Palmdale is located in south California. Palmdale is part of Los Angeles County. Palmdale has 105.96 square miles of land area and 0.25 square miles of water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Palmdale population is 155,810, which has grown 33.55% since 2000. The population growth rate is much higher than the state average rate of 12.39% and is much higher than the national average rate of 11.61%. Palmdale median household income is $54,921 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 17.00% since 2000. The income growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 29.47% and is much lower than the national average rate of 27.36%. Palmdale median house value is $173,700 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 49.23% since 2000. The house value growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 75.60% and is about the same as the national average rate of 46.91%. As a reference, the national Consumer Price Index (CPI) inflation rate for the same period is 26.63%. On average, the public school district that covers Palmdale is worse than the state average in quality. The Palmdale area code is 661.