Located along the Interstate 15 Freeway in Western Riverside County, Norco is an animal-keeping and equestrian-oriented community covering approximately 15 square miles. The population of approximately 27,263 residents enjoy over 400 acres of parkland and 95 miles of pedestrian/equestrian trails. Fifteen parks and a wide range of recreational and leisure programs, services and activities for the citizens of Norco and the surrounding communities, the city operates the Animal Control Division to serve the needs of this animal-loving community. Norco is also home to the U.S. Naval Surface Warfare Center, the California Rehabilitation Center and the Riverside Community College, Norco Campus.