Zip Code 92251 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameImperial
Zip Code StateCalifornia
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Imperial
Area Code442 / 760
Current Population:21583
Racial Majority:Hispanic 0.23%
Public School Racial Majority:Hispanic 79.8%
Unemployment Rate:21.5%
Median Household Income$64627
Average Adjusted Gross Income$62420
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time19.7 Minutes
Current Time:
Time Zone:Pacific Standard Time
Elevation Range-131 - 197 ft.
Area124 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)32.87471008, -115.62979889

Zip Code 92251 Description

Zip Code 92251 is located in the state of California in the Yuma - El Centro metro area. Zip code 92251 is primarily located in Imperial County. The official US Postal Service name for 92251 is IMPERIAL, California. Portions of zip code 92251 are contained within or border the city limits of Imperial, CA, El Centro, CA, . The area code for zip code 92251 is 760. 92251 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in California.

The current unemployment level in 92251 is 21.5% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 23.8% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 10.8% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 6.9%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 92251 increased to 21583 from 14538 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 92251 is Hispanic while the majority ethnicity attending 92251 public schools is Hispanic. 46.9% of students in 92251 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 3699 16.55% 4291 -14%
 Black Or African American 1627 7.28% 1822 -11%
 Hispanic 16131 72.18% 14875 +8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 47 0.21% 59 -20%
 Asian 390 1.75% 350 +11%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 52 0.23% 9 +478%
 Other Race 29 0.16% 29 +24%
 Two Or More Races 148 1.64% 148 +147%

Zip Code 92251 Race/Ethnicity

 White 15.9%
 Black Or African American 1.5%
 Hispanic 79.8%
 Asian 2%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.2%
 Two or More Races 0.7%

Zip Code 92251 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population2158314538
Male Population59.70%
Female Population40.30%
Total Households5123
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$64627
Income Under $50K Per Year35.00%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year42.80%
Income Above $100K Per Year22.20%
92251 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
California District 51Juan VargasDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$174330
Average Real Estate Sale Price$156575
Current Unemployment Level 21.5%
Previous Month Unemployment Level22.0%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago19.5%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 10a: 30F to 35F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 10a: 30F to 35F
Köppen Climate ClassificationBWh - Hot Desert Climate
Average First Frost DatesDecember 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesJanuary 21 - 31

Zip Code 92251 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)40444853606875767059474057
Avg Max Temp (°F)697479859310310710510190786988
Avg Precip (In.).
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
El Centro, CA
CBSA Type92251
CBSA Population177819
Time ZonePacific Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Los_Angeles
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-8 Hours