Mesa, AZ, US

place
Mesa is in the state of Arizona, United States of America. Mesa has a population of 0.15 percent of the US population. There are a vast network of roadways in Mesa.

You may find demographics, education information about Mesa, as well as a list of nearby locations, further down this page.

Demographics of Mesa

Total Population of Mesa

  • Mesa
  • US
Total Population chart statistics
Total479,317479,317321,004,407321,004,407
According to 2017 US Census figures, Mesa has a population of 479,317 people. This represents 0.15% of the total population of 321,004,407 people in the United States of America.
Total population statistics is shown in the table below:
Total PopulationMesaUS
Total479,317
0.1% of US
321,004,407
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Gender of Mesa

  • Mesa
  • US
Gender chart statistics
Male48.8%48.8%51.2%51.2%
Female48.8%48.8%51.2%51.2%
According to 2017 US Census statistics figures, Mesa has 186,090 male residents (48.8 percent) and 195,494 female citizens (51.2 percent). In comparison, the proportions of United States of America citizens are: 48.8% male and 51.2% female.
The gender data table is as follows:
GenderMesaUS
Male186,090
48.8% of Mesa,
0.1% of US
126,850,422
48.8%
Female195,494
51.2% of Mesa,
0.1% of US
133,142,237
51.2%
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Income of Mesa

  • Mesa
  • US
Income per Household chart statistics
< $10k6.2%6.2%6.7%6.7%
$10k - $25k15.4%15.4%14.6%14.6%
$25k - $40k16%16%14%14%
$40k - $60k19%19%16.2%16.2%
$60k - $100k22.6%22.6%22.3%22.3%
$100k - $125k8.1%8.1%8.6%8.6%
$125k - $150k4.4%4.4%5.4%5.4%
$150k - $200k4.8%4.8%5.8%5.8%
> $200k3.4%3.4%6.3%6.3%
According to 2017 US Census data, the most common income levels in Mesa are: $60 000 to $99 999 (22.6 percent), $40 000 to $59 999 (19 percent) and $25 000 to $39 999 (16 percent).
Following is the data table for income statistics:
IncomeMesaUS
Total174,668
100% of Mesa,
0.1% of US
118,825,921
100%
< $10k10,881
6.2% of Mesa,
0.1% of US
7,942,251
6.7%
$10k - $25k26,840
15.4% of Mesa,
0.2% of US
17,406,019
14.6%
$25k - $40k27,941
16% of Mesa,
0.2% of US
16,663,066
14%
$40k - $60k33,230
19% of Mesa,
0.2% of US
19,261,515
16.2%
$60k - $100k39,560
22.6% of Mesa,
0.1% of US
26,454,560
22.3%
$100k - $125k14,214
8.1% of Mesa,
0.1% of US
10,273,788
8.6%
$125k - $150k7,705
4.4% of Mesa,
0.1% of US
6,428,069
5.4%
$150k - $200k8,348
4.8% of Mesa,
0.1% of US
6,931,136
5.8%
> $200k5,949
3.4% of Mesa,
0.1% of US
7,465,517
6.3%
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Median Age of Mesa

  • Mesa
  • US
Median Age chart statistics
Total35.935.937.837.8
Male34.634.636.536.5
Female37.537.539.139.1
According to 2017 US census data, the average male age in Mesa is 34.6 and the average female age is 37.5. In comparison United States of America average male age 34.6 and average female age is 37.5.
Following is the data table for median age statistics:
Median AgeMesaUS
Total35.937.8
Male34.636.5
Female37.539.1
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Age Groups of Mesa

  • Mesa
  • US
Age Groups chart statistics
<18 years24.5%24.5%22.9%22.9%
18 - 24 years9.4%9.4%9.7%9.7%
25 - 34 years14.7%14.7%13.7%13.7%
35 - 49 years18.3%18.3%19.2%19.2%
50 - 64 years17.2%17.2%19.6%19.6%
65 - 84 years13.8%13.8%13%13%
>85 years2%2%1.9%1.9%
According to 2017 US Census figures, the leading age groups in Mesa are: < 18 (24.5%), 35 - 49 (18.3%), and 50 - 64 (17.2%).
The data table for age groups is as follows:
Age GroupsMesaUS
Total479,317
100% of Mesa,
0.1% of US
321,004,407
100%
<18 years117,613
24.5% of Mesa,
0.2% of US
73,601,279
22.9%
18 - 24 years45,269
9.4% of Mesa,
0.1% of US
31,131,484
9.7%
25 - 34 years70,683
14.7% of Mesa,
0.2% of US
44,044,173
13.7%
35 - 49 years87,539
18.3% of Mesa,
0.1% of US
61,618,015
19.2%
50 - 64 years82,310
17.2% of Mesa,
0.1% of US
62,877,067
19.6%
65 - 84 years66,161
13.8% of Mesa,
0.2% of US
41,590,866
13%
>85 years9,742
2% of Mesa,
0.2% of US
6,141,523
1.9%
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Marital Status of Mesa

