The City of Hemet had a population of 82,539 as of July 1, 2015.
The primary coordinate point for Hemet is located at latitude 33.7352 and longitude -116.9946 in Riverside County. The formal boundaries for the City of Hemet (see map below) encompass a land area of 27.85 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Riverside County is in the Pacific time zone (GMT -8). The elevation is 1,594 feet.
The City of Hemet has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Hemet population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2015.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Hemet: Hemicia.
|Population in Households||81,941|
|Population in Familes||65,540|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||598|
|Average Household Size||2.66|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||36,362 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||18,479 (50.8%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||12,376 (34.0%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||5,507 (15.1%)|
|Median Home Value||$169,311|
|Average Home Value||$195,379|
|Median Household Income||$33,517|
|Average Household Income||$46,487|
|Per Capita Income||$17,343|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||2.24%|
|Per Capita Income||2.31%|
The table below compares Hemet to the other 1,523 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in California by rank and percentile using July 1, 2015 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.
|Total Population||# 98||94th|
|Population Density1||# 457||70th|
|Diversity Index2||# 444||71st|
|Median Household Income||# 1368||10th|
|Per Capita Income||# 1232||19th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE California Census Data Comparison Tool.