Menifee is a larger medium-sized city located in the state of California. With a population of 87,174 people and 18 constituent neighborhoods, Menifee is the 98th largest community in California.
Housing costs in Menifee are among some of the highest in the nation, although real estate prices here don't compare to real estate prices in the most expensive communities in California.
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Menifee is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Menifee is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Menifee who work in office and administrative support (13.14%), sales jobs (12.56%), and management occupations (8.51%).
Also of interest is that Menifee has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
One downside of living in Menifee, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 35.37 minutes every day commuting to work.
The citizens of Menifee are slightly less educated than the national average of 21.84% for the average city or town: 16.94% of adults in Menifee have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree
The per capita income in Menifee in 2010 was $23,210, which is middle income relative to California and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $92,840 for a family of four. However, Menifee contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Menifee is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Menifee home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Menifee residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Menifee also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 34.34% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Menifee include Irish, English, Italian, and French .
The most common language spoken in Menifee is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Tagalog.