• As of the census of 2000, there were 23,694 people, 8,445 households, and 6,553 families residing in the city. The population density was 288.1/km sq (746.2/mi sq). There were 11,812 housing units at an average density of 143.6/km sq (372.0/mi sq). The racial makeup of the city was 78.51% White, 1.42% African American, 0.72% Native American, 1.88% Asian, 0.09% Pacific Islander, 13.85% from Race (United States Census)other races, and 3.53% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 32.01% of the population. In 2006, local demographers and ethnic organizations (the Desert Chapter of the NAACP and the Coachella Valley Hispanic Chamber of Commerce) began to re-estimate the percentages of whites, African Americans and Hispanics in La Quinta, but not yet officially stated in the US census at this time. They concluded results that La Quinta is more diverse: 7-8% are African American, 50% Latino (could well be a majority of residents) and 3-5% Asian American. {{Factdate Source:

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