Twentynine Palms, California Population 2022

28,669
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Twentynine Palms is a city located in San Bernardino County California. With a 2020 population of 28,669, it is the 275th largest city in California and the 1585th largest city in the United States. Twentynine Palms is currently growing at a rate of 1.06% annually and its population has increased by 2.15% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 28,065 in 2020. Spanning over 59 miles, Twentynine Palms has a population density of 488 people per square mile.

The average household income in Twentynine Palms is $56,108 with a poverty rate of 23.51%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $975 per month, and the median house value is $139,400. The median age in Twentynine Palms is 24.2 years, 23.2 years for males, and 26.2 years for females.

Twentynine Palms Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Twentynine Palmswas:

  • White: 67.25%
  • Two or more races: 14.05%
  • Black or African American: 9.72%
  • Asian: 3.98%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 2.22%
  • Other race: 2.10%
  • Native American: 0.68%
The current population of Twentynine Palms, California is 28,669 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 28,065.

Twentynine Palms, California Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White17,98967.25%
Black or African American2,5999.72%
American Indian and Alaska Native1810.68%
Asian1,0643.98%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander5942.22%
Some Other Race5622.10%
Two or More Races3,75914.05%
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Twentynine Palms Population by Race

Twentynine Palms Population Pyramid 2022

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Twentynine Palms Median Age

24


Total

23.1


Male

25.6


Female

Twentynine Palms Adults

There are 19,129 adults, (1,580 of whom are seniors) in Twentynine Palms.

Twentynine Palms Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

43.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Twentynine Palms Sex Ratio

Female

11,850

44.30%

Male

14,898

55.70%

Twentynine Palms Population by Age

Twentynine Palms Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Twentynine Palms Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male47.1%52.9%
Non Family42.8%57.2%
All31%69%
Female26.5%73.5%
Married22.2%77.8%

31.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Twentynine Palms Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All8,4162.7831
Married4,2713.3222.2
Male4904.0847.1
Female8234.326.5
Non Family2,8321.342.8

3.45

Average Family Size

2.78

Average Household Size

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Twentynine Palms Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3142.53%
9th to 12th Grade8466.81%
High School Graduate3,05224.57%
Some College4,07732.83%
Associates Degree1,28510.35%
Bachelors Degree2,10316.93%
Graduate Degree7435.98%
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Twentynine Palms Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Twentynine Palms Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
2+ Races1,1871,119495
Asian597525192
White7,0426,4721,596
Hispanic2,5812,240552
Black1,2321,197255
Other Race24222139
Islander2641894
Native American9176

The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 97.16%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among 2+ races people with a rate of 41.70%.

Twentynine Palms Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$36,557$41,058$30,283
Less Than 9th Grade$21,741$23,557$12,396
High School Graduate$30,149$33,891$24,063
Some College$38,495$43,295$26,643
Bachelors Degree$50,077$47,308$50,093
Graduate Degree$69,514$91,250$56,250

$36,557

Average Earnings

$41,058

Average Male

$30,283

Average Female

Twentynine Palms Earnings by Educational Attainment

Twentynine Palms Language by Age

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Twentynine Palms Language

85.82% of Twentynine Palms residents speak only English, while 14.18% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 9.66% of the population.

Twentynine Palms Language

Twentynine Palms Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Native1408359.29%
Black2,21480036.13%
Multiple3,61394226.07%
Hispanic5,5901,25922.52%
Asian83216720.07%
White11,9402,34619.65%
Islander5406311.67%
OtherNaN%

23.51%

Overall Poverty Rate

23.46%

Male Poverty Rate

23.55%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Twentynine Palms

The race most likely to be in poverty in Twentynine Palms is Native, with 59.29% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Twentynine Palms is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.40%. Among those working part-time, it was 30.06%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 34.99%.

Twentynine Palms Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade34.79%
High School23.43%
Some College20.10%
Bachelors or Greater5.93%

Twentynine Palms Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed12.04%
Male Unemployed81.25%
Female Employed16.51%
Female Unemployed43.14%

Twentynine Palms Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Twentynine Palms Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$42,959$55,398
Families$43,583$59,722
Married Families$46,143-
Non Families$36,781$43,314
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Income by Household Type

Twentynine Palms Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

50.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

44.2%

Male Marriage Rate

60.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Twentynine Palms Married by Age and Sex

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Twentynine Palms 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.

Twentynine Palms Marital Status by Race

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Twentynine Palms Marital Status

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2,399

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War1,395
First Gulf War581
Vietnam423
Korea27
World War II30

Twentynine Palms Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 341,052
35 to 54483
55 to 64332
65 to 74342
75+190

Twentynine Palms Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White1,80419.95%
Black30626.45%
Native American53.57%
Asian9513.49%
Islander41.01%
Other Race7227.07%
2+ Races11311.29%
Hispanic53921.70%

Twentynine Palms Veterans by Race

Twentynine Palms Veterans by Education

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10.65%

Veteran Poverty Rate

28.77%

Veteran Disability Rate

Twentynine Palms Veterans by Education

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71.2%

Labor Force Participation

35%

Employment Rate

8.8%

Unemployment Rate

Twentynine Palms Employment by Age

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Twentynine Palms Employment by Race

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Twentynine Palms 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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45.54%

Born in Twentynine Palms

93.43%

Native Born

6.57%

Foreign Born

2.99%

Non Citizen

3.57%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

93.43% of Twentynine Palms residents were born in the United States, with 45.54% having been born in California. 2.99% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Twentynine Palms Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
19501,0220.00%
19705,6674,6458.94%
19807,4651,7982.79%
199011,8214,3564.70%
200014,7642,9432.25%
201025,04810,2845.43%
201125,3503021.21%
201225,6523021.19%
201325,9543021.18%
201426,2563021.16%
201526,5583021.15%
201626,8603021.14%
201727,1623021.12%
201827,4643021.11%
201927,7663021.10%
202028,0652991.08%
202128,3673021.08%
202228,6693021.06%

Twentynine Palms Population by Year