Palm Desert, CA 92211 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 92211: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Palm Desert, CA 92211

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 1,084
  • Single Family Addresses: 15,529
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 1,443
  • County: Riverside County
  • Centroid: Latitude 33.746, Longitude -116.33
  • Time Zone: Pacific Time Zone (UTC -8 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Palm Desert, CA 92211 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 25,687
Population in Households 25,634
Population in Familes 19,212
Population in Group Qrtrs 53
Population Density1 1,416
Diversity Index2 44


Total Households 13,056
Average Household Size 1.96
Family Households 7,959
Average Family Size 2


Total Housing Units 20,915 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 9,872 (47.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 3,184 (15.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 7,859 (37.6%)
Median Home Value $446,882
Average Home Value $507,699


Median Household Income $58,661
Average Household Income $92,695
Per Capita Income $47,203
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.93% 1.1%
Households 0.76% 0.94%
Families 0.76% 0.95%
Median Household Income   2.23%
Per Capita Income   1.9%
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.

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

The table below compares 92211 to the other 1,756 ZIP Codes in California by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 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 # 701 60th
Population Density1 # 770 56th
Diversity Index2 # 1386 21st
Median Household Income # 807 54th
Per Capita Income # 275 84th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE California Census Data Comparison Tool.