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ZIP Code 92239

Primary City:Desert Center, CA (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
Timezone: Pacific (1:05pm)
Coordinates:33.76, -115.43
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 92239

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 92239. In addition to the primary city for a ZIP code, USPS also publishes a list of other acceptable cities that can be used with ZIP code 92239. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 92239, you should not use any of the cities listed as unacceptable. Choose from the primary or acceptable cities when mailing your package or letter.

Primary city:
Desert Center, CA
Eagle Mountain, Eagle Mtn

Stats and Demographics for the 92239 ZIP Code

ZIP code 92239 is located in southeast California and covers a slightly higher than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a slightly less than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 92239 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely large. There are also a large number of single adults and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 92239 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 223
Population Density 2 people per sq mi
Housing Units 171
Median Home Value $92,500
Land Area 143.37 sq mi
Water Area 0.01 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 95
Median Household Income $27,031

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 48Male Median Age: 47Female Median Age: 48

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus


 Male 117 52%
 Female 106 48%


 White 175 78.5%
 Black Or African American 1 0.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 5 2.2%
 Asian 3 1.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 28 12.6%
 Two Or More Races 11 4.9%

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 42 44%
 Single Guardian 12 13%
 Singles 37 39%
 Singles With Roommate 4 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 73 77%
 Households with Kids 22 23%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 92239 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are vacant. Homes in ZIP code 92239 were primarily built in the 1960s. Looking at 92239 real estate data, the median home value of $92,500 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. Rentals in 92239 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 92239 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 222 99.6%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 1 0.4%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 25 15%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 40 23%
 Renter Occupied Households 30 18%
 Households Vacant 76 44%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 14 18%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 3%
 For Sale Only 6 8%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 34 45%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 19 25%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 0 0%
 3+ Bedroom 17 100%
Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

Cost of Monthly Rent Including Utilities

Cost of a Studio Apartment

Cost of a 1 Bedroom

Cost of a 2 Bedroom

Cost of a 3+ Bedroom

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

The median household income of $27,031 is compared to the rest of the country.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. If you are a person that likes walking or biking to work, it will be a comfort for you to know that 92239 has a well above average number of people who do not use a vehicle to commute. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 92239 has very few people that work at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 92239 can expect to fall in that range. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 21 6%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 74 21%
 No Earnings 261 73%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 21 6%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 74 21%
 No Earnings 261 73%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 34 85%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 6 15%
 Worked at Home 0 0%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The percentage of people that did not graduate high school is among the highest in the nation. A very small percentage of people in the area attended and graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 113 44%
 High School Graduate 139 54%
 Associate's degree 0 0%
 Bachelor's degree 7 3%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 22 81%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 5 19%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 92239

ZIP Code 92239 is in the Desert Center Unf School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 92239.

Eagle Mountain Elementary
1434 Kaiser Rd
Desert Center, CA 92239
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Desert Center Unf School District