Information about Calimesa, California

The City of Calimesa is located in the San Gorgonio Pass area, perched atop the cooler, clearer highlands between Redlands and Beaumont. Once a dusty stagecoach stop and a long-time unincorporated region of Riverside County, Calimesa officially incorporated in 1990.

Calimesa Facts

7,139 (2000 Census)

Land Area:
15.5 square miles

2,500 feet


Average Temperature:
High 79.5°F, Low 50.2°F

School Districts:
Calimesa is served by the Yucaipa-Calimesa Joint Unified School District and the Beaumont Unified School District.

Water Provider:
Yucaipa Valley Water District
South Mesa Water Company

Nearest City with Population 50,000+:
Redlands (10 miles away)

Nearest City with Population 200,000+:
Riverside (24.4 miles away)

Nearest City with Population 1,000,000+:
Los Angeles (52 miles away)

Travel Time to Beaches:
1 hour, 15 minutes

Travel Time to Mountains:
1 hour

Travel Time to Desert:
40 minutes

City of Calimesa
908 Park Avenue Calimesa, CA 92320
Phone: (909) 795-9801 FAX: (909) 795-4399

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