It is one of many communities which make up the Campo Indian Reservation. It is located in the San Gorgonio Pass. Banning belongs to the Morongo. The 2010 census reported a population of 29,603 for Banning. Blacks accounted for 2,165 of the population of 29,603. Mexicans accounted for 12,181 of the city's population, while Native Americans accounted for 641 of Banning's population. Asians accounted for 1,588 of the population of Banning. Banning has 12,144 housing units and an average houseld size of 2.4 persons per housing unit. Elevation is 2,349 feet above sea level. Zip code is 92220. Although not very far from Palm Springs (the desert), Banning does not have the very hot summers Palm Springs does. Nor does it have the warmer winters Palm Springs has. A difference in average high temperatures during the coldest and hottest months, are 10 and 15 degrees. Below are several google earth photos of Banning, California.