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ZIP Code 92253

Primary City:La Quinta, CA (View All Cities)
County: Riverside County
Timezone: Pacific (6:01pm)
Area code: 760 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:33.67, -116.28
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 92253

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 92253. 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 92253. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 92253, 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:
La Quinta, CA

Stats and Demographics for the 92253 ZIP Code

ZIP code 92253 is located in southeast California and covers a slightly less 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 92253 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of families and a slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 92253 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 37,262
Population Density 1,066 people per sq mi
Housing Units 23,339
Median Home Value $348,400
Land Area 34.97 sq mi
Water Area 0.44 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 14,709
Median Household Income $68,107

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 46Male Median Age: 45Female Median Age: 46

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male8961,0921,3081,2868577967878751,1931,2961,1561,1611,4051,4231,081708427253
Female8771,0341,3031,2437628048251,0611,2961,4641,4991,4831,7331,4231,041670391353
Total1,7732,1262,6112,5291,6191,6001,6121,9362,4892,7602,6552,6443,1382,8462,1221,378818606

Gender

 Male 18,000 48%
 Female 19,262 52%
Gender

Race

 White 29,388 78.9%
 Black Or African American 701 1.9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 229 0.6%
 Asian 1,171 3.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 41 0.1%
 Other Race 4,519 12.1%
 Two Or More Races 1,213 3.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner485121,4472,2642,7512,6631,191274
Renter203780792661421358242102
Total2511,2922,2392,9253,1723,0211,433376

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 8,657 59%
 Single Guardian 2,019 14%
 Singles 3,093 21%
 Singles With Roommate 940 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 10,404 71%
 Households with Kids 4,305 29%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male182181178198213218205240216255277250248278250281285256214195
Female159173188192172189195241237239239257276292302272263223183166
Total341354366390385407400481453494516507524570552553548479397361

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 92253 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 92253 were primarily built in the 2000s. Looking at 92253 real estate data, the median home value of $348,400 is extremely high compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 92253. Rentals in 92253 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 92253 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 37,205 99.8%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 7 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 50 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 8,738 37%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,412 10%
 Renter Occupied Households 3,559 15%
 Households Vacant 8,630 37%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 693 8.0%
 Rented & Unoccupied 54 0.6%
 For Sale Only 783 9.1%
 Sold & Unoccupied 87 1.0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 6,450 74.7%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 562 6.5%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 14 0.3%
 1 Bedroom 753 18.5%
 2 Bedroom 945 23.2%
 3+ Bedroom 2,362 58.0%
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 $68,107 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 92253 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 92253 can expect to fall in that range. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 9,040 30%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 8,138 27%
 No Earnings 13,210 43%
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 9,040 30%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 8,138 27%
 No Earnings 13,210 43%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 13,302 89.4%
 Public transportation 107 0.7%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 22 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 383 2.6%
 Worked at Home 1,071 7.2%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. The area has some of the highest percentages of people who attended college of any ZIP.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 1,456 12%
 High School Graduate 5,623 44%
 Associate's degree 786 6%
 Bachelor's degree 2,900 23%
 Master's degree 1,063 8%
 Professional school degree 612 5%
 Doctorate degree 219 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 5,671 76.3%
 Enrolled in Private School 1,087 14.6%
 Not Enrolled in School 677 9.1%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 92253

ZIP Code 92253 is in the Desert Sands Unf School District. There are 9 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 92253.

Horizon
43330 Palm Royale Dr
La Quinta, CA 92253
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Desert Sands Unf School District
John Adams Elementary
50800 Desert Club Dr
La Quinta, CA 92253
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Desert Sands Unf School District
Harry S. Truman Elementary
78870 Ave 50
La Quinta, CA 92253
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Desert Sands Unf School District
La Quinta Middle School
78900 Ave 50
La Quinta, CA 92253
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Desert Sands Unf School District
Benjamin Franklin Elementary
77800 Calle Tampico
La Quinta, CA 92253
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Desert Sands Unf School District
Colonel Mitchell Paige Middle School
43495 Palm Royale Dr
La Quinta, CA 92253
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Desert Sands Unf School District
La Quinta High School
79255 Westward Ho Dr
La Quinta, CA 92253
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Desert Sands Unf School District
Summit High (continuation)
43330 Palm Royale Dr
La Quinta, CA 92253
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Desert Sands Unf School District
La Quinta Christian Fellowship
50-800 Calle Paloma
La Quinta, CA 92253
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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