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.