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ZIP Code 92259

Post Office City:Ocotillo, CA (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
County: Imperial County
Timezone: Pacific (11:04am)
Area code: 760 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:32.75, -116.03
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 92259

The list below includes the cities that the US Post Office accepts for ZIP code 92259. The preferred city may not be the city in which the ZIP is located. The city for 92259 is usually the name of the main post office. When mailing your package or letter, always include the preferred or acceptable cities. Using any city in the list of unacceptable cities may result in delays.

Primary/preferred city:
Ocotillo, CA

Stats and Demographics for the 92259 ZIP Code

ZIP code 92259 is located in southeast California and covers a large 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 92259 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is extremely large. There are also an extremely large number of single adults and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 92259 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 390
Population Density 1 people per sq mi
Housing Units 526
Median Home Value $78,400
Land Area 324.14 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 202
Median Household Income $20,951

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 56Male Median Age: 56Female Median Age: 56

Under 511516
85 Plus6713


 Male 213 55%
 Female 177 45%


 White 360 92.3%
 Black Or African American 1 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 2 0.5%
 Asian 7 1.8%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 17 4.4%
 Two Or More Races 3 0.8%

Head of Household by Age

85 Plus12012

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 71 35%
 Single Guardian 24 12%
 Singles 94 47%
 Singles With Roommate 13 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 172 85%
 Households with Kids 30 15%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 92259 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are vacant. Homes in ZIP code 92259 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 2000s. Looking at 92259 real estate data, the median home value of $78,400 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 92259 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 92259 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 92259 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

For more information, see Ocotillo, CA real estate.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 390 100%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 67 13%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 83 16%
 Renter Occupied Households 52 10%
 Households Vacant 324 62%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 7 2%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 3 1%
 Sold & Unoccupied 5 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 183 56%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 126 39%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 7 35%
 1 Bedroom 13 65%
 2 Bedroom 0 0%
 3+ Bedroom 0 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 $20,951 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 92259 may not be as nice as other parts of town.

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 92259 has a well above average number of people who do not use a vehicle to commute. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 92259 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. In 92259 though, the percentage of people that make it to work in under half an hour is among the lowest. The area has an extremely high percentage of people that most travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment. People that commute should be aware of the potentially long commute times.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 5 2%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 67 21%
 No Earnings 245 77%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 5 2%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 67 21%
 No Earnings 245 77%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 60 83%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 12 17%
 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. Despite the lower high school graduation rates, compared to other ZIPs, a much higher percentage of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 87 32%
 High School Graduate 134 49%
 Associate's degree 14 5%
 Bachelor's degree 25 9%
 Master's degree 13 5%
 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 81 100%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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