Temecula, California Population 2022

111,985
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Temecula is a city located in Riverside County California. With a 2020 population of 111,985, it is the 61st largest city in California and the 295th largest city in the United States. Temecula is currently growing at a rate of 0.89% annually and its population has increased by 1.80% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 110,003 in 2020. Spanning over 37 miles, Temecula has a population density of 3,005 people per square mile.

The average household income in Temecula is $112,860 with a poverty rate of 7.20%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,935 per month, and the median house value is $464,900. The median age in Temecula is 34.8 years, 34 years for males, and 35.5 years for females.

Temecula Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Temeculawas:

  • White: 65.18%
  • Two or more races: 10.55%
  • Other race: 9.63%
  • Asian: 9.26%
  • Black or African American: 4.55%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.50%
  • Native American: 0.33%
The current population of Temecula, California is 111,985 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 110,003.

Temecula, California Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White73,73065.18%
Black or African American5,1424.55%
American Indian and Alaska Native3730.33%
Asian10,4749.26%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander5680.50%
Some Other Race10,8979.63%
Two or More Races11,93310.55%
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Temecula Population by Race

Temecula Population Pyramid 2022

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Temecula Median Age

35.3


Total

34.8


Male

35.7


Female

Temecula Adults

There are 80,226 adults, (11,917 of whom are seniors) in Temecula.

Temecula Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

17.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

48.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Temecula Sex Ratio

Female

57,651

50.97%

Male

55,466

49.03%

Temecula Population by Age

Temecula Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Temecula Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married72.9%27.1%
All65.9%34.1%
Non Family55.3%44.7%
Male52.9%47.1%
Female45.9%54.1%

65.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Temecula Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All34,2993.365.9
Married22,8843.772.9
Male1,2543.5752.9
Female3,8463.8845.9
Non Family6,3151.4355.3

3.6

Average Family Size

3.3

Average Household Size

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Temecula Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2,1312.98%
9th to 12th Grade2,0572.88%
High School Graduate14,04119.64%
Some College20,46628.62%
Associates Degree7,76210.85%
Bachelors Degree16,76023.44%
Graduate Degree8,29211.60%
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Temecula Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Temecula Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Islander378346184
Asian7,6087,3343,682
White39,57038,56615,321
Black3,6123,5401,353
2+ Races4,5864,5121,331
Native American28927169
Hispanic18,09415,3133,923
Other Race6,3905,010950

The highest rate of high school graduation is among 2+ races people with a rate of 98.39%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among islander people with a rate of 48.68%.

Temecula Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$51,678$64,156$36,727
Less Than 9th Grade$29,381$33,929$24,279
High School Graduate$36,283$47,263$23,796
Some College$49,230$62,452$32,196
Bachelors Degree$67,535$83,920$50,456
Graduate Degree$82,032$99,634$68,750

$51,678

Average Earnings

$64,156

Average Male

$36,727

Average Female

Temecula Earnings by Educational Attainment

Temecula Language by Age

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Temecula Language

76.16% of Temecula residents speak only English, while 23.84% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 14.73% of the population.

Temecula Language

Temecula Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Native3735915.82%
Black5,04155911.09%
Hispanic33,7133,1589.37%
Asian10,4438358.00%
Multiple11,8578327.02%
White57,1783,3435.85%
Islander568183.17%
Other1,350NaN%

7.20%

Overall Poverty Rate

6.57%

Male Poverty Rate

7.80%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Temecula

The race most likely to be in poverty in Temecula is Native, with 15.82% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Temecula is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.71%. Among those working part-time, it was 8.63%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 12.46%.

Temecula Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade17.76%
High School6.30%
Some College7.31%
Bachelors or Greater3.15%

Temecula Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed3.85%
Male Unemployed21.31%
Female Employed3.84%
Female Unemployed15.82%

Temecula Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Temecula Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$98,631$115,819
Families$105,061$121,893
Married Families$114,918-
Non Families$63,671$78,694
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Income by Household Type

Temecula Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

57.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

59.9%

Male Marriage Rate

54.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Temecula Married by Age and Sex

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Temecula Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Temecula Marital Status by Race

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Temecula Marital Status

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8,346

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War3,620
First Gulf War3,025
Vietnam1,593
Korea318
World War II137

Temecula Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 341,461
35 to 543,185
55 to 641,578
65 to 741,238
75+884

Temecula Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White5,1819.77%
Black93324.10%
Native American4112.69%
Asian7458.91%
Islander12630.88%
Other Race6228.26%
2+ Races69813.45%
Hispanic1,8308.57%

Temecula Veterans by Race

Temecula Veterans by Education

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5.37%

Veteran Poverty Rate

19.00%

Veteran Disability Rate

Temecula Veterans by Education

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65.9%

Labor Force Participation

60.3%

Employment Rate

6%

Unemployment Rate

Temecula Employment by Age

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Temecula Employment by Race

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Temecula Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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58.03%

Born in Temecula

84.33%

Native Born

15.67%

Foreign Born

5.70%

Non Citizen

9.97%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

84.33% of Temecula residents were born in the United States, with 58.03% having been born in California. 5.70% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Temecula Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
18608390.00%
1940400-439-0.92%
19604000.00%
1970200-200-6.70%
19804,3004,10035.91%
199027,09922,79920.21%
200057,71630,6177.85%
2010100,09742,3815.66%
2011101,0889910.99%
2012102,0799910.98%
2013103,0709910.97%
2014104,0619910.96%
2015105,0529910.95%
2016106,0439910.94%
2017107,0349910.93%
2018108,0259910.93%
2019109,0169910.92%
2020110,0039870.91%
2021110,9949910.90%
2022111,9859910.89%

Temecula Population by Year