Average Home Statistics
The city of Palms Springs, California, is physically the largest city in Riverside County, taking up 94 square miles. It has 46,305 residents. Palm Springs is the hub of the Coachella Valley region. The city of Palm Springs is surrounded by mountains. There are the San Bernardino Mountains to the north and the Santa Rosa Mountains to the south. The San Jacinto Mountains are to the west of the city and to the east are the Little San Bernardino Mountains. The valley receives over 300 days of sunshine a year and less than five inches of rain annually. There are 23,556 homes and apartments in the city of Palm Springs. More than half of the homes in Palm Springs were built between 1970 and 1999. There are quite a few older homes as well, 31% of the homes were built between 1940 and 1969. The median price of homes in the area is $379,000 or $263 per square foot. This is a 2 percent drop from prices last year.