The city of Palm Desert, California is situated in the Indio - Cathedral City metropolitan area.
The noise levels in Palm Desert are low, as the streets are usually reasonably peaceful - although there are still several louder sections, especially closer to Interstate 10 or the railway line. It is sometimes challenging to access green spaces in the city since they are spread out sporadically. Despite that, there are about 10 parks close by for residents to check out.
About two thirds of the population of this city own their home while renters make up the remainder. In this city, roughly 45% of the dwellings are single detached homes, while large apartment buildings, small apartment buildings, and townhouses make up most of the remaining housing stock. The average year of construction for properties in this city is 1986. This city is primarily composed of three bedroom and two bedroom homes.
It can be challenging to reach high schools and primary schools on foot from homes for sale in Palm Desert. Property owners have the option of public and private schools at both the elementary and secondary school level. When it comes to food, some, but not all, home buyers in Palm Desert will live within walking distance of one of over 50 supermarkets. Residents are served by over 300 restaurants and coffee shops as well.
This part of the Indio - Cathedral City metropolitan area is especially car friendly. Parking is easy. On the other hand, Palm Desert is not very transit friendly. Nevertheless, property owners are served by a few bus lines. It is challenging for pedestrians to get around in Palm Desert since running common errands is inconvenient by walking.