Palm Springs, CA
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-09
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Palm Springs, California Info Snack

Population
48,390
Unemployment
8.4%
Poverty
16.4%
Median Home
$398,100
Median Income
$57,916
Median Rent
$1,199

Palm Springs SnackAbility

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

Palm Springs, CA Crime Report

1,947
Total Crimes
3,977.4
Total Crimes / 100k People
69.54%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Palm Springs
/ 100k People
California
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 1,947 3,977.4 2,581.0 2,346.0
Violent Crime 257 525.0 442.0 387.8
Murder 5 10.2 5.6 6.5
Robbery 59 120.5 113.6 73.9
Aggravated Assault 166 339.1 288.7 279.7
Property Crime 1,690 3,452.4 2,138.9 1,958.2
Burglary 370 755.8 369.7 314.2
Larceny 1,050 2,145.0 1,341.7 1,398.0
Car Theft 270 551.6 427.6 246.0

Palm Springs, CA Cost Of Living

124
Palm Springs's Overall Cost Of Living
1.2x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Palm Springs California National Average
Overall 124 140 100
Services 113 112 100
Groceries 114 113 100
Health 106 115 100
Housing 146 198 100
Transportation 137 134 100
Utilities 90 126 100

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Rankings for Palm Springs in California

Map Of Palm Springs, CA

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Population over time in Palm Springs

Year Population % Change
2020 48,390 1.8%
2019 47,525 0.8%
2018 47,140 0.9%
2017 46,714 0.9%
2016 46,305 1.0%
2015 45,827 1.1%
2014 45,317 0.4%
2013 45,115 0.2%
2012 45,045 0.1%
2011 45,012 -

Race / Ethnicity in Palm Springs

White
61.9% (29,973)
African American
4.6% (2,238)
American Indian
0.7% (337)
Asian
4.9% (2,352)
Hawaiian
0.2% (109)
Other
0.2% (74)
Two Or More
2.3% (1,120)
Hispanic
25.2% (12,187)
Race Palm Springs CA USA
White 61.9% 36.5% 60.1%
African American 4.6% 5.4% 12.2%
American Indian 0.7% 0.3% 0.6%
Asian 4.9% 14.6% 5.6%
Hawaiian 0.2% 0.3% 0.2%
Other 0.2% 0.3% 0.3%
Two Or More 2.3% 3.4% 2.8%
Hispanic 25.2% 39.1% 18.2%

Gender in Palm Springs

Female
40.4% (19,569)
Male
59.6% (28,821)
Gender Palm Springs CA USA
Female 40.4% 50.3% 50.8%
Male 59.6% 49.7% 49.2%

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

< 9th Grade
3.0% (1,451)
9-12th Grade
5.0% (2,419)
High School / GED
18.0% (8,710)
Some College
24.0% (11,613)
Associate's Degree
8.0% (3,871)
Bachelor's Degree
24.0% (11,613)
Master's Degree
12.0% (5,806)
Professional Degree
4.0% (1,935)
Doctorate Degree
2.0% (967)
Education Palm Springs CA USA
< 9th Grade 3.0% 8.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 5.0% 7.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 18.0% 20.0% 27.0%
Some College 24.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 8.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 24.0% 22.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 12.0% 9.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 4.0% 3.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 2.0% 2.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Palm Springs, California

Less than $10,000
7.0% (339,962)
$10,000 to $14,999
5.0% (240,318)
$15,000 to $24,999
11.7% (566,800)
$25,000 to $34,999
8.8% (425,930)
$35,000 to $49,999
11.8% (573,052)
$50,000 to $74,999
15.4% (746,550)
$75,000 to $99,999
10.2% (491,578)
$100,000 to $149,999
13.8% (668,007)
$150,000 to $199,999
5.8% (282,716)
$200,000 or more
10.4% (504,082)
Income Palm Springs CA USA
Less than $10,000 7.0% 4.7% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 5.0% 3.9% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 11.7% 6.9% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 8.8% 7.1% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 11.8% 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 13.8% 17.1% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 5.8% 9.4% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 10.4% 13.3% 8.3%

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