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Population (year 2000): 116,670. Estimated population in July 2005: 134,570 (+15.3% change)
Males: 57,338 (49.1%), Females: 59,332 (50.9%)

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Median resident age: 28.2 years
Median household income: $46,941 (year 2000)
Median house value: $116,400 (year 2000)

Palmdale, CA residents, houses, and apartments details

Races in Palmdale:

  • White Non-Hispanic (41.0%)
  • Hispanic (37.7%)
  • Other race (20.4%)
  • Black (14.5%)
  • Two or more races (5.2%)
  • Filipino (2.1%)
  • American Indian (1.9%)
(Total can be greater than 100% because Hispanics could be counted in other races)

Ancestries: German (8.9%), Irish (6.9%), English (6.4%), Italian (4.4%), United States (3.7%), French (2.2%).

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Elevation: 2659 feet

Land area: 105.0 square miles

Palmdale,

For population 25 years and over in Palmdale

  • High school or higher: 74.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 13.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.8%
  • Unemployed: 9.8%
  • Mean travel time to work: 42.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Palmdale city

  • Never married: 27.7%
  • Now married: 56.4%
  • Separated: 2.8%
  • Widowed: 4.1%
  • Divorced: 9.0%

19.8% Foreign born (14.8% Latin America, 3.2% Asia).

Population change in the 1990s: +39,265 (+50.7%).



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Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Angeles, CA Los (39.1 miles )

Nearest cities: View Highlands, CA (3.7 miles Desert CA Lancaster, (8.2 miles CA (8.5 miles Littlerock, CA Acton, (9.4 miles Hill, CA (9.6 miles Quartz Los Angeles, CA Lake (18.5 miles CA (21.0 miles Rosamond, AFB, CA (26.2 miles Edwards


Single-family new house construction building permits:
  • 1996: 508 buildings, average cost: $124,400
  • 1997: 376 buildings, average cost: $124,800
  • 1998: 374 buildings, average cost: $118,100
  • 1999: 496 buildings, average cost: $137,900
  • 2000: 661 buildings, average cost: $158,800
  • 2001: 812 buildings, average cost: $173,800
  • 2002: 978 buildings, average cost: $177,500
  • 2003: 957 buildings, average cost: $184,300
  • 2004: 1366 buildings, average cost: $217,900

Latitude: 34.58 N, Longitude: 118.10 W


Palmdale, California business data: stores, dealers, real estate agents, wholesalers, restaurants...

Industries providing employment: Educational,health and social services (19.2%), Manufacturing (15.8%), Retail trade (13.0%).

Daytime population change due to commuting: -13,813 (-11.8%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 11,095 (26.3%)


 

Crime in Palmdale by Year

Type 2000 2001 2002 2003
Murders 6 8 7 11
    per 100,000 5.1 6.9 6.0 9.4
Rapes 39 48 56 43
    per 100,000 33.4 41.1 48.0 36.9
Robberies 179 178 245 284
    per 100,000 153.4 152.6 210.0 243.4
Assaults 757 673 847 582
    per 100,000 648.8 576.8 726.0 498.8
Burglaries 928 896 961 1,009
    per 100,000 795.4 768.0 823.7 864.8
Thefts 1,982 1,932 2,521 2,961
    per 100,000 1698.8 1656.0 2160.8 2537.9
Auto thefts 501 577 737 849
    per 100,000 429.4 494.6 631.7 727.7
352.3 344.0 428.0 417.2


Average climate in Palmdale, California

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Palmdale,

Birthplace of: David Kennedy - College basketball player (UC Santa Barbara Gauchos), Edniesha Curry - WNBA player (Los Angeles Sparks, born: Jul 9, 1979), Ron Hornaday Jr. - Craftsman Truck series NASCAR driver (born: Jun 20, 1958), Ronnie Hornaday III - Craftsman Truck series NASCAR driver (born: Aug 1, 1979).


Hospitals/medical centers near Palmdale:
  • ANTELOPE VALLEY HOSPITAL MED CENTER (about 9 miles; LANCASTER, CA)
  • LAC/HIGH DESERT HOSPITAL (about 9 miles; LANCASTER, CA)
  • LANCASTER COMMUNITY HOSPITAL (about 9 miles; LANCASTER, CA)

Political contributions by individuals in Palmdale, CA

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Palmdale:
  • PALMDALE PRODN FLT/TEST INSTLN AF PLANT 42 (about 3 miles; PALMDALE, CA; ID: PMD)
  • EDWARDS AFB (about 27 miles; EDWARDS, CA; ID: EDW)
  • BURBANK-GLENDALE-PASADENA (about 32 miles; BURBANK, CA; ID: BUR)
Other public-use airports nearest to Palmdale:
  • GENERAL WM J FOX AIRFIELD (about 14 miles; LANCASTER, CA; ID: WJF)
  • AGUA DULCE AIRPARK (about 15 miles; AGUA DULCE, CA; ID: L70)
  • ROSAMOND SKYPARK (about 21 miles; ROSAMOND, CA; ID: L00)

Amtrak station:
PALMDALE (120 E. PALMDALE BLVD.) - Bus Station. Services: fully wheelchair accessible, public payphones, full-service food facilities, free short-term parking, call for taxi service.

