Valley Center, CA 92082 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 92082: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Valley Center, CA 92082

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: San Diego County
  • Centroid: Latitude 33.253, Longitude -117.037
  • Time Zone: Pacific Time Zone (UTC -8 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 513
  • PO Box Addresses: 1,586
  • Residential Addresses: 5,591
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 18
    • Single Family Addresses: 5,573

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Database updated: February 1, 2018, Maps updated: February 1, 2018.

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Valley Center, CA 92082 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 20,845
Daytime Population: Workers 10,572
Daytime Population: Residents 11,876
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 22,448
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.08
Population in Households 20,781
Population in Familes 17,889
Population in Group Qrtrs 64
Population Density2 202
Diversity Index3 75


Median Household Income $88,768
Average Household Income $116,494
Per Capita Income $37,856


Total Housing Units 7,140 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 5,218 (73.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,532 (21.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 390 ( 5.5%)
Median Home Value $540,665
Average Home Value $596,028


Total Households 6,750
Average Household Size 3.08
Family Households 5,234
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 1.19% 1.16%
Households 1.11% 1.1%
Families 1.11% 1.11%
Median Household Income   2.2%
Per Capita Income   2.42%

Valley Center, CA 92082 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 92082 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 # 806 54th
Population Density # 1098 38th
Diversity Index # 675 62nd
Median Household Income # 332 81st
Per Capita Income # 582 67th

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