©

Niland trip planner

Create a fully customized
day by day itinerary for free

Itinerary planner

+ Add destination
2 adults
Adults
- +
Teens
- +
Kids
- +
Close
Trip Planner USA  /  California  /  California Desert  /  Niland

Niland

4.4
Landmarks · Deserts · Volcanos
Niland is a census-designated place in Imperial County, California. The town is located 8mi north of Calipatria, 2mi southeast of the Salton Sea. The population was 1,006 at the 2010 census, down from 1,143 in 2000. It is part of the El Centro, California Metropolitan Statistical Area.HistoryThe Old Beach post office operated from 1905 to 1907. The Imperial Junction post office opened in 1910, changed its name to Hobgood in 1913, and to Niland in 1914. The name Hobgood honors pioneer Richard H. Hobgood. The name Niland was coined by the Imperial Farm Lands Association from "Nile Land" a commendatory name for the supposed fertility of the place.Demographics2010The 2010 United States Census reported that Niland had a population of 1,006. The population density was 2,504.8 people per square mile (967.1/km²). The racial makeup of Niland was 539 (53.6%) White, 36 (3.6%) African American, 20 (2.0%) Native American, 36 (3.6%) Asian, 0 (0.0%) Pacific Islander, 315 (31.3%) from other races, and 60 (6.0%) from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 618 persons (61.4%).
Find what you're looking for from your Niland holiday, by planning the whole thing with us using our handy United States day trip planner.
Source
Create a full itinerary — for free!

Plan your trip to Niland

  • Get a personalized trip
    A complete day by day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it
    Refine your trip. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Manage it
    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Popular things to do in Niland

©
Landmark
East Jesus
4.5
Duration: 2 hours
©
Volcano
Davis-Schrimpf Seep Field
3.9
Duration: 2 hours

Side trips from Niland

©
Religious Site
Salvation Mountain Calipatria
4.5
Duration: 1h 30 min
Water Body
Salton Sea California
2.4
Duration: 2 hours
Hiking Trail
Lost Palms Oasis Trail Joshua Tree National Park
5.0
Duration: 4 hours
Desert
Glamis Sand Dunes Glamis
5.0
Duration: 2h 30 min

Places to visit with Niland

San Francisco Trip planner BEST FOR: Island, Bridge, Pier / Boardwalk Los Angeles Trip planner BEST FOR: Theme Park, Specialty Museum, Historic Walking Area San Diego Trip planner BEST FOR: Specialty Museum, Zoo, Beach Yosemite National Park Trip planner BEST FOR: World heritage site, Geologic Formation, Hiking Trail Anaheim Trip planner BEST FOR: Disney Park / Activity, Ride / Activity, Room Escape Game