Thermal, CA 92274 ZIP Code Profile


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Preferred City Name & Primary Data

Preferred Name, USPS
Thermal, CA 92274

Not Acceptable, USPS
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Primary Data:

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 217
  • Single Family Addresses: 3,749
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
  • County: Riverside County
  • Centroid: Latitude 33.609, Longitude -116.162
  • Time Zone: Pacific Time Zone (UTC -8 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 92274 has segments in 2 Counties (Imperial, Riverside).

Thermal, CA 92274 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 92274 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 # 756 55th
Population Density1 # 1299 23rd
Diversity Index2 # 257 85th
Median Household Income # 1593 5th
Per Capita Income # 1607 4th

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Thermal, CA 92274 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2014)


Total Population 22,601
Population in Households 22,040
Population in Familes 19,798
Population in Group Qrtrs 561
Population Density1 44
Diversity Index2 85


Total Households 5,784
Average Household Size 3.81
Family Households 4,685
Average Family Size 4


Total Housing Units 7,341 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,759 (37.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 3,025 (41.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,557 (21.2%)
Median Home Value $95,556
Average Home Value $169,445


Median Household Income $28,269
Average Household Income $40,901
Per Capita Income $10,902
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 1.45% 1.39%
Households 1.28% 1.3%
Families 1.22% 1.29%
Median Household Income   1.77%
Per Capita Income   2.56%
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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