The city of Hemet is situated in the San Jacinto Valley, which is located in southern California in Riverside County. Hemet was founded in 1887 and incorporated in 1910. The town did not truly prosper until after the creation of Lake Hemet, which stimulated agriculture in the region. Hemet is proud to call itself the home of "The Ramona Pageant," the official outdoor play of California. The play was started in 1923, making it one of the longest running outdoor plays in the United States.
Local Newspapers: Investor's Business Daily, La Opinion, LA Weekly, Los Angeles Downtown News, Los Angeles Independent, Los Angeles Times Courier
Local Sports Teams: LA Clippers, LA Dodgers, LA Galaxy, LA Lakers, LA Kings, LA Sparks
Local Colleges: State UniversityN/A
Zip Codes associated with hemet, california: 92543, 92544, 92545, 92870
Towns/Cities near hemet, california : San Jacinto, East Hemet, Valle Vista, Lakeview, Homeland, Winchester