Imperial County CA Information


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  1. Imperial County 2019 Demographic Data
  2. Growth Rates forImperial County (Historical & 5-Year Forecast)
  3. Peer Comparisons (Rank and Percentile)
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Imperial County CA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2019)


Total Population 182,583
Population in Households 173,112
Population in Familes 155,630
Population in Group Qrtrs 9,471
Population Density2 44
Diversity Index3 75


Median Household Income $50,271
Average Household Income $68,849
Per Capita Income $19,933


Total Housing Units 58,383 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 30,977 (53.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 20,692 (35.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 6,714 (11.5%)
Median Home Value $192,070
Average Home Value $232,836


Total Households 51,669
Average Household Size 3.35
Family Households 41,184
Average Family Size 4
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  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.


2010-2019 2019-2024
Population 0.49% 0.72%
Households 0.55% 0.73%
Families 0.54% 0.72%
Median Household Income   2.79%
Per Capita Income   3.17%


Imperial County CA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Imperial County to the other 58 counties and county equivalents in California by rank and percentile using July 1, 2019 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 # 30 50th
Population Density # 41 31st
Diversity Index # 28 53rd
Median Household Income # 48 19th
Per Capita Income # 58 2nd

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