Murrieta is a city located in Riverside County California. With a 2020 population of 112,445, it is the 59th largest city in California and the 289th largest city in the United States. Murrieta is currently growing at a rate of 0.67% annually and its population has increased by 1.35% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 110,949 in 2020. Spanning over 34 miles, Murrieta has a population density of 3,345 people per square mile.
The average household income in Murrieta is $109,684 with a poverty rate of 6.58%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,859 per month, and the median house value is $435,700. The median age in Murrieta is 34.2 years, 33.2 years for males, and 34.9 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Murrietawas:
The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 96.17%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 38.91%.
76.43% of Murrieta residents speak only English, while 23.57% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 14.44% of the population.
Overall Poverty Rate
Male Poverty Rate
Female Poverty Rate
The race most likely to be in poverty in Murrieta is Asian, with 10.65% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Murrieta is Multiple, with 3.99% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.97%. Among those working part-time, it was 7.19%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 12.28%.
Veteran Poverty Rate
Veteran Disability Rate
Labor Force Participation
Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Murrieta
85.60% of Murrieta residents were born in the United States, with 63.38% having been born in California. 4.42% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.
|Year||Population||Growth||Annual Growth Rate|