Hemet is located in southeast California. Hemet is part of Riverside County. Hemet has 27.85 square miles of land area and has no water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Hemet population is 81,203, which has grown 38.07% since 2000. The population growth rate is much higher than the state average rate of 12.39% and is much higher than the national average rate of 11.61%. Hemet median household income is $33,932 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 26.43% since 2000. The income growth rate is lower than the state average rate of 29.47% and is about the same as the national average rate of 27.36%. Hemet median house value is $117,000 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 24.87% since 2000. The house value growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 75.60% and is much lower than the national average rate of 46.91%. As a reference, the national Consumer Price Index (CPI) inflation rate for the same period is 26.63%. On average, the public school district that covers Hemet is close to the state average in quality. The Hemet area codes are 909, 951.