  • Mesa
  • US
Marital Status chart statistics
Married49.2%49.2%50.2%50.2%
Never Married33.1%33.1%33.1%33.1%
Divorced12.1%12.1%10.9%10.9%
Widowed5.5%5.5%5.8%5.8%
According to 2017 US Census statistics, the most common marriage statuses in Mesa are: Now married (49.2%) and Never married (33.1%).
The marital status data table is as follows:
Marital StatusMesaUS
Total381,584
100% of Mesa,
0.1% of US
259,992,659
100%
Married187,846
49.2% of Mesa,
0.1% of US
130,528,964
50.2%
Never Married126,307
33.1% of Mesa,
0.1% of US
86,087,136
33.1%
Divorced46,359
12.1% of Mesa,
0.2% of US
28,212,237
10.9%
Widowed21,072
5.5% of Mesa,
0.1% of US
15,164,322
5.8%
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Education of Mesa

  • Mesa
  • US
Education Level chart statistics
No Schooling1.3%1.3%1.4%1.4%
Unifinished High-school10.9%10.9%11.2%11.2%
High-school Diploma21.7%21.7%23.3%23.3%
GED or alt. creds3.9%3.9%4%4%
Unfinished College27.1%27.1%20.8%20.8%
Associate's degree9%9%8.3%8.3%
Bachelor's degree17.3%17.3%19.1%19.1%
Master's degree6.6%6.6%8.4%8.4%
Professional School degree1.3%1.3%2%2%
Doctorate degree0.8%0.8%1.4%1.4%
As per 2017 US Census data Mesa dominant household education levels are: Unfinished College (27.1%), High-school Diploma (21.7%) and Bachelor's degree (17.3%).
Detailed statistics for education is shown in the table below:
EducationMesaUS
No Schooling4,242
1.3% of Mesa,
0.1% of US
3,121,238
1.4%
Unifinished High-school34,572
10.9% of Mesa,
0.1% of US
24,315,876
11.2%
High-school Diploma68,595
21.7% of Mesa,
0.1% of US
50,496,716
23.3%
GED or alt. creds12,453
3.9% of Mesa,
0.1% of US
8,596,896
4%
Unfinished College85,643
27.1% of Mesa,
0.2% of US
44,935,834
20.8%
Associate's degree28,427
9% of Mesa,
0.2% of US
17,917,481
8.3%
Bachelor's degree54,782
17.3% of Mesa,
0.1% of US
41,377,068
19.1%
Master's degree20,896
6.6% of Mesa,
0.1% of US
18,154,808
8.4%
Professional School degree4,178
1.3% of Mesa,
0.1% of US
4,393,328
2%
Doctorate degree2,647
0.8% of Mesa,
0.1% of US
2,962,399
1.4%
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Languages Spoken of Mesa

  • Mesa
  • US
Languages Spoken chart statistics
English only78.7%78.7%78.7%78.7%
Spanish17.6%17.6%13.2%13.2%
Other Indo-European1.3%1.3%3.6%3.6%
Asian and Pacific1.5%1.5%3.5%3.5%
Other Languages0.8%0.8%1%1%
As per 2017 US Census data Mesa dominant spoken languages are: only English (78.7 percent), Spanish (17.6 percent) and Asian and Pacific Islands (1.5 percent).
The languages spoken data table is as follows:
Languages SpokenMesaUS
Total446,561
100% of Mesa,
0.1% of US
301,150,892
100%
English only351,413
78.7% of Mesa,
0.1% of US
236,929,699
78.7%
Spanish78,663
17.6% of Mesa,
0.2% of US
39,769,281
13.2%
Other Indo-European5,902
1.3% of Mesa,
0.1% of US
10,907,675
3.6%
Asian and Pacific Islands6,805
1.5% of Mesa,
0.1% of US
10,409,087
3.5%
Other Languages3,778
0.8% of Mesa,
0.1% of US
3,135,150
1%
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Ethnic Diversity of Mesa

