Bragging rights include cleaner air and cooler temperatures than neighboring cities, attributed largely to its elevation -- 2,392 feet.
Slightly older than average, the population tends toward retirees who are predominantly Caucasian, and generally live in owner-occupied housing.
Small town ways give in to city growth: New development approved bring thousands of new residents to Calimesa-- Summerwind Ranch, Mesa Verde Estates, Heritage Oaks, and JP Ranch.
The Shoppes at Calimesa, County Line Village and a variety of new shops and stores are also part of the growth.
Special events in Calimesa have included Calimesa Street Faire in October. The event features food vendors, crafts, and live entertainment with bands.
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information, residential (demographics)
profiles and other things you need to
know before you go.