Most Expensive Palm Springs Neighborhoods
|1||S Palm Canyon Dr / E Bogert Trl|
|2||Tamarisk Rd / N Ave Caballeros|
|3||E Bogert Trl / Andreas Hills Dr|
|4||E Mesquite Ave / S Palm Canyon Dr|
|5||E Tahquitz Canyon Way / N Farrell Dr|
|7||S Farrell Dr / E Ramon Rd|
|8||E San Rafael Dr / N Hermosa Dr|
|9||N Sunrise Way / E Vista Chino|
|10||E La Verne Way / S Camino Real|
Palm Springs is a medium-sized city located in the state of California. With a population of 46,854 people and 16 constituent neighborhoods, Palm Springs is the 189th largest community in California.
Housing costs in Palm Springs are among some of the highest in the nation, although real estate prices here don't compare to real estate prices in the most expensive communities in California.
Palm Springs is a decidedly white-collar city, with fully 88.01% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Palm Springs is a city of service providers, sales and office workers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Palm Springs who work in sales jobs (13.95%), management occupations (11.28%) and office and administrative support (9.44%).
Of important note, Palm Springs is also a city of artists. Palm Springs has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape Palm Springs’s character.
Telecommuters are a relatively large percentage of the workforce: 10.92% 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.
The education level of Palm Springs citizens is very high relative to the national average among all cities (21.84%): 34.34% of adults in Palm Springs have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree.
The per capita income in Palm Springs in 2010 was $36,126, which is upper middle income relative to California, and wealthy relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $144,504 for a family of four. However, Palm Springs contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Palm Springs is a very ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Palm Springs home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Palm Springs residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Palm Springs also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 26.22% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Palm Springs include German, English, Irish, Italian, French and Polish.
Foreign born people are also an important part of Palm Springs's cultural character, accounting for 21.50% of the city’s population.
The most common language spoken in Palm Springs is English. Some people also speak Spanish.
|PALM SPRINGS INFORMATION||DETAILS|
|NUMBER OF HOMES AND APARTMENTS||22,906|
|PALM SPRINGS HOME OWNERSHIP|
|% OWNER OCCUPIED||57.17%|
|% RENTER OCCUPIED||42.83%|
|TYPE OF PALM SPRINGS HOMES|
|SINGLE FAMILY DETACHED||35.80%|
|ROWHOUSES AND ATTACHED HOMES||28.77%|
|SMALL APARTMENT BUILDINGS||5.46%|
|COMPLEXES OR HIGH RISE APARTMENTS||23.78%|
|SIZE OF PALM SPRINGS HOMES|
|5 OR MORE BEDROOMS||1.11%|
|AGE OF PALM SPRINGS HOMES|
|NEWER HOMES (2000 OR LATER)||10.72%|
|ESTABLISHED, BUT NOT OLD HOMES (1970-1999)||54.79%|
|WELL-ESTABLISHED, OLD HOMES (1940-1969)||31.83%|
|HISTORIC (1939 OR BEFORE)||2.66%|
|PALM SPRINGS REAL ESTATE INFORMATION||DETAILS|
|MEDIAN HOME VALUE||$392,152|
|MEDIAN RENTAL PRICE||$1,224|
|HOME VALUE RANGE|
|$0 - $73,000||11.54%|
|$73,001 - $146,000||7.22%|
|$146,001 - $293,000||17.39%|
|$293,001 - $439,000||21.50%|
|$439,001 - $586,000||16.28%|
|$586,001 - $732,000||8.46%|
|$732,001 - $1,098,000||10.56%|
|$1,098,001 - $1,464,000||4.41%|
|PEOPLE OF PALM SPRINGS||DETAILS|
|UNDER 5 YEARS||3.24%|
|5 TO 17||8.94%|
|18 TO 24||6.27%|
|25 TO 34||9.10%|
|35 TO 54||26.97%|
|55 TO 64||18.32%|
|65 YEARS AND OVER||27.16%|
|EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT OF ADULTS|
|HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATES||87.41%|
|MEDIAN HOUSEHOLD INCOME||$45,497|
|PER CAPITA INCOME||$36,126|
|INDIVIDUALS BELOW POVERTY LEVEL||17.76%|
|INDUSTRIES PEOPLE WORK IN||Accommodation (14.55%)
Professional, scientific, and technical services (8.43%)
Real estate (4.17%)
Information Technology (3.33%)
Public Service (2.35%)
|BLACK OR AFRICAN AMERICAN||4.77%|
|AMERICAN INDIAN AND ALASKA NATIVE||0.74%|
|NATIVE HAWAIIAN AND OTHER PACIFIC ISLANDERS||0.28%|
|SOME OTHER RACE ALONE||6.47%|
|TWO OR MORE RACES||3.27%|
|HISPANIC OR LATINO (OF ANY RACE)||26.22%|
|ETHNICITIES PRESENT||German (13.45%)
|LANGUAGES SPOKEN||English (70.88%)
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