Indian Wells demographics profile

StatisticIndian WellsCaliforniaNational
Population5,19438,654,206318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)36323291
Median age68.536.037.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)80%52%55%
Families w/ Kids under 185%46%43%
Speak English88%56%79%
Speak Spanish2%29%13%
Indian Wells, CA has a population of 5,194 and is the 6,287th largest city in the United States. The population density is 363 per sq mi which is 56% higher than the California average and 300% higher than the national average. The median age in Indian Wells is 69 which is approximately 90% higher than the California average of 36. In Indian Wells, 80% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 88% speak English and 2% speak Spanish. 26% of Indian Wells residents were born in California, 59% were born out of state, 0% were born outside of the United States and 15% were foreign born.
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  • The population density in Indian Wells is 56% higher than California.
  • The median age in Indian Wells is 90% higher than California.
  • In Indian Wells 90.12% of the population is White.
  • In Indian Wells 1.21% of the population is Black or African American.
  • In Indian Wells 5.78% of the population is Asian.

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Indian Wells population breakdown by race

RaceIndian WellsCaliforniaNational
White90.12%61.26%73.35%
Black or African American1.21%5.85%12.63%
Asian5.78%13.85%5.22%
American Indian0.00%0.74%0.82%
Native Hawaiian0.00%0.39%0.18%
Mixed race1.52%4.62%3.06%
Other race1.37%13.28%4.75%
In Indian Wells, 2.8% 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 Indian Wells, CA demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).
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