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Murrieta Population

Murrieta is a city in California, State of United States, It is a city in southwestern Riverside County, Murrieta population in 2023 is estimated to be 114,182, covers city area of 33.65 sq mi (87.15 sq km), ranks fifty-ninth largest city in California State, two-hundred-seventy-seventh city in the United States. Murrieta is bordered by the city of Temecula to the south, the cities of Menifee, Wildomar to the north and Murrieta Creek runs south-easterly through the Murrieta Valley. Murrieta population as per 2020 census is 110,949 compared to 2010 population of 103,466 with the increase number of 7,483 people and growth of 7.2 percent.

Below is the Murrieta population by year:
YearPopulationChange %
2021 *112,9841.834
2022 *113,9380.86
2023 *114,1820.22
Source : Annual Estimates of the Resident Population: April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2019, 2020 US Census & 2021 estimates updated

Murrieta Population by Age

According to 2019 US population estimates, Total Murrieta population is 116,223, out of these 56,233 are male, 59,990 are female, The sex ratio of Murrieta is 94. The median age of the Murrieta population is 33.1, Murrieta population by age are, under 18 years is 31,941, 16 years and over is 87,541, 18 years and over is 84,282, 21 years and over is 78,948, 65 years and over is 17,681. 48.4% are male, 51.6% are female, Population of Murrieta by age percent-wise is, 27.5% are under 18 years old, 75.3% are 16 years and over, 72.5% are 18 years and over, 67.9% are 21 years and over, 12.6% are 65 years and over. There are total 37,349 housing units, The voting population of Murrieta are 80,000, out of these 38,333 are male voters, 41,667 are female voters, 47.9% are male, 52.1% are female. Murrieta population in 2022 is estimated to be 113,938, and in 2021 is estimated to be 112,984.

Age GroupPopulationPercent
0 -59,1847.9%
5 - 98,3327.2%
10 - 148,9617.7%
15 - 199,8948.5%
20 - 245,5004.7%
25 - 3418,64316.0%
35 - 4413,90712.0%
45 - 5415,54613.4%
55 - 596,9496.0%
60 - 644,6974.0%
65 - 748,6167.4%
75 - 844,1193.5%
85 and over1,8751.6%
Source: 2019 US population by age estimates

Murrieta Population by Race

According to 2019 population of Murrieta by race are:

White Population

White population in Murrieta, California are 85,091, percentage wise 73.2 percent are whites.

Black Population

Black population in Murrieta, California are 7,130, percentage wise 6.1 percent are blacks. African American refers to black population in Murrieta, They are Black racial groups of Africa, includes Sub-Saharan African people, Kenyan, Nigerian, Caribbean such as Haitian and Jamaican.

Asian Population

Asian population in Murrieta are 6,713, percentage wise 5.8 percent are asians, out of these 241 are Chinese, 2,888 are Filipinos, 463 are Japanese, 570 are Korean, 1,596 are Vietnamese and 955 are other Asian nationals.

Hispanic Population

Hispanic population in Murrieta, California are 40,152. Percentage wise 34.5 percent are hispanics, out of these 30,174 are Mexican people, 770 are Puerto Ricans, 678 are Cubans, and 8,530 are other Hispanic or Latinos.

Population by Race116,223Percent
Black or African American7,1306.1%
American Indian and Alaska Native4650.4%
Asian Population6,7135.8%
Other Asian Population955
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander4060.3%
Hispanic or Latino40,15234.5%
Puerto Rican7700.7%
Other Hispanic or Latino8,530
Source: US Census population estimates(2019)

Nativity by Place of Birth

According to 2019 estimates, Murrieta native population is 102,445, out of these 76,802 born in the California state and 23,431 born in other state in the United States. Foreign born or Population born outside the US are 13,778, out of these 9,226 are Naturalized US citizen, 324 are in Europe, 3,935 in Asia, 69 in Africa, 4,592 in Latin America and 170 in Northern America. Non-US Citizens, Total Foreigners living in Murrieta are 4,552, out of these 832 are from Europe, 717 are from Asia, 2,779 are from Latin America and 152 are from Northern America.

Nativity by Place of BirthPopulation
Born in state of residence76,802
Born in other state in the United States23,431
Born outside the United States2,212
Puerto Rico0
U.S. Island Areas240
Born abroad of American parent(s)1,972
Foreign born
Born outside of United States13,778
Naturalized U.S. citizen9,226
Latin America4,592
Northern America170
Not a U.S. citizen4,552
Latin America2,779
Northern America152
Source: US Census 2019 estimates

Murrieta Housing

According to 2019 census estimates, Total number of houses in Murrieta, California are 37,349, Occupied housing units are 33,792, Rental vacancy rate is 7. Percentage of occupancy is 91, 59.63% of houses are owner occupied and 30.84% of houses are renter occupied in Murrieta. There are 74.68 percent of one-unit detached, 4.03 percent of one-units attached, 0.25 percent of two-unit houses, 4.41 percent of three or four unit homes. 3.01 percent are residing in mobile homes. Average household size of owner occupied is 4 and average household size of renter occupied is 3. 21.15 percent are available with one vehicle, 30.07 percent are available with two vehicles, 36.62 percent are available with three or more vehicles and 2.63 percent are no vehicles available. Total number of Murrieta rental homes or apartments are 11,520, occupied by Renter, The median value of Murrieta average rental rate is $1,900.

Total housing units37,349
Occupied housing units33,792
Occupied housing units percent91
Rental vacancy rate7
Structure TypeUnits
1-unit, detached27,894
1-unit attached1,504
2 units92
3 or 4 units1,647
Mobile home1,126
Boat, RV, van, etc.0
Average household size of owner-occupied unit4
Average household size of renter-occupied unit3
Source: US Census 2019 housing estimates

Murrieta Housing Market

Murrieta Housing Market

The median value of housing unit in Murrieta, California is $441,400, According to 2019 estimated US census of housing market, 1.06 percent of houses are less than $50,000, 3.97 percent are between $200,000 to $300,000, 40.59 percent are between $300,000 to $500,000, 12.54 percent are between $500,000 to one million, 1.21 percent are over one million and above.

Housing unit valueUnits
Less than $50,000397
$50,000 to $99,9990
$100,000 to $149,9990
$150,000 to $199,99996
$200,000 to $299,9991,482
$300,000 to $499,99915,161
$500,000 to $999,9994,683
$1,000,000 or more453
Median (dollars)441,400
Source: US Census 2019 housing market estimates

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