Palm Springs, CA Demographics

The total population of Palm Springs is estimated to be 44,935 with 27,128 males (60.37%) and 17,807 females (39.63%). There are 9,321 less females than males in Palm Springs.
The median household income in Palm Springs was $66,581 in 2021, which marked an an increase of 954(1.45%) from $65,627 in 2020. This income is 89.24% 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, Palm Springs sees its highest median household income among householders in the age group of 45 to 64 years old, at $78,328. Overall, the median household income for the city of Palm Springs stands at $66,581.
In Palm Springs, the median income for all workers aged 15 years and older, regardless of work hours, was $44,776 for males and $31,732 for females. However, when specifically considering full-time, year-round workers within the same age group, the median income was $75,382 for males and $58,668 for females.
In Palm Springs, the demographic landscape is diverse, spanning 6 distinct racial categories among households. Among these, American Indian and Alaska Native households have the highest median household income at $86,889, while Some Other Race households represent the opposite end with the lowest median household income of $45,758.
In 2022, the population of Palm Springs was 45,223, a 0.32% increase year-by-year from 2021. Previously, in 2021, Palm Springs's population was 45,079, an increase of 1.02% compared to a population of 44,624 in 2020.
The median age in Palm Springs, CA is 56.6, as per 2021 ACS 5-Year Estimates. Of the total population, 7.45% were under the age of 15, 12.03% aged 15 to 29, 48.11% aged 30 to 64, 28.93% aged 65 to 84, and 3.48% were 85 years of age and older.
Racial distribution of Palm Springs population: 76.06% are White, 4.92% are Black or African American, 0.94% are American Indian and Alaska Native, 5.09% are Asian, 0.25% are Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander, 5.65% are some other race and 7.10% are multiracial.