El Centro, Imperial County, California

El Centro: City in Imperial County, California, USA

About

El Centro is a city located in the county of Imperial in the U.S. state of California. Its population at the 2010 census was 42,598. After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 43,601 inhabitants.

The city was created 117 years ago in 1904.

Quick Facts about El Centro

Population : 43,601 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : California (United States)
County : Imperial County
Postal code : 92243–92244
Phone Area Codes : 760
Water as percent of area : 0.16%
Land as percent of area : 99.84%
Altitude : 39 feet / 12 meters
Capital city : El Centro is capital of Imperial County
Establishment : January 01, 1905 (117 years ago)
Time Zone : Pacific Time Zone
Local time : 00:50:33 (10th December 2022)
Population growth : 2.3% (2010-2020)
El Centro locator map
Location of El Centro on California map.
Imperial County Superior Courthouse El Centro Night image
Imperial County Superior Courthouse El Centro Night
Imperial County Superior Courthouse El Centro Night image

Geography

El Centro is located at 32°47'31"N 115°33'47"W (32.7920000, -115.5630500).

El Centro map

Demographics

The population of El Centro increased by 2.3% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 42,598 - census
2011 42,977 0.88% estimation process
2012 43,023 0.11% estimation process
2013 43,316 0.68% estimation process
2014 43,496 0.41% estimation process
2015 43,655 0.36% estimation process
2016 44,028 0.85% estimation process
2017 44,114 0.19% estimation process
2018 44,089 -0.06% estimation process
2019 44,079 -0.02% estimation process
2020 43,601 -1.1% estimation process

El Centro zip code is 92243. County name: Imperial, County fips: 06025

Cabarker, Ehl'-Sentro, El Centras, El Centro, El Sentro, ai er sen te luo, al sntrw, al sntrw kalyfrnya, ela sentro, elsenteulo, Ел Сентро, Эль-Сентро, אל סנטרו, إل سنترو, ال سنترو، کالیفرنیا, एल सेन्ट्रो, エル・セントロ, 埃尔森特罗, 엘센트로

Where ot Eat in El Centro

1 Quality Inn El Centro I-8

Rating: 3.7 (368)

1455 Ocotillo Dr, El Centro, CA 92243, United States ➦ Show Map

☎ +17603525152 🔗 Url

Quality Inn El Centro I-8

Where to Stay in El Centro

1 Motel 6 El Centro, CA

Rating: 3.6 (797)

395 Smoketree Dr, El Centro, CA 92243, United States ➦ Show Map

☎ +17603536766 🔗 Url

Motel 6 El Centro, CA

2 Travelodge by Wyndham El Centro

Rating: 3.7 (371)

2015 Cottonwood Cir, El Centro, CA 92243, United States ➦ Show Map

☎ +17603529700 🔗 Url

Travelodge by Wyndham El Centro

3 Hampton Inn El Centro

Rating: 4.3 (354)

598 E Wake Ave, El Centro, CA 92243, United States ➦ Show Map

☎ +17603362000 🔗 Url

Hampton Inn El Centro

4 Holiday Inn Express & Suites El Centro, an IHG Hotel

Rating: 4.2 (321)

350 Smoketree Dr, El Centro, CA 92243, United States ➦ Show Map

☎ +17603526666 🔗 Url

Holiday Inn Express & Suites El Centro, an IHG Hotel

5 Sunbeam Lake RV Resort

Rating: 4.3 (302)

1716 Sunbeam Lake Dr, El Centro, CA 92243, United States ➦ Show Map

☎ +17603527154 🔗 Url

Sunbeam Lake RV Resort

Other Places in El Centro

1 El Centro Police Department

Rating: 2.5 (20)

150 N 11th St, El Centro, CA 92243, United States ➦ Show Map

☎ +17603522111 🔗 Url

El Centro Police Department

2 El Centro City Hall

Rating: 4 (6)

