The Desert

Overview for The Desert, CA

21,663 people live in The Desert, where the median age is 40.1 and the average individual income is $30,600. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

21,663

Total Population

40.1 years

Median Age

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

$30,600

Average individual Income

Demographics and Employment Data for The Desert, CA

The Desert has 8,567 households, with an average household size of 2.51. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in The Desert do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 21,663 people call The Desert home. The population density is 543.87 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

21,663

Total Population

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

40.1

Median Age

47.46 / 52.54%

Men vs Women

Population by Age Group

0-9:

0-9 Years

10-17:

10-17 Years

18-24:

18-24 Years

25-64:

25-64 Years

65-74:

65-74 Years

75+:

75+ Years

Education Level

  • Less Than 9th Grade
  • High School Degree
  • Associate Degree
  • Bachelor Degree
  • Graduate Degree
8,567

Total Households

2.51

Average Household Size

$30,600

Average individual Income

Households with Children

With Children:

Without Children:

Marital Status

Married
Single
Divorced
Separated

Blue vs White Collar Workers

Blue Collar:

White Collar:

Commute Time

0 to 14 Minutes
15 to 29 Minutes
30 to 59 Minutes
60+ Minutes

Schools in The Desert, CA

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Mixed Schools ()
The following schools are within or nearby The Desert. The rating and statistics can serve as a starting point to make baseline comparisons on the right schools for your family. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.
Type
Name
Category
Grades
School rating
PUBLIC
K - 6th
2/5
Black Rock Alternative/Continuation
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
No rating available
Joshua Springs Christian School
PRIVATE
PreK - 12th
No rating available
Valley Community Chapel School & Daycare
PRIVATE
PreK - K
No rating available
PRIVATE
1st - 10th
No rating available
Yucca Valley Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 6th
1/5
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
2/5
PUBLIC
7th - 8th
1/5

Around The Desert, CA

There's plenty to do around The Desert, including shopping, dining, nightlife, parks, and more. Data provided by Walk Score and Yelp.

59
Somewhat Walkable
Walking Score
56
Bikeable
Bike Score

Points of Interest

Explore popular things to do in the area, including Sugar And Magic Cake Company, Fine Art Cookies, and Astro Boba.

Name Category Distance Reviews
Ratings by Yelp
Dining 1.13 miles 37 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining 0.87 miles 66 reviews 4.9/5 stars
Dining 0.77 miles 9 reviews 4.9/5 stars
Shopping 1.4 miles 5 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 0.8 miles 6 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 1.73 miles 8 reviews 5/5 stars
 
 

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