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Barstow is a city in San Bernardino County, in the Riverside-San Bernardino metro area.
The community was named after William Barstow Strong, railroad president
The latitude of Barstow is 34.898N. The longitude is -117.021W.It is in the Pacific Standard time zone. Elevation is 2,178 feet.
The estimated population, in 2003, was 23,073.
Sections below provide additional information and links about Barstow 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 92311 ZIP code.
11% of Barstow residents report German ancestry, and 6% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Barstow ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Barstow was $16,132, compared with $21,587 nationally.
9% of Barstow residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Median rent in Barstow, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $418. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $836.
Libraries in Barstow include Barstow Branch Library ... View libraries
Newspapers in Barstow include Desert Dispatch
TV stations in Barstow include KHIZ.
San Bernardino County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Barstow political report.
The average commute time for Barstow workers is 23 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
A total of 18 fatal motor vehicle accidents occurred in Barstow between 2001 and 2003, according to reports gathered by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.
This is a rate of 8.5 fatal crashes per 10,000 population, which was higher than the national norm.
Hotels in Barstow include Best Western, Comfort Inn, Days Inn, Econo Lodge, Holiday Inn Express Hotel and Suites, Holiday Inn Express-Barstow, Motel 6, Quality Inn Barstow, Ramada Inn, Travelodge Barstow.
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