Perris, California

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Population in 2017: 77,879 (99% urban, 1% rural).
Population change since 2000: +115.2%
Males: 40,091  (51.5%)
Females: 37,788  (48.5%)
Median resident age:

27.4 years
California median age:

36.5 years

Zip codes: 92571.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $62,340 (it was $35,522 in 2000)
Perris:

$62,340
CA:

$71,805

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $16,931 (it was $11,425 in 2000)

Perris city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $283,300 (it was $87,100 in 2000)
Perris:

$283,300
CA:

$509,400

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $381,378; detached houses: $413,460; townhouses or other attached units: $339,822; in 2-unit structures: $430,967; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $304,683; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $245,953; mobile homes: $99,896; occupied boats, rvs, vans, etc.: $110,116

Median gross rent in 2017: $1,366.

March 2019 cost of living index in Perris: 81.0 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 14.7%
(13.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 24.1% for Black residents, 14.8% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 19.5% for American Indian residents, 16.2% for other race residents, 17.5% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Perris, CA (2017)
    • 59,26276.8%Hispanic
    • 7,6309.9%White alone
    • 7,5709.8%Black alone
    • 2,8273.7%Asian alone
    • 8841.1%Two or more races
    • 2120.3%Other race alone
    • 810.1%American Indian alone

Races in Perris detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth



According to our research of California and other state lists, there were 204 registered sex offenders living in Perris, California as of August 11, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Perris is 374 to 1.


Crime rates in Perris by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
4
(8.7)
7
(15.2)
5
(9.3)
3
(5.3)
4
(6.9)
2
(3.4)
3
(4.3)
3
(4.2)
6
(8.3)
0
(0.0)
3
(4.0)
2
(2.6)
2
(2.6)
5
(6.3)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
12
(26.0)
17
(36.9)
15
(27.8)
14
(24.9)
8
(13.7)
10
(17.1)
3
(4.3)
6
(8.5)
1
(1.4)
1
(1.4)
1
(1.3)
4
(5.2)
4
(5.2)
7
(8.8)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
80
(173.5)
137
(297.3)
125
(231.4)
121
(215.0)
94
(161.1)
89
(151.8)
93
(134.4)
94
(133.1)
102
(141.3)
68
(92.9)
76
(101.3)
91
(119.3)
66
(85.0)
78
(98.4)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
133
(288.5)
228
(494.8)
193
(357.2)
119
(211.4)
82
(140.5)
59
(100.6)
68
(98.3)
137
(194.0)
132
(182.9)
111
(151.6)
98
(130.6)
128
(167.8)
120
(154.6)
124
(156.5)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
368
(798.3)
474
(1,029)
687
(1,272)
638
(1,134)
556
(952.7)
502
(856.3)
588
(849.8)
488
(691.1)
489
(677.6)
407
(555.8)
323
(430.5)
344
(451.1)
270
(347.8)
248
(313.0)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
1,137
(2,467)
1,098
(2,383)
981
(1,816)
894
(1,588)
933
(1,599)
875
(1,493)
974
(1,408)
1,118
(1,583)
1,067
(1,478)
980
(1,338)
1,025
(1,366)
1,264
(1,657)
1,104
(1,422)
1,036
(1,307)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
599
(1,299)
697
(1,513)
602
(1,114)
385
(684.0)
394
(675.1)
358
(610.7)
562
(812.3)
475
(672.7)
482
(667.9)
518
(707.4)
485
(646.4)
550
(721.2)
503
(648.0)
716
(903.6)
Arson
(per 100,000)
4
(8.7)
6
(13.0)
10
(18.5)
6
(10.7)
3
(5.1)
3
(5.1)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
3
(4.2)
2
(2.7)
2
(2.7)
1
(1.3)
7
(9.0)
5
(6.3)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)406.4536.3432.3334.9285.7254.6252.9259.5256.7208.3202.0234.4198.8227.0

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Crime rate in Perris detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
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Ancestries: American (1.7%).

Current Local Time: PST time zone

Elevation: 1457 feet

Land area: 31.4 square miles.

Population density: 2,482 people per square mile   (low).

