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Imperial County Information

The population of the county according to what the census gathered in 2010 was 174,528 and the county seat is El Centro. The county was founded in 1907 making it the last county to be formed in California. The total area of the county is 4,482 square miles. The county was named for the Imperial Land Company, which was incorporated in the California in 1900. The county office departments that work together to keep everything peaceful in the county are emergency management, probation, auditor, Sheriff’s office, and attorney.

The area codes in use for this county are:  442 and 760.  

Sheriff’s Office

The name of the Sheriff is Raymond Loera and the address of his office is at 328 Applestill Road, El Centro, CA 92243. The phone number is 442-265-2000.  

The divisions in the Sheriff’s office are civil, dispatch, coroner, patrol, investigations, records, Scientific investigations, property and evidence, Sheriff’s explorers, and volunteer groups.

You can contact the Sheriff’s explorers at 442-265-2097 or you can send an email to alowenthal@icso.org

VINA contact number is 800-721-7950.

County District Court

Imperial County is part of the Southern District of California and it was 13 active district judges, 5 senior district judges, and magistrate judges who work full time in San Diego. There is a 10th full time magistrate judge who sits in El Centro. Even if the district court handles civil and criminal filings, it is known for the criminal caseload it handles. There are three courts associated with the county and they are:

  • El Centro Court is located at 939 Main Street, El Centro, Ca.
  • Calexico Court is located 415 4th Street, Calexico, Ca.
  • Brawley Court is located at 220 Main Street, Brawley, Ca.

The Hon. Christopher J. Plourd is the Presiding Judge and Maria Rhinehart is the Interim Court Executive Officer.  Additional information regarding court locations and judges can be found at:

Fees and fines can be paid using your debit or credit card via online or you can send a check or money order to the court.

County Jail

328 Applestill Road El Centro, CA 92243

Phone number is (442) 265-2220

Visitation – You need to arrive at the jail one hour before the visiting times. Do not forget to bring your valid state issued ID. You cannot bring bags or purses and other belongings. Visits last not more than 30 minutes and only up to 2 visitors at a time.

Contact the Imperial County Public Defender
Public defender’s provide: counsel upon arrest, representation during criminal investigative proceedings, interviewing witnesses, arrange bail, conduct pretrial discovery, withdraw pleas, suppression of evidence motions, jury selection, opening statements, legal research, and more
Name:Imperial County Public Defender
Address:895 Broadway Street, El Centro, California, 92243
Phone:760-482-4510
Hours:Mon-Fri 8:00 AM-12:00 PM, 1:00 PM-4:00 PM
Imperial County Probation Department
Probation officers hold offenders accountable by ensuring that financial restitution is being paid to victims and community service is completed. The probation department provides warrant searches, sex offender lookups, DWI conviction information, adult or youth misdemeanor and felony offense records.
Office:Imperial County Probation Department
Location:324 Applestille Road, El Centro, California, 92243
Phone:760-339-6288
Fax:760-352-8933
Imperial County Jail Statistics
Number of Persons Confined534
Avg Daily Population503
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Full time payroll96
Full time total employees96
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Address: 328 APPLESTILL ROAD EL CENTRO CA 92243

Imperial County Unemployment and Median Household Income
Civilian Labor Force Annual Average, 201676,863
Number Employed Annual Average, 201658,784
Number Unemployed Annual Average, 201618,079
Unemployment Rate, 201623.5
Median Household Income Annual Average, 201539,925
Sources: Unemployment – Bureau of Labor Statistics LAUS data, Median Household Income – Census Bureau SAIPE data, Rural Classifications – USDA Economic Research Service
Imperial County Poverty Data
Estimate of People of All Ages In Poverty 201441,685
Estimate Percentage of People of All Ages In Poverty 201524.3
Source: U.S. Census Bureau, Model-based Small Area Income & Poverty Estimates (SAIPE)

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