Imperial SnackAbility

8.5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
7/10
Housing
8.5
Affordability
8.5
Diversity
8
Safety
9
Amenities
9
Education
6
Commute
8.5

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Imperial, California Info Snack

Imperial is a city in Imperial County, California. Imperial is located 4 miles (6.4 km) north of El Centro. As of the 2010 census, the city had a population of 14,758. It is part of the El Centro metropolitan area. Nearby recreation facilities transform the desert into a popular Valley tourist destination due to availability of activities. Three year-round golf courses are within minutes of Imperial. The sand dunes provide a place for campers and dune buggy enthusiasts. This region is well known for its abundance of bird species such as dove, quail, ducks, pheasant and geese.
Population
16,931
Unemployment
11.8%
Poverty
5.8%
Median Home
$209,200
Median Income
$85,163
Median Rent
$1,216

Rankings for Imperial in California

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1

Calexico, CA
Population 39,953

2

Brawley, CA
Population 25,959

3

Heber, CA
Population 4,273

4

El Centro, CA
Population 43,932

5

Holtville, CA
Population 6,355

Map Of Imperial, CA

Population over time in Imperial

Year Population % Change
2017 16,931 2.1%
2016 16,583 2.3%
2015 16,215 2.7%
2014 15,782 3.8%
2013 15,205 3.5%
2012 14,689 4.8%
2011 14,017 4.6%
2010 13,406 -

Crime in Imperial Per 100k

Crime Imperial CA USA
Violent Crime 62.4 449.3 382.9
Murder 5.7 4.6 5.3
Robbery 11.3 143.2 98.0
Aggravated Assault 45.4 264.2 248.9
Property Crime 346.0 2496.7 2362.0
Burglary 79.4 446.9 430.4
Larceny 204.2 1623.9 1694.0
Car Theft 62.4 425.9 237.4

Race / Ethnicity in Imperial

White
15.3% (2,596)
African American
3.0% (504)
American Indian
0.3% (56)
Asian
2.1% (357)
Hawaiian
0.2% (27)
Other
0.3% (43)
Two Or More
2.0% (333)
Hispanic
76.9% (13,015)
Race Imperial CA USA
White 15.3% 37.9% 61.5%
African American 3.0% 5.5% 12.3%
American Indian 0.3% 0.4% 0.7%
Asian 2.1% 13.9% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.2% 0.4% 0.2%
Other 0.3% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.0% 2.9% 2.3%
Hispanic 76.9% 38.8% 17.6%

Household Income For Imperial, California

Less than $10,000
3.4% (57,565)
$10,000 to $14,999
2.9% (49,099)
$15,000 to $24,999
3.2% (54,179)
$25,000 to $34,999
4.5% (76,189)
$35,000 to $49,999
6.3% (106,665)
$50,000 to $74,999
19.9% (336,926)
$75,000 to $99,999
24.5% (414,809)
$100,000 to $149,999
23.1% (391,106)
$150,000 to $199,999
7.1% (120,210)
$200,000 or more
5.0% (84,655)
Income Imperial CA USA
Less than $10,000 3.4% 5.4% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 2.9% 4.7% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 3.2% 8.6% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 4.5% 8.3% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 6.3% 11.4% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 19.9% 16.3% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 24.5% 12.2% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 23.1% 15.7% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 7.1% 7.8% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 5.0% 9.7% 6.3%

Gender in Imperial

Female
52.5% (8,891)
Male
47.5% (8,039)
Gender Imperial CA USA
Female 52.5% 50.3% 50.8%
Male 47.5% 49.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Imperial for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
7.3% (1,229)
9-12th Grade
6.1% (1,032)
High School / GED
19.9% (3,366)
Some College
34.0% (5,761)
Associate's Degree
11.4% (1,925)
Bachelor's Degree
14.4% (2,433)
Master's Degree
6.0% (1,013)
Professional Degree
0.6% (104)
Doctorate Degree
0.4% (63)
Education Imperial CA USA
< 9th Grade 7.3% 9.7% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 6.1% 7.8% 7.2%
High School / GED 19.9% 20.6% 27.3%
Some College 34.0% 21.5% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 11.4% 7.8% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 14.4% 20.4% 19.1%
Master's Degree 6.0% 8.2% 8.4%
Professional Degree 0.6% 2.4% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.4% 1.6% 1.4%

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