Perris, California map

22,898 residents are foreign born (26.4% Latin America).

This city:

29.7%
California:

27.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $3,478 (1.2%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $1,908 (0.7%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Perris Valley, CA (2.2 miles , pop. 144,533).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Riverside, CA (14.4 miles , pop. 255,166).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (69.0 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities:

Perris Valley, CA (1.5 miles ),
Good Hope, CA (1.8 miles ),
Romoland, CA (2.1 miles ),
Mead Valley, CA (2.2 miles ),
Nuevo, CA (2.4 miles ),
Meadowbrook, CA (2.5 miles ),
Sun City, CA (2.5 miles ),
Quail Valley, CA (2.5 miles )

Latitude: 33.80 N, Longitude: 117.22 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -7,198 (-9.2%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 8,498 (26.6%)

Area code: 909

Distribution of median household income in Perris, CA in 2017
Distribution of house value in Perris, CA in 2017
Perris satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

5.8%
California:

4.6%
Unemployment by year
Historical population in Perris, CA
Historical housing units in Perris, CA

Population change in the 1990s: +14,134 (+64.1%).
Most common industries in Perris, CA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Construction (11.3%)
  • Health care (7.8%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.5%)
  • Educational services (6.3%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (5.8%)
  • Transportation equipment (4.6%)
  • Public administration (4.4%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (18.7%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (7.0%)
  • Transportation equipment (6.3%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.7%)
  • Miscellaneous manufacturing (4.2%)
  • Educational services (4.0%)
  • Public administration (3.8%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (13.9%)
  • Educational services (9.3%)
  • Accommodation & food services (8.9%)
  • Social assistance (5.1%)
  • Public administration (5.1%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (4.5%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (4.2%)
Most common occupations in Perris, CA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (5.7%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.1%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.1%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4.0%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (4.0%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (3.9%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (3.6%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (6.9%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (6.1%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (5.8%)
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (4.9%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (4.8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.8%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (4.6%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (7.2%)
  • Cashiers (6.3%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (5.3%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (4.7%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (4.1%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.0%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (3.9%)

Average climate in Perris, California

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Perris, California environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO NO2 SO2 Ozone PM10 PM2.5 Pb
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 154. This is significantly worse than average.

City:

154
U.S.:

74
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2018 was 0.287. This is about average. Closest monitor was 0.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.287
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 9.74. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 0.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.74
U.S.:

5.56
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.451. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 14.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.451
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 32.8. This is about average. Closest monitor was 0.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

32.8
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 28.9. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 0.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

28.9
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 9.28. This is about average. Closest monitor was 14.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.28
U.S.:

8.46
Lead Level

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 0.00564. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 0.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00564
U.S.:

0.00984

Earthquake activity:

Perris-area historical earthquake activity is near California state average. It is 707% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/28/1992 at 11:57:34, a magnitude 7.6 (6.2 MB, 7.6 MS, 7.3 MW, Depth: 0.7 mi, Class: Major, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 47.9 miles away from Perris center, causing 3 deaths (1 shaking deaths, 2 other deaths) and 400 injuries, causing $100,000,000 total damage and $40,000,000 insured losses
On 7/21/1952 at 11:52:14, a magnitude 7.7 (7.7 UK) earthquake occurred 131.1 miles away from the city center, causing $50,000,000 total damage
On 10/16/1999 at 09:46:44, a magnitude 7.4 (6.3 MB, 7.4 MS, 7.2 MW, 7.3 ML) earthquake occurred 67.2 miles away from the city center
On 5/19/1940 at 04:36:40, a magnitude 7.2 (7.2 UK) earthquake occurred 96.6 miles away from the city center, causing $33,000,000 total damage
On 4/21/1918 at 22:32:30, a magnitude 6.8 (6.8 UK, Class: Strong, Intensity: VII - IX) earthquake occurred 12.4 miles away from Perris center
On 6/28/1992 at 15:05:30, a magnitude 6.9 (6.3 MB, 6.7 MS, 6.5 MW, 6.9 ME, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 41.3 miles away from Perris center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), energy magnitude (ME), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Riverside County (43) is a lot greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 27
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Fires: 22, Floods: 18, Storms: 8, Winter Storms: 6, Landslides: 5, Mudslides: 3, Heavy Rains: 2, Earthquake: 1, Flash Flood: 1, Freeze: 1, Hurricane: 1, Tornado: 1, Tropical Storm: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Perris topographic map

Main business address for: MODTECH HOLDINGS INC (PREFABRICATED WOOD BLDGS & COMPONENTS), NATIONAL RV HOLDINGS INC (MOTOR HOMES).

