Zip Code 91942 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameLa Mesa
Zip Code StateCalifornia
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: San Diego
Area Code619
Current Population:38069
Racial Majority:White 56.99%
Public School Racial Majority:White 47.7%
Unemployment Rate:7.1%
Median Household Income$52561
Average Adjusted Gross Income$65390
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time22.3 Minutes
Time Zone:Pacific Daylight Time
Elevation Range538 - 666 ft.
Area6 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)32.77766500, -117.02204600

Zip Code 91942 Description

Zip Code 91942 is located in the state of California in the San Diego metro area. Zip code 91942 is primarily located in San Diego County. The official US Postal Service name for 91942 is LA MESA, California. Portions of zip code 91942 are contained within or border the city limits of La Mesa, CA, San Diego, CA, and El Cajon, CA. The area code for zip code 91942 is 619. 91942 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in California.

The current unemployment level in 91942 is 7.1% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 5.0% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 8.4% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 6.0%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 91942 increased to 38069 from 24000 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 91942 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 91942 public schools is White. 38% of students in 91942 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 22477 56.99% 24623 -9%
 Black Or African American 2464 6.25% 2394 +3%
 Hispanic 9740 24.7% 7230 +35%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 132 0.33% 144 -8%
 Asian 2224 5.64% 2030 +10%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 221 0.56% 150 +47%
 Other Race 121 0.07% 121 -78%
 Two Or More Races 1377 5.46% 1377 +56%

Zip Code 91942 Race/Ethnicity

 White 47.7%
 Black Or African American 5.8%
 Hispanic 32.8%
 Asian 4.9%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.4%
 Two or More Races 7.9%

Zip Code 91942 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population3806924000
Male Population47.50%
Female Population52.50%
Total Households16998
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
38%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
0.0%
Median Household Income$52561
Income Under $50K Per Year47.20%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year37.30%
Income Above $100K Per Year15.60%
91942 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
California District 53Susan DavisDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$309704
Average Real Estate Sale Price$319365
Current Unemployment Level 7.1%
Previous Month Unemployment Level8.1%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago4.4%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 10a: 30F to 35F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 10a: 30F to 35F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCsb - Warm-Summer Mediterranean Climate
Ecoregion
Average First Frost DatesJanuary 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesJanuary 1 - 10

Zip Code 91942 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)43454750555862646155474252
Avg Max Temp (°F)68697173758085878580736876
Avg Precip (In.)2.92.622.961.07.33.11.05.1.29.561.321.5813.9
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
San Diego-Carlsbad-San Marcos, CA
CBSA Type91942
CBSA Population3120279
Time ZonePacific Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Los_Angeles
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-8 Hours