Its total population is 2,485. Male percentage of the population is 51.4% and females are 48.6%. The median resident age is 54.3 years in the city. 70.96% population is Caucasian, 17.2% is American Indian, and the remaining 11.7% belong to different races. Christianity is practiced as the major religion in the town.
Desert Hills has an average education system. Top rated educational institutions in the town are Desert Mountain Middle School. Student to teacher ratio is 21:1. 79.8% of residents completed a high school education, 60.4% passed a college exam, 49% passed their Associate’s degree, 26% attained a Bachelors degree, 4.6% completed a Masters Degree and 0.17% passed a Professional degree exam.
The economy of the city relies heavily on the construction industry, manufacturing and retail service industry. The per Capita income in the city is $29,399 which is 5% lower than the national Income per Capita. The median household income is $35,346. The unemployment rate is 7.7% in the area.
There is very little rainfall in the area. It is very hot in summers and chilly in the winter season. The administration is working efficiently for the maintenance and betterment of the town. They continuously monitor the environment of the town and take necessary measures to improve it. Cultural events are organized, concerts are arranged where residents can enjoy their free time.