Hospitals and medical centers in Perris:

  • CENTINELA GRAND INC (2225 NORTH PERRIS BOULEVARD)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Perris:

  • LIFE CARE CENTER OF MENIFEE (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; SUN CITY, CA)
  • SHEILA MARIE HOUSE (Hospital, about 6 miles away; MORENO VALLEY, CA)
  • HOSPICE OF THE VALLEYS (Hospital, about 6 miles away; SUN CITY, CA)
  • AFVW HEALTH CENTER (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; RIVERSIDE, CA)
  • KAISER FOUNDATION HOSPITAL-MORENO VALLEY Acute Care Hospitals (about 7 miles away; MORENO VALLEY, CA)
  • RIVERSIDE COUNTY REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER Acute Care Hospitals (about 8 miles away; MORENO VALLEY, CA)
  • DAVITA-VALLEY VIEW DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 9 miles away; MORENO VALLEY, CA)

Airports located in Perris:

Amtrak station:

PERRIS (B.W. PERRIS INN, 480 REDLANDS AVE.) - Bus Station

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Perris:

  • Moreno Valley College (about 7 miles; Moreno Valley, CA; Full-time enrollment: 4,650)
  • University of California-Riverside (about 14 miles; Riverside, CA; FT enrollment: 20,647)
  • Mt San Jacinto Community College District (about 15 miles; San Jacinto, CA; FT enrollment: 8,426)
  • California Baptist University (about 15 miles; Riverside, CA; FT enrollment: 6,085)
  • Riverside City College (about 16 miles; Riverside, CA; FT enrollment: 10,661)
  • La Sierra University (about 18 miles; Riverside, CA; FT enrollment: 2,205)
  • Loma Linda University (about 18 miles; Loma Linda, CA; FT enrollment: 2,839)

Public high schools in Perris:

Private high schools in Perris:

  • TEMPLE CHRISTIAN SCHOOL (Students: 120, Location: 745 N PERRIS BLVD, Grades: PK-12)
  • OAK GROVE AT THE RANCH (Students: 42, Location: 23115 RIDER ST, Grades: 2-12)
  • CALIFORNIA RANCH SCHOOL (Students: 7, Location: 21135 OLYMPIA AVE, Grades: 2-11)

Biggest public elementary/middle schools in Perris:

Private elementary/middle schools in Perris:

  • ST JAMES CATHOLIC SCHOOL (Students: 162, Location: 250 W 3RD ST, Grades: KG-8)
  • LIGHTHOUSE CHRISTIAN ACADEMY (Students: 3, Location: 23100 BETTY RD, Grades: 2-6)
See full list of schools located in Perris

User-submitted facts and corrections:

  • The Hospital has closed. The City of Perris does not have a hospital that is operating.
  • Area code has changed to 951
  • Churches: Calvary Chapel Perris Valley, www.ccpv.us, a non-denominational Christian fellowship

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Perris: Perris Valley Hot Air Ballooning and Parachute Center (A), McCanna Ranch (B), May Ranch (C), Figadota Farm (D), American Medical Response North Perris (E), County Rescue Ambulance Service (F), American Medical Response Perris (G), Val Verde School District Office (H), Perris City Hall (I), Perris Branch Riverside City and County Public Library (J), California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection Perris (K), Riverside County Fire Department Station 90 North Perris (L), Trolley Museum (M). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Centers: Spectrum Shopping Center (1), Perris Town Center Shopping Center (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Main business address in Perris include: MODTECH HOLDINGS INC (A), NATIONAL RV HOLDINGS INC (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Perris include: Calvary Southern Baptist Church (A), Church of Christ (B), First Baptist Church (C), First Congregational Church (D), Saint James Catholic Church (E), Temple Christian Church (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: Perris Valley Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Parks in Perris include: Banta Beatty Park (1), Motte Rimrock Reserve (2), Woodhaven Park (3), Roy W Kabian Memorial Park (4). Display/hide their locations on the map

Hotel: American Inn (1775 North Perris Boulevard) (1). Display/hide its approximate location on the map

Birthplace of: Andrew Green - College basketball player (Boise State Broncos), Dorothy Ford - Actor and model, Elmer Rieger - Baseball player.

