Zip Code 92239 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameDesert Center
Zip Code StateCalifornia
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Riverside
Secondary County: La Paz
Area Code442 / 760
Current Population:223
Racial Majority: 31.31%
Public School Racial Majority:Hispanic 50%
Unemployment Rate:8.0%
Median Household Income$34780
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time34.2 Minutes
Time Zone:Pacific Daylight Time
Elevation Range230 - 5236 ft.
Area3786 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)33.77724700, -115.40365600

Zip Code 92239 Description

Zip Code 92239 is located in the state of California in the Palm Springs metro area. Zip code 92239 is primarily located in Riverside County. Portions of 92239 are also located in La Paz County. The official US Postal Service name for 92239 is DESERT CENTER, California. Portions of zip code 92239 are contained within or border the city limits of Coachella, CA, Blythe, CA, . Zip code 92239 is within area code 760 and area code 928. 92239 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in California.

The current unemployment level in 92239 is 8.0% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 6.9% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 8.4% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 6.0%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 92239 decreased to 223 from 962 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 92239 is while the majority ethnicity attending 92239 public schools is Hispanic. 64.3% of students in 92239 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 134 31.31% 167 -20%
 Black Or African American 118 27.57% 1 +11700%
 Hispanic 156 36.45% 45 +247%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 0 +0%
 Asian 0 0% 3 -100%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 14 3.27% 0 +0%
 Other Race 0 0% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 7 1.4% 7 -14%

Zip Code 92239 Race/Ethnicity

 White 28.6%
 Black Or African American 0%
 Hispanic 50%
 Asian 0%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0%
 Two or More Races 21.4%

Zip Code 92239 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population223962
Male Population52.50%
Female Population47.50%
Total Households95
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$34780
Income Under $50K Per Year63.30%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year29.90%
Income Above $100K Per Year6.90%
92239 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
California District 36Raul RuizDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$129333
Average Real Estate Sale Price$59667
Current Unemployment Level 8.0%
Previous Month Unemployment Level8.6%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago5.4%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 10a: 30F to 35F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 9b: 25F to 30F
Köppen Climate ClassificationBWh - Hot Desert Climate
Average First Frost DatesDecember 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesJanuary 11 - 20

Zip Code 92239 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)43465057647379787261494359
Avg Max Temp (°F)65697582901001041039786736584
Avg Precip (In.).
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario, CA
CBSA Type92239
CBSA Population4235027
Time ZonePacific Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Los_Angeles
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-8 Hours