Desert Hot Springs, CA 92241 ZIP Code Profile


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ZIP Code 92241: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Desert Hot Springs, CA 92241

Acceptable Alternative
Dsrt Hot Spgs, CA 92241

Not Acceptable, USPS
Desert Edge, CA 92241
Sky Valley, CA 92241

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 39
  • Single Family Addresses: 4,540
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 36
  • County: Riverside County
  • Centroid: Latitude 33.9, Longitude -116.39
  • Time Zone: Pacific Time Zone (UTC -8 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Desert Hot Springs, CA 92241 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 9,350
Daytime Population: Workers 747
Daytime Population: Residents 6,195
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 6,942
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.74
Population in Households 9,300
Population in Familes 6,963
Population in Group Qrtrs 50
Population Density2 95
Diversity Index3 76


Median Household Income $37,758
Average Household Income $54,337
Per Capita Income $24,121


Total Housing Units 6,558 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 3,203 (48.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 908 (13.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 2,447 (37.3%)
Median Home Value $71,188
Average Home Value $164,830


Total Households 4,111
Average Household Size 2.26
Family Households 2,401
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 1.17% 1.29%
Households 1.09% 1.17%
Families 1.02% 1.18%
Median Household Income   0.68%
Per Capita Income   2.87%

Desert Hot Springs, CA 92241 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 92241 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 # 1020 42nd
Population Density # 1207 32nd
Diversity Index # 643 64th
Median Household Income # 1514 14th
Per Capita Income # 1201 32nd

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