Thermal, California Statistic: Population, Charts, Map, Steets and More

The population of Thermal City is relatively younger than the overall U.S. population. Its median age is 32.3 years, compared to the national average of 37.9 years. One-third of the city's population has never been married, and 29.8% of the adult civilian population is under the age of 18. Veterans make up just 0% of the city's population, compared to 7.5% of the U.S. population and 4.4% of the Californian population.

The median property value in Thermal, CA was $119,300 in 2018, making it slightly lower than the national average. In 2018, 59% of residents were homeowners, and most commuted alone to work. Residents of Thermal, CA spent an average of 26 minutes commuting to work in 2018. The city's median household income was $30,433, a 12.2% increase over the year. The most common occupation in Thermal was Sales & Related Occupations, followed by Farming, Fishing & Forestry Occupations, and Building / Grounds Cleaning - Maintenance

While the results of this study do not directly address the issue of racial and ethnic disparities in thermal exposure, they do provide a useful first step in understanding the potential impact of thermal inequity in cities. It shows that policy-makers should consider urban heat policies to reduce thermal disparities among urban populations. These policies could reduce the disproportionate heat experienced by low-income and minority neighborhoods. A good place to start is with your community's demographics.