Indian Wells, CA Demographics

The total population of Indian Wells is estimated to be 4,832 with 2,345 males (48.53%) and 2,487 females (51.47%). There are 142 more females than males in Indian Wells.
The median household income in Indian Wells was $130,444 in 2021, which marked an an increase of 2,836(2.22%) from $127,608 in 2020. This income is 174.84% of the U.S. median household income of $74,606 (all incomes in 2022 inflation-adjusted dollars).
Per the latest American Community Survey by the Census Bureau, Indian Wells sees its highest median household income among householders in the age group of 45 to 64 years old, at $153,165. Overall, the median household income for the city of Indian Wells stands at $130,444.
In Indian Wells, the median income for all workers aged 15 years and older, regardless of work hours, was $88,108 for males and $50,041 for females. However, when specifically considering full-time, year-round workers within the same age group, the median income was $119,289 for males and $64,514 for females.
In Indian Wells, the demographic landscape is diverse, spanning 4 distinct racial categories among households. Among these, Two or More Races households have the highest median household income at $270,229, while Black or African American households represent the opposite end with the lowest median household income of $33,801.
In 2022, the population of Indian Wells was 4,860, a 0.33% increase year-by-year from 2021. Previously, in 2021, Indian Wells's population was 4,844, an increase of 1.45% compared to a population of 4,775 in 2020.
The median age in Indian Wells, CA is 67.4, as per 2021 ACS 5-Year Estimates. Of the total population, 4.02% were under the age of 15, 6.57% aged 15 to 29, 33.15% aged 30 to 64, 50.82% aged 65 to 84, and 5.45% were 85 years of age and older.
Racial distribution of Indian Wells population: 91.51% are White, 3% are Black or African American, 2.73% are Asian, 0.29% are Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander, 0.83% are some other race and 1.64% are multiracial.