StatisticJoshua TreeCaliforniaNational
Population density (sq mi)19325691
Median age40.536.037.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)53%52%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1845%46%43%
Speak English87%56%79%
Speak Spanish9%29%13%

Key findings

  • The population density in Joshua Tree is 25% lower than California
  • The median age in Joshua Tree is 13% higher than California
  • In Joshua Tree 80.38% of the population is White
  • In Joshua Tree 0.76% of the population is Black
  • In Joshua Tree 1.92% of the population is Asian

Compare Joshua Tree, CA Demographics


      Joshua Tree population breakdown by race

      RaceJoshua TreeCaliforniaNational
      American Indian0.06%0.74%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.48%0.39%0.18%
      Mixed race9.48%4.62%3.06%
      Other race6.93%13.28%4.75%
      In Joshua Tree, 23.9% 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

      Joshua Tree age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

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