thousand palms Demographics
Educational Attainment
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 515 10.9 % 6.6 %
High School Graduate 1,479 31.4 % 32.6 %
Some College 1,709 36.2 % 24.6 %
Bachelor’s Degree 654 13.9 % 22.5 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 359 7.6 % 13.7 %
High School Graduate or Higher 3,740 79.3 % 87.1 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 816 17.3 % 17.3 %
Age Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 8,222 - -
19 years old and under 2,052 25.0 % 25.6 %
20 to 44 years old 2,311 28.1 % 12.7 %
45 to 64 years old 2,147 26.1 % 12.7 %
65 years old and older 1,712 20.8 % 1.9 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 4,463 59.9 % 84.6 %
Spanish 2,982 40.1 % 14.3 %
Marital Status
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 1,301 40.2 % 33.5 %
Married 1,317 40.7 % 50.5 %
Separated 182 5.6 % 2.6 %
Divorced 437 13.5 % 13.5 %
Census Housing Report
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 3,953 - -
Occupied Housing Units 2,845 72.0 % 87.7 %
Vacant Housing Units 1,108 28.0 % 12.3 %
1-Unit, Detached 2,083 52.7 % 61.4 %
1-Unit, Attached 56 1.4 % 5.8 %
2-Units 47 1.2 % 3.7 %
3 to 4 Units 42 1.1 % 4.5 %
5 to 9 Units 8 0.2 % 4.8 %
10 to 19 Units 23 0.6 % 4.6 %
20 or More Units 31 0.8 % 8.8 %
Mobile Homes 1,663 42.1 % 6.3 %
Built 1990 to 1999 644 16.3 % 14.0 %
Built 1980 to 1989 1,423 36.0 % 13.6 %
Built 1970 to 1979 976 24.7 % 15.5 %
Built 1960 to 1969 265 6.7 % 10.8 %
Built 1940 to 1959 189 4.8 % 15.6 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 4 0.1 % 13.0 %
Electric 585 14.8 % 33.5 %
Natural Gas 2,154 54.5 % 42.3 %
Tank or LP Gas 42 1.1 % 4.1 %
Wood 24 0.6 % 1.8 %
None 40 1.0 % 1.0 %
Racial Breakdown
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 6,182 77.4 % 75.5 %
African-American 160 2.0 % 13.1 %
Native American 103 1.3 % 0.8 %
Asian 23 0.3 % 5.6 %
Some Other Race 1,519 19.0 % 4.9 %
Economic Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 42,727 55,775
Median Family Income 46,695 68,260
Median Per Capita Income 18,680 29,979
Weather
  • Chance of Sunshine 64.52 %
  • Temperature 80.43 ℉
  • Rainfall 0.12 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 1.73
    [CDD] 3.65
Earthquakes
Magnitude Probability
5.0 9.43 %
6.0 7.22 %
7.0 2.68 %
8.0 0.03 %
9.0 0.00 %
Moderate Risk Area
Public Information
Unemployment Information
Data sourced by HomeFacts.com