Riverside County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential
Average household size:
This city:

4.2 people
California:

2.9 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

87.7%
Whole state:

68.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

8.8%
Whole state:

7.2%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households

People in group quarters in Perris in 2010:

  • 109 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 71 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 31 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 26 people in group homes for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 3 people in residential treatment centers for juveniles (non-correctional)

People in group quarters in Perris in 2000:

  • 105 people in nursing homes
  • 60 people in other group homes
  • 33 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 18 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 10 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 6 people in short-term care, detention or diagnostic centers for delinquent children

Banks with branches in Perris (2011 data):

  • Bank of America, National Association: Perris Crossing Branch at 3150 Case Road Building G, branch established on 2008/04/21; Perris Branch at 181 East 4th Street, branch established on 1947/12/01. Info updated 2009/11/18: Bank assets: $1,451,969.3 mil, Deposits: $1,077,176.8 mil, headquarters in Charlotte, NC, positive income, 5782 total offices, Holding Company: Bank Of America Corporation
  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: Perris Branch at 2560 N Perris Blvd., branch established on 2002/11/18. Info updated 2011/04/05: Bank assets: $1,161,490.0 mil, Deposits: $905,653.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, 6395 total offices, Holding Company: Wells Fargo & Company
  • Compass Bank: Perris Branch at 211 East 4th Street, branch established on 1967/01/23. Info updated 2011/02/24: Bank assets: $63,107.0 mil, Deposits: $46,232.4 mil, headquarters in Birmingham, AL, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 720 total offices, Holding Company: Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria, S.A.

For population 15 years and over in Perris:

Marital status in Perris, CA
  • Never married: 41.0%
  • Now married: 49.2%
  • Separated: 1.8%
  • Widowed: 3.6%
  • Divorced: 4.4%

For population 25 years and over in Perris:

  • High school or higher: 63.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 7.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.6%
  • Unemployed: 11.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 38.7 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

19.3
California average:

15.0

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Perris
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Perris, CA (based on Riverside County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic602,76551
Evangelical Protestant240,306741
Other77,581194
Mainline Protestant29,535103
Black Protestant19,17040
Orthodox3,64711
None1,216,637-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 330
This county:

1.60 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 11
Here:

0.05 / 10,000 pop.
California:

0.04 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 91
Riverside County:

0.44 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.62 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 311
Riverside County:

1.51 / 10,000 pop.
California:

1.49 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 1,125
This county:

5.45 / 10,000 pop.
California:

7.42 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

7.7%
California:

7.3%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

24.5%
State:

21.3%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

15.2%
State:

17.9%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Perris:

45.3%
State:

48.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Perris:

44.8%
California:

47.1%

Average BMI:
Perris:

28.5
California:

28.1

People feeling badly about themselves:
Perris:

23.7%
California:

20.9%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Perris:

9.9%
California:

11.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Perris:

6.7
California:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

30.3%
California:

31.3%

General health condition:
This city:

53.8%
California:

55.7%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

81.6%
California:

80.6%

More about Health and Nutrition of Perris, CA Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 21$136,318$77,8960$0
Housing and Community Development (Local) 21$127,070$72,6110$0
Streets and Highways 20$90,851$54,5110$0
Parks and Recreation 6$29,993$59,9862$3,542
Other Government Administration 6$8,829$17,6580$0
Health 0$0 0$0
Sewerage 0$0 0$0
Water Supply 0$0 0$0
Other and Unallocable 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 74$393,061$63,7402$3,542

