Mountain Center, CA 92561 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 92561: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Mountain Center, CA 92561

Acceptable Alternative
Mountain Ctr, CA 92561

Not Acceptable, USPS
Pinyon Pines, CA 92561

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 46
  • Single Family Addresses: 579
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 78
  • County: Riverside County
  • Centroid: Latitude 33.518, Longitude -116.425
  • Time Zone: Pacific Time Zone (UTC -8 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Mountain Center, CA 92561 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 2,261
Population in Households 2,187
Population in Familes 1,669
Population in Group Qrtrs 74
Population Density1 5
Diversity Index2 54


Total Households 1,059
Average Household Size 2.07
Family Households 653
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 1,641 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 820 (50.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 239 (14.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 582 (35.5%)
Median Home Value $352,991
Average Home Value $440,244


Median Household Income $52,275
Average Household Income $91,570
Per Capita Income $44,294
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 1.76% 1.73%
Households 1.7% 1.64%
Families 1.69% 1.66%
Median Household Income   1.65%
Per Capita Income   1.8%
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.

Mountain Center, CA 92561 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 92561 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 # 1276 27th
Population Density1 # 1573 11th
Diversity Index2 # 1204 31st
Median Household Income # 1046 40th
Per Capita Income # 335 81st

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