San Diego, CA 92126 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 92126: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
San Diego, CA 92126

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 2,025
  • Single Family Addresses: 18,338
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 6,783
  • County: San Diego County
  • Centroid: Latitude 32.913, Longitude -117.148
  • Time Zone: Pacific Time Zone (UTC -8 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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San Diego, CA 92126 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 74,359
Daytime Population: Workers 32,442
Daytime Population: Residents 34,303
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 66,745
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.90
Population in Households 72,871
Population in Familes 59,717
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,488
Population Density2 7,486
Diversity Index3 74


Median Household Income $84,228
Average Household Income $100,493
Per Capita Income $33,113


Total Housing Units 24,914 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 13,442 (54.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 10,657 (42.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 815 ( 3.3%)
Median Home Value $442,860
Average Home Value $461,594


Total Households 24,099
Average Household Size 3.02
Family Households 17,645
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.99% 0.79%
Households 0.88% 0.73%
Families 0.91% 0.74%
Median Household Income   1.84%
Per Capita Income   2.38%

San Diego, CA 92126 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 92126 to the other 1,761 ZIP Codes in California by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 49 97th
Population Density # 279 84th
Diversity Index # 716 60th
Median Household Income # 397 78th
Per Capita Income # 742 58th

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