Joshua Tree is a city located in San Bernardino County California. With a 2020 population of 6,305, it is the 584th largest city in California and the 5707th largest city in the United States. Joshua Tree is currently declining at a rate of -1.44% annually and its population has decreased by -19.02% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 7,786 in 2020. Spanning over 36 miles, Joshua Tree has a population density of 175 people per square mile.
The average household income in Joshua Tree is $55,591 with a poverty rate of 23.59%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $944 per month, and the median house value is $161,800. The median age in Joshua Tree is 40.1 years, 39.1 years for males, and 40.7 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Joshua Treewas:
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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 asian people with a rate of 53.85%.
91.24% of Joshua Tree residents speak only English, while 8.76% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 6.32% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Joshua Tree is Black, with 100.00% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Joshua Tree is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 6.69%. Among those working part-time, it was 20.17%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 31.65%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Joshua Tree
92.33% of Joshua Tree residents were born in the United States, with 59.35% having been born in California. 2.77% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.