Palmdale, California 

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Population

150,498

+7.6% since 2020

Unemployment Rate

15.6%

Median Income

$54,921

Median Home Price

$420,500

Median Age

31.3

Comfort Index (Climate)

7.2 / 7.5

summer / winter

Los Angeles Gifts

Best Places to Live in Palmdale, California

National-center complex - Southern California Coast, south and west of the San Bernardino Mountains. May, October and April are the most pleasant months in Palmdale, while July and August are the least comfortable months.

Palmdale, CA Housing Market
Lowest Priced HomesHOMES UNDER $250,000
Most Expensive ListingsHOMES $250,001 to $500,000
Largest HomesHOMES $500,001 to $750,000
Median Priced HomesHOMES $750,001 to $1,000,000
Pros
Entertainment
Coastline and beach areas
Big-city amenities
Cons
Overcrowding
Air quality
Cost of living


What Bert Has To Say About Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim Metro Area

In the mid–20th century, the complex Los Angeles–Long Beach area started as a warm-weather paradise with a strong economic base and the attraction of cosmopolitan adventure. The area is huge. Because of earthquake risk and the increasing importance of the automobile, the city built outward—into every nook and cranny of available level land for miles—rather than upward


QUICK FACTS

City: Palmdale
Zip Codes: 93550 93551 93552
Time zone: Pacific Standard Time (PST)
Elevation: 104 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Palmdale is 15.6% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). Recent job growth is Positive. Palmdale jobs have increased by 0.7%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Palmdale's cost of living is 27.4% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Palmdale's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
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VOTING
In the last Presidential election, Los Angeles county remained overwhelmingly Democratic, 71.0% to 26.9%. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Palmdale's population is 150,498 people. Since 2020, it has had a population growth of 7.6%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 42.7 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Palmdale is Real Estate: $420,500. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 6.3%.

SCHOOLS
Palmdale public schools spend $12,259 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 26.2 students per teacher in Palmdale. More Education



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Housing Market in Palmdale

It's a good time to buy in Palmdale. Home Appreciation is up 21.4% in the last 12 months.
The median home price in Palmdale is $420,500.

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Reviews for Palmdale   35 Reviews
Great place! - 12/3/2019
I've lived here for nine years and I haven't had any problems. The weather is hot during the summer we get real Summers during the winter it's cold and it's sometimes... Read More

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I WISH I COULD MOVE! - 10/1/2019
I have lived here for many years and I wish I could move elsewhere. I have lived on both the east and west sides of this city. The west side is supposedly better and I... Read More

Beautiful - 8/17/2014
I live in West Palmdale, right by the mall and i just love it. The area is in need of more restaurants, preferably steak houses, a good old fashion Chinese restaurant... Read More


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ZIP CODES IN PALMDALE, CALIFORNIA
93550 93551 93552

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