Desert Shores, CA has a population of 1,173 and is the 14,163rd largest city in the United States. The population density is 1,680 per sq mi which is 623% higher than the California average and 1755% higher than the national average. The median age in Desert Shores is 26 which is approximately 28% lower than the California average of 36. In Desert Shores, 54% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 14% speak English and 84% speak Spanish. 62% of Desert Shores residents were born in California, 5% were born out of state, 0% were born outside of the United States and 33% were foreign born.