Joshua Tree, California Population 2022

6,305
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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.

Joshua Tree Demographics

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

  • White: 89.16%
  • Two or more races: 9.11%
  • Black or African American: 0.63%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.45%
  • Other race: 0.30%
  • Asian: 0.28%
  • Native American: 0.08%
The current population of Joshua Tree, California is 6,305 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 7,786.

Joshua Tree, California Population 2022

Population by Race

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Joshua Tree Population by Race

Joshua Tree Population Pyramid 2022

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Joshua Tree Median Age

39.3


Total

37.7


Male

40.4


Female

Joshua Tree Adults

There are 6,328 adults, (1,371 of whom are seniors) in Joshua Tree.

Joshua Tree Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

27.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

29.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Joshua Tree Sex Ratio

Female

4,219

54.19%

Male

3,567

45.81%

Joshua Tree Population by Age

Joshua Tree Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Joshua Tree Household Types

53.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Joshua Tree Households and Families

3.39

Average Family Size

2.59

Average Household Size

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Joshua Tree Households by Type

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Joshua Tree Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Joshua Tree Educational Attainment by Race

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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%.

Joshua Tree Educational Attainment by Race

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$30,935

Average Earnings

$37,242

Average Male

$23,465

Average Female

Joshua Tree Earnings by Educational Attainment

Joshua Tree Language by Age

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Joshua Tree Language

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.

Joshua Tree Language

Joshua Tree Poverty by Race

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23.59%

Overall Poverty Rate

20.99%

Male Poverty Rate

25.78%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Joshua Tree

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%.

Joshua Tree Poverty

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Joshua Tree Poverty Rate by Education

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Joshua Tree Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Joshua Tree Income by Household Type

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Income by Household Type

Joshua Tree Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

39.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

42.7%

Male Marriage Rate

36.7%

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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623

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

Joshua Tree Veterans by War

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Joshua Tree Veterans by Age

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Joshua Tree Veterans by Race

Joshua Tree Veterans by Education

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12.36%

Veteran Poverty Rate

44.14%

Veteran Disability Rate

Joshua Tree Veterans by Education

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49.9%

Labor Force Participation

43.7%

Employment Rate

10.7%

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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59.35%

Born in Joshua Tree

92.33%

Native Born

7.67%

Foreign Born

2.77%

Non Citizen

4.89%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

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.

Joshua Tree Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected

Joshua Tree Population by Year