StatisticCathedral CityCaliforniaNational
Population density (sq mi)2,36825691
Median age37.136.037.7
Male/Female ratio1.1:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)49%52%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1849%46%43%
Speak English46%56%79%
Speak Spanish49%29%13%

Key findings

  • The population density in Cathedral City is 825% higher than California
  • The median age in Cathedral City is 3% higher than California
  • In Cathedral City 75.22% of the population is White
  • In Cathedral City 2.82% of the population is Black
  • In Cathedral City 4.58% of the population is Asian

Compare Cathedral City, CA Demographics


      Cathedral City population breakdown by race

      RaceCathedral CityCaliforniaNational
      American Indian0.68%0.74%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.07%0.39%0.18%
      Mixed race2.54%4.62%3.06%
      Other race14.08%13.28%4.75%
      In Cathedral City, 60.5% of people are of Hispanic or Latino origin.
      Please note: Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in any/all of the applicable race categories above.

      Household income distribution

      Place of birth by citizenship

      Cathedral City age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

      Source: The Cathedral City, CA demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).