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Menifee
Riverside County, California

ZipCodes
92584




Page Contents for Menifee, California

Statistics & Facts

Location

Weather & Climate

History & History-related items

City Attractions

Government

Historical Events

Chamber of Commerce.

Community news

Libraries.

Schools.

Miscellany



Statistics & Facts

The California state capital is Sacramento.
The population of Menifee is approximately 77,705 2010.
The approximate number of families is 7,376 2000, 27461 2010.
The amount of land area in Menifee is 129.5 sq. kilometers.
The amount of land area in Menifee is 50 sq. miles.
The amount of surface water is 0 sq kilometers.
The distance from Menifee to Washington DC is 2371 miles.
The distance to the California state capital is 416 miles. (as the crow flies)
Menifee is positioned 33.73 degrees north of the equator and 117.15 degrees west of the prime meridian.
Menifee elevation is 1,479 feet above sea level.
Menifee median income is $ 47,023 2000.
The Menifee median home price is $ 295,000 2004.
Menifee average annual rainfall is 13 inches per year
Menifee average annual precipitation is 33 inches peryear.
Menifee average temperature is 71 degrees F.
The average winter temperature is 52.2 degrees F.
The average spring temperature is 60.4 degrees F.
The average summer temperature is 78.3 degrees F.
The average fall temperature is 66.6 degrees F.

Location

in southern California about 22 miles from Riverside in Riverside County between Perris and Temecula near Interstate 215 and Canyon Lake and Lake Perris. Other nearby communities include Sun City, Quail Valley, Canyon Lake, Romoland, Homeland, Perris, Winchester and Wildomar.
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Climate


comfortable. Winters are rarely extreme and no snow falls in Menifee! Summers can get warm with some days over 100. Humidity is generally around 25%. Nights cool off comfortably year-round.
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History & History Related Items

First inhabitants of the area were the Luiseno and Pechanga Indian tribes. Early settlers were farmers. Some mining began in the 1880's when a quartz lode was discovered by a miner named Luther Menifee Wilson. The city was named for this man. The development of the Senior complex of homes called Sun City began in the early 1960's. From that time, the area continued to grow and expand from the Senior housing to other residential and commercial activity.

The residents of Menifee, Sun City and Quail Valley voted on 3 June 2008 to incorporate and merge the three communities. It also includes Paloma Valley and portions of Romoland. This took effect on 1 October 2008.

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The incorporation of Menifee

1 October 2008


Attractions

Summerfest
A great festival with entertainment, Petting Zoo, Rock climbing and more, fun for the whole family!

Learn more about Menifee at this informative site.
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Menifee City Government

City of Menifee
29714 Haun Rd.
Menifee, CA 92586
Phone: 951-672-6777

Menifee is a general Law City with a City Council and City manager form of government. COUNTY INFORMATION See our page for Riverside County for more county information and a link to the official Riverside County site.

Menifee Historical Events

2008 October 1
The City of Menifee became offical on this date of incorporation. It includes the communities of Menifee, Sun City, Quail Valley, Paloma Valley and portions of Romoland. Menifee became the 26th city in Riverside County. The first city council consisted of the following members: Wallace Edgerton Mayor, Darcy Kuenzi Mayor Pro-Tem, Fred Twyman, John Vaughn Denver and Scott Mann.
2007 October
As of this date, approval was given to place a measure on the ballot to incorporate a new city. It would include all of Menifee and much of other nearby areas, making one of the county's largest cities. If incorporation is approved on the ballot, the incorporation date will be October 2008.

Menifee Chamber

Menifee Valley Chamber of Commerce
27070 Sun City Blvd.
Sun City, CA 92586
Phone: 951 672-1991
Phone: 951 672-4022
Representing Menifee, Sun City, Quail Valley, Homeland and Romoland Communities

Menifee Community News

Press-Enterprise
27072 Sun City Blvd
Sun City, CA 92586-2509
Phone: 951-672-4911

Menifee Organizations

Menifee Valley Chamber of Commerce
27070 Sun City Blvd.
Sun City, CA 92586
Phone: 951 672-1991
Phone: 951 672-4022
Representing Menifee, Sun City, Quail Valley, Homeland and Romoland Communities

Menifee Libraries

Sun City Branch Library
26982 Cherry Hills Blvd
Sun City, CA 92586
Phone: 951-679-3534

Menifee Schools

Menifee Union School District
30205 Menifee Road
Menifee, CA 92584
Phone: 951 672-1851
Fax: 951 672-1385


Callie Kirkpatrick Elementary
28800 Reviere Drive
Menifee, CA 92584
Phone: 951 672-6420


Menifee Elementary
26301 Garbani Road
Menifee, CA 92584
Phone: 951- 679-8896
Fax: 951 672-6442


Chester W. Morrison Elementary
30250 Bradley Road
Menifee, CA 92584
Phone: 951-679-7076


Bell Mountain Middle School
28525 La Piedra Rd.
Menifee, CA 92584
Phone: 951-301-8496
Home of the Bobcats
Grades 6,7,8


Menifee Valley Middle School
26255 Garbani Road
Menifee, CA 92584
Phone: 951-672-6400
Fax: 951-672-6415


High School students attend schools in the Perris Union High School District Paloma Valley High School
31375 Bradley Road
Menifee, CA 92584



HIGHER EDUCATION


Mt. San Jacinto College
Menifee Valley Campus
28237 La Piedra Rd.
Menifee, CA 92584 Menifee

Miscellany

The population of Menifee was:
2000 - 21,850
2008 - 67,705
2010 - 77,705

Number of Housing Units:
2000 - 7,376


Median Household Income:
2000 - $ 47,023

Median house value:
2004 - $ 295,000


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