Antelope Valley Profile

Antelope Valley

The Antelope Valley’s Population is Projected to be One Million by 2020

According to Wikipedia, June 19, 2014, the Antelope Valley is located in northern Los Angeles County, and the southeast portion of Kern County. The principal communities are Lancaster, Palmdale, Rosamond, Mojave, California City, and Edwards Air Force Base.
The Antelope Valley is home to over 475,000 people, and the population is expected to reach 1,000,000 by the year 2020. Major retail has followed the population influx, centered on Palmdale’s Antelope Valley Mall. The Antelope Valley is home to Lockheed Martin, Boeing, Northrop Grumman, and BAE Systems, among other aerospace-related companies. Notable projects assembled and/or designed there include the Space Shuttle orbiters, B-1 Lancer bomber, B-2 Spirit bomber, F-117 Nighthawk fighter, F-35 Joint Strike Fighter, and the Lockheed L-1011 Tristar, a passenger jet aircraft. This region also houses the newly dedicated Mojave Air & Space Port.