StatisticDesert ShoresCaliforniaNational
Population1,17339,512,223328,239,523
Population density (sq mi)1,68025691
Median age26.136.037.7
Male/Female ratio1.5:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)54%52%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1871%46%43%
Speak English14%56%79%
Speak Spanish84%29%13%

Key findings

  • The population density in Desert Shores is 556% higher than California
  • The median age in Desert Shores is 28% lower than California
  • In Desert Shores 63.68% of the population is White
  • In Desert Shores 3.75% of the population is Black
  • In Desert Shores 0.00% of the population is Asian

Compare Desert Shores, CA Demographics

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      Desert Shores population breakdown by race

      RaceDesert ShoresCaliforniaNational
      White63.68%61.26%73.35%
      Black3.75%5.85%12.63%
      Asian0.00%13.85%5.22%
      American Indian0.00%0.74%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.39%0.18%
      Mixed race0.00%4.62%3.06%
      Other race32.57%13.28%4.75%
      In Desert Shores, 86.1% 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

      Desert Shores age breakdown

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      Age of children in married couples

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