Palm Springs, FL


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Palm Springs is a medium-sized village located in the state of Florida. With a population of 22,341 people and seven constituent neighborhoods, Palm Springs is the 135th largest community in Florida.

Unlike some villages, Palm Springs isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Palm Springs are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Palm Springs is a village of service providers, sales and office workers, and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Palm Springs who work in office and administrative support (15.11%), sales jobs (10.57%), and maintenance occupations (10.38%).

The percentage of people in Palm Springs with college degrees is quite a bit lower than the national average for cities and towns of 21.84%: just 12.96% of people over 25 have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.

The per capita income in Palm Springs in 2010 was $16,385, which is low income relative to Florida and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $65,540 for a family of four.

Palm Springs is a very ethnically-diverse village. 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 50.37% of the village’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Palm Springs include Irish, Haitian, English, and Italian.

Foreign born people are also an important part of Palm Springs's cultural character, accounting for 39.24% of the village’s population.

The most common language spoken in Palm Springs is Spanish. Other important languages spoken here include English and French Creole.