Thousand Palms, California

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Population in 2010: 7,715.
Population change since 2000: +50.7%
Males: 3,922  (50.8%)
Females: 3,793  (49.2%)
Median resident age:

48.9 years
California median age:

36.5 years

Zip codes: 92276.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $43,651 (it was $34,172 in 2000)
Thousand Palms:

$43,651
CA:

$71,805

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $22,227 (it was $16,790 in 2000)

Thousand Palms CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $172,354 (it was $75,300 in 2000)
Thousand Palms:

$172,354
CA:

$509,400

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $222,455; detached houses: $262,950; mobile homes: $132,960

Median gross rent in 2017: $1,290.

March 2019 cost of living index in Thousand Palms: 80.8 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 13.6%
(10.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 8.6% for Black residents, 15.8% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 5.2% for other race residents, 2.6% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Thousand Palms, CA (2017)
    • 4,54760.1%Hispanic
    • 2,69635.6%White alone
    • 1952.6%Black alone
    • 881.2%Asian alone
    • 280.4%American Indian alone
    • 130.2%Two or more races

Races in Thousand Palms detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth



According to our research of California and other state lists, there were 17 registered sex offenders living in Thousand Palms, California as of May 26, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Thousand Palms is 476 to 1.


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Ancestries: European (3.1%), American (2.9%), Italian (2.7%), German (2.7%), Canadian (2.1%), English (1.7%).

Current Local Time: PST time zone

Elevation: 240 feet

Land area: 4.00 square miles.

Population density: 1,928 people per square mile   (low).

Thousand Palms, California map

2,092 residents are foreign born (21.7% Latin America, 3.7% North America).

This place:

27.6%
California:

27.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $2,251 (1.2%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $1,899 (1.3%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Coachella Valley, CA (17.6 miles , pop. 118,932).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Riverside, CA (58.6 miles , pop. 255,166).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: San Diego, CA (84.1 miles , pop. 1,223,400).

Nearest cities:

Rancho Mirage, CA (2.0 miles ),
Cathedral City, CA (2.1 miles ),
Sky Valley, CA (2.3 miles ),
Desert Palms, CA (2.4 miles ),
Palm Desert, CA (2.5 miles ),
Indian Wells, CA (2.7 miles ),
Bermuda Dunes, CA (2.8 miles ),
Desert Edge, CA (2.8 miles )

Latitude: 33.82 N, Longitude: 116.39 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 760

Distribution of median household income in Thousand Palms, CA in 2017
Distribution of house value in Thousand Palms, CA in 2017

Thousand Palms satellite photo by USGS

Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

4.7%
California:

4.6%
Most common industries in Thousand Palms, CA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Accommodation & food services (17.2%)
  • Construction (14.2%)
  • Health care (10.0%)
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation (8.1%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (4.3%)
  • Repair & maintenance (4.2%)
  • Educational services (4.1%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (21.9%)
  • Accommodation & food services (14.1%)
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation (9.6%)
  • Repair & maintenance (7.3%)
  • Radio, TV, computer stores (4.9%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (4.7%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (4.1%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Accommodation & food services (21.4%)
  • Health care (20.2%)
  • Educational services (8.3%)
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation (6.1%)
  • Public administration (4.9%)
  • Personal & laundry services (4.3%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (3.8%)
Most common occupations in Thousand Palms, CA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (8.2%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (6.6%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.9%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.5%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.2%)
  • Cashiers (3.4%)
  • Other protective service workers, including supervisors (3.4%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (11.4%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (10.8%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (5.5%)
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (5.3%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.2%)
  • Carpenters (5.0%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (5.0%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (11.5%)
  • Cashiers (8.0%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (5.6%)
  • Registered nurses (5.6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.6%)
  • Food and beverage serving workers, except waiters and waitresses (4.5%)
  • Other healthcare support occupations (4.3%)

Average climate in Thousand Palms, California

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Thousand Palms, California environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO NO2 Ozone PM10
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 168. This is significantly worse than average.