Perris government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Construction - Housing and Community Development: $8,311,000 ($106.72)
    Regular Highways: $2,166,000 ($27.81)
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $5,609,000 ($72.02)
    Housing and Community Development: $4,344,000 ($55.78)
    Central Staff Services: $4,061,000 ($52.14)
    Water Utilities: $2,971,000 ($38.15)
    Parks and Recreation: $1,798,000 ($23.09)
    Sewerage: $1,463,000 ($18.79)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $1,268,000 ($16.28)
    Solid Waste Management: $627,000 ($8.05)
    Financial Administration: $492,000 ($6.32)
    Health - Other: $456,000 ($5.86)
    General - Other: $345,000 ($4.43)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $159,000 ($2.04)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $9,728,000 ($124.91)
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Police Protection: $11,031,000 ($141.64)
    Other - Local Fire Protection: $2,844,000 ($36.52)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Libraries: $88,000 ($1.13)
    Regular Highways: $86,000 ($1.10)
    Central Staff Services: $11,000 ($0.14)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $5,191,000 ($66.65)

Perris government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $1,678,000 ($21.55)
    Other: $1,036,000 ($13.30)
    Solid Waste Management: $723,000 ($9.28)
    Parks and Recreation: $246,000 ($3.16)
    Housing and Community Development: $21,000 ($0.27)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Housing and Community Development: $499,000 ($6.41)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $8,313,000 ($106.74)
    Donations From Private Sources: $4,498,000 ($57.76)
    Special Assessments: $1,048,000 ($13.46)
    Fines and Forfeits: $731,000 ($9.39)
    General Revenue - Other: $366,000 ($4.70)
    Sale of Property: $9,000 ($0.12)
    Rents: $7,000 ($0.09)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $3,266,000 ($41.94)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $1,920,000 ($24.65)
    Other: $1,157,000 ($14.86)
    General Local Government Support: $90,000 ($1.16)
  • Tax - Property: $15,877,000 ($203.87)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $6,592,000 ($84.64)
    Public Utilities Sales: $2,245,000 ($28.83)
    Other License: $1,620,000 ($20.80)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $188,000 ($2.41)
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $143,000 ($1.84)
    Other Selective Sales: $121,000 ($1.55)

Perris government finances - Debt in 2012 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $267,824,000 ($3438.98)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $262,761,000 ($3373.96)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $5,063,000 ($65.01)

Perris government finances - Cash and Securities in 2012 (per resident):

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $14,250,000 ($182.98)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $68,992,000 ($885.89)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $92,432,000 ($1186.87)

6.47% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($57,010 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.47%
California average:

5.03%

0.05% of residents moved from foreign countries ($452 average AGI)
Riverside County:

0.05%
California average:

0.07%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from San Bernardino County, CA  1.31% ($51,234 average AGI)
from Los Angeles County, CA  1.23% ($57,313)
from Orange County, CA  1.00% ($64,976)


5.66% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($52,625 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.66%
California average:

5.21%

0.05% of residents moved to foreign countries ($480 average AGI)
Riverside County:

0.05%
California average:

0.09%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to San Bernardino County, CA  1.11% ($44,347 average AGI)
to Los Angeles County, CA  0.77% ($46,622)
to Orange County, CA  0.71% ($58,801)
Businesses in Perris, CA
NameCountNameCount
AutoZone2Kroger1
Baskin-Robbins1Little Caesars Pizza1
Burger King1McDonald's3
Carl\s Jr.2Nike1
Circle K4Papa John's Pizza1
DHL2Payless1
Dennys1Pizza Hut1
Domino's Pizza1Popeyes1
El Pollo Loco1RadioShack1
FedEx5Rite Aid1
GNC1Sprint Nextel1
H&R Block1Starbucks3
Holiday Inn1T-Mobile2
Home Depot1Taco Bell1
IHOP1U-Haul4
Jack In The Box3UPS3
Jones New York1Walgreens1
Just Tires2Walmart1

Strongest AM radio stations in Perris:

