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Lake Elsinore, California
Welcome to Lake Elsinore ...
The city of Lake Elsinore is located in Riverside County.
A typical abbreviation for Lake Elsinore: Lk. Elsinore
From the Census Estimates for 2017, Lake Elsinore has a population of 66,411 people<1> (see below for details).
Lake Elsinore was incorporated April 9, 1888.
The community of Lake Elsinore is 1,280 feet [390 m] above sea level.<2>.
Time Zone: Lake Elsinore lies in the Pacific Time Zone (PST/PDT) and observes daylight saving time
Lake Elsinore is located in the (951) area code.
The ZIP codes for Lake Elsinore: 92530-92532<3>
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2010 Census, Lake Elsinore had a population of 51,821 people. This makes Lake Elsinore the county's 10th most populous community.
The population of Lake Elsinore represents 0.14% of the population of California (which has 37,253,956 people), making it the state's 163rd most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 51,821 people, the population of Lake Elsinore increased 79.14% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 28,928 people).
Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Lake Elsinore had an population of 66,411 people. This is an increase of 28.15% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 129.57% since the 2000 Census).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Lake Elsinore.
Communities near Lake Elsinore ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Lake Elsinore and not the distance as if you drove.<4>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Lake Elsinore.
See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Lake Elsinore:
Websites for Lake Elsinore ...
Official Website: www.lake-elsinore.org/
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Lake Elsinore ...
Looking for more information about Lake Elsinore? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.
In addition to the Tourism page for Lake Elsinore, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Lake Elsinore.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Lake Elsinore: www.lake-elsinore.org/
The official website for Riverside County: www.co.riverside.ca.us/
The official website for State of California: https://www.ca.gov/
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This page was last modified: 18 Feb 2019