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Living in El Centro, California:
Tips for Moving and Visiting

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If you've been wondering what it's like to live in or visit El Centro, the Crowdsourced Explorer community can help. We asked three people living in El Centro what someone who is considering moving to or visiting there should know. Here are their pros and cons, tips, and advice:


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El Centro is known for its intensely hot, dry desert climate. During summer, temperatures can soar to over 115 degrees Fahrenheit. Dehydration and heat exhaustion are serious health risks, and one should take care to bring plenty of water and seek shade. The UV Index is also incredibly high during summer, so sunscreen is highly recommended.

El Centro is one of the hottest places in California. A place that is a valley, and also, as a desert. El Centro, is also a town that is part of a county, that is right next to the border of Mexico. Because of being a border town, most residents, are of Hispanic background.

El Centro, California, is a small community. The Valley is relatively small so is easy to make connections with important business which it’s important for oneself’s economy. Also, we have a variety of restaurants that everyone can enjoy.

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