  • Mesa
  • US
Ethnic Diversity chart statistics
White83.8%83.8%73%73%
African American3.7%3.7%12.7%12.7%
American Indian2.3%2.3%0.8%0.8%
Asian2%2%5.4%5.4%
Hawaiian & Pacific0.4%0.4%0.2%0.2%
Two+ ethnicities3.1%3.1%3.1%3.1%
Other4.7%4.7%4.8%4.8%
As per 2017 US census data Mesa dominant ethnic diversity groups are: White (83.8%), Other (4.7%) and African American (3.7%).
Detailed statistics for ethnic diversity is shown in the table below:
Ethnic DiversityMesaUS
Total479,317
100% of Mesa,
0.1% of US
321,004,407
100%
White401,506
83.8% of Mesa,
0.2% of US
234,370,202
73%
African American17,550
3.7% of Mesa,
0% of US
40,610,815
12.7%
American Indian & Alaska Native11,030
2.3% of Mesa,
0.4% of US
2,632,102
0.8%
Asian9,611
2% of Mesa,
0.1% of US
17,186,320
5.4%
Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander1,988
0.4% of Mesa,
0.3% of US
570,116
0.2%
Two or more ethnicities14,979
3.1% of Mesa,
0.1% of US
10,081,044
3.1%
Other22,653
4.7% of Mesa,
0.1% of US
15,553,808
4.8%
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Household Types of Mesa

  • Mesa
  • US
Household Types chart statistics
Family Households65.7%65.7%65.9%65.9%
Non-family Households34.3%34.3%34.1%34.1%
Mesa family households are 65.7% and non-family households 34.3% as per 2017 US census data. In comparison United States of America family households contains 65.9% and non-family households 34.1%.
The data table for household types is as follows:
Household TypesMesaUS
Total174,668
100% of Mesa,
0.1% of US
118,825,921
100%
Family households,
Married-couple family
83,905
48% of Mesa,
0.1% of US
57,459,352
48.4%
Family households,
Other family
30,922
17.7% of Mesa,
0.1% of US
20,839,351
17.5%
Family households,
Other family,
Male householder no wife present
9,545
5.5% of Mesa,
0.2% of US
5,747,150
4.8%
Family households,
Other family,
Female householder no husband present
21,377
12.2% of Mesa,
0.1% of US
15,092,201
12.7%
Nonfamily households,
Householder living alone
47,236
27% of Mesa,
0.1% of US
32,863,560
27.7%
Nonfamily households,
Householder not living alone
12,605
7.2% of Mesa,
0.2% of US
7,663,658
6.4%
Family Households114,827
65.7% of Mesa,
0.1% of US
78,298,703
65.9%
Non-family Households59,841
34.3% of Mesa,
0.1% of US
40,527,218
34.1%
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Employment Industries of Mesa