1275 Main St, El Centro, CA 92243, United States ➦ Show Map

☎ +17603522113 🔗 Url

El Centro City Hall

3 El Centro Parks & Recreation

Rating: 4.3 (4)

375 S 1st St, El Centro, CA 92243, United States ➦ Show Map

☎ +17603374555 🔗 Url

El Centro Parks & Recreation

4 El Centro City Council

Rating: 3.7 (3)

1275 Main St, El Centro, CA 92243, United States ➦ Show Map

☎ +17603368989 🔗 Url

El Centro City Council

5 El Centro City Building Department

Rating: 5 (1)

1275 Main St, El Centro, CA 92243, United States ➦ Show Map

☎ +17603374508 🔗 Url

6 Department Planning & Zoning

Rating: 5 (1)

1275 Main St, El Centro, CA 92243, United States ➦ Show Map

☎ +17603374545 🔗 Url

7 El Centro Animal Control

Rating: 5 (1)

150 N 11th St, El Centro, CA 92243, United States ➦ Show Map

☎ +17603368981 🔗 Url

8 El Centro City Attorney

1275 Main St, El Centro, CA 92243, United States ➦ Show Map

☎ +17603374535 🔗 Url

9 El Centro City Personnel

1275 Main St, El Centro, CA 92243, United States ➦ Show Map

☎ +17603374548 🔗 Url

10 El Centro City Engineering

1275 Main St, El Centro, CA 92243, United States ➦ Show Map

☎ +17603374505 🔗 Url

People born in El Centro (26)

People born in El Centro, including film director and screenwriter Jerry Belson, boxer Manuel Ortiz, ice hockey player Dan Hacker, .

List

  • Ken Howard (American actor) he was born in 28/03/1944
  • Angélica Gavaldón (Mexican tennis player) she was born in 03/10/1973
  • Robert Thomas (American football player, linebacker) he was born in 17/07/1980
  • Glenn Cadrez (American football player) he was born in 02/01/1970
  • Marti Maraden (Canadian actress) she was born in 22/06/1945
  • Paul Serna (American baseball player) he was born in 16/11/1958
  • Richard Carr (Chief of Chaplains of the United States Air Force) he was born in 03/12/1925
  • Stan Thomas (American football player) he was born in 28/10/1968
  • Tommy Hinkley (American actor) he was born in 31/05/1960
  • Walter Beasley (American musician) he was born in 24/05/1961
  • William Andrew Goddard III (American chemist) he was born in 29/03/1937
  • Michael Polish (American film director, screenwriter, actor and producer) he was born in 30/10/1970
  • Mark Polish (American film actor, screenwriter and producer) he was born in 30/10/1970
  • Roscoe Cook (American sprinter) he was born in 02/03/1939
  • Ray Zinn he was born in 24/09/1937
  • Sean Bennett (American cyclist) he was born in 31/03/1996
  • Brooke Brinson she was born in 21/02/1986
  • Justin Burquist (film director)

Schools in El Centro

College & universities near El Centro, CA

Code Name City ZIP
111726 CET-El Centro El Centro (CA) 92243

Stations (1)

Amtrak & bus stations near El Centro, CA

Code Name Address Type
YUM Yuma 281 Gila Street RAIL

Post offices near El Centro

Post Office Name City ZIP
El Centr Post Office El Centro (CA) 92243

Other cities in Imperial County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Imperial County , CA.

City Name Population Title
Calexico 39,547 City in California
Brawley 26,015 City in Imperial County, California, United States
Imperial 19,663 City in Imperial County, California, United States
Calipatria 6,781 City in Imperial County, California, United States
Holtville 6,095 City in California
Heber 4,275 Census-designated place in Imperial County, California
Salton City 3,763 Census-designated place in Imperial County, California
Westmorland 2,231 City in Imperial County, California, United States of America
Seeley 1,739 Census-designated place in Imperial County, California
Niland 1,006 Census designated place

Distance to Other Cities

El Centro distances to largest California cities