Murrieta is a city located in Riverside County California. With a 2020 population of 119,239, it is the 54th largest city in California and the 243rd largest city in the United States . Murrieta is currently growing at a rate of 1.28% annually and its population has increased by 15.24% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 103,466 in 2010. Murrieta reached it's highest population of 119,239 in 2021. Spanning over 34 miles, Murrieta has a population density of 3,547 people per square mile.
The average household income in Murrieta is $109,684 with a poverty rate of 8.14%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,761 per month, and the median house value is $414,100. The median age in Murrieta is 34.2 years, 33.2 years for males, and 34.9 years for females.