Murrieta Real Estate Market Overview

Could Murrieta, CA be your next home? Kick-start your search with Trulia’s real estate guide and home search. With interactive maps and charts, Trulia provides a comprehensive overview of market trends, schools, demographics, and lifestyle data to help you learn all about Murrieta. Not sure which neighborhood is for you? Check out our Nearby Places section below to explore popular cities near Murrieta such as Temec...ula and Menifee. When you’re ready, Trulia has 423 resale and new homes in Murrieta lined up for you, including 45 open houses, and 121 homes in the pre-foreclosure, auction, or bank-owned stages of the foreclosure process. View more

$389,500

Median Sales Price

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$178

Price Per Sqft

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$2,150

Median Rent Per Month

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Housing Market Trends

Market trends help you understand the movement of key price indicators. Trends in Murrieta show a 3% year-over-year rise in median sales price and a 0% rise in median rent per month.

Median Sales Price
The median sales price for homes in Murrieta for Apr 13 to Jul 12 was $389,500 based on 486 home sales.
Price Per Square Ft.
Average price per square foot for Murrieta was $178, an increase of 5% compared to the same period last year.
Median Rent Per Month
The median rent per month for apartments in Murrieta for Jun 13 to Jul 13 was $2,150.

Crime

Most frequent crimes in the past year

Knowing more about crime activity in and around Murrieta can help keep you aware of crime in the area. Crime activity is most helpful when comparing two locations to understand the relative safety of each location.

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2,130

Counts of Theft

952

Counts of Arrest

466

Counts of Assault


Best Schools in Murrieta

There are 42 schools in Murrieta.

Elementary Schools
9

Alta Murrieta Elementary School

Public, K-5

9

Ysabel Barnett Elementary School

Public, K-5

9

Cole Canyon Elementary School

Public, K-5

Middle Schools
8

Lisa J. Mails Elementary School

Public, K-7

8

Thompson Middle School

Public, 6-8

8

Dorothy McElhinney Middle School

Public, 6-8

High Schools
9

Murrieta Mesa High School

Public, 9-12

9

Murrieta Valley High School

Public, 9-12

9

Vista Murrieta High School

Public, 9-12


Demographics

Get to know your neighbors in Murrieta by reviewing our census driven map. Get insights into median age, how many people are married, and percentage of people with a college degree.

Single residents
17%
Single residents
Home owners
78%
Home owners
Median age
33
Median age
Household income
$82,245
Median household income
College educated
35%
College educated

Commute

Most people in Murrieta commute by car. Learn how neighbors in this area get to work so you can consider how you might commute if you lived here, too.

Commute Type
100% commute by car
0% commute by bike
0% commute by public transportation
0% commute by foot

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