Mesquite, Nevada Population 2018

Mesquite, Nevada's estimated population is 18,541 according to the most recent United States census estimates. Mesquite, Nevada is the 9th largest city in Nevada based on official 2017 estimates from the US Census Bureau.

The population density is 587.06 people/mi² (226.66 people/km²), with a household density of 118.39 people/km² (306.62 people/mi²).

The overall median age is 55.8 years, 57 years for males, and 54.2 years for females. For every 100 females there are 96.0 males.

Based on data from the American Community Survey, in 2017 there were 9,684 households in the city, with an average size of 2.28 people per household. The vacancy rate was 23.8%, with a median rent of $805/month. The median house has 4.8 rooms, and has a value of $193,200.

The median income for households in Mesquite, Nevada is $44,498, while the mean household income is $57,927. The per capita income is $26,105, and 8.7% of families and 14% of individuals are below the federal poverty line. 28.9% of those under 18 are in poverty, and 5.4% of those 65 years or older.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201718,5415663.15%
201617,9755333.06%
201517,4425243.10%
201416,9185053.08%
201316,4133912.44%
201216,0223682.35%
201115,6543452.25%
201015,3095,92063.05%
20009,3897,489394.16%
19901,9001,200171.43%
19807000.00%
197070010016.67%
1960600-100-14.29%
19407000.00%

Population by Race

Race Population
White14,375
Some Other Race1,739
Two or More Races277
Asian264
American Indian and Alaska Native146
Black or African American117
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander35

Race Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey)

Mesquite Nv Population Pyramid 2018

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Mesquite Nv Median Age

55.8


Total

57


Male

54.2


Female

Lancaster Adults

There are 15,055 adults in Mesquite Nv.

Mesquite Nv Age Dependency

120.1

Age Dependency Ratio

78.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

41.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Mesquite Nv Housing Indicators

Indicator Value
Median Number of Rooms (per House)
4.8
Houses Without Mortgage
2,220
Houses With Mortgage
2,725
Vacancy Rate
23.8
Median Rent
805
Median Home Value
193,200
Renter-Occupied Units
2,434
Owner-Occupied Units
4,945
Total Housing Units
9,684

This chart shows the employment and labor force participation rates in Mesquite Nv for residents over 16 years of age. The 2015 unemployment rate is 3.7% and the labor force participation rate is 41.6%.

Mesquite Nv Family/Household Indicators

Indicator Value
Average Household Size
2.28
Average Family Size
2.79
Total Households
7379
Married Couple Households
3928
Male Householder (no wife) Families
232
Female Householder (no husband) Families
590
Non Family Households
2629
Total Families
4750
Households With Own Children
1308
Unmarried Partner Households (Opposite Sex)
5.3
Unmarried Partner Households (Same Sex)
0.2

Mesquite Nv Income Distribution

Indicator Value
Under $10,000
403
$10,000 to $14,999
359
$15,000 to $24,999
929
$25,000 to $34,999
1,058
$35,000 to $49,999
1,381
$50,000 to $74,999
1,463
$75,000 to $99,999
951
$100,000 to $149,999
538
$150,000 to $199,999
131
Over $200,000
166

Mesquite Nv Household Income

Income

Median

Mean

Mesquite Nv

Nevada

$44,498

$53,094

$57,927

$70,855

Under 10k10k - 15k15k - 25k25k - 35k35k - 50k50k - 75k75k - 100k100k - 150k150k - 200kOver 200k00.050.10.150.2

Mesquite Nv Education Data

Mesquite Nv Educational Attainment (over 25)

Indicator Value Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade
5104.00%
9th to 12th Grade
1,1058.67%
High School Graduate
3,59028.17%
Some College
3,88430.47%
Associates Degree
1,2389.71%
Bachelors Degree
1,56512.28%
Graduate Degree
8546.70%