Living in Rancho Mirage, CA

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-03-10

Rancho Mirage SnackAbility

8
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
9
Affordability
5
Diversity
8
Safety
6
Amenities
8
Education
9
Commute
6

Rancho Mirage, CA Crime Report

732
Total Crimes
3,964.7
Total Crimes / 100k People
54.37%
Above National Average

Rancho Mirage, CA Cost Of Living

145
Rancho Mirage's Overall Cost Of Living
1.4x
Higher Than The National Average

Rancho Mirage, California Info Snack

Rancho Mirage is a resort city in Riverside County, California, United States. The population was 17,218 at the 2010 census, up from 13,249 at the 2000 census, but the seasonal (part-time) population can exceed 20,000. Located between Cathedral City and Palm Desert, it is one of the nine cities of the Coachella Valley (Palm Springs area). Rancho Mirage was incorporated in 1973 from a merger of Mirage Cove with five unincorporated areas known as the "Cove communities" (Desert, Magnesia, Palmas, Tamarisk and Thunderbird), and had 3,000 permanent residents at the time. Gerald Ford, the 38th President of the United States, died at his home in the city in 2006, and Jane Wyman died one year later at her home in the same city.
Population
18,075
Unemployment
6.5%
Poverty
12.0%
Median Home
$499,900
Median Income
$71,227
Median Rent
$1,196

Rankings for Rancho Mirage in California

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Map Of Rancho Mirage, CA

Population over time in Rancho Mirage

Year Population % Change
2017 18,075 0.6%
2016 17,975 0.6%
2015 17,876 0.6%
2014 17,770 0.8%
2013 17,634 1.0%
2012 17,456 1.4%
2011 17,215 1.1%
2010 17,022 1.8%
2009 16,726 -
Crime/100k Rancho Mirage CA USA
Violent Crime 130.0 447.4 368.9
Murder 0.0 4.4 5.0
Robbery 27.1 137.3 86.2
Aggravated Assault 102.9 266.5 246.8
Property Crime 3834.7 2380.4 2199.5
Burglary 720.4 416.2 376.0
Larceny 2778.5 1571.8 1594.6
Car Theft 335.8 392.4 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Rancho Mirage

White
81.0% (14,645)
African American
2.2% (405)
American Indian
0.4% (69)
Asian
5.0% (899)
Hawaiian
0.1% (23)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
1.4% (258)
Hispanic
9.8% (1,776)
Race Rancho Mirage CA USA
White 81.0% 37.5% 61.1%
African American 2.2% 5.5% 12.3%
American Indian 0.4% 0.4% 0.7%
Asian 5.0% 14.1% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.1% 0.4% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.4% 3.0% 2.4%
Hispanic 9.8% 38.9% 17.8%

Household Income For Rancho Mirage, California

Less than $10,000
6.5% (117,604)
$10,000 to $14,999
4.1% (73,599)
$15,000 to $24,999
9.6% (173,332)
$25,000 to $34,999
7.6% (136,629)
$35,000 to $49,999
10.2% (184,862)
$50,000 to $74,999
14.1% (255,386)
$75,000 to $99,999
9.9% (178,328)
$100,000 to $149,999
13.8% (248,660)
$150,000 to $199,999
8.2% (148,927)
$200,000 or more
16.1% (290,168)
Income Rancho Mirage CA USA
Less than $10,000 6.5% 5.1% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 4.1% 4.4% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 9.6% 8.0% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 7.6% 7.9% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 10.2% 10.9% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 14.1% 15.9% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 9.9% 12.3% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 13.8% 16.2% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 8.2% 8.3% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 16.1% 11.0% 7.0%

Gender in Rancho Mirage

Female
49.5% (8,943)
Male
50.5% (9,132)
Gender Rancho Mirage CA USA
Female 49.5% 50.3% 50.8%
Male 50.5% 49.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Rancho Mirage for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
2.0% (361)
9-12th Grade
3.0% (542)
High School / GED
17.0% (3,072)
Some College
28.0% (5,061)
Associate's Degree
6.0% (1,084)
Bachelor's Degree
24.0% (4,338)
Master's Degree
12.0% (2,169)
Professional Degree
5.0% (903)
Doctorate Degree
3.0% (542)
Education Rancho Mirage CA USA
< 9th Grade 2.0% 9.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 3.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 17.0% 21.0% 27.0%
Some College 28.0% 21.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 6.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 24.0% 21.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 12.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 5.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 3.0% 2.0% 1.0%

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