure to find something that fits your taste. Talking about taste, you also have a great opportunity to visit September’s Taproom & Eatery, which is well known for its vast selection of beers and good food. Whether your looking for bars, sports bars, comedy centers, or just shopping Rancho Cucamonga has something for all. To view, the full list of events click on the link below.

The Outdoors

Indoor actives don’t do it for you? Well, Rancho Cucamonga offers some great biking trails for those who are looking for more of a scenic view. The one that is most well know around here will be the Pacific Electric Inland Empire Trail which has well over twenty-one miles of countryside road. The only downside is that there are no motorized vehicles allowed. For something with a bit more of a history lesson, we recommend stopping by the John Rains House (built in 1861 and is now on the National Register of Historic Places). Another great outdoors event to visit will be Sapphire Falls where you can find some gorgeous blue waters. To see the full list of fun outdoor events, click on the link below.

Fun Family Events

Looking for an activity that involves your entire family? Rancho Cucamonga has some great attractions that your family can enjoy. And if you can’t find it in Rancho Cucamonga, there are plenty of fun activities to do in and around a ten-mile radius. Click on the link below to find out what Rancho Cucamonga has for your family trip.

Over 25 Years of Real Estate Service

When you hire the Scott Jones Real Estate Team you get more than just an Agent. You get the entire buyers team focused on finding the best loan programs, the right home in the neighborhood you desire.

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Finding the right real estate agent can be as difficult as finding the right home sometimes and so Scott and his team make sure to provide the individualized service that every client needs.

When it comes to finding a home or selling your home fast, to finding the right lender and escrow company and all of the inspections and paperwork the go with buying or selling real estate Scott is there ready to answer your questions and get the job done.

Contact Info

Re/Max Champions – Scott Jones Real Estate

121 S. Mountain Ave Upland, CA 91786.

(909) 821-1400


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