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  1. Public Schools
    B
  2. Crime & Safety
    B
  3. Housing
    C-
  4. Nightlife
    B-
  5. Good for Families
    B
  6. Diversity
    C+
  7. Jobs
    A
  8. Weather
    A-
  9. Cost of Living
    C
  10. Health & Fitness
    A
  11. Outdoor Activities
    A-
  12. Commute
    B+
Indian Wells is a town in California with a population of 5,267. Indian Wells is in Riverside County. Living in Indian Wells offers residents a sparse suburban feel and most residents own their homes. In Indian Wells there are a lot of restaurants, coffee shops, and parks. Many retirees live in Indian Wells and residents tend to lean conservative. The public schools in Indian Wells are above average.
About Indian Wells...
Population
5,267

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$680,000
National
$184,700
Median Rent
$857
National
$949
Area Feel
Sparse Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    15%
  • Own
    85%
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Indian Wells Rankings

Niche ranks thousands of places to live based on key statistics from the U.S. Census and and expert insights.

Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
B
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Assault
    18.5
    282.7
  • Murder
    0
    6.1
  • Rape
    0
    40.7
  • Robbery
    0
    135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Burglary
    943
    500.1
  • Theft
    1,904.6
    2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    92.5
    284

Residents

Diversity
C+
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    2%
  • 10-17 years
    2%
  • 18-24 years
    2%
  • 25-34 years
    2%
  • 35-44 years
    4%
  • 45-54 years
    6%
  • 55-64 years
    21%
  • 65+ years
    60%
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    26%
    12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    32%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    25%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    13%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    4%
    13%

Working in Indian Wells

Jobs
A
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$103,516
National
$55,322
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