In 2019, Palmdale, CA had a population of 156k people with a median age of 32 and a median household income of $62,865. Between 2018 and 2019 the population of Palmdale, CA declined from 156,904 to 156,293, a −0.389% decrease and its median household income grew from $60,428 to $62,865, a 4.03% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Palmdale, CA are Other (Hispanic) (29%), White (Hispanic) (26%), White (Non-Hispanic) (20%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (12.7%), and Asian (Non-Hispanic) (4.6%). 0% of the households in Palmdale, CA speak a non-English language at home as their primary language, and 89.2% of the residents in Palmdale, CA are U.S. citizens.
In 2019, the median property value in Palmdale, CA was $280,000, and the homeownership rate was 65.3%. Most people in Palmdale, CA drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 41.5 minutes. The average car ownership in Palmdale, CA was 2 cars per household.