City of Murrieta
City
Murrieta skyline
Murrieta skyline
Motto(s): "The Future Of Southern California"[1]
Location in Riverside County and the state of California
Location in Riverside County and the state of California
City of Murrieta is located in the US
City of Murrieta
City of Murrieta
Location in the United States
Coordinates: 33°34′10″N 117°12′09″W
CountryUnited States
StateCalifornia
CountyRiverside
IncorporatedJuly 1, 1991[2]
Government
 • TypeCouncil–manager[3]
 • City council[4]Randon Lane
Rick Gibbs
Alan Long
Jonathan Ingram
Kelly Seyarto
 • City managerKim Summers[3]
Area[5]
 • Total33.64 sq mi (87.12 km2)
 • Land33.60 sq mi (87.02 km2)
 • Water0.04 sq mi (0.09 km2)  0.11%
Elevation[6]1,175 ft (334 m)
Population (2010)[7]
 • Total103,466
 • Estimate (2016)[8]111,674
 • Rank4th in Riverside County
63rd in California
 • Density3,323.63/sq mi (1,283.26/km2)
Time zonePacific (UTC-8)
 • Summer (DST)PDT (UTC-7)
ZIP codes92562–92564
Area code951
FIPS code06-50076
GNIS feature IDs16679192411199
Websitewww.murrieta.org