Zip Code 92274 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameThermal
Zip Code StateCalifornia
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Imperial
Secondary County: Riverside
Area Code442 / 760
Current Population:19801
Racial Majority: 7.73%
Public School Racial Majority:Hispanic 96.8%
Unemployment Rate:19.4%
Median Household Income$28911
Average Adjusted Gross Income$27220
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time24 Minutes
Current Time:
PDT
Time Zone:Pacific Daylight Time
Elevation Range-240 - 1542 ft.
Area1017 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)33.14735031, -115.98249054

Zip Code 92274 Description

Zip Code 92274 is located in the state of California in the Palm Springs metro area. Zip code 92274 is primarily located in Imperial County. Portions of 92274 are also located in Riverside County. The official US Postal Service name for 92274 is THERMAL, California. Portions of zip code 92274 are contained within or border the city limits of Salton City, CA, Coachella, CA, La Quinta, CA, Desert Shores, CA, Salton Sea Beach, CA, and Mecca, CA. The area code for zip code 92274 is 760. 92274 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in California.

The current unemployment level in 92274 is 19.4% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 23.8% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 5.6% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 3.6%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 92274 increased to 19801 from 17009 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 92274 is while the majority ethnicity attending 92274 public schools is Hispanic. 76.2% of students in 92274 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 1464 7.73% 1527 -4%
 Black Or African American 72 0.38% 77 -6%
 Hispanic 17024 89.9% 17747 -4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 129 0.68% 183 -30%
 Asian 155 0.82% 132 +17%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 8 -100%
 Other Race 18 0% 18 -100%
 Two Or More Races 109 0.49% 109 -15%

Zip Code 92274 Race/Ethnicity

 White 0.8%
 Black Or African American 0.1%
 Hispanic 96.8%
 Asian 0.3%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.6%
 Two or More Races 1.4%

Zip Code 92274 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population1980117009
Male Population52.90%
Female Population47.10%
Total Households4926
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
76.2%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
87.5%
Median Household Income$28911
Income Under $50K Per Year74.70%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year17.80%
Income Above $100K Per Year7.50%
92274 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
California District 36Raul RuizDemocrat
California District 51Juan VargasDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$385325
Average Real Estate Sale Price$55604
Current Unemployment Level 19.4%
Previous Month Unemployment Level20.6%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago18.4%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 9b: 25F to 30F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 9b: 25F to 30F
Köppen Climate ClassificationBWh - Hot Desert Climate
Ecoregion
Average First Frost DatesDecember 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesFebruary 1 - 10

Zip Code 92274 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)39444955626975756957443856
Avg Max Temp (°F)717681889510410810610291797189
Avg Precip (In.).69.61.37.06.06.02.16.31.38.18.18.293.32
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario, CA
CBSA Type92274
CBSA Population4235027
Time ZonePacific Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Los_Angeles
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-8 Hours