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Retire To Palm Springs, CA
City Report

Palm Springs, California is one of the great places in the U.S. to live in retirement. Find city facts on home sales prices, air quality, water quality, medical care, cost of living, taxes, weather and other demographics.

The interactive map below provides a birds-eye view of the city. See how home prices are trending over the past few years. Read a city profile and search homes for sale.

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Palm Springs, California
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Palm Springs, California


Palm Springs Population
. 1990 2000 2010 2013 (est.)
Riverside County blank blank blank 2,189,641
Palm Springs 40,181 42,807 44,552 46,281



Palm Springs
Home Sales Prices
(new & existing homes)
. Monthly Average Annual Average Yr-Over-Yr Change
2016 .$400,8778.5%
Aug $407,614 . .
Jul $365,029 . .
Jun $465,357 . .
May $401,818 . .
Apr $425,443 . .
Mar $364,795 . .
Feb $412,476 . .
Jan $337,163 . .
2015 .$369,4911.9%
2014 .$362,49818.8%
2013 .$305,1598.9%
2012 . $280,134 3.9%
2011 . $269,586 -2.1%
2010 . $275,287 -7.5%





Home Sales Price to Big City Comparison
(2016)
. Palm Springs GPTR 99 City Avg
Home Price $400,877 $372,000
Nearest Big City Los Angeles na
Home Sales Price in Los Angeles $480,000 $297,000
Home Sales Price Bargain Index 68% of Los Angeles home prices 101%



Home Sales Price to Renting Comparison
(2016)
. Palm Springs GPTR 99 City Avg
Home Price $400,877 $372,000
Monthly Rent $1,672 $1,471
Price/Rent Index 16.1 times the annual rent 17.0



Palm Springs
Cost of Living (2016)
118% GPTR 99 City Average
108%



Palm Springs Taxes
(2016)
blank Tax Rate Days Worked to Pay State Rank Tax Rate
(99 City Avg)
Days Worked to Pay
(99 City Avg)
State and Local Sales Tax 8.5% -- 10* 6.9% --
Federal, State and Local Tax -- 121 days 6* -- 113 days
* State rank of 1 pays the highest taxes



Palm Springs Building Permits
(single family homes)
2015 121
2014 194
2013 152
2012 99
2011 105
2010 25



Palm Springs Interactive Maps


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