Demographics

Murrieta: The Future of Southern California

Murrieta is a young, on-the-go affluent community. With a population of just over 105,000, a median age of 32, an average family income of over $100,000 and recently recognized again as one of the safest cities in the nation, Murrieta is the future of Southern California!

Young, Affluent Community

• Population of over 105,000 - one of the largest cities in Riverside County

• Median Age of 32

• $100,000 average family income in Murrieta

Location, Location, Location

• Proximity to San Diego, Los Angeles and Orange County

• Center of Southern California market; Proximity to over 21 million people

• Path of Southern California’s Growth

Education & Workforce

• Murrieta’s high-quality schools consistently exceed State’s exemplary mark

• More than 34% of Murrieta’s residents have a BA or advanced degree; 63% have attended college

• Proximity to 22 colleges/universities

Safety

• Top 10 safest city in the U.S. for population of 100,000 or more

• Lowest crime rate in Riverside and San Diego Counties


Quality of Life

• Close to 600 acres of parkland; Miles of hiking and riding trails

• Santa Rosa Plateau Ecological Preserve

• Jack Nicklaus and Robert Trent Jones, Sr. designed golf courses

• New, high-tech public library

• City/community events