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  1. Public Schools
    C
  2. Crime & Safety
    NG
  3. Housing
    B-
  4. Nightlife
    C-
  5. Good for Families
    C
  6. Diversity
    B-
  7. Jobs
    B
  8. Weather
    A-
  9. Cost of Living
    B+
  10. Health & Fitness
    B
  11. Outdoor Activities
    B+
  12. Commute
    B-
Desert Edge is a town in California with a population of 3,156. Desert Edge is in Riverside County. Living in Desert Edge offers residents a suburban rural mix feel and most residents own their homes. Many retirees live in Desert Edge and residents tend to lean conservative.
About Desert Edge...
Population
3,156

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$37,200
National
$184,700
Median Rent
$590
National
$949
Area Feel
Suburban Rural Mix
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    22%
  • Own
    78%
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Desert Edge Rankings

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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
NG
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Assault
    282.7
  • Murder
    6.1
  • Rape
    40.7
  • Robbery
    135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Burglary
    500.1
  • Theft
    2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    284

Residents

Diversity
B-
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    7%
  • 10-17 years
    4%
  • 18-24 years
    3%
  • 25-34 years
    3%
  • 35-44 years
    6%
  • 45-54 years
    4%
  • 55-64 years
    14%
  • 65+ years
    60%
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    6%
    12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    11%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    32%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    30%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    21%
    13%

Working in Desert Edge

Jobs
B
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$24,248
National
$55,322
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Desert Edge Reviews

1 review
The open views and the hot days are the best feature. There two date farms in the area and of course, hot springs. Early morning trail walking are a great thing to do, remember to bring along some water
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