ZIP Code 92240 - Desert Hot Springs California

ZIP Code 92240 is located in Desert Hot Springs California. Portions of 92240 are also in Garnet and Palm Springs and Cathedral City. 92240 is entirely within Riverside County. Regionally, it is located in Metro Los Angeles.

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ZIP Code 92240 Quick Stats

ZIP Code NameDesert Hot Springs
Primary CountyRiverside County
ZIP Code TypeStandard
Population (2022)40,755
Area Code(s)442 / 760
Current Time

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92240 Demographics

92240 can be classified socioeconomically as Lower Middle Class class compared to other ZIP Codes in California based on Median Household Income and Average Adjusted Gross Income. The majority race/ethnicity residing in 92240 is Hispanic. The majority race/ethnicity attending public schools in 92240 is Hispanic. The current unemployment level in 92240 is 6.7%.

Population Growth Rate0.00%
Population Density595 People per Square Mile
Total Households11,219
Percentage High Income Households0.5%
Median Household Income (2021)$42,155
Average Adjusted Gross Income (2020)$37,510
Current Unemployment Rate (April 2024)6.7%
Majority Race/EthnictyHispanic - 47.94%
Public School Majority Race/EthnictyHispanic - 80.40%

92240 Race/Ethnicty Breakdown

Native American5541.13%
Hawaiian/Pac. Islander270.06%

92240 Public School Race/Ethnicty Breakdown

Native American260.4%
Hawaiian/Pac. Islander60.09%

92240 Educational Attainment Levels

Highest Education Level AttainedTotalPercentage
Less Than 1 Year of College1,3469.48%
Bachelor Degree1,50210.57%
High School Diploma4,43331.21%
No High School Diploma6834.81%
GED or Alternate8365.89%
1 or More Years of College3,05521.51%
Associates Degree1,49710.54%
Masters Degree5533.89%
Professional Degree2101.48%
Doctorate Degree900.63%

92240 Geography

Adjacent ZIP Codes
Cities/Towns in 92240
RegionMetro Los Angeles
Metropolitan/Micropolitan Stat AreaRiverside-San Bernardino-Ontario, CA
Time ZonePacific Daylight Time
IANA TimezoneAmerica/Los_Angeles
Area69 Square Miles

92240 Politics

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92240 Weather and Climate Data

Plant Hardiness ZoneZone 9b: 25F to 30F
Average First Frost DateDecember 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DateFebruary 11 - 20
Koppen-Geiger Climate ZoneBSh - Hot Semi-Arid Climate

92240 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)41444752596672736757464055
Avg Max Temp (°F)67717784911011051059888756686
Avg Precip (In.)

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