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Cherry Valley
Riverside County, California

ZipCodes
92223




Page Contents for Cherry Valley, California

Statistics & Facts

Location

History & History-related items

City Attractions

Government

Chamber of Commerce.

Miscellany



Statistics & Facts

The California state capital is Sacramento.
The population of Cherry Valley is approximately 5,891 2000, 6362 2010.
The approximate number of families is 2,530 1990, 2612 2010.
The amount of land area in Cherry Valley is 28.412 sq. kilometers.
The amount of surface water is 0 sq kilometers.
The distance from Cherry Valley to Washington DC is 2355 miles.
The distance to the California state capital is 407 miles. (as the crow flies)
Cherry Valley is positioned 33.97 degrees north of the equator and 116.96 degrees west of the prime meridian.

Location

near San Bernardino between Redlands and Banning.
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History & History Related Items

One of the early white settlers was Isaac Smith and family. He built a ranch which was later used as a stagecoach stop. It evolved into a small hotel for people passing through. In 1884, the property was bought by a Los Angeles company which built a larger hotel there. They named it Highland Home. Nearby Banning and Beaumont began to develop and the area continued to grow. After the railroad came into the area in the late 1800's, more people moved here. Many cherry trees were planted in the Highland Ranch area which later led to the naming of the region Cherry Valley.
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Attractions

The Cherry Festival in the Pass
Since 1918
The festival features a parade, pancake breakfast, rides, live entertainment and much more. The Cherry Harvest doesn't always come during the festival as it varies from year to year. The season lasts for about a month.
Contact the Beaumont Chamber for more information - 951-845-9541

Edward-Dean Museum
a decorative arts museum
9401 Oak Glen Road
Cherry Valley CA 92223
Phone: 951-845-2626
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Cherry Valley City Government

Cherry Valley is an unincorporated area of Riverside County. As such, it is governed by the Riverside County Board of Supervisors. Cherry Valley is located in the Fifth Supervisorial District. Within its jurisdiction are the cities of Moreno Valley, Perris, Calimesa, Beaumont, Banning, Desert Hot Springs and northern Palm Springs. Also included are the unincorporated areas of Nuevo, Lakeview, Juniper Flats, Meadowbrook, Good Hope, a portion of Mead Valley, Romoland, Homeland, Green Acres, Highgrove, Box Springs, Pigeon Pass, Reche Canyon, San Timoteo Canyon, Oak Valley, Cherry Valley, Banning Bench, Cabazon, Palm Springs Village and Palm Springs West. The District also includes the Tribal Governments from the Sovereign Nations of the Morongo Band of Mission Indians and the Agua Caliente Band of Cahuilla Indians as well as a portion of March Air Reserve Base.
Contact:
District Office
22690 Cactus Ave. Suite 250
Moreno Valley, CA 92553

Desert/Pass Office
50290 Main St.
Cabazon, CA 92230
Mail should be sent to the Main Riverside office at:
4080 Lemon Street - 5th Floor
Riverside, CA 92501

See our page for Riverside County for more county information and a link to the official Riverside County site.

Cherry Valley Chamber

Cherry Valley Chamber of Commerce
10700 Jonathon Avenue
P.O. Box 790
Cherry Valley, CA 92223
Phone: 951 845-8466

Cherry Valley Organizations

Cherry Valley Chamber of Commerce
10700 Jonathon Avenue
P.O. Box 790
Cherry Valley, CA 92223
Phone: 951 845-8466 Cherry Valley

Miscellany

The population of Cherry Valley was:
1990 - 5,945
2000 - 5,891

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