CITY LANDING: About Palm Desert

Learn more about the city of Palm Desert by reading about the specific demographics and lifestyle that is unique to this city area. This includes local information such as age ranges, population, income, households, schools, search tips, restaurants, shopping, local flavor and more. Knowing the area of Palm Desert will be essential if you are going to consider renting in Palm Desert. You can also view apartments for rent in Palm Desert, CA by clicking the link and search box below.

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Palm Desert Demographic Information

  • Age Ranges  
    0-9: 9.23%
    10-17: 7.52%
    18-29: 10.86%
    30-39: 12.10%
    40-49: 12.76%
    50-64: 19.89%
    65 & Over: 27.64%
  • Population  
    Land Area: 24.37 sq mi
    Total Population: 49,789
    Population Density Ranking (National): 53rd percentile
    Population Density Ranking (State): 23rd percentile
    Population Growth Rate: 0
    Population Growth Rate Ranking (National): 99th percentile
    Population Growth Rate Ranking (State): 99th percentile
  • Income  
    Median Income: $53,049
    Average Income Households W/ Children: $69,597
    Median Income Ranking (National): 72nd percentile
    Median Income Ranking (State): 55th percentile
    Average Income Households W/ Children Ranking (National): 73rd percentile
    Average Income Households W/ Children Ranking (State): 61st percentile
  • Households  
    Married: 49th percentile
    Single: 51st percentile
    Married With Children: 14th percentile
    Married With No Children: 35th percentile
    Single With Children: 6th percentile
    Single With No Children: 45th percentile
  • Schools  
    School District Name: DESERT SANDS UNIFIED
    Student/Teacher Ratio: 26.16 : 1

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