La Quinta Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of La Quinta, CA

General La Quinta Information

State: California

County: Riverside County

Close cities: Coachella, CA, Palm Desert, CA, Palm Springs, CA, Thousand Palms, CA, Indio, CA, Thermal, CA, Cathedral City, CA, Bermuda Dunes, CA, Indian Wells, CA, Rancho Mirage, CA, Mountain Center, CA

La Quinta Population (census data)
Total 43,142 (+72.6% since 2000)
Male 21,155 (49.0%)
Female 21,987 (51.0%)

Population Density: 1,359 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 129.5 (US Avg is 100)

La Quinta Elevation: 120 feet above sea level

Land Area: 31.8 square miles

Median Household Income: $73,960

Zip Codes: 92253, 92247, and 92248.

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La Quinta Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (62.9%)
  • Hispanic (32.0%)
  • Other race (13.9%)
  • Two or more races (3.5%)
  • American Indian (1.4%)
  • Black (1.4%)
  • Filipino (0.6%)
Ancestry Information:
  • German (14.3%)
  • English (12.0%)
  • Irish (10.9%)
  • Italian (6.1%)
  • United States (4.4%)
  • French (3.7%)
Foriegn Born: 3,365 people (7.8%)
  • Latin America (84.0%)
  • Europe (16.0%)

Local La Quinta Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: San Diego Padres
NHL Hockey: Phoenix Coyotes

La Quinta School Information

High Schools
La Quinta High (79-255 Westward Ho Drive, La Quinta, CA, 92253 - Desert Sands Unified District)
Middle Schools
Colonel Mitchell Paige Middle (43-495 Palm Royale Drive, La Quinta, CA, 92253 - Desert Sands Unified District)
La Quinta Middle (78-900 Avenue 50, La Quinta, CA, 92253 - Desert Sands Unified District)
Elementary Schools
Benjamin Franklin Elementary (77-800 Calle Tampico, La Quinta, CA, 92253 - Desert Sands Unified District)
Harry S. Truman Elementary (78-870 Avenue 50, La Quinta, CA, 92253 - Desert Sands Unified District)
John Adams Elementary (50-800 Desert Club Drive, La Quinta, CA, 92253 - Desert Sands Unified District)
Other/Private Schools
Horizon (47-950 Dune Palms Road, La Quinta, CA, 92253 - Desert Sands Unified District)

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