Having experienced a population increase of 133 percent since 2000, Murrieta is a city that has the world at its fingertips. Located in Riverside County, it's a residential community where folks can enjoy a quiet life while commuting to work in nearby counties such as San Diego, Los Angeles, and the city of Temecula. With its motto being "The Future of Southern California," Murrieta has in recent years given its residents plenty to enjoy.
Known across the state for its safe and quiet suburban neighborhoods, Murrieta offers plenty of older homes that are very affordable for residents of all ages. Because many of its neighborhoods are well-established, young families as well as retirees are always eager to set up housekeeping in the city. Beautiful yards, nearby parks, and easy access to shopping and recreation all add up to make the city one of California's most attractive destinations.
In addition to being named one of the safest cities in the United States, Murrieta has also been recognized for its educational excellence. Because so many new residents have discovered Murrieta and moved there, the area school system has gone through many changes to accommodate this growth. Many new schools have been constructed, allowing students to have first-class facilities while also being taught by some of the best teachers in the nation. And for those students who choose to pursue higher education after graduation, there are many outstanding colleges they can attend, including the University of California at Riverside and Mt. San Jacinto College.
Due to its family-friendly atmosphere, Murrieta has plenty of recreation options for residents of all ages. One of the most popular is Mulligan Family Fun Center, which offers miniature golf, laser tag, and an arcade. For those who want to have an evening of laughs, they can see some of the best comedians in the country at Aces, a comedy club that opened up in 2012. In addition to these options, numerous championship-level golf courses are also ready for those seeking birdies and eagles. With its great schools, recreation, and housing options, Murrieta is indeed a true California treasure.
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