Demographics

    Murrieta: The Future of Southern California

    Murrieta is a young, on-the-go affluent community. With a population of just over 107,000, a median age of 33, an average family income of over $110,000 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 107,000 - one of the largest cities in Riverside County

    • Median Age of 33

    • $110,000 average family income in Murrieta

    Source:  ESRI (2015)

    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