City:

168
U.S.:

74
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2018 was 0.174. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 9.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.174
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 6.74. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 9.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

6.74
U.S.:

5.56
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 43.0. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 9.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

43.0
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 29.2. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 9.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

29.2
U.S.:

19.6

Earthquake activity:

Thousand Palms-area historical earthquake activity is near California state average. It is 694% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/28/1992 at 11:57:34, a magnitude 7.6 (6.2 MB, 7.6 MS, 7.3 MW, Depth: 0.7 mi, Class: Major, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 26.7 miles away from the city center, causing 3 deaths (1 shaking deaths, 2 other deaths) and 400 injuries, causing $100,000,000 total damage and $40,000,000 insured losses
On 10/16/1999 at 09:46:44, a magnitude 7.4 (6.3 MB, 7.4 MS, 7.2 MW, 7.3 ML) earthquake occurred 48.4 miles away from the city center
On 7/21/1952 at 11:52:14, a magnitude 7.7 (7.7 UK) earthquake occurred 170.1 miles away from Thousand Palms center, causing $50,000,000 total damage
On 5/19/1940 at 04:36:40, a magnitude 7.2 (7.2 UK) earthquake occurred 57.2 miles away from the city center, causing $33,000,000 total damage
On 12/31/1934 at 18:45:56, a magnitude 7.1 (7.1 UK) earthquake occurred 86.3 miles away from the city center
On 6/28/1992 at 15:05:30, a magnitude 6.9 (6.3 MB, 6.7 MS, 6.5 MW, 6.9 ME, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Strong, Intensity: VII - IX) earthquake occurred 40.9 miles away from Thousand Palms center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), energy magnitude (ME), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Riverside County (43) is a lot greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 27
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Fires: 22, Floods: 18, Storms: 8, Winter Storms: 6, Landslides: 5, Mudslides: 3, Heavy Rains: 2, Earthquake: 1, Flash Flood: 1, Freeze: 1, Hurricane: 1, Tornado: 1, Tropical Storm: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Thousand Palms topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Thousand Palms:

  • MONTEREY PALMS HEALTHCARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; PALM DESERT, CA)
  • CANYON SPRINGS (Hospital, about 3 miles away; CATHEDRAL CITY, CA)
  • CHARTER BHS OF SO CA PALM SPRINGS (Hospital, about 3 miles away; CATHEDRAL CITY, CA)
  • COUNTRY VILLA RANCHO MIRAGE HEALTHCARE CTR (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; RANCHO MIRAGE, CA)
  • CATHEDRAL CITY DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 5 miles away; CATHEDRAL CITY, CA)
  • LIFECARE SOLUTIONS, INC (Home Health Center, about 6 miles away; CATHEDRAL CITY, CA)
  • PREMIER CARE CENTER FOR PALM SPRINGS (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; PALM SPRINGS, CA)

Amtrak stations near Thousand Palms:

  • 7 miles: PALM DESERT (MONTEREY AVE. & SAN GORGONIO WAY) - Bus Station . Services: fully wheelchair accessible, public payphones, snack bar, free short-term parking, call for taxi service, public transit connection.
  • 10 miles: PALM SPRINGS (300 N. INDIAN AVE.) - Bus Station . Services: fully wheelchair accessible, public payphones, free short-term parking, call for taxi service, public transit connection.
  • 11 miles: PALM SPRINGS - NORTH (PALM SPRINGS, INDIAN CANYON DR. @ I-10) . Services: fully wheelchair accessible, public restrooms, public payphones.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Thousand Palms:

  • College of the Desert (about 6 miles; Palm Desert, CA; Full-time enrollment: 5,686)
  • Mt San Jacinto Community College District (about 34 miles; San Jacinto, CA; FT enrollment: 8,426)
  • Crafton Hills College (about 44 miles; Yucaipa, CA; FT enrollment: 3,222)
  • Moreno Valley College (about 48 miles; Moreno Valley, CA; FT enrollment: 4,650)
  • University of Redlands (about 48 miles; Redlands, CA; FT enrollment: 4,854)
  • Loma Linda University (about 53 miles; Loma Linda, CA; FT enrollment: 2,839)
  • The Art Institute of California-Argosy University Inland Empire (about 54 miles; San Bernardino, CA; FT enrollment: 2,238)

Public elementary/middle school in Thousand Palms:

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Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Thousand Palms: Tri-Palm Golf Course (A), Riverside County Fire Department Station 35 Thousand Palms (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Church in Thousand Palms: Thousand Palms Community Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Riverside County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential
Average household size:
This place:

2.7 people
California:

2.9 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:

66.5%
Whole state:

68.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:

7.4%
Whole state:

7.2%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.9% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.6% of all households
25 people in other noninstitutional facilities in 2010
5 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010
12 people in homes for the mentally retarded in 2000

Banks with branches in Thousand Palms (2011 data):

