Demographics

Population

1992 1998 2000 2004 2010 2016  2020  2035
40,378 44,509 49,800 59,100 84,393 89,000 100,000  170,000 

Indio is the largest and fastest growing city in the Coachella Valley and eastern Riverside County. Indio is a "year round" city. However, another 30,000 people reside in the city during the winter months . Indio is known as the "City of Festivals" - the festivals and special events within the city collectively attract over 1.4 million visitors annually. 

2017 US Census Demographic Data

Average Age: 37.3 
Persons Under 18 Years: 27.3
Household Size: 3.10
Hispanic: 67.9% 
White: 25.7%
Black: 3.0%
Asian: 2.5% 
Households: 27,290
Owner-Occupied Housing 64.5% 
High School Gradauate: 74.2%
Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 16.0%
Median HH Income $49,551
 

 

As of 2018, more than 3,500 new housing units being planned or under construction.

Most residential building permits issued in the Coachella Valley according to the Desert Valley Builders Association in 2018.

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