  • Mesa
  • US
Employment Industries chart statistics
Agriculture0.3%0.3%1.3%1.3%
Construction8.4%8.4%6.4%6.4%
Manufacturing8%8%10.3%10.3%
Wholesale2.3%2.3%2.7%2.7%
Retail12.9%12.9%11.4%11.4%
Utilities0.8%0.8%0.8%0.8%
Information1.8%1.8%2.1%2.1%
Finance & Insurance6%6%4.6%4.6%
Real Estate2.2%2.2%1.9%1.9%
Sci & Tech Services5.7%5.7%6.9%6.9%
Company Management0.1%0.1%0.1%0.1%
Administrative Services7%7%4.3%4.3%
Educational Services9.1%9.1%9.3%9.3%
Health Care12.7%12.7%13.8%13.8%
Arts & Entertainment2.2%2.2%2.2%2.2%
Accommodation & Food Services7.9%7.9%7.5%7.5%
Public Administration3.1%3.1%4.7%4.7%
Other Services5%5%4.9%4.9%
As per 2017 US census data Mesa dominant household income ranges are: Retail trade (12.9%), Health care and social assistance (12.7%), Educational services (9.1%) and Construction (8.4%).
The data table for employment industries is as follows:
Employment IndustriesMesaUS
Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing & Hunting719
0.3% of Mesa,
0% of US
1,958,431
1.3%
Construction18,682
8.4% of Mesa,
0.2% of US
9,564,541
6.4%
Manufacturing17,921
8% of Mesa,
0.1% of US
15,477,389
10.3%
Wholesale5,158
2.3% of Mesa,
0.1% of US
4,042,867
2.7%
Retail28,681
12.9% of Mesa,
0.2% of US
17,167,000
11.4%
Utilities1,880
0.8% of Mesa,
0.1% of US
1,257,353
0.8%
Information3,908
1.8% of Mesa,
0.1% of US
3,173,300
2.1%
Finance & Insurance13,327
6% of Mesa,
0.2% of US
7,001,182
4.6%
Real Estate4,877
2.2% of Mesa,
0.2% of US
2,907,138
1.9%
Scientific & Technical Services12,721
5.7% of Mesa,
0.1% of US
10,416,745
6.9%
Company Management205
0.1% of Mesa,
0.1% of US
144,719
0.1%
Administrative & Waste Management Services15,684
7% of Mesa,
0.2% of US
6,439,693
4.3%
Educational Services20,215
9.1% of Mesa,
0.1% of US
13,931,235
9.3%
Health Care & Social Assistance28,315
12.7% of Mesa,
0.1% of US
20,850,113
13.8%
Arts, Entertainment & Recreation4,805
2.2% of Mesa,
0.1% of US
3,283,165
2.2%
Accommodation & Food Services17,596
7.9% of Mesa,
0.2% of US
11,303,481
7.5%
Public Administration6,985
3.1% of Mesa,
0.1% of US
7,025,870
4.7%
Other Services11,193
5% of Mesa,
0.2% of US
7,371,226
4.9%
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Means of Transportation of Mesa

  • Mesa
  • US
Means of Transportation chart statistics
Car, Truck or Van92.9%92.9%89.9%89.9%
Public Transportation2.4%2.4%5.4%5.4%
Walk1.8%1.8%2.9%2.9%
Motorcycle or Bicycle3%3%1.9%1.9%
As per 2017 US census data Mesa dominant types of transportation to work are: Car truck or van (92.9%).
The data table for means of transportation is as follows:
Means of TransportationMesaUS
Car, Truck or Van192,954
92.9% of Mesa,
0.2% of US
127,053,717
89.9%
Public Transportation4,908
2.4% of Mesa,
0.1% of US
7,607,907
5.4%
Walk3,715
1.8% of Mesa,
0.1% of US
4,049,337
2.9%
Taxicab, Motorcycle, Bicycle or Other6,152
3% of Mesa,
0.2% of US
2,693,671
1.9%
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Time of Commute of Mesa

  • Mesa
  • US
Time of Commute to Work chart statistics
< 10 mins9.4%9.4%12.7%12.7%
10-15 mins12.2%12.2%13.6%13.6%
15-20 mins16.1%16.1%15.3%15.3%
20-25 mins17.7%17.7%14.6%14.6%
25-30 mins8.2%8.2%6.4%6.4%
30-35 mins16.8%16.8%13.7%13.7%
35-45 mins7.5%7.5%6.8%6.8%
45-50 mins7%7%8.1%8.1%
> 60 mins5%5%8.9%8.9%
As per 2017 US census data Mesa dominant travel time to work ranges are: 20-25 minutes, 30-35 minutes and 15-20 minutes.
Following is the data table for time of commute statistics:
Time of CommuteMesaUS
< 10 mins19,628
9.4% of Mesa,
0.1% of US
17,921,724
12.7%
10-15 mins25,301
12.2% of Mesa,
0.1% of US
19,241,335
13.6%
15-20 mins33,525
16.1% of Mesa,
0.2% of US
21,633,308
15.3%
20-25 mins36,849
17.7% of Mesa,
0.2% of US
20,585,782
14.6%
25-30 mins17,109
8.2% of Mesa,
0.2% of US
8,998,679
6.4%
30-35 mins34,796
16.8% of Mesa,
0.2% of US
19,345,968
13.7%
35-45 mins15,575
7.5% of Mesa,
0.2% of US
9,634,261
6.8%
45-50 mins14,610
7% of Mesa,
0.1% of US
11,464,394
8.1%
> 60 mins10,336
5% of Mesa,
0.1% of US
12,579,181
8.9%
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Education of Mesa

Schools in Mesa

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Colleges in Mesa

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Universities in Mesa

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Kindergartens in Mesa

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Locations in Mesa