  • Rabobank, National Association: Thousand Palms Branch at 72-885 Ramon Road, branch established on 1991/11/12. Info updated 2011/01/27: Bank assets: $11,745.0 mil, Deposits: $8,446.0 mil, headquarters in Roseville, CA, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 124 total offices, Holding Company: Cooperatieve Centrale Raiffeisen-Boerenleenbank B.A., "rabobank Nederland

For population 15 years and over in Thousand Palms:

Marital status in Thousand Palms, CA
  • Never married: 29.4%
  • Now married: 46.4%
  • Separated: 3.6%
  • Widowed: 9.7%
  • Divorced: 11.0%

For population 25 years and over in Thousand Palms:

  • High school or higher: 78.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 14.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.0%
  • Unemployed: 4.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 22.2 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

14.4
California average:

15.0

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Thousand Palms
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Thousand Palms, CA (based on Riverside County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic602,76551
Evangelical Protestant240,306741
Other77,581194
Mainline Protestant29,535103
Black Protestant19,17040
Orthodox3,64711
None1,216,637-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 330
Riverside County:

1.60 / 10,000 pop.
California:

2.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 11
This county:

0.05 / 10,000 pop.
California:

0.04 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 91
Riverside County:

0.44 / 10,000 pop.
California:

0.62 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 311
Here:

1.51 / 10,000 pop.
California:

1.49 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 1,125
This county:

5.45 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.42 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Riverside County:

7.7%
State:

7.3%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

24.5%
California:

21.3%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

15.2%
California:

17.9%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

49.6%
California:

48.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

47.4%
California:

47.1%

Average BMI:
Here:

28.5
California:

28.1

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

21.6%
California:

20.9%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Thousand Palms:

10.5%
State:

11.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.9
California:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

33.5%
California:

31.3%

General health condition:
Here:

54.3%
State:

55.7%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

76.9%
California:

80.6%

More about Health and Nutrition of Thousand Palms, CA Residents

6.47% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($57,010 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.47%
California average:

5.03%

0.05% of residents moved from foreign countries ($452 average AGI)
Riverside County:

0.05%
California average:

0.07%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from San Bernardino County, CA  1.31% ($51,234 average AGI)
from Los Angeles County, CA  1.23% ($57,313)
from Orange County, CA  1.00% ($64,976)


5.66% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($52,625 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.66%
California average:

5.21%

0.05% of residents moved to foreign countries ($480 average AGI)
Riverside County:

0.05%
California average:

0.09%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to San Bernardino County, CA  1.11% ($44,347 average AGI)
to Los Angeles County, CA  0.77% ($46,622)
to Orange County, CA  0.71% ($58,801)
Businesses in Thousand Palms, CA
NameCountNameCount
Carl\s Jr.1Penske1
Circle K1Red Roof Inn1
Dennys1Subway1
Domino's Pizza1U-Haul2
FedEx1UPS1
McDonald's1

Strongest AM radio stations in Thousand Palms:

  • KCMJ (1270 AM; 5 kW; THOUSAND PALMS, CA; Owner: MCC RADIO, LLC)
  • KXPS (1010 AM; 4 kW; THOUSAND PALMS, CA; Owner: MCC RADIO, LLC)
  • KNWQ (1140 AM; 10 kW; PALM SPRINGS, CA; Owner: MCC RADIO, LLC)
  • KPSI (920 AM; 5 kW; PALM SPRINGS, CA; Owner: R & R RADIO CORPORATION)
  • KWXY (1340 AM; 1 kW; CATHEDRAL CITY, CA; Owner: GLEN BARNETT, INC.)
  • KGAM (1450 AM; 1 kW; PALM SPRINGS, CA; Owner: R & R RADIO CORPORATION)
  • KNWZ (970 AM; 5 kW; COACHELLA, CA; Owner: MCC RADIO, LLC)
  • KPLS (830 AM; 50 kW; ORANGE, CA; Owner: CRN LICENSES, LLC)
  • KFMB (760 AM; 50 kW; SAN DIEGO, CA; Owner: MIDWEST TELEVISION, INC.)
  • KLAC (570 AM; 50 kW; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KFI (640 AM; 50 kW; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KCBQ (1170 AM; 50 kW; SAN DIEGO, CA; Owner: RADIO 1210, INC.)
  • KESQ (1400 AM; 1 kW; INDIO, CA; Owner: GULF-CALIFORNIA BROADCAST CO.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Thousand Palms:

