AZ

National Population : 333,590,059
Arizona State Population : 7,156,695

About Mesa, AZ

Mesa, AZ is located in Maricopa County in the state of Arizona.

The total City Population for Mesa is about 518,012 with about 1,448 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 585,844.

The Average Home Value is $209,046.15, which is roughly 3% higher than the Average Home Value of $202,052.00 for the state of Arizona, and roughly 10% higher than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $56,933.00, which is roughly 2% higher than the Average Median Income Per Household of $55,691.00 for the state of Arizona, and roughly 1% lower than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Mesa is about 5.4%.

Arizona is ranked #22 out of 52 for Best and Worst States to Work in America, with an overall score of 50.69 out of 100.

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Voting

Maricopa County voted Democratic in the 2020 Presidential Election with a slight difference of 4.33% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Democratic: 50.32%
Republican: 48.14%
Libertarian: 1.53%
Green: 0%
Other: 0%


Nearby Locations

Tempe, AZ (5.03 mi.)
Gilbert, AZ (5.59 mi.)
Guadalupe, AZ (6.78 mi.)
Scottsdale, AZ (7.43 mi.)
Chandler, AZ (7.84 mi.)
Paradise Vly, AZ (10.84 mi.)
Sun Lakes, AZ (12.83 mi.)
Phoenix, AZ (13.58 mi.)
Fountain Hills, AZ (13.89 mi.)
Fountain Hls, AZ (13.89 mi.)
Fort McDowell, AZ (16.93 mi.)
Tortilla Flat, AZ (18.01 mi.)
Apache Jct, AZ (18.01 mi.)
Chandler Hts, AZ (18.25 mi.)
San Tan Vly, AZ (18.25 mi.)
Queen Creek, AZ (18.25 mi.)
San Tan Valley, AZ (18.25 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 85201, 85202, 85203, 85204, 85205, 85206, 85207, 85208, 85209, 85210, 85212, 85213, 85215
Latitude : 33.376145
Longitude : -111.634330
TimeZone : Mountain (GMT -07:00)
Daylight Saving : No
Region : West
Average Elevation : 1450 ft.
Area Code(s) : 480, 928

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.61
Male Population Estimate : 40.07%
Female Population Estimate : 41.59%
Median Age : 38.5
Male Median Age : 36.4
Female Median Age : 39.1

White Population Estimate : 65.91%
Black Population Estimate : 3.47%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 20.94%
Asian Population Estimate : 2.12%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.46%
Indian Population Estimate : 2.60%
Other Population Estimate : 9.99%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Mesa specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Maricopa County: About 6 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Average # of Violent Crimes for Maricopa County: About 409 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Maricopa County is about 30% higher than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 30% higher than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.