Joshua Tree is a somewhat small town located in the state of California. With a population of 6,489 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Joshua Tree is the 481st largest community in California.
Also of interest is that Joshua Tree has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Telecommuters are a relatively large percentage of the workforce: 19.91% of people work from home. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce it is high relative to the nation. These workers are often telecommuters who work in knowledge-based, white-collar professions. For example, Silicon Valley has large numbers of people who telecommute. Other at-home workers may be self-employed people who operate small businesses out of their homes.
As is often the case in a small town, Joshua Tree doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.
In terms of college education, Joshua Tree is nearly on par with the US average for all cities of 21.84%: 20.49% of adults 25 and older in Joshua Tree have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Joshua Tree in 2018 was $27,680, which is lower middle income relative to California, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $110,720 for a family of four. However, Joshua Tree contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Joshua Tree is a very ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Joshua Tree home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Joshua Tree residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Joshua Tree also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 23.25% of the town’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Joshua Tree include German, Irish, English, French, and Italian.
The most common language spoken in Joshua Tree is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and German/Yiddish.