Temecula, California

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Temecula, California
City of Temecula
Temecula City Hall
Temecula City Hall
Flag of Temecula, California
Flag
Motto(s): 
Old Traditions New Opportunities
Location of Riverside County within the State of California
Location of Riverside County within the State of California
Temecula, California is located in the US
Temecula, California
Temecula, California
Location in the United States
Coordinates: 33°30′12″N 117°7′25″W / 33.50333°N 117.12361°W / 33.50333; -117.12361Coordinates: 33°30′12″N 117°7′25″W / 33.50333°N 117.12361°W / 33.50333; -117.12361
CountryUnited States
StateCalifornia
CountyRiverside
FoundedApril 22, 1859
IncorporatedDecember 1, 1989[1]
Government
 • City council[3]Mayor Maryann Edwards
Jeff Comerchero
Matt Rahn
Michael Naggar
James "Stew" Stewart
 • City managerAaron Adams[2]
Area
 • Total37.28 sq mi (96.55 km2)
 • Land37.27 sq mi (96.52 km2)
 • Water0.01 sq mi (0.03 km2)  0.05%
Elevation1,017 ft (310 m)
Population
(2017)[6]
 • Total110,012
 • Estimate 
(2019)
113,054
 • Rank5th in Riverside County
63rd in California
 • Density3,033.70/sq mi (1,171.32/km2)
Time zoneUTC−8 (Pacific)
 • Summer (DST)UTC−7 (PDT)
ZIP codes
92589–92593
Area code951
FIPS code06-78120
GNIS feature IDs1652799, 2412044
Websitetemeculaca.gov

Temecula /təˈmɛkjʊlə/ is a city in southwestern Riverside County, California, United States. It has a population of 100,097 during the 2010 census[7] and an estimated 2013 population of 106,780.[8] It was incorporated on April 22, 1859.

References[change | change source]

  1. "California Cities by Incorporation Date". California Association of Local Agency Formation Commissions. Archived from the original (Word) on November 3, 2014. Retrieved August 25, 2014.
  2. "City Manager's office". City of Temecula. Retrieved December 29, 2014.
  3. "Temecula's Mayor & City Council". City of Temecula. Retrieved March 15, 2015.
  4. "2016 U.S. Gazetteer Files". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved Jun 28, 2017.
  5. "Temecula". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. Retrieved October 21, 2014.
  6. "Temecula (city) QuickFacts". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved March 15, 2015.
  7. http://factfinder2.census.gov/faces/tableservices/jsf/pages/productview.xhtml?src=CF "Temecula City, California".
  8. Bureau, U.S. Census. "American FactFinder - Results". factfinder2.census.gov. Retrieved August 31, 2017.