Joshua Tree, California Population 2021

7,581
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Joshua Tree is a city located in San Bernardino County California. Joshua Tree has a 2020 population of 7,581. Joshua Tree is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has increased by 2.25% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 7,414 in 2010. Joshua Tree reached it's highest population of 7,811 in 2013.

The average household income in Joshua Tree is $55,591 with a poverty rate of 26.31%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $896 per month, and the median house value is $150,100. The median age in Joshua Tree is 40.1 years, 39.1 years for males, and 40.7 years for females.

Joshua Tree Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Joshua Tree was:

  • White: 91.74%
  • Two or more races: 5.01%
  • Asian: 1.35%
  • Black or African American: 0.91%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.58%
  • Other race: 0.26%
  • Native American: 0.15%
The current population of Joshua Tree, California is 7,581 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 6,980.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 7,414.

Joshua Tree, California Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White6,95591.74%
Two or More Races3805.01%
Asian1021.35%
Black or African American690.91%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander440.58%
Some Other Race200.26%
American Indian and Alaska Native110.15%
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Joshua Tree Population by Race

Joshua Tree Population Pyramid $2021

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Joshua Tree Median Age

40.1


Total

39.1


Male

40.7


Female

Joshua Tree Adults

There are 6,051 adults, (1,432 of whom are seniors) in Joshua Tree.

Joshua Tree Age Dependency

64.1

Age Dependency Ratio

31

Old Age Dependency Ratio

33.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Joshua Tree Sex Ratio

Female

3,923

51.75%

Male

3,658

48.25%

Joshua Tree Population by Age

Joshua Tree Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Joshua Tree Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male70.9%29.1%
Married60.8%39.2%
All51.7%48.3%
Female50.4%49.6%
Non Family43.6%56.4%

51.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Joshua Tree Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3,0892.4151.7
Non Family1,4411.3243.6
Married1,2123.3360.8
Female3813.4850.4
Male553.1870.9

3.33

Average Family Size

2.41

Average Household Size

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Joshua Tree Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2514.62%
9th to 12th Grade5399.92%
High School Graduate1,17121.55%
Some College1,97336.32%
Associates Degree4668.58%
Bachelors Degree65011.96%
Graduate Degree3837.05%
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Joshua Tree Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Joshua Tree Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White4,1323,568804
Hispanic93976272
2+ Races233233130
Asian848442
Black69312
Other Race2010
Islander1616
Native American11

The highest rate of high school graduation is among asian people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among 2+ races people with a rate of 55.79%.

Joshua Tree Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$29,335$35,313$27,790
Less Than 9th Grade$21,196$20,556$
High School Graduate$28,185$$27,862
Some College$25,694$29,552$20,417
Bachelors Degree$63,400$54,482$64,250
Graduate Degree$51,917$75,250$22,063

$29,335

Average Earnings

$35,313

Average Male

$27,790

Average Female

Joshua Tree Earnings by Educational Attainment

Joshua Tree Language by Age

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Joshua Tree Language

90.73% of Joshua Tree residents speak only English, while 9.27% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 5.16% of the population.

Joshua Tree Language

Joshua Tree Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White5,4161,08520.03%
Hispanic1,55877849.94%
Asian1023938.24%
Multiple380338.68%
Black312890.32%
Other1010100.00%

26.31%

Overall Poverty Rate

23.30%

Male Poverty Rate

29.09%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Joshua Tree

The race most likely to be in poverty in Joshua Tree is Other, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Joshua Tree is Multiple, with 8.68% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 9.61%. Among those working part-time, it was 23.02%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 32.04%.

Joshua Tree Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade29.82%
Some College29.57%
High School18.74%
Bachelors or Greater11.42%

Joshua Tree Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed28.42%
Male Employed17.57%
Male Unemployed14.95%
Female Employed11.65%

Joshua Tree Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Joshua Tree Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$39,424$55,591
Families$46,196$68,920
Married Families$56,324-
Non Families$21,174$39,778
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Income by Household Type

Joshua Tree Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

39.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

40.0%

Male Marriage Rate

39.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Joshua Tree Married by Age and Sex

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Joshua Tree Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35-44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Joshua Tree Marital Status by Race

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Joshua Tree Marital Status

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745

Number of Veterans

718

Male Veterans

27

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam245
Second Gulf War160
First Gulf War138
Korea22
World War II10

Joshua Tree Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
35 to 54209
65 to 74200
75+118
55 to 64113
18 to 34105

Joshua Tree Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White67412.50%
Asian3133.70%
2+ Races307.89%
Hispanic292.94%
Other Race1050.00%

Joshua Tree Veterans by Race

Joshua Tree Veterans by Education

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19.46%

Veteran Poverty Rate

45.03%

Veteran Disability Rate

Joshua Tree Veterans by Education

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47%

Labor Force Participation

41.3%

Employment Rate

10.8%

Unemployment Rate

Joshua Tree Employment by Age

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Joshua Tree Employment by Race

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Joshua Tree Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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59.58%

Born in Joshua Tree

91.90%

Native Born

8.10%

Foreign Born

3.80%

Non Citizen

4.30%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

91.90% of Joshua Tree residents were born in the United States, with 59.58% having been born in California. 3.80% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Joshua Tree Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20217,5810.00%
20207,5810.00%
20197,5816018.61%
20186,980-40-0.57%
20177,020771.11%
20166,943-414-5.63%
20157,357-207-2.74%
20147,564-247-3.16%
20137,8112443.22%
20127,5673735.18%
20117,194-220-2.97%
20107,4140.00%

Joshua Tree Population by Year