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George Washington Charter School

Wow! This school is amazing! I am very proud and honored to have my daughter attendin...

Posted 33 days ago

Ronald Reagan Elementary School

My kids were new to Ronald Reagan this year and our entire family felt welcomed right a...

Posted 39 days ago

Temple Sinai Tikvah Pre-School

I probably toured almost every preschool in the valley before taking a friend's recomme...

Posted 49 days ago

What's it like to live in Palm Desert?

Palm DesertCaliforniaU.S.
Median household income $57,604 $58,392 $50,935
Median home price $265,200 $302,800 $152,300
Cost of living (% of national avg)127% 135% 100%
Unemployment 13% 11% 9%
Violent crime index (1 is lowest)464
Days per year with some sun: 269
Days per year with some precipitation: 22
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Source: Sperling's Best Places
Population: 48,445
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