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ZIP Code 92251

Primary City:Imperial, CA (View All Cities)
County: Imperial County
Timezone: Pacific (1:47am)
Area code: 760 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:32.9, -115.8
ZIP (~23 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 92251

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 92251. 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 92251. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 92251, 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:
Imperial, CA

Stats and Demographics for the 92251 ZIP Code

ZIP code 92251 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 92251 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of seniors is small. There are also an extremely small number of single adults and a large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 92251 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 21,583
Population Density 108 people per sq mi
Housing Units 5,572
Median Home Value $177,000
Land Area 199.54 sq mi
Water Area 0.02 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 5,123
Median Household Income $71,574

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 32Male Median Age: 32Female Median Age: 31

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male6848348528011,2511,4981,4731,3231,0629227515573221841341197252
Female7247617877425116346646926576155364162931941841188876
Total1,4081,5951,6391,5431,7622,1322,1372,0151,7191,5371,287973615378318237160128

Gender

 Male 12,891 60%
 Female 8,692 40%
Gender

Race

 White 13,752 63.7%
 Black Or African American 1,900 8.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 209 1.0%
 Asian 434 2.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 14 0.1%
 Other Race 4,350 20.2%
 Two Or More Races 924 4.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner7070498490959123913342
Renter813683302641751248524
Total1511,0721,3141,17376636321866

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,165 62%
 Single Guardian 1,053 21%
 Singles 716 14%
 Singles With Roommate 189 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 2,343 46%
 Households with Kids 2,780 54%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male125130138151152164183164171161178182173158139135159146222256
Female146154152139159165152140145163180164136144151152161140138110
Total271284290290311329335304316324358346309302290287320286360366

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 92251 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 92251 were primarily built in the 2000s. Looking at 92251 real estate data, the median home value of $177,000 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 92251. Rentals in 92251 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 92251 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 17,048 79.0%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 4,504 20.9%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 31 0.1%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,202 57%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 470 8%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,451 26%
 Households Vacant 449 8%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 74 16.5%
 Rented & Unoccupied 3 0.7%
 For Sale Only 162 36.1%
 Sold & Unoccupied 23 5.1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 54 12.0%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 133 29.6%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 9 0.6%
 1 Bedroom 269 17.4%
 2 Bedroom 413 26.7%
 3+ Bedroom 857 55.4%
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 $71,574 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 92251 is likely to be one of the nicer parts of town with a more affluent demographic.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 92251 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. It is very uncommon, compared to the rest of the US, for employees to have to travel more than 45 minutes to their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 5,305 31%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,995 18%
 No Earnings 8,705 51%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Sources of Household Income

Percent of Households Receiving Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Investment Income

Percent of Households Receiving Investment Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Retirement Income

Percent of Households Receiving Retirement Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 5,305 31%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,995 18%
 No Earnings 8,705 51%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 6,807 96.8%
 Public transportation 13 0.2%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 63 0.9%
 Worked at Home 146 2.1%
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. The population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 2,455 29.4%
 High School Graduate 4,229 50.7%
 Associate's degree 552 6.6%
 Bachelor's degree 779 9.3%
 Master's degree 239 2.9%
 Professional school degree 45 0.5%
 Doctorate degree 39 0.5%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 4,269 84.9%
 Enrolled in Private School 220 4.4%
 Not Enrolled in School 538 10.7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 92251

ZIP Code 92251 is in the Imperial Unf School District. There are 7 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 92251.

Ben Hulse Elementary
303 South D St
Imperial, CA 92251
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Imperial Unf School District
Frank M. Wright Middle School
885 North Imperial Ave
Imperial, CA 92251
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Imperial Unf School District
T. L. Waggoner Elementary
627 Joshua Tree St
Imperial, CA 92251
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Imperial Unf School District
Imperial Ave. Holbrook High School
322 North Imperial Ave
Imperial, CA 92251
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Imperial Unf School District
Imperial High School
517 West Barioni Blvd
Imperial, CA 92251
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Imperial Unf School District
Valley Christian School
2353 La Brucherie Rd
Imperial, CA 92251
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Faith Academy
320 S J St
Imperial, CA 92251
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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