Jurupa Valley, California

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Jurupa Valley, California
City
City of Jurupa Valley
Official seal of Jurupa Valley, California
Seal
Nickname(s): "Jurupa"[citation needed], "JuVal"[citation needed]
Location in Riverside County and the state of California
Location in Riverside County and the state of California
Jurupa Valley, California is located in the US
Jurupa Valley, California
Jurupa Valley, California
Location in the United States
Coordinates: 34°00′N 117°29′W / 34.000°N 117.483°W / 34.000; -117.483Coordinates: 34°00′N 117°29′W / 34.000°N 117.483°W / 34.000; -117.483
Country  United States of America
State  California
County Riverside
Incorporated (city) July 1, 2011[1]
Government
 • Type Council-Manager
 • Mayor Verne Lauritzen
 • City Council
Area
 • Total 43.5 sq mi (112.7 km2)
 • Land 43.3 sq mi (112.1 km2)
 • Water 0.2 sq mi (0.6 km2)
Population (2010)Estimate
 • Total 4,651
 • Estimate (2016)[2] 103,541
 • Density 110/sq mi (41/km2)
Time zone PST (UTC-8)
 • Summer (DST) PDT (UTC-7)
ZIP codes 92509, 91752
Area code(s) 951
FIPS code 06-37692
GNIS feature ID 2702867
Website jurupavalley.org

Jurupa Valley is a city in Riverside County, California. On March 8, 2011, voters approved a ballot measure, designated as Measure A, to incorporate the area into its own city; as a result, the area has been an incorporated city since July 1, 2011.[3]

The city of Jurupa Valley covers approximately 43.5 square miles (113 km2), and has an estimated population of 98,842.

Jurupa Valley as seen from Mt. Rubidoux, 2013

Geography[edit]

It is north and west of the Santa Ana River, south of the Riverside-San Bernardino County line, and east of Interstate 15, it includes the neighborhoods of Mira Loma, Glen Avon, Sky Country, Indian Hills, Pedley, Rubidoux, Belltown, Jurupa, Jurupa Hills, and Sunnyslope. Residents of the area had previously voted on incorporation in 1992; however, voters rejected it as well as a competing ballot measure that would have incorporated Mira Loma.[3]

Jurupa valley as seen from the Jurupa Hills, 2015

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
Census Pop.
2010 95,005
Est. 2016 103,541 [2] 9.0%
U.S. Decennial Census[4]

Jurupa Valley was incorporated after the 2010 United States Census, but it is possible to determine an estimated population by summing up the results from the census-designated places of Glen Avon, Mira Loma, Pedley, Rubidoux and Sunnyslope.

According to the United States Census Bureau the 2014 estimated population was 98,842.[5]

Education[edit]

Jurupa Valley is home to the Jurupa Unified School District, the district operates 16 Elementary Schools, 4 Middle Schools, 3 Continuation Schools, and 4 High Schools, including:[6]

Jurupa Valley Unified School District, 2011

Transportation[edit]

Public Transportation in Jurupa Valley is provided by Riverside Transit Agency.[7] Also, Jurupa Valley/Pedley station (formerly Pedley Station) is served by Metrolink, and the city is served by Ontario International Airport.

Some major roads in Jurupa Valley include the following: Interstate 215, Interstate 10, and Interstate 15.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "News : Press Enterprise". pe.com. 
  2. ^ a b "Population and Housing Unit Estimates". Retrieved June 9, 2017. 
  3. ^ a b Stokley, Sandra (8 March 2011). "Jurupa cityhood approved". The Press-Enterprise. Retrieved 9 March 2011. 
  4. ^ "Census of Population and Housing". Census.gov. Archived from the original on June 24, 2017. Retrieved June 24, 2017. 
  5. ^ http://quickfacts.census.gov/qfd/states/06/0637692.html
  6. ^ http://www.jusd.k12.ca.us/cdps/majorcat.cfm?cid=8
  7. ^ http://jurupavalley.org/Residents/Transportation

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