Desert Hot Springs, CA
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2021-08-09
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Desert Hot Springs, California Info Snack

Population
28,585
Unemployment
9.7%
Poverty
31.1%
Median Home
$194,500
Median Income
$33,046
Median Rent
$963

Desert Hot Springs SnackAbility

3
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
4/10
Housing
8
Affordability
3
Diversity
9
Safety
4
Amenities
8
Education
4
Commute
6

Desert Hot Springs, CA Crime Report

935
Total Crimes
3,212.3
Total Crimes / 100k People
29.70%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Desert Hot Springs
/ 100k People
California
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 935 3,212.3 2,772.4 2,476.7
Violent Crime 255 876.1 441.2 366.7
Murder 5 17.2 4.3 5.0
Robbery 59 202.7 132.4 81.6
Aggravated Assault 178 611.5 267.1 250.2
Property Crime 680 2,336.2 2,331.2 2,109.9
Burglary 301 1,034.1 386.1 340.5
Larceny 216 742.1 1,586.3 1,549.5
Car Theft 163 560.0 358.8 219.9

Desert Hot Springs, CA Cost Of Living

102
Desert Hot Springs's Overall Cost Of Living
1.0x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Desert Hot Springs California National Average
Overall 102 140 100
Services 110 111 100
Groceries 116 118 100
Health 109 113 100
Housing 83 196 100
Transportation 130 128 100
Utilities 90 118 100

Desert Hot Springs, CA Photos

Rankings for Desert Hot Springs in California

Map Of Desert Hot Springs, CA

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Population over time in Desert Hot Springs

Year Population % Change
2019 28,585 0.5%
2018 28,430 0.5%
2017 28,298 0.7%
2016 28,092 0.6%
2015 27,912 0.8%
2014 27,678 2.1%
2013 27,096 2.3%
2012 26,474 2.6%
2011 25,793 4.5%
2010 24,675 -

Race / Ethnicity in Desert Hot Springs

White
30.4% (8,677)
African American
9.2% (2,639)
American Indian
0.7% (187)
Asian
3.0% (853)
Hawaiian
0.1% (22)
Other
0.5% (157)
Two Or More
1.6% (471)
Hispanic
54.5% (15,579)
Race Desert Hot Springs CA USA
White 30.4% 37.2% 60.7%
African American 9.2% 5.5% 12.3%
American Indian 0.7% 0.4% 0.7%
Asian 3.0% 14.3% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.1% 0.4% 0.2%
Other 0.5% 0.3% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.6% 3.0% 2.4%
Hispanic 54.5% 39.0% 18.0%

Gender in Desert Hot Springs

Female
50.3% (14,392)
Male
49.7% (14,192)
Gender Desert Hot Springs CA USA
Female 50.3% 50.3% 50.8%
Male 49.7% 49.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Desert Hot Springs for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
11.0% (3,144)
9-12th Grade
15.0% (4,287)
High School / GED
34.0% (9,718)
Some College
22.0% (6,288)
Associate's Degree
6.0% (1,715)
Bachelor's Degree
8.0% (2,286)
Master's Degree
2.0% (571)
Professional Degree
1.0% (285)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (285)
Education Desert Hot Springs CA USA
< 9th Grade 11.0% 9.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 15.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 34.0% 20.0% 27.0%
Some College 22.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 6.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 8.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 2.0% 9.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 2.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Desert Hot Springs, California

Less than $10,000
10.4% (297,965)
$10,000 to $14,999
9.0% (258,400)
$15,000 to $24,999
19.0% (542,722)
$25,000 to $34,999
13.3% (379,005)
$35,000 to $49,999
17.0% (487,058)
$50,000 to $74,999
14.3% (407,382)
$75,000 to $99,999
8.0% (227,293)
$100,000 to $149,999
6.6% (189,638)
$150,000 to $199,999
1.7% (48,842)
$200,000 or more
0.7% (20,191)
Income Desert Hot Springs CA USA
Less than $10,000 10.4% 4.8% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 9.0% 4.1% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 19.0% 7.5% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 13.3% 7.5% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 17.0% 10.5% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 14.3% 15.5% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 8.0% 12.4% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 6.6% 16.6% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 1.7% 8.9% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 0.7% 12.2% 7.7%

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