East Hemet, CA Profile: Facts, Map & Data


East Hemet Local Links & Resources:
Hotels | Resources | ALL East Hemet Content

Also See: Hemet, CA ZIP Codes & ZIP Code Maps | Local Area Photos

East Hemet, California - Basic Facts

The East Hemet Census Designated Place had a population of 17,990 as of July 1, 2016. East Hemet ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in California. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for East Hemet is located at latitude 33.7301 and longitude -116.941 in Riverside County. The formal boundaries for the East Hemet Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 5.21 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Riverside County is in the Pacific time zone (GMT -8). The elevation is 1,690 feet.

The East Hemet Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2408708) has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.

California is one of 20 states where Census County Divisions (CCDs) are used for statistical tracking of subdivisions within each county. The East Hemet Census Designated Place is located within Hemet-San Jacinto CCD of Riverside County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with East Hemet population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.

Neighborhood Data

Address Based Hyperlocal Data Input an address and get data & demographics for the pertinent census block group (CBG), a searchable map and a customized directory. The CBG is the smallest geographical unit used by the Census Bureau for reporting certain data.


East Hemet Census Designated Place, CA Boundary Map

Also See: BIG Map | Driving Directions | CA Congressional Districts
Boundary Maps: Hemet-San Jacinto CCD | Riverside County | California Counties

Search the map for:

East Hemet, CA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 17,990
Population in Households 17,916
Population in Familes 15,418
Population in Group Qrtrs 74
Population Density1 3,451
Diversity Index2 76


Total Households 5,429
Average Household Size 3.3
Family Households 4,240
Average Family Size 4


Total Housing Units 5,983 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 3,435 (57.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,994 (33.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 554 ( 9.3%)
Median Home Value $191,564
Average Home Value $249,345


Median Household Income $46,821
Average Household Income $62,101
Per Capita Income $19,288
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.52% 0.75%
Households 0.33% 0.61%
Families -0.05% 0.6%
Median Household Income   1.06%
Per Capita Income   1.72%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.

East Hemet, CA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares East Hemet to the other 1,516 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in California by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 365 76th
Population Density1 # 385 75th
Diversity Index2 # 472 69th
Median Household Income # 1008 34th
Per Capita Income # 1176 22nd

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE California Census Data Comparison Tool.

California Research Tools

California Census Data Comparison Tool

Compare California Census Data
Highest or Lowest: