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Fontana Real Estate Market Conditions

  • Median sales price

    $474,000
    2.84%
    change since last quarter
  • # Active listings

    233
    30-day change

Fontana Schools and Demographics

 
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Education near Fontana, CA

City County
College Degree - 2 year 6 8
College Degree - 4 year 11 13

Demographics near Fontana, CA

City County
Population 212,716 2,150,460
Population Density 4,933 107
Median Age 31.5 34
People per Household 4 3.3
Median Household Income 57,256 49,199
Average Income per Capita 19,323 21,857

Fontana Homes for Sale

Fontana, California, is located in San Bernardino County. It has a population of about 196,000 which makes it the second most populated city in the county and the 20th most populated city in the state. Fontana has become known as a regional hub for the trucking industry. Fontana was founded in 1913 and began as a rural, agricultural community. The town was transformed during World War II when Henry J. Kaiser built one of only two steel mills located west of the Mississippi. Fontana experiences a desert climate and is frequently affected by the strong, hot and dry Santa Ana winds making it quite hot in the summertime.

Fontana Homes for Sale and Real Estate

The city of Fontana has experienced rapid growth in recent years. There are many large, new residential developments in what was formally an undeveloped part of the city in the north. The city has also recently annexed several unincorporated but developed island areas in San Bernardino county.

Fontana Neighborhoods

Fontana is divided into several neighborhoods, each with its own style and characteristics. The neighborhoods can be defined as:
  • Bellgrove
  • California Landings
  • Central Fontana
  • Downtown Fontana
  • Empire Center
  • Fontana Gateway
  • Heritage Village
  • Hunter's Ridge
  • Jurupa Industrial Park
  • Morningstone
  • North Fontana
  • Northgate
  • Rancho Fontana
  • Sierra Lakes
  • South Park
  • Southridge
  • Southwest Industrial Park
  • Summit Heights
  • Walnut Village
  • West End

Fontana Economy and Employment Opportunities

Arguably the biggest influence on Fontana's local economy is the Auto Club Speedway. The race course brings tens of thousands of fans to the area for a few days each year which has a big impact on the local hospitality industry. In addition, the local economy relies heavily on trucking-based industries. Several trucking dealerships are located in the city as well as industrial sales centers and product distribution centers. There are also many small building materials manufacturers, auto dealerships and salvage yards. Fontana has several shopping centers that also contribute to the economy including the Summit Heights Gateway / Falcon Ridge Town Center and the Palm Court. The top employers in Fontana are:

Fontana Attractions

One of the most well-known attractions in Fontana is the Lewis Library and Technology Center. It is the largest library in the San Bernardino County Library System. Other activities, points of interest and local events in Fontana include:

Fontana Transportation and Commuting

Fontana has developed into a hub for the trucking industry because of its close proximity to many major highways and freeways including I-10, I-15, SR 66 and SR 210. Commuter rail service is provided by Metrolink. Local bus service is offered by Omnitrans. The nearest airport is the LA/Ontario International Airport.

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THE NOW AGENCY
8381 JUNIPER AVENUE #200
FONTANA, CA
909-685-3094
Realtors & Staff

GUZMAN & ASSOCIATES
16838 IVY AVENUE
FONTANA, CA
909-829-1777
Realtors & Staff

Allied, Realtors®
17133 Arrow Blvd
Fontana, CA
909-437-3012
Realtors & Staff

ALLIED, REALTORS
17133 ARROW BLVD
FONTANA, CA
909-437-3012
Realtors & Staff

ACTION REAL ESTATE & DEVELOP
16616 FOOTHILL BLVD.
FONTANA, CA
909-355-5660
Realtors & Staff

Foothill City Realty
8867 Sierra Ave.
Fontana, CA
909-350-9700
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CENTRAL REALTY GROUP
16299 FOOTHILL BLVD
FONTANA, CA
909-357-3000
Realtors & Staff

FELIX REAL ESTATE
7722 CYPRESS AVE.
FONTANA, CA
909-559-9121
Realtors & Staff

LIBERTY REALTY MASTERS
9190 SIERRA AVENUE STE 205
FONTANA, CA
909-429-2120
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TEAM REALTY & MORTGAGE CO
7925 TOKAY AVENUE
FONTANA, CA
909-471-8841
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