StatisticPalm SpringsCaliforniaNational
Population density (sq mi)49625691
Median age53.736.037.7
Male/Female ratio1.3:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)46%52%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1827%46%43%
Speak English72%56%79%
Speak Spanish20%29%13%

Key findings

  • The population density in Palm Springs is 94% higher than California
  • The median age in Palm Springs is 49% higher than California
  • In Palm Springs 82.38% of the population is White
  • In Palm Springs 4.60% of the population is Black
  • In Palm Springs 4.75% of the population is Asian

Compare Palm Springs, CA Demographics


      Palm Springs population breakdown by race

      RacePalm SpringsCaliforniaNational
      American Indian0.72%0.74%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.38%0.39%0.18%
      Mixed race3.14%4.62%3.06%
      Other race4.01%13.28%4.75%
      In Palm Springs, 25.8% 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.

      Household income distribution

      Place of birth by citizenship

      Palm Springs age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

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