  • KLOB (94.7 FM; THOUSAND PALMS, CA; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • K280CV (103.9 FM; CATHEDRAL CITY, CA; Owner: MCC RADIO, LLC)
  • KEZN (103.1 FM; PALM DESERT, CA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KHCS (91.7 FM; PALM DESERT, CA; Owner: PRAIRIE AVENUE GOSPEL CENTER)
  • KMRJ (99.5 FM; RANCHO MIRAGE, CA; Owner: DANIEL P. MITCHELL)
  • KDES-FM (104.7 FM; PALM SPRINGS, CA; Owner: R & R RADIO CORPORATION)
  • KWXY-FM (98.5 FM; CATHEDRAL CITY, CA; Owner: GLEN BARNETT, INC.)
  • KATY-FM (101.3 FM; IDYLLWILD, CA; Owner: ALL PRO BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KCLB-FM (93.7 FM; COACHELLA, CA; Owner: MCC RADIO, LLC)
  • KLRD (90.1 FM; YUCAIPA, CA; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • KPSC (88.5 FM; PALM SPRINGS, CA; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA)
  • KCRI (89.3 FM; INDIO, CA; Owner: SANTA MONICA COMMUNITY COLLEGE DIST.)
  • KJJZ (102.3 FM; INDIO, CA; Owner: R M BROADCASTING L.L.C.)
  • KUNA-FM (96.7 FM; LA QUINTA, CA; Owner: GULF-CALIFORNIA BROADCAST COMPANY)
  • K201AR (88.1 FM; BANNING, CA; Owner: KSGN, INC.)
  • K232CX (94.3 FM; DESERT HOT SPRINGS, CA; Owner: MCC RADIO, LLC)
  • KYOR (106.9 FM; YUCCA VALLEY, CA; Owner: MCC RADIO, LLC)
  • KKUU (92.7 FM; INDIO, CA; Owner: MCC RADIO, LLC)
  • KPLM (106.1 FM; PALM SPRINGS, CA; Owner: R M BROADCASTING L.L.C.)
  • KRTM (88.9 FM; TEMECULA, CA; Owner: PENFOLD COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Thousand Palms:

  • KESQ-TV (Channel 42; PALM SPRINGS, CA; Owner: GULF-CALIFORNIA BROADCAST COMPANY)
  • KYAV-LP (Channel 12; PALM SPRINGS, CA; Owner: JDF INVESTMENT CO. LLC)
  • KVPS-LP (Channel 8; INDIO, CA; Owner: VALCOM BROADCASTING LLC)
  • KMIR-TV (Channel 36; PALM SPRINGS, CA; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • K25GW (Channel 25; INDIO, CA; Owner: DESERT SPRINGS, INC.)
  • KPSP-LP (Channel 58; CATHEDRAL CITY-PALM, CA; Owner: DESERT TELEVISION LLC)
  • KVES-LP (Channel 28; PALM SPRINGS, CA; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KDPX-LP (Channel 45; CATHEDRAL CITY, CA; Owner: CHARLES R. MEEKER)
  • K21DO (Channel 21; PALM SPRINGS/INDIO, CA; Owner: THREE ANGELS BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • KEVC-CA (Channel 5; INDIO, CA; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • K32EM (Channel 32; MORONGO VALLEY, CA; Owner: COUNTY OF SAN BERNARDINO AREA 70)
  • K34EU (Channel 34; MORONGO VALLEY, CA; Owner: COUNTY OF SAN BERNARDINO AREA 70)
  • K66BM (Channel 66; PALM SPRINGS, CA; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • KPSE-LP (Channel 50; PALM SPRINGS, CA; Owner: MIRAGE MEDIA, LLC)
  • K06MB (Channel 6; INDIO, CA; Owner: PARK PLACE BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KVER-CA (Channel 4; INDIO, CA; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KODG-LP (Channel 17; PALM SPRINGS, CA; Owner: BILTMORE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
Thousand Palms fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
See more detailed statistics of Thousand Palms fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 2Number of bridges
  • 30ft / 9.4mTotal length
  • 113,600Total average daily traffic
  • 16,952Total average daily truck traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

66 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Thousand Palms)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Thousand Palms, CA)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

15 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

33 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

53 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Thousand Palms)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

