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Important Information

DEMOGRAPHICS
Permanent Population - 24,282 Seasonal - Doubles in population
Population Growth
2000 - 16,582
2002 - 16,896
2008 - 24,282
Households - 8,359
Median Household Income $35,232
Median Home Price $150,000

Desert Hot Springs

FORM OF GOVERNMENT
Council-mayor

ELECTED OFFICIALS
Mayor - Yvonne Parks
Council
Scott Matas
Jan Pye
Russell Betts
Karl Baker - Mayor Pro Tem

Desert Hot Springs

ELEVATION
1,185 feet

LONGITUDE
116 30 minutes west

LATITUDE
30 50 minutes north

TOTAL LAND AREA
23 square miles

INCORPORATED
September 24, 1963

CITY SLOGAN
“Clearly Above the Rest”

CHAMBER WEB SITE
www.dhschamber.org

CITY WEB SITE
www.desert-hot-springs.us
Palm Springs Unified School District
980 E. Tahquitz Canyon Way Palm Springs
416-6000

ELEMENTARY SCHOOLS (grades K-5)
Bubbling Wells Elementary School
67-501 Camino Campanero
251-7230

Julius Corsini Elementary School
68-750 Hacienda Drive
251-7260

Two Bunch Palms Elementary School
14-250 West Drive
251-7220

Edward Wenzlaff Elementary School
11-625 West Drive
251-7244

Cabot Yerxa Elementary School
67-067 Desert View
Desert View Elementary (2012)

MIDDLE SCHOOLS (grades 6-8)
Desert Springs Middle School
66-755 Two Bunch Palms Trail
251-7200

Painted Hills Middle School (opens 2010)
65-750 Avenida Jalisco

HIGH SCHOOLS (grades 9-12)
Desert Hot Springs High School
65-850 Pierson Boulevard
288-7000

Desert Hot Springs Alternative
13070 Palm Drive
329-3330

Arroyo Park
66140 W. Arroyo Drive
Tennis, Basketball, Restrooms, Picnic, BBQ, Inside Shuffleboard Court, Tot Lot

Constitution Park
11777 West Drive
Benches, Table

Coyote Park
13239 Don English Way
Tot Lot, Nature Trail, Picnic, BBQ

Frank Hodge Skate Park
West Drive next to Chamber office Skateboard Park

Hot Springs Park
10901 Palm Drive
An interactive park celebrating the hot water aquifer below our city

Mission Springs Park
66750 Park Lane
Baseball, Softball, Concession Stand, Soccer, BBQ, Restrooms, Tot Lot

Veterans’ Memorial Park
10101 Palm Drive
Picnic, Benches, Tables

Wardman Park
8th Street & Cactus
Tennis, Baseball, Basketball, Softball, Lighted Fields, Restrooms, Picnic, BBQ Pits, Soccer Field, Tot Lot, Location of DHS Boys and Girls Club, Swimming Pool, Meeting Room, Horseshoe
329-1312

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