Zip Code 93242 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameLaton
Zip Code StateCalifornia
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Fresno
Secondary County: Kings
Area Code559
Current Population:3468
Racial Majority:Hispanic 0%
Public School Racial Majority:Hispanic 81.1%
Unemployment Rate:9.9%
Median Household Income$39084
Average Adjusted Gross Income$47820
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time22.6 Minutes
Time Zone:Pacific Daylight Time
Elevation Range197 - 236 ft.
Area49 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)36.44822500, -119.71486700

Zip Code 93242 Description

Zip Code 93242 is located in the state of California in the Fresno - Visalia metro area. Zip code 93242 is primarily located in Fresno County. Portions of 93242 are also located in Kings County. The official US Postal Service name for 93242 is LATON, California. Portions of zip code 93242 are contained within or border the city limits of Laton, CA, . The area code for zip code 93242 is 559. 93242 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in California.

The current unemployment level in 93242 is 9.9% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 8.7% and is higher 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 93242 increased to 3468 from 2880 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 93242 is Hispanic while the majority ethnicity attending 93242 public schools is Hispanic. 83.3% of students in 93242 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 1173 36.32% 1182 -1%
 Black Or African American 0 0% 4 -100%
 Hispanic 2018 62.48% 2210 -9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 16 -100%
 Asian 12 0.37% 32 -63%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 2 0% 2 -100%
 Two Or More Races 22 0.84% 22 +23%

Zip Code 93242 Race/Ethnicity

 White 12.2%
 Black Or African American 0.8%
 Hispanic 81.1%
 Asian 0.1%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.1%
 Two or More Races 5.6%

Zip Code 93242 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population34682880
Male Population52.40%
Female Population47.60%
Total Households1001
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
83.3%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$39084
Income Under $50K Per Year67.90%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year21.60%
Income Above $100K Per Year10.50%
93242 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
California District 21TJ CoxDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$320600
Average Real Estate Sale Price$113850
Current Unemployment Level 9.9%
Previous Month Unemployment Level10.1%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago11.0%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 9a: 20F to 25F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 9a: 20F to 25F
Köppen Climate ClassificationBSk - Cold Semi-Arid Climate
Ecoregion
Average First Frost DatesNovember 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesMarch 1 - 10

Zip Code 93242 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)37404447535963625850403549
Avg Max Temp (°F)54626775839196959080655476
Avg Precip (In.)1.761.691.79.62.29.1.01.02.25.47.851.088.92
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Fresno, CA
CBSA Type93242
CBSA Population943457
Time ZonePacific Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Los_Angeles
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-8 Hours