Murrieta demographics profile

StatisticMurrietaCaliforniaNational
Population108,58338,654,206318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)3,23223291
Median age33.936.037.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)60%52%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1853%46%43%
Speak English78%56%79%
Speak Spanish13%29%13%
Murrieta, CA has a population of 108,583 and is the 273rd largest city in the United States. The population density is 3,232 per sq mi which is 1291% higher than the California average and 3467% higher than the national average. The median age in Murrieta is 34 which is approximately 6% lower than the California average of 36. In Murrieta, 60% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 78% speak English and 13% speak Spanish. 60% of Murrieta residents were born in California, 23% were born out of state, 2% were born outside of the United States and 14% were foreign born.
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  • The population density in Murrieta is 1291% higher than California.
  • The median age in Murrieta is 6% lower than California.
  • In Murrieta 66.41% of the population is White.
  • In Murrieta 6.49% of the population is Black or African American.
  • In Murrieta 8.76% of the population is Asian.

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Murrieta population breakdown by race

RaceMurrietaCaliforniaNational
White66.41%61.26%73.35%
Black or African American6.49%5.85%12.63%
Asian8.76%13.85%5.22%
American Indian0.60%0.74%0.82%
Native Hawaiian0.46%0.39%0.18%
Mixed race8.11%4.62%3.06%
Other race9.17%13.28%4.75%
In Murrieta, 27.7% of people are of Hispanic or Latino origin.
Please note: Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in any/all of the applicable race categories above.

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Source: The Murrieta, CA demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).
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