  • KPLS (830 AM; 50 kW; ORANGE, CA; Owner: CRN LICENSES, LLC)
  • KFI (640 AM; 50 kW; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KLAC (570 AM; 50 kW; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KHPY (1670 AM; 10 kW; MORENO VALLEY, CA; Owner: DELBERT L. VAN VOORHIS)
  • KTNQ (1020 AM; 50 kW; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: KTNQ-AM LICENSE CORP.)
  • KXTA (1150 AM; 50 kW; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KDIS (1110 AM; 50 kW; PASADENA, CA; Owner: ABC,INC.)
  • KPRO (1570 AM; 5 kW; RIVERSIDE, CA; Owner: OLIVE L. SHERBAN)
  • KFWB (980 AM; 50 kW; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • KFMB (760 AM; 50 kW; SAN DIEGO, CA; Owner: MIDWEST TELEVISION, INC.)
  • KSPN (710 AM; 50 kW; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: KABC-AM RADIO, INC.)
  • KNX (1070 AM; 50 kW; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • KCAL (1410 AM; 5 kW; REDLANDS, CA; Owner: LAZER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)

Strongest FM radio stations in Perris:

  • KOLA (99.9 FM; SAN BERNARDINO, CA; Owner: INLAND EMPIRE BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • KVCR (91.9 FM; SAN BERNARDINO, CA; Owner: SAN BERNARDINO COMMUNITY COLLEGE DISTRICT)
  • KUCR (88.3 FM; RIVERSIDE, CA; Owner: THE REGENTS OF THE UNIV. OF CA)
  • KUOR-FM (89.1 FM; REDLANDS, CA; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF REDLANDS)
  • KLRD (90.1 FM; YUCAIPA, CA; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • KRTM (88.9 FM; TEMECULA, CA; Owner: PENFOLD COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KWRP (96.1 FM; SAN JACINTO, CA; Owner: MAGIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KPLM-FM2 (106.1 FM; SAN JACINTO, CA; Owner: RM BROADCASTING L.L.C.)
  • KWVE (107.9 FM; SAN CLEMENTE, CA; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF COSTA MESA)
  • K201AR (88.1 FM; BANNING, CA; Owner: KSGN, INC.)
  • K232CX (94.3 FM; DESERT HOT SPRINGS, CA; Owner: MCC RADIO, LLC)
  • KCXX (103.9 FM; LAKE ARROWHEAD, CA; Owner: ALL-PRO BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KXFG (92.9 FM; SUN CITY, CA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • K295AI (106.9 FM; MUSCOY, CA; Owner: ASSOCIATION FOR COMMUNITY EDUCATION, INC.)
  • KXRS (105.7 FM; HEMET, CA; Owner: LAZER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KATY-FM (101.3 FM; IDYLLWILD, CA; Owner: ALL PRO BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KGGI (99.1 FM; RIVERSIDE, CA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KLYY (97.5 FM; RIVERSIDE, CA; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • K201CD (88.1 FM; VICTORVILLE, CA; Owner: SAN BERNARDINO COMMNTY COLLEGE DIST.)
  • K264AF (100.7 FM; GUASTI, CA; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)

TV broadcast stations around Perris:

  • KTRO-LP (Channel 50; LANCASTER, CA; Owner: ROBERT D. ADELMAN)
  • KHIZ (Channel 64; BARSTOW, CA; Owner: SUNBELT TELEVISION, INC.)
  • KVCR-TV (Channel 24; SAN BERNARDINO, CA; Owner: SAN BERNARDINO COMMUNITY COLLEGE DISTRICT)
  • KBLM-LP (Channel 25; RIVERSIDE/PERRIS, CA; Owner: LOUIS MARTINEZ FAMILY GROUP, LLC)
Fatal accident count
See more detailed statistics of Perris fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 38Number of bridges
  • 400ft / 122mTotal length
  • $1,180,000Total costs
  • 1,459,981Total average daily traffic
  • 156,950Total average daily truck traffic
  • 1,219,834Total future (year 2035) average daily traffic
New bridges in Perris, CA - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 31920-1929
  • 11930-1939
  • 61950-1959
  • 31960-1969
  • 31970-1979
  • 101990-1999
  • 22000-2009
  • 102010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Perris, CA
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 392 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Perris)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 48 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers in Perris, CA)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 55 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 269 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Perris)

