Desert Hot Springs demographics profile

StatisticDesert Hot SpringsCaliforniaNational
Population density (sq mi)93025691
Median age33.236.037.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)49%52%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1855%46%43%
Speak English55%56%79%
Speak Spanish41%29%13%
Desert Hot Springs, CA has a population of 28,092 and is the 1,520th largest city in the United States. The population density is 930 per sq mi which is 263% higher than the California average and 926% higher than the national average. The median age in Desert Hot Springs is 33 which is approximately 8% lower than the California average of 36. In Desert Hot Springs, 49% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 55% speak English and 41% speak Spanish. 58% of Desert Hot Springs residents were born in California, 17% were born out of state, 1% were born outside of the United States and 24% were foreign born.
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  • The population density in Desert Hot Springs is 263% higher than California.
  • The median age in Desert Hot Springs is 8% lower than California.
  • In Desert Hot Springs 65.79% of the population is White.
  • In Desert Hot Springs 6.85% of the population is Black or African American.
  • In Desert Hot Springs 2.63% of the population is Asian.

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Desert Hot Springs population breakdown by race

RaceDesert Hot SpringsCaliforniaNational
Black or African American6.85%5.85%12.63%
American Indian0.89%0.74%0.82%
Native Hawaiian0.43%0.39%0.18%
Mixed race4.59%4.62%3.06%
Other race18.82%13.28%4.75%
In Desert Hot Springs, 56.2% 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.

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