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Mesa Residents

Diversity
A
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Population
491,194
Unemployment Rate
3.5%
Poverty Rate
15.4%
Non-Citizens
8%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the people who live in your area?
Based on 149 responses
Report
  • Families
    38%
  • Friendly
    23%
  • Quiet
    11%
  • On the go
    9%
  • Older
    8%
  • Mormon
    6%
  • Rude
    2%

Mesa Demographics

Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    9%
    12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    18%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    37%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    25%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    12%
    13%
Racial Diversity
  • White
    62%
  • Hispanic
    28%
  • African American
    4%
  • Two or more races
    2%
  • Asian
    2%
  • American Indian or Alaska native
    2%
  • Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander
    0%
  • Other race
    0%
Gender
  • Female
    51%
  • Male
    49%
Age
  • <10 years
    14%
  • 10-17 years
    11%
  • 18-24 years
    9%
  • 25-34 years
    15%
  • 35-44 years
    12%
  • 45-54 years
    12%
  • 55-64 years
    11%
  • 65+ years
    16%

Income

Median Household Income
$54,700
National
$55,322
Household Income Brackets
  • <$25k
    20%
  • $25-$44k
    21%
  • $45-$74k
    24%
  • $75-$149k
    26%
  • $150k+
    9%
Median Individual Income
$28,720
National
$27,419
Individual Income Brackets
  • <$15k
    27%
  • $15-$34k
    33%
  • $35-$64k
    25%
  • $65k+
    16%

Community

Poll
62%
of residents say there is a good sense of community.167 responses
Poll
54%
of people say LGBT residents are somewhat accepted.151 responses
Poll
What is the most helpful tip for a new resident to know before moving to your area?
Based on 109 responses
Report
  • Have a positive mindset
    33%
  • The winters are great!
    29%
  • It is very family oriented and middle low class
    12%
  • Good nightlife is only 20 minutes away
    8%
  • Don't park on the street.
    6%
  • Don't expect a unified community
    5%
  • Not a very family friendly neighborhood
    3%
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