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Sun City
Riverside County, California

ZipCodes
92584, 92586, 92587




Page Contents for Sun City, California

Statistics & Facts

Location

History & History-related items

City Attractions

Government

Historical Events

Chamber of Commerce.

Libraries.

Schools.

Miscellany



Statistics & Facts

The California state capital is Sacramento.
The population of Sun City is approximately 17,773 2000.
The approximate number of families is 9,440 2000.
The amount of land area in Sun City is 20.885 sq. kilometers.
The amount of land area in Sun City is 7.80 sq. miles.
The amount of surface water is 0 sq kilometers.
The distance from Sun City to Washington DC is 2371 miles.
The distance to the California state capital is 413 miles. (as the crow flies)
Sun City is positioned 33.71 degrees north of the equator and 117.20 degrees west of the prime meridian.
Sun City elevation is 1,440 feet above sea level.
Sun City per capita income is $ 19,859 2000.
Sun City median income is $ 36,300 2005.
The Sun City median home price is $ 264,300 2005.
Sun City average annual rainfall is 13 inches per year
Sun City average temperature is 71 degrees F.

Location

about 22 miles from Riverside in Southern California between Perris and Temecula along Highway 215 near Canyon Lake and Lake Perris. Other nearby communities include Romoland, Quail Valley, Canyon Lake, Perris Valley, Homeland, Sedco Hills and Winchester.
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History & History Related Items

Sun City was envisioned by developer, Del Webb, in the early 1960s. He built the retirement community for active seniors at that time. Other areas have built up around Sun City and are loosely known as the Menifee Valley.

Sun City, Quail Valley and Menifee Residents voted to incorporate and merge together as the city of Menifee on 1 October 2008.
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Attractions

A good local Website for the area.
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Sun City City Government

On 1 October 2008, the residents of Sun City, as well as those of Quail Valley and Menifee became merged together to form the City of Menifee.
Sun City Civic Assn
26850 Sun City Blvd
Sun City, CA 92586-2948
Phone: 951-679-2311

Sun City Civic Association Civic Hall
26601 Cherry Hills Blvd
Sun City, CA 92586-5501
Phone: 951-672-9006

Sun City Historical Events

2006 September
Riverside County is looking into the formation of a new city combining the areas of Sun City and portions of Menifee and Romoland as one city to be known as Menifee Valley.

Sun City 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

Fastest growing area in Riverside County. Represents Sun City, Menifee and Quail Valley, current valley population in 2004 is 66,000. By 2006, there will be a 100,000 plus. We have very little business at this moment and are looking for actively seeking any commercial, retail and industrial businesses that want to be in a well-educated community that has high disposable income. Menifee Valley is the best investment for your growing business!

Sun City 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

Fastest growing area in Riverside County. Represents Sun City, Menifee and Quail Valley, current valley population in 2004 is 66,000. By 2006, there will be a 100,000 plus. We have very little business at this moment and are looking for actively seeking any commercial, retail and industrial businesses that want to be in a well-educated community that has high disposable income. Menifee Valley is the best investment for your growing business!

Sun City Libraries

Sun City Branch Library
26982 Cherry Hills Blvd
Sun City, CA 92586-2576
Phone: 951-679-3534

Sun City Schools

Chester W Morrison Elementary
30250 Bradley Rd
Sun City, CA 92584-9257
Phone: 951-679-7076


Menifee Elementary School
26301 Garboni Rd
Sun City, CA 92584-9193
Phone: 951-679-8896 Sun City

Miscellany

The population of Sun City was:
1990 - 14,930
2000 - 17,773

The number of housing units was:
1990 - 8,506
2000 - 9,440


Median age:
2000 - 66.1 years

Median household income:
2000 - $ 29,814
2005 - $ 36,300

Median house Value:
2000 - $ 104,200
2005 - $ 264,300

Sun City is located in the Pacific Time Zone and does participate in daylight savings time during a portion of the year.


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