Living in Palm Springs, CA

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-12-30

Palm Springs, California Info Snack

Population
47,897
Unemployment
8.6%
Poverty
17.3%
Median Home
$389,800
Median Income
$53,441
Median Rent
$1,114

Palm Springs SnackAbility

5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
8.5
Affordability
4
Diversity
9
Safety
4
Amenities
8
Education
8
Commute
8.5

Palm Springs, CA Crime Report

2,233
Total Crimes
4,571.5
Total Crimes / 100k People
84.58%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Palm Springs
/ 100k People
California
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 2,233 4,571.5 2,772.4 2,476.7
Violent Crime 267 546.6 441.2 366.7
Murder 7 14.3 4.3 5.0
Robbery 66 135.1 132.4 81.6
Aggravated Assault 156 319.4 267.1 250.2
Property Crime 1,966 4,024.9 2,331.2 2,109.9
Burglary 502 1,027.7 386.1 340.5
Larceny 1,210 2,477.2 1,586.3 1,549.5
Car Theft 254 520.0 358.8 219.9

Palm Springs, CA Cost Of Living

121
Palm Springs's Overall Cost Of Living
1.2x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Palm Springs California National Average
Overall 121 140 100
Services 110 111 100
Groceries 116 118 100
Health 109 113 100
Housing 146 196 100
Transportation 130 128 100
Utilities 90 118 100

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Map Of Palm Springs, CA

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Population over time in Palm Springs

Year Population % Change
2019 47,897 0.8%
2018 47,525 0.8%
2017 47,140 0.9%
2016 46,714 0.9%
2015 46,305 1.0%
2014 45,827 1.1%
2013 45,317 0.4%
2012 45,115 0.2%
2011 45,045 0.1%
2010 45,012 -

Race / Ethnicity in Palm Springs

White
61.1% (29,264)
African American
4.3% (2,050)
American Indian
0.7% (312)
Asian
4.8% (2,277)
Hawaiian
0.2% (110)
Other
0.1% (69)
Two Or More
2.0% (971)
Hispanic
26.8% (12,844)
Race Palm Springs CA USA
White 61.1% 37.2% 60.7%
African American 4.3% 5.5% 12.3%
American Indian 0.7% 0.4% 0.7%
Asian 4.8% 14.3% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.2% 0.4% 0.2%
Other 0.1% 0.3% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.0% 3.0% 2.4%
Hispanic 26.8% 39.0% 18.0%

Gender in Palm Springs

Female
41.1% (19,693)
Male
58.9% (28,203)
Gender Palm Springs CA USA
Female 41.1% 50.3% 50.8%
Male 58.9% 49.7% 49.2%

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

< 9th Grade
4.0% (1,915)
9-12th Grade
5.0% (2,394)
High School / GED
19.0% (9,100)
Some College
24.0% (11,495)
Associate's Degree
8.0% (3,831)
Bachelor's Degree
23.0% (11,016)
Master's Degree
11.0% (5,268)
Professional Degree
4.0% (1,915)
Doctorate Degree
2.0% (957)
Education Palm Springs CA USA
< 9th Grade 4.0% 9.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 5.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 19.0% 20.0% 27.0%
Some College 24.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 8.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 23.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 11.0% 9.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 4.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 2.0% 2.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Palm Springs, California

Less than $10,000
7.0% (334,778)
$10,000 to $14,999
6.0% (287,945)
$15,000 to $24,999
11.8% (566,167)
$25,000 to $34,999
10.4% (495,917)
$35,000 to $49,999
12.0% (576,486)
$50,000 to $74,999
15.6% (747,745)
$75,000 to $99,999
9.9% (472,103)
$100,000 to $149,999
12.3% (590,377)
$150,000 to $199,999
5.9% (280,206)
$200,000 or more
9.1% (437,970)
Income Palm Springs CA USA
Less than $10,000 7.0% 4.8% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 6.0% 4.1% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 11.8% 7.5% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 10.4% 7.5% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 12.0% 10.5% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 15.6% 15.5% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 9.9% 12.4% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 12.3% 16.6% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 5.9% 8.9% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 9.1% 12.2% 7.7%

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