|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Murrieta is 112,991. Murrieta, California is the 265th largest city in the US.
Murrieta is located entirely in Riverside County.
The current population of Murrieta (112,991) is it's peak population.
Murrieta has grown 118.1% since the 2000. Murrieta, California is growing extremely quickly; it is growing faster than 94% of similarly sized cities since 2000.
Murrieta has a population density of 3,081.5 people per square mile.
|279||San Buenaventura (Ventura)||109,925||8.5%|
|267||Las Cruces, New Mexico||112,914||53.4%|
The total voting age population of Murrieta, California, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 75,649. The voting age population is 48.0% male and 52.0% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 12.4% of the residents of Murrieta are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Murrieta are 65.5% White, 10.3% Other, 9.1% Asian, 8.0% Two or more races, 5.9% Black, 0.7% American Indian and 0.5% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander. Additionally, 31.3% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Murrieta, 8.1% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 9.9%. On a per-household basis, 6.0% of families are below the poverty line in Murrieta.
Among those aged 16 and older, 63.5% of Murrieta residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 91.6% of Murrieta residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 30.3% have a bachelor's degree and 9.8% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Murrieta residents aged 5 and older, 23.7% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 13.7% of residents speak Spanish at home, 2.7% speak an Indo-European language, and 6.8% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Murrieta is 7.6%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Murrieta, 16.3% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Murrieta is $90,535.
In Murrieta, 66.0% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 34.0% of housing units in Murrieta.
Of all the housing units in Murrieta, 0.3% of them were build before 1940.
In Murrieta, 50.1% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 17,100 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Murrieta is $1,761.
In Murrieta, 92.5% of households have an active broadband internet connection.