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Chino Hills
San Bernardino County, California

ZipCodes
91709




Page Contents for Chino Hills, California

Statistics & Facts

Location

History & History-related items

City Attractions

Government

Historical Events

Chamber of Commerce.

Libraries.

Schools.

Miscellany



Statistics & Facts

The California state capital is Sacramento.
The population of Chino Hills is approximately 75,282 (2006), 74799 (2010).
The approximate number of families is 20,414 (2000), 22941 (2010).
The amount of land area in Chino Hills is 40.242 sq. kilometers.
The amount of land area in Chino Hills is 44.8 sq. miles.
The amount of surface water is 0 sq kilometers.
The distance from Chino Hills to Washington DC is 2400 miles.
The distance to the California state capital is 379 miles. (as the crow flies)
Chino Hills is positioned 33.97 degrees north of the equator and 117.74 degrees west of the prime meridian.
Chino Hills elevation is 1,200 feet above sea level.
Chino Hills per capita income is $ 30,574 (2000).
Chino Hills median income is $ 93,133 (2005).
The Chino Hills median home price is $ 543,300 (2005) .

Location

in southern California, about 46 miles from Los Angeles. Other nearby communities include Chino, Pomona, Montclair, Diamond Bar, Yorba Linda, Ontario, Claremont and Walnut. Chino Hills, in San Bernardino County, borders with three other counties - Los Angeles, Orange and Riverside
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History & History Related Items

Historically, the area was used mostly for grazing cattle, particularly by the Mission San Gabriel after it was founded in 1771. Richard Gird, the founder of Chino, also bought the land which would later become Chino Hills. Several club-type places were built including Carbon Canyon Mineral Springs. The rural use of the area was maintained until approximately the mid 1970ís when development began. By the late 20th Century, hundreds of homes and developments were built. Many of the neighborhoods were planned with parks and shopping in a central area surrounded by homes and apartments. The city finally incorporated in 1991.
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Attractions

Chino Hills has at least 38 parks and 37 miles of trails!

Chino Hills State Park
over 30 miles of wooded and grassy hills with many recreational opportunities including horseback riding, hiking, biking, etc.

McCoy Equestrian and Recreation Center
14280 Peyton Drive
Chino Hills, CA
Phone: 909-548-0868
on 20 acres with two lighted arenas, covered bleachers and a gazebo.

Big League Dreams Sports Parks
or see the local page for the park.
16333 Fairfield Ranch
Chino Hills, CA 91709
Phone: (909) 287-6900
33 acres multi-use facility
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Chino Hills City Government

The city of Chino Hills

Chino Hills City Hall
2001 Grand Ave.
Chino Hills, California 91709
Phone: 909-364-2600

Chino Hills Historical Events

1920s and 1930s
Sleepy Hollow
Sleepy Hollow was a perfect weekend getaway for those wanting a respite from busy city life. By 1928, Sleepy Hollow was a summer resort with about 90 cabins, some of which are still in use today. After World War II, these cabins and newer dwellings became permanent residences.

Chino Hills Chamber

Chino Valley Chamber of Commerce
13150 Seventh Street
Chino, California 91710
Phone: 909-627-6177
Fax: 909-627-4180

Chino Hills Organizations

Chino Valley Chamber of Commerce
13150 Seventh Street
Chino, California 91710
Phone: 909-627-6177
Fax: 909-627-4180

Chino Hills Libraries

Chino Hills Branch Library
Part of the San Bernardino County Library System.

Chino Hills Schools

Chino Valley Unified School District
5130 Riverside Dr.
Chino, California 91710
Phone: (909) 628-1201
Loving Savior Lutheran School
14816 Peyton Drive
Chino Hills, CA 91709
Church office: 909-597-4668
School office: 909-597-2948 Chino Hills

Miscellany

The population of Chino Hills was:
1990 - 27,608
2000 - 66,787
2002 - 72,500
2005 - 80,897
2006 - 75,282
Median age:
2000 - 32.3 years

Median household income:
2000 - $ 78,374
2005 - $ 93,133

Median house value:
2000 - $ 242,600
2005 - $ 543,300

Chino Hills is located in the Pacific Time Zone and does participate in Daylight Savings Time during a portion of the year.


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