Welcome To Riverside County, California, Home To The Great City of Desert Hot Springs
Posted on July 24, 2022
About the County
Riverside is the fourth largest county in California and the 10th largest in the United States. It covers more than 7,300 square miles and is home to 2.4 million residents.
What makes our county run? It’s talent, perseverance and loads of dedication from public servants, volunteers, residents and representatives serving in departments, as well as an array of commissions, committees and boards. Each one of these individuals contributes to our safety, security, convenience and welfare.
Get to know the people and organizations that work every day on behalf of our residents to enhance the quality of life in Riverside County. In addition, find out how your taxpayer dollars are distributed among departments to keep services running.
Budget and Financial Information
Open budget documents to read about Riverside County’s current fiscal year funds. Learn how taxpayers’ funds are spent and invested to improve the health, safety and welfare of our communities.
County Boards, Committees and Commissions
Riverside County has numerous boards, committees and commissions that provide guidance for issues ranging from women’s wellbeing to land development.
County Elected Officials
Riverside County is proud to introduce the duly elected representatives that provide policy and oversight on issues affecting Riverside County government.
The County Executive Office’s mission is to support and implement board policies and priorities, provide organizational direction and leadership, and foster efficient and effective management of the county workforce and activities.