Lake Elsinore Tourism

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Lake Elsinore is a natural freshwater lake in Riverside County, California, located east of the Santa Ana Mountains and fed by the San Jacinto River. Originally named Laguna Grande by Spanish explorers, it was renamed for the town of Elsinore, now Lake Elsinore, established on its northeastern shore on April 9, 1888.


If you are looking for travel information of Lake Elsinore in United States, you've come to the right place. Lake Elsinore is located at a short trip away from Los Angeles a major city in United States. Los Angeles, is a worth visiting city owing to its prime attractions like Universal Studios, Santa Monica Pier, The Griffith Observatory. To explore Lake Elsinore, set aside 1 to 2 number of your days. You'll be coming back for more!

Don't just take a trip, let the trip take you! Have a enjoyable time at Lake Elsinore.

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Facts and Stats for Lake Elsinore*

  • Pollution Statistics in Lake Elsinore

    Know the pollution level of Lake Elsinore before you plan your visit.

    • Water Pollution 50 (Moderate)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 62.5 (High)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 62.5 (High)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 25 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 37.5 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 37.5 (Low)
  • Lake Elsinore: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Lake Elsinore for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Lake Elsinore.

    • Burglary and Theft 10 (Very Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 10 (Very Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 5 (Very Low)
    • Car Stealing 10 (Very Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 10 (Very Low)
    • Attacks 5 (Very Low)
    • Drug offense 10 (Very Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 100 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 90 (Very High)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 15 (Very Low)
  • Living in Lake Elsinore - Quality of Life

    • Safety Index 90.31 (Very High)
    • Climate Index 85.26 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 30.17 (Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 90 (Very High)
    • Health Care Index 33.33 (Low)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 3.49 (Very Low)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Lake Elsinore

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Lake Elsinore

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.1 USD
    • International Movie per seat 12 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 32.5 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 61.66 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 42.67 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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