La Quinta demographics profile

StatisticLa QuintaCaliforniaNational
Population density (sq mi)1,12925691
Median age46.036.037.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)63%52%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1835%46%43%
Speak English75%56%79%
Speak Spanish20%29%13%
La Quinta, CA has a population of 39,801 and is the 1,038th largest city in the United States. The population density is 1,129 per sq mi which is 341% higher than the California average and 1146% higher than the national average. The median age in La Quinta is 46 which is approximately 28% higher than the California average of 36. In La Quinta, 63% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 75% speak English and 20% speak Spanish. 53% of La Quinta residents were born in California, 31% were born out of state, 1% were born outside of the United States and 15% were foreign born.
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  • The population density in La Quinta is 341% higher than California.
  • The median age in La Quinta is 28% higher than California.
  • In La Quinta 78.64% of the population is White.
  • In La Quinta 1.91% of the population is Black or African American.
  • In La Quinta 3.17% of the population is Asian.

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La Quinta population breakdown by race

RaceLa QuintaCaliforniaNational
Black or African American1.91%5.85%12.63%
American Indian0.04%0.74%0.82%
Native Hawaiian0.00%0.39%0.18%
Mixed race4.11%4.62%3.06%
Other race12.14%13.28%4.75%
In La Quinta, 34.3% 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 La Quinta, CA demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).
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