FAA Registered Aircraft: 49 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Perris)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 full and 6 partial tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1,004$149,307314$108,209276$172,34912$38,8940$0154$90,91923$145,681
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED96$147,25648$125,14164$173,5694$69,8700$020$101,5973$126,023
APPLICATIONS DENIED224$154,449118$117,232191$168,89328$55,3230$055$105,48717$135,361
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN162$154,21676$107,695103$180,1419$41,2922$5,427,67542$94,8577$130,039
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS36$156,61618$137,86436$171,2062$105,6250$08$105,0114$154,145

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0426.02 , 0426.03, 0427.06, 0427.18, 0427.19, 0428.00, 0429.01, 0429.04

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 full and 6 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED50$139,6320$00$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED36$174,4434$217,3951$250,370
APPLICATIONS DENIED10$145,5701$79,8400$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN6$167,2300$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS6$205,0530$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0426.02 , 0426.03, 0427.06, 0427.18, 0427.19, 0428.00, 0429.01, 0429.04

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Perris, CA
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Perris, CA - Value

2006 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2006 - 2018 the average number of fire incidents per year is 19. The highest number of reported fires - 38 took place in 2009, and the least - 6 in 2018. The data has a decreasing trend.
    Fire incident types in Perris, CA When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Outside Fires (61.5%), and Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires (19.4%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Perris, CA
    • 15261.5%Outside Fires
    • 4819.4%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 3915.8%Structure Fires
    • 83.2%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Perris, CA
Most common first names in Perris, CA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Robert8572.4 years
John8475.1 years
Mary8079.2 years
William7473.2 years
James7170.1 years
Charles5270.8 years
Richard4965.9 years
Jose4570.0 years
Maria4374.9 years
Donald3968.7 years
Most common last names in Perris, CA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Williams4872.1 years
Johnson4672.0 years
Jones4073.6 years
Smith3676.5 years
Brown3574.7 years
Lopez2765.9 years
Hernandez2567.6 years
Rodriguez2367.4 years
Davis2372.3 years
Jackson2369.9 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Perris, CA
  • 85.8%Utility gas
  • 11.0%Electricity
  • 1.7%No fuel used
  • 1.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.3%Wood
  • 0.1%Solar energy
  • 0.1%Other fuel
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Perris, CA
  • 79.4%Utility gas
  • 17.2%Electricity
  • 2.9%No fuel used
  • 0.5%Wood


Perris compared to California state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.

Perris on our top lists:

  • #2 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: transportation and warehousing (population 50,000+)"
  • #4 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: construction (population 50,000+)"
  • #7 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: material moving occupations (population 50,000+)"
  • #8 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (population 50,000+)"
  • #8 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest differences between daily high and daily low temperatures (population 50,000+)"
  • #12 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest number of auto thefts per 100,000 residents, excludes tourist destinations and others with a lot of outsiders visiting based on city industries data (population 50,000+)"
  • #15 on the list of "Top 100 cities with longest commuting times (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #20 on the list of "Top 100 cities with youngest residents (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #23 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: transportation occupations (population 50,000+)"
  • #23 on the list of "Top 100 least-educated cities (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #25 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: material moving occupations (population 50,000+)"
  • #25 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage population increase from 2000 (population 50,000+)"
  • #26 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: construction and extraction occupations (population 50,000+)"
  • #26 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: health technologists and technicians (population 50,000+)"
  • #28 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: construction (population 50,000+)"
  • #32 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: transportation and warehousing (population 50,000+)"
  • #35 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: other services, except public administration (population 50,000+)"
  • #35 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (population 50,000+)"
  • #36 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the least people having Master's or Doctorate degrees (population 50,000+)"
  • #38 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: sales and related occupations (population 50,000+)"
  • #32 (92571) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the lowest 2012 average taxable interest for individuals (pop 5,000+)"
  • #3 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest lead air pollution readings in 2012 (µg/m3)"
  • #4 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest ground withdrawal of fresh water for public supply"
  • #11 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Catholic adherents"
  • #11 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply"
  • #12 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest carbon monoxide air pollution readings in 2012 (ppm)"
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