In 2017, Palm Desert, CA had a population of 51.7k people with a median age of 52.4 and a median household income of $56,262. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Palm Desert, CA grew from 51,045 to 51,675, a 1.23% increase and its median household income grew from $53,701 to $56,262, a 4.77% increase.
The population of Palm Desert, CA is 65.2% White Alone, 25.9% Hispanic or Latino, and 4.58% Asian Alone. 26.6% of the people in Palm Desert, CA speak a non-English language, and 89.6% are U.S. citizens.
The median property value in Palm Desert, CA is $328,300, and the homeownership rate is 61.2%. Most people in Palm Desert, CA commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 17.6 minutes. The average car ownership in Palm Desert, CA is 2 cars per household.