Located within California, United States, the municipality of Thousand Palms is situated in the Indio - Cathedral City metropolitan area.
Most areas in Thousand Palms are quiet, as the streets are quite tranquil - although that is not the case closer to Interstate 10 or the railway line. It is rather challenging to access parks in the municipality since they are distributed sporadically. Still, there are a few green spaces close by for residents to unwind in.
Single detached homes are the predominant housing type, representing most of the dwellings in Thousand Palms, while mobile homes are also present in the housing stock. This part of the Indio - Cathedral City metropolitan area has quite a good selection of housing sizes, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. About 60% of the population of this municipality own their home whereas renters make up the remainder. The average year of construction for buildings in this municipality is 1987.
It can be very difficult to walk to high schools and primary schools from homes for sale in this part of the Indio - Cathedral City metropolitan area. Concerning food, a portion of property owners in Thousand Palms may be able to access the closest supermarket on foot, while others will have to rely on a vehicle. There are also a few opportunities for those who value nearby restaurants and cafes.
This part of the Indio - Cathedral City metropolitan area is especially car friendly. Most properties for sale are a reasonably short drive from the nearest highway, such as Interstate 10, and it is very easy to park. In contrast, the public transit service in this part of the Indio - Cathedral City metropolitan area is not very frequent. Nonetheless, house owners are served by a few bus lines. Traveling on foot is not very practical for home buyers in Thousand Palms since very few daily errands can be run without the use of a vehicle.