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Menifee, California is a city in Southwestern Riverside County, California, United States and part of the Los Angeles Combined Statistical Area. The city is also centrally located in the heart of Southern California between San Diego County and Los Angeles County. Almost 9 miles (14 km) north of Temecula and bordering the city of Murrieta, Menifee is roughly 46sqmi in size and has an elevation of 1,424 Feet. It had a population of about 89,004 as of 2016. The incorporated City of Menifee includes the communities of Sun City, Quail Valley, Paloma Valley and portions of Romoland.HistoryThe area was originally inhabited by the Luiseño people, specifically the Pechanga band. In the 18th century, the area fell under Spanish rule and was ceded by Mexico to the United States in 1850 as a result of the Mexican-American War.Farming, which began in the mid-19th century, was concentrated in the Menifee area. Mining began in the early 1880s with the discovery of a significant quartz lode by miner Luther Menifee Wilson, from which Menifee derived its name.Early development of the Menifee area began with Sun City in the early 1960s, conceptualized as an active retirement community by Del Webb, a building contractor from Phoenix, Arizona. Webb also developed Sun City, Arizona under the same concept. Sun City is a centrally located neighborhood within Menifee with a mix of residential and commercial activity.Menifee is in California. Arrange all the small, but important details of your Menifee trip itinerary using our United States vacation maker site.
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