Palm Desert SnackAbility

8
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
9
Affordability
4
Diversity
8.5
Safety
6
Amenities
9
Education
8.5
Commute
8.5

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Palm Desert, California Info Snack

Palm Desert is a city in Riverside County, California, United States, in the Coachella Valley, approximately 14 miles (23 km) east of Palm Springs and 122 miles (196 km) east of Los Angeles. The population was 48,445 at the 2010 census, up from 41,155 at the 2000 census. The city was one of the state's fastest growing in the 1980s and 1990s,[citation needed] beginning with 11,801 residents in 1980, doubling to 23,650 in 1990, 35,000 in 1995, and nearly double its 1990 population by 2000.
Population
51,675
Unemployment
5.2%
Poverty
12.5%
Median Home
$328,300
Median Income
$56,262
Median Rent
$1,195

Rankings for Palm Desert in California

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1

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2

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3

Rancho Mirage, CA
Population 17,975

4

Bermuda Dunes, CA
Population 7,243

5

Thousand Palms, CA
Population 7,356

6

Indian Wells, CA
Population 5,267

7

Indio, CA
Population 86,867

8

Coachella, CA
Population 44,382

9

Desert Edge, CA
Population 3,156

10

Palm Springs, CA
Population 47,140

Map Of Palm Desert, CA

Population over time in Palm Desert

Year Population % Change
2017 51,675 1.2%
2016 51,045 0.9%
2015 50,565 1.2%
2014 49,953 1.3%
2013 49,306 0.7%
2012 48,959 0.4%
2011 48,769 0.5%
2010 48,534 -

Crime in Palm Desert Per 100k

Crime Palm Desert CA USA
Violent Crime 172.2 449.3 382.9
Murder 0.0 4.6 5.3
Robbery 56.8 143.2 98.0
Aggravated Assault 109.8 264.2 248.9
Property Crime 3928.5 2496.7 2362.0
Burglary 802.3 446.9 430.4
Larceny 2906.6 1623.9 1694.0
Car Theft 219.5 425.9 237.4

Race / Ethnicity in Palm Desert

White
65.2% (33,668)
African American
1.6% (803)
American Indian
0.1% (63)
Asian
4.6% (2,366)
Hawaiian
0.1% (47)
Other
0.2% (114)
Two Or More
2.4% (1,252)
Hispanic
25.9% (13,362)
Race Palm Desert CA USA
White 65.2% 37.9% 61.5%
African American 1.6% 5.5% 12.3%
American Indian 0.1% 0.4% 0.7%
Asian 4.6% 13.9% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.1% 0.4% 0.2%
Other 0.2% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.4% 2.9% 2.3%
Hispanic 25.9% 38.8% 17.6%

Household Income For Palm Desert, California

Less than $10,000
6.2% (320,385)
$10,000 to $14,999
5.2% (268,710)
$15,000 to $24,999
10.6% (547,755)
$25,000 to $34,999
9.5% (490,912)
$35,000 to $49,999
12.1% (625,267)
$50,000 to $74,999
19.5% (1,007,662)
$75,000 to $99,999
10.9% (563,257)
$100,000 to $149,999
11.8% (609,765)
$150,000 to $199,999
6.6% (341,055)
$200,000 or more
7.5% (387,562)
Income Palm Desert CA USA
Less than $10,000 6.2% 5.4% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 5.2% 4.7% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 10.6% 8.6% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 9.5% 8.3% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 12.1% 11.4% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 19.5% 16.3% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 10.9% 12.2% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 11.8% 15.7% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 6.6% 7.8% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 7.5% 9.7% 6.3%

Gender in Palm Desert

Female
53.0% (27,393)
Male
47.0% (24,281)
Gender Palm Desert CA USA
Female 53.0% 50.3% 50.8%
Male 47.0% 49.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Palm Desert for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
3.1% (1,620)
9-12th Grade
4.6% (2,360)
High School / GED
21.1% (10,907)
Some College
28.0% (14,452)
Associate's Degree
7.3% (3,771)
Bachelor's Degree
21.6% (11,162)
Master's Degree
9.0% (4,638)
Professional Degree
3.9% (2,017)
Doctorate Degree
1.4% (743)
Education Palm Desert CA USA
< 9th Grade 3.1% 9.7% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 4.6% 7.8% 7.2%
High School / GED 21.1% 20.6% 27.3%
Some College 28.0% 21.5% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 7.3% 7.8% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 21.6% 20.4% 19.1%
Master's Degree 9.0% 8.2% 8.4%
Professional Degree 3.9% 2.4% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.4% 1.6% 1.4%

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