Local government website:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Palmdale:
  • ANTELOPE VALLEY COLLEGE (about 19 miles; LANCASTER, CA; Full-time enrollment: 5,308)
  • GLENDALE COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 29 miles; GLENDALE, CA; FT enrollment: 7,964)
  • LOS ANGELES MISSION COLLEGE (about 30 miles; Sylmar, CA; FT enrollment: 3,449)
  • PASADENA CITY COLLEGE (about 31 miles; PASADENA, CA; FT enrollment: 11,867)
  • AZUSA PACIFIC UNIVERSITY (about 34 miles; AZUSA, CA; FT enrollment: 5,285)
  • COLLEGE OF THE CANYONS (about 35 miles; SANTA CLARITA, CA; FT enrollment: 6,024)
  • CITRUS COLLEGE (about 35 miles; GLENDORA, CA; FT enrollment: 6,830)
Public high schools in Palmdale:
  • HIGHLAND HIGH (Students: 3,630; Location: 39055 25TH ST. WEST; Grades: 09 - 12)
  • PALMDALE HIGH (Students: 3,489; Location: 2137 E. AVENUE R; Grades: 09 - 12)
  • WILLIAM J. PETE KNIGHT HIGH (Students: 839; Location: 37423 70TH STREET EAST; Grades: 09 - 12)
  • PHOENIX HIGH COMMUNITY DAY (Students: 71; Location: 421 WEST AVENUE M; Grades: 09 - 12)
Private high school in Palmdale:
  • PATTERNS IN EXCELLENCE HIGH (Students: 11; Location: 37841 LASKER AVE.; Grades: 5 - 12)
Biggest public primary/middle schools in Palmdale:
  • HILLVIEW MIDDLE (Students: 1,286; Location: 40525 PEONZA LANE; Grades: 06 - 08)
  • DESERT ROSE ELEMENTARY (Students: 1,285; Location: 37730 27TH ST. EAST; Grades: KG - 06)
  • TUMBLEWEED ELEMENTARY (Students: 1,285; Location: 1100-A E. AVE. R-4; Grades: KG - 06)
  • JUNIPER INTERMEDIATE (Students: 1,124; Location: 39066 PALM TREE WAY; Grades: 07 - 08)
  • PALM TREE HILL ELEMENTARY (Students: 1,107; Location: 326 E. AVE. R; Grades: KG - 06)
  • CACTUS ELEMENTARY (Students: 1,105; Location: 38060 20TH ST. EAST; Grades: 05 - 08)
  • BARREL SPRINGS ELEMENTARY (Students: 1,104; Location: 37230 37TH ST. EAST; Grades: KG - 08)
  • OCOTILLO ELEMENTARY (Students: 1,092; Location: 38737 OCTILLO SCHOOL DR.; Grades: KG - 06)
  • CHAPARRAL ELEMENTARY (Students: 1,067; Location: 37500 - 50TH ST. EAST; Grades: KG - 06)
  • MESQUITE ELEMENTARY (Students: 1,035; Location: 37622 - 43RD ST. EAST; Grades: KG - 06)
Private primary/middle schools in Palmdale:
  • ST MARY ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 333; Location: 1600 E AVE R 4; Grades: KG - 8)
  • WESTSIDE CHRISTIAN SCHOOL (Students: 276; Location: 40027 N 11TH ST WEST; Grades: PK - 8)
  • PINECREST SCHOOLS (Students: 232; Location: 2320 E AVENUE R; Grades: PK - 6)
  • CHILDRENS WORLD LEARNING CENTE (Students: 109; Location: 3035 E AV S; Grades: PK - KG)
  • PRAISELAND SCHOOL (Students: 98; Location: 1850 E AVE R; Grades: PK - 2)
  • CORNERSTONE CHRISTIAN ACADEMY (Students: 81; Location: 17134 E AVENUE O; Grades: KG - 8)
  • LITTLE FOLKS PRESCHOOL (Students: 75; Location: 2026 E. AVE. Q.; Grades: PK - KG)
  • MONTESSORI SCH OF THE DESERT (Students: 12; Location: 73-925 FRED WARING DR.;PLM.DES; Grades: KG - KG)
  • LA PETITE ACADEMY INC (Students: 12; Location: 1709 PALMDALE BLVD; Grades: KG - KG)
Library in Palmdale:
  • PALMDALE CITY LIBRARY (Operating income: $1,857,813; Location: 700 E. PALMDALE BLVD.; 124,236 books; 3,326 audio materials; 2,997 video materials; 403 serial subscriptions)

Notable locations in Palmdale: Antelope Valley Country Club (A), Ritter Ranch (B), Valley View Ranch (C), Messer Ranch (D), City Ranch (E), Denis (F), Desert Aire Golf Course (G), Palmdale City Library (H), Casa Del Adobe (I).

