Murrieta, CA Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 14,925 housing units in Murrieta. This represents a 2157.9% growth from 661 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 14,260 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 665 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Murrieta is about 80.3%. Murrieta's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 4.1%. Average household size is 3.09 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Murrieta were built after 1991.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0.80%
One Bedroom7.70%
Two Bedrooms15.90%
Three Bedrooms34.10%
Four Bedrooms32.80%
Five Bedrooms or more8.70%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size3.18
Median year structure was built1991
Median Value of occupied units$190,700
Median Price asked for vacant units$207,600

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.72
Median year structure was built1990
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$854

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.30%
Second Mortgage17.40%
Home Equity Loan5.60%
Simple Mortgage61.60%
Debt Free15%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs24.4%