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Palm Desert, CA Real Estate

Palm Desert, California is located in Riverside County. Nearby cities and towns include Indian Wells, Rancho Mirage, Bermuda Dunes, Desert Palms, Thousand Palms, Indio, La Quinta, Cathedral City, Indio Hills, Palm Springs, Sky Valley, Vista Santa Rosa, Coachella, Desert Edge, Garnet, Thermal, Desert Hot Springs, Oasis, Idyllwild-Pine Cove, Mountain Center, Mecca, Anza, and Whitewater. Palm Desert is an urban community with a population of 50,561. The median household income is $59,198. In Palm Desert, 56% of residents are married, and families with children reside in 17% of the households. Half the population of Palm Desert commutes 15 minutes or less to work, with 58% of residents holding white collar jobs and 42% residents holding blue collar jobs. The median age of homes in Palm Desert, CA is 17 years, with 39% of those homes owned, 23% rented, and 38% not occupied. In the previous year, 2001 Palm Desert properties were sold. The median sale price of a home in Palm Desert in the previous year was $276,003.

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Palm Desert offers a range of educational opportunities with 3 elementary schools, one middle school and one high school.

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Palm Desert, CA Local Market & Demographic Data

Married vs. single

Palm Desert, CA
  • 44% Single
  • 56% Married
  • 54% Single
  • 46% Married

Male VS. Female

Palm Desert, CA
  • 53% Female
  • 47% Male
  • 50% Female
  • 50% Male

Average Age of Citizens in Palm Desert, CA

  • 50
  • 37
  • Palm Desert, CA
  • California

Average Age of Homes in Palm Desert, CA

  • 17
  • 30
  • Palm Desert, CA
  • California

Vacant Homes in Palm Desert, CA

  • 38%
  • 7%
  • Palm Desert, CA
  • California

Average INCOME of Citizens

  • $87,969
  • $85,074
  • Palm Desert, CA
  • California

Owned Homes vs. Rented Homes

Palm Desert, CA
  • 39% Owned
  • 23% Rented
  • 50% Owned
  • 42% Rented