Church in Palmdale: Saint Marys Catholic Church (A).

Cemeteries: Palmdale Cemetery (1), Desert Lawn Memorial Park (2).

Reservoirs: Una Lake (A), Lake Palmdale (B).

Creeks: Anaverde Creek (A), Rock Creek (B), Rogers Creek (C).

Parks in Palmdale include: Avenue S Park (1), Palms Park (2), Palmdale Park (3), McAdam Park (4), Tejon Park (5), Courson Park (6).

Post office: (A).  


Palmdale compared to California state average:
  • Median house value below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Median age significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.
  • Population density below state average for cities.

Strongest AM radio stations in Palmdale:
  • KIRN (670 AM; 35 kW; SIMI VALLEY, CA; Owner: LOTUS OXNARD CORP.)
  • KLAC (570 AM; 50 kW; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KAVL (610 AM; 5 kW; LANCASTER, CA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KSPN (710 AM; 50 kW; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: KABC-AM RADIO, INC.)
  • KUTY (1470 AM; 5 kW; PALMDALE, CA; Owner: HIGH DESERT BROADCASTING LLC)
  • KDIS (1110 AM; 50 kW; PASADENA, CA; Owner: ABC,INC.)
  • KFWB (980 AM; 50 kW; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • KTNQ (1020 AM; 50 kW; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: KTNQ-AM LICENSE CORP.)
  • KFI (640 AM; 50 kW; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KXTA (1150 AM; 50 kW; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KMPC (1540 AM; 50 kW; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: ROSE CITY RADIO CORPORATION)
  • KBLA (1580 AM; 50 kW; SANTA MONICA, CA)
  • KRLA (870 AM; 20 kW; GLENDALE, CA; Owner: NEW INSPIRATION BROADCASTING COMPANY)

Strongest FM radio stations in Palmdale:
  • K202DJ (88.3 FM; PALMDALE, CA; Owner: SANTA MONICA COMMUNITY COLLEGE DIST.)
  • KCBS-FM (93.1 FM; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • KSCA (101.9 FM; GLENDALE, CA; Owner: HBC LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • K212FA (90.3 FM; TEMPLE CITY, CA; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • KLOS (95.5 FM; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: KLOS-FM RADIO, INC.)
  • KOST (103.5 FM; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KLVE (107.5 FM; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: KLVE-FM LICENSE CORP.)
  • KIIS-FM (102.7 FM; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KPCC (89.3 FM; PASADENA, CA; Owner: PASADENA AREA COMMUNITY COLLEGE DISTRICT)
  • KMZT-FM (105.1 FM; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: MOUNT WILSON FM BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • KHHT (92.3 FM; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KBIG-FM (104.3 FM; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KPFK (90.7 FM; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: PACIFICA FOUNDATION, INC)
  • K216EM (91.1 FM; ARCADIA, CA; Owner: LIFE ON THE WAY COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KTWV (94.7 FM; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • KRTH-FM (101.1 FM; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • KZLA-FM (93.9 FM; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KPWR (105.9 FM; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KLSX (97.1 FM; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • KUSC (91.5 FM; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA)

TV broadcast stations around Palmdale:
  • KTRO-LP (Channel 50; LANCASTER, CA; Owner: ROBERT D. ADELMAN)
  • KCBS-TV (Channel 2; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: CBS BROADCASTING INC.)
  • KHIZ (Channel 64; BARSTOW, CA; Owner: SUNBELT TELEVISION, INC.)
  • KTLA-TV (Channel 5; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: KTLA INC.)
  • KABC-TV (Channel 7; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: ABC HOLDING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KCAL-TV (Channel 9; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: VIACOM TELEVISION STATIONS GROUP OF LOS ANGELES LLC)
  • KNBC (Channel 4; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: NBC SUBSIDIARY (KNBC-TV), INC.)
  • KMEX-TV (Channel 34; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: KMEX LICENSE PARTNERSHIP, G.P.)
  • KAZA-TV (Channel 54; AVALON, CA; Owner: PAPPAS SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA LICENSE LLC)
  • KDOC-TV (Channel 56; ANAHEIM, CA; Owner: GOLDEN ORANGE BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • KOCE-TV (Channel 50; HUNTINGTON BEACH, CA; Owner: BD. OF TRUSTEES, COAST COMMUNITY COLLEGE DIST.)
  • KXLA (Channel 44; RANCHO PALOS VERDES, CA; Owner: RANCHO PALOS VERDES BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • KCET (Channel 28; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: COMMUNITY TELEVISION OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA)
  • KFTR (Channel 46; ONTARIO, CA; Owner: TELEFUTURA LOS ANGELES LLC)
  • KSCI (Channel 18; LONG BEACH, CA; Owner: KSLS, INC.)
  • KPAL-LP (Channel 38; PALMDALE, CA; Owner: FOUR PALS COMMUNITY TELEVISION, INC.)

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