The town of Imperial, California is home to slightly less than 16,000 residents. Families with young children are widely prevalent, as kids under 5 make up an above-average percentage of the population, while retirees are less well-represented. Overall, the city's residents, with an average age of just under 32, skew decidedly younger than most cities in California. Most residents own their homes in Imperial, and 30% of residents rent. Renters in the city benefit from a relatively low average rent of $1,138 per month, which is substantially less than the state average.
With an average commute time of about 22 minutes, quicker than most cities in the state, Imperial residents find that traveling to work isn't overly time-consuming. Many residents (38%) commute to work by car, while public transportation isn't used. Walking isn't a common way to get to work.
Eight percent of Imperial residents over the age of 25 possess a Bachelor's degree, while 4% have earned a Master's degree or Doctorate. Many Imperial residents work in one of three industries: public administration, retail, and healthcare. Together, these industries account for 21% of the workforce in the city. Meanwhile, looking at job function, many of the city's residents work in sales, making it the top profession in the city. With an average annual income of about $87,000, Imperial workers take home about the same as their peers elsewhere in California. However, Imperial compares more favorably to the national average of $73,345.
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