|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Desert Hot Springs is 32,716. Desert Hot Springs, California is the 1,210th largest city in the US.
Desert Hot Springs is located entirely in Riverside County.
The current population of Desert Hot Springs (32,716) is it's peak population.
Desert Hot Springs has grown 98.8% since the 2000. Desert Hot Springs, California is growing extremely quickly; it is growing faster than 91% of similarly sized cities since 2000.
Desert Hot Springs has a population density of 1,098.4 people per square mile.
|1210||Desert Hot Springs||32,716||98.8%|
|1206||Dana Point, California||32,821||-6.7%|
|1207||Glendale Heights, Illinois||32,796||2.5%|
|1208||Goldsboro, North Carolina||32,749||-18.4%|
|1209||Wheat Ridge, Colorado||32,722||-0.4%|
|1210||Desert Hot Springs, California||32,716||98.8%|
|1212||Des Moines, Washington||32,689||10.4%|
|1213||Los Gatos, California||32,538||13.2%|
|1215||Foster City, California||32,517||12.9%|
|1216||Menlo Park, California||32,475||5.5%|
The total voting age population of Desert Hot Springs, California, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 17,090. The voting age population is 47.6% male and 52.4% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 13.6% of the residents of Desert Hot Springs are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Desert Hot Springs are 69.9% White, 12.6% Other, 10.0% Black, 3.6% Two or more races, 3.0% Asian, 0.9% American Indian and 0.1% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander. Additionally, 54.5% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Desert Hot Springs, 31.1% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 42.2%. On a per-household basis, 26.5% of families are below the poverty line in Desert Hot Springs.
Among those aged 16 and older, 53.7% of Desert Hot Springs residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 75.2% of Desert Hot Springs residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 12.4% have a bachelor's degree and 4.2% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Desert Hot Springs residents aged 5 and older, 43.5% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 38.8% of residents speak Spanish at home, 1.2% speak an Indo-European language, and 2.5% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Desert Hot Springs is 9.7%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Desert Hot Springs, 8.9% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Desert Hot Springs is $33,046.
In Desert Hot Springs, 44.4% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 55.6% of housing units in Desert Hot Springs.
Of all the housing units in Desert Hot Springs, 1.7% of them were build before 1940.
In Desert Hot Springs, 31.5% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 4,000 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Desert Hot Springs is $963.
In Desert Hot Springs, 75.9% of households have an active broadband internet connection.