6
  • Aircraft: LUSCOMBE 8A (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 86 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR A&C65 SERIES (65 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 28485 , Serial Number: 1352, Airworthiness Date: 08/07/1956, Certificate Issue Date: 06/24/2014
    Registrant (Individual): Timothy W Lewis, 72128 Adelaid St Ste D, Thousand Palms, CA 92276
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-300 SER (145 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 4233F , Serial Number: 46133, Airworthiness Date: 10/20/1958, Certificate Issue Date: 07/17/2017
    Registrant (Individual): Frank C Perales, 30-150 Arbol Real, Thousand Palms, CA 92276
    Deregistered: Cancel Date: 08/14/2013
  • Aircraft: BELLANCA 7GCBC (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 5032V , Serial Number: 1069-79, Year manufactured: 1978, Airworthiness Date: 11/27/1978, Certificate Issue Date: 07/25/2006
    Registrant (Individual): Timothy W Lewis, 72128 Adelaid St Ste E, Thousand Palms, CA 92276
  • Aircraft: BEECH A36 (Category: Land, Seats: 6, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 138 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR IO 520 SERIES (285 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 64Z , Serial Number: E-918, Year manufactured: 1976, Airworthiness Date: 09/16/1976, Certificate Issue Date: 05/16/2002
    Registrant (Corporation): Hendrickson Construction, 72128 Adelaid St Ste E, Thousand Palms, CA 92276
  • Aircraft: BELLANCA 17-31 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 142 mph), Engine: Reciprocating
    N-Number: 7357V , Serial Number: 32-4, Airworthiness Date: 06/07/1969, Certificate Issue Date: 04/03/1978
    Registrant (Individual): Ben Dba Camargo, 31-600 Calle Helene / Po Box 261, Thousand Palms, CA 92276, Other Owners: Camargo Casa
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 150G (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-200 SERIES (100 HP) (4 Cycle)
    N-Number: 8690J , Serial Number: 15066590, Airworthiness Date: 04/25/1967, Certificate Issue Date: 01/15/2019
    Registrant (Individual): Juan Diaz, 30895 Desert Palm Dr, Thousand Palms, CA 92276
    Deregistered: Cancel Date: 02/28/2018

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED38$118,28213$111,33619$163,7681$40,1607$124,9549$131,547
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$87,5504$106,6255$102,0062$6,4252$36,9452$80,720
APPLICATIONS DENIED7$162,4766$111,77818$131,1004$95,7833$117,80310$95,019
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN6$158,3652$90,36010$158,3910$03$73,6272$204,415
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$76,3001$109,2402$85,5400$01$40,1600$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 1999

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0445.05

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED2$108,430
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$152,610
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0445.05

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Thousand Palms, CA
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Thousand Palms, CA - Value
Most common first names in Thousand Palms, CA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Robert4871.6 years
John4175.1 years
Mary3880.4 years
William3576.9 years
James3376.5 years
Charles2977.9 years
Joseph2372.4 years
George2280.1 years
Margaret2171.1 years
Frank1971.3 years
Most common last names in Thousand Palms, CA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith1579.1 years
Johnson1283.1 years
Wilson1180.0 years
Robinson1072.4 years
Miller1071.0 years
Williams1079.1 years
Wright879.2 years
Edwards873.4 years
Moore774.1 years
Campbell776.6 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Thousand Palms, CA
  • 76.2%Utility gas
  • 17.4%Electricity
  • 3.2%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 2.8%No fuel used
  • 0.4%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Thousand Palms, CA
  • 62.1%Utility gas
  • 37.9%Electricity


Thousand Palms compared to California state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage above state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage above state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in above state average.
  • House age below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.

Thousand Palms on our top lists:

  • #7 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: administrative and support and waste management services (population 5,000+)"
  • #15 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of mobile homes (2,000+ housing units)"
  • #20 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #22 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: personal care and service occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #55 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Other Central America (population 500+)"
  • #60 on the list of "Top 100 cities with strongest arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services industries (pop. 5,000+)"
  • #72 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most users submitting photos to our site per 10,000 residents (population 5,000+)"
  • #79 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: arts, entertainment, and recreation (population 5,000+)"
  • #82 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of likely lesbian couples (counted as self-reported female-female unmarried-partner households) (population 5,000+)"
  • #87 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #90 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: construction (population 5,000+)"
  • #3 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest lead air pollution readings in 2012 (µg/m3)"
  • #4 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest ground withdrawal of fresh water for public supply"
  • #11 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Catholic adherents"
  • #11 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply"
  • #12 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest carbon monoxide air pollution readings in 2012 (ppm)"
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