Palm Desert, CA 92211 ZIP Code Profile

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Preferred City Name & Primary Data

Preferred Name, USPS
Palm Desert, CA 92211

Primary Data:

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 990
  • Single Family Addresses: 14,990
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 1,244
  • County: Riverside County
  • Centroid: Latitude 33.746, Longitude -116.33
  • Time Zone: Pacific Time Zone (UTC -8 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

Palm Desert, CA 92211 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 92211 to the other 1,675 ZIP Codes in California by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 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 # 703 58th
Population Density1 # 798 52nd
Diversity Index2 # 1351 19th
Median Household Income # 624 63rd
Per Capita Income # 251 85th

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Palm Desert, CA 92211 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2014)


Total Population 25,050
Population in Households 24,994
Population in Familes 18,703
Population in Group Qrtrs 56
Population Density1 1,310
Diversity Index2 43


Total Households 12,824
Average Household Size 1.95
Family Households 7,794
Average Family Size 2


Total Housing Units 20,431 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 9,663 (47.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 3,161 (15.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 7,607 (37.2%)
Median Home Value $327,406
Average Home Value $393,780


Median Household Income $62,315
Average Household Income $86,462
Per Capita Income $44,312
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 0.9% 1.19%
Households 0.76% 1.04%
Families 0.73% 1.04%
Median Household Income   4.66%
Per Capita Income   2.99%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood 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.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.

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