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

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-08
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Desert Hot Springs, California Info Snack

Population
29,280
Unemployment
7.7%
Poverty
24.0%
Median Home
$218,000
Median Income
$37,818
Median Rent
$1,046

Desert Hot Springs SnackAbility

3
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
4/10
Housing
8
Affordability
3
Diversity
9
Safety
5
Amenities
8
Education
4
Commute
6

Desert Hot Springs, CA Crime Report

698
Total Crimes
2,400.8
Total Crimes / 100k People
2.33%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Desert Hot Springs
/ 100k People
California
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 698 2,400.8 2,581.0 2,346.0
Violent Crime 218 749.8 442.0 387.8
Murder 4 13.8 5.6 6.5
Robbery 39 134.1 113.6 73.9
Aggravated Assault 162 557.2 288.7 279.7
Property Crime 480 1,651.0 2,138.9 1,958.2
Burglary 143 491.8 369.7 314.2
Larceny 135 464.3 1,341.7 1,398.0
Car Theft 202 694.8 427.6 246.0

Desert Hot Springs, CA Cost Of Living

104
Desert Hot Springs's Overall Cost Of Living
1.0x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Desert Hot Springs California National Average
Overall 104 140 100
Services 115 112 100
Groceries 116 113 100
Health 103 115 100
Housing 85 198 100
Transportation 135 134 100
Utilities 90 126 100

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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
2020 29,280 3.0%
2019 28,430 0.5%
2018 28,298 0.7%
2017 28,092 0.6%
2016 27,912 0.8%
2015 27,678 2.1%
2014 27,096 2.3%
2013 26,474 2.6%
2012 25,793 4.5%
2011 24,675 -

Race / Ethnicity in Desert Hot Springs

White
27.5% (8,047)
African American
8.9% (2,600)
American Indian
1.0% (300)
Asian
3.5% (1,019)
Hawaiian
0.2% (48)
Other
0.6% (173)
Two Or More
1.9% (569)
Hispanic
56.4% (16,524)
Race Desert Hot Springs CA USA
White 27.5% 36.5% 60.1%
African American 8.9% 5.4% 12.2%
American Indian 1.0% 0.3% 0.6%
Asian 3.5% 14.6% 5.6%
Hawaiian 0.2% 0.3% 0.2%
Other 0.6% 0.3% 0.3%
Two Or More 1.9% 3.4% 2.8%
Hispanic 56.4% 39.1% 18.2%

Gender in Desert Hot Springs

Female
51.5% (15,066)
Male
48.5% (14,213)
Gender Desert Hot Springs CA USA
Female 51.5% 50.3% 50.8%
Male 48.5% 49.7% 49.2%

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

< 9th Grade
10.0% (2,927)
9-12th Grade
13.0% (3,806)
High School / GED
32.0% (9,369)
Some College
23.0% (6,734)
Associate's Degree
7.0% (2,049)
Bachelor's Degree
10.0% (2,928)
Master's Degree
2.0% (585)
Professional Degree
2.0% (585)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (292)
Education Desert Hot Springs CA USA
< 9th Grade 10.0% 8.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 13.0% 7.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 32.0% 20.0% 27.0%
Some College 23.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 7.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 10.0% 22.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 2.0% 9.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 3.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 2.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Desert Hot Springs, California

Less than $10,000
10.5% (307,581)
$10,000 to $14,999
8.6% (253,238)
$15,000 to $24,999
16.0% (468,979)
$25,000 to $34,999
12.7% (371,162)
$35,000 to $49,999
13.5% (396,160)
$50,000 to $74,999
15.4% (452,133)
$75,000 to $99,999
10.2% (297,256)
$100,000 to $149,999
10.0% (292,636)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.1% (60,592)
$200,000 or more
1.0% (28,258)
Income Desert Hot Springs CA USA
Less than $10,000 10.5% 4.7% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 8.6% 3.9% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 16.0% 6.9% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 12.7% 7.1% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 13.5% 10.0% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 15.4% 15.3% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 10.2% 12.3% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 10.0% 17.1% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.1% 9.4% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 1.0% 13.3% 8.3%

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