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Draft Environmental Impact Report
4-13-2 Population, Housing, and Employment Section 4.13
4.13.1 Existing Setting
22.214.171.124 Population Characteristics
The U.S. Census as reported by the DOF estimates the City’s current (2011) population at 195,216persons.
SCAG projections estimate the population of the City, Riverside County, and southernCalifornia (SCAG) regions will continue to grow. The SCAG projects the City’s population will grow to213,700 persons by the year 2020 and 255,200 persons by the year 2035 (Table 4.13.A).
Table 4.13.A: Population, Housing, and Employment Forecasts
City of Moreno Valley 195,216 213,700 255,200Riverside County 2,217,778 2,592,000 3,324,000SCAG 18,163,664 19,663,000 22,091,000
City of Moreno Valley 55,635 60,000 72,800Riverside County 804,915 834,000 1,092,000SCAG 6,348,741 6,458,000 7,325,000
City of Moreno Valley 25,120 48,000 64,400Riverside County 551,492 939,000 1,243,000SCAG 7,224,670 8,414,000 9,441,000
2011 Employment data for the City and County is based on the
Fiscal and Economic Impact Study World Logistics Center Moreno Valley, California
, October 11, 2012.Source:
Draft 2012 RTP Growth Forecast
, Southern California Association of Governments, http://www.scag.ca.gov/forecast/ index.htm, date accessed March 15, 2012
Table 2:City/County Population and Housing Estimates, 1/1/2011,
State of California Department of Finance
Table 1: Population, Age and Sex Characteristics, April 1, 2010, Incorporated Cities and Census Designated Places (CDP) by County in California.
State of California, Department of Finance, Sacramento, California, May 19, 2011.
126.96.36.199 Housing Characteristics
The number of housing units in the City has increased to accommodate the City’s growing population(Table 4.13.B). Currently, the DOF identifies that over three-quarters of the existing housing units inthe City are single-family detached units (Table 4.13.C). Multiple-unit dwellings compriseapproximately 16 percent of the City’s current housing stock.
Table 4.13.B: City of Moreno Valley Housing Units, 1990, 2000, and 2010
Year Housing UnitsIncrease (%)
1990 37,945 —2000 41,462 9.32010 51,592 24.4
City of Moreno Valley Draft Housing Element 2008 – 2014. City of Moreno Valley. February 2011.
California Department of Finance: California State Data Center. Data derived from Housing Characteristics, 2000 Censusof Population and Housing
Draft 2012 RFP Growth Forecast, Southern California Association of Governments, http://www.scag.ca.gov/forecast/ index.htm, date accessed March 15, 2012.
E-5 Population and Housing Estimates, for Cities, Counties, and the State, 2010–2011, with 2010 Benchmark, State ofCalifornia Department of Finance, http://www.dof.ca.gov/research/demographic/reports/estimates/e-5/2011-20/ documents/E-5_2011_Internet_Version.xls, May 2011, website accessed March 22, 2012.