Mescal, Arizona Population 2020

1,760
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Mescal is a city located in Arizona. Mescal has a 2020 population of 1,760. Mescal is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has decreased by -2.87% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,812 in 2010. Mescal reached it's highest population of 1,812 in 2010.

The average household income in Mescal is $49,069 with a poverty rate of 21.19%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $870 per month, and the median house value is $85,700. The median age in Mescal is 54.3 years, 54.4 years for males, and 52.8 years for females. For every 100 females there are 128.3 males.

Mescal Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Mescal was:

  • White: 91.59%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 5.63%
  • Two or more races: 1.42%
  • Asian: 1.36%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Mescal, Arizona is 1,760, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,760.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,812.

Mescal, Arizona Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,61291.59%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander995.63%
Two or More Races251.42%
Asian241.36%
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Mescal Population Pyramid 2020

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Mescal Median Age

54.3


Total

54.4


Male

52.8


Female

Mescal Adults

There are 1,424 adults, (613 of whom are seniors) in Mescal.

Mescal Age Dependency

117

Age Dependency Ratio

75.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

41.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Mescal Sex Ratio

Female

771

43.81%

Male

989

56.19%

Mescal Households and Families

Mescal Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Mescal Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married77.5%22.5%
All73.8%26.2%
Non Family68.5%31.5%
Female45.3%54.7%

73.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All7942.2273.8
Married4222.7577.5
Non Family2481.1168.5
Female643.1345.3
Male602.08100

2.66

Average Family Size

2.22

Average Household Size

3.5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

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Mescal Education

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade221.58%
9th to 12th Grade362.58%
High School Graduate33924.34%
Some College45932.95%
Associates Degree25518.31%
Bachelors Degree17312.42%
Graduate Degree1097.82%
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Mescal Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Total High School Bachelors
White1,2201,168282
Hispanic105105
Islander3428
Asian2424
Multiple Races1010

The highest rate of high school graduation is among asian people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 23.11%.

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$34,722$42,727$32,188
Less Than High School$$$
High School Grad$23,705$$23,571
Some College$41,875$34,167$47,794
Bachelors Degree$$$
Graduate Degree$70,192$$

$34,722

Average Earnings

$42,727

Average Male

$32,188

Average Female

Mescal Language

Mescal Language by Age

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Mescal Language

85.28% of Mescal residents speak only English, while 14.72% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 12.62% of the population.

Mescal Poverty

Mescal Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White1,47024916.94%
Islander9999100.00%
Multiple2525100.00%
Hispanic157159.55%

21.19%

Overall Poverty Rate

30.03%

Male Poverty Rate

9.86%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Mescal

The race most likely to be in poverty in Mescal is Islander, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Mescal is Hispanic, with 9.55% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 6.63%. Among those working part-time, it was 4.00%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 29.47%.

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Name Poverty
Less Than High School29.31%
High School25.66%
Some College21.85%
Bachelors or Greater11.70%
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Name Poverty
Female Unemployed38.89%
Female Employed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Male Employed9.17%

Mescal Income

Mescal Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$42,857$49,069
Families$55,114$55,034
Married Families$58,782-
Non Families$18,182$33,682
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Mescal Marital Status

Mescal Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

59.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

51.6%

Male Marriage Rate

70.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Mescal Married by Age and Sex

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Mescal Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Mescal Marital Status by Race

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Mescal Veterans

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319

Number of Veterans

288

Male Veterans

31

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam174
Korea67
First Gulf War23
World War II
Second Gulf War
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Age Group Veterans
75+120
65 to 74101
55 to 6449
35 to 5449
18 to 34
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Name Veterans % of Total
White30922.89%
Hispanic1413.33%
2 or More10100.00%

Mescal Veterans by Education

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13.17%

Veteran Poverty Rate

61.76%

Veteran Disability Rate

Mescal Employment Status

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32.8%

Labor Force Participation

31.6%

Employment Rate

3.7%

Unemployment Rate

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Origin of Non-Citizens

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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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30.23%

Born in Arizona

96.14%

Native Born

3.86%

Foreign Born

2.10%

Non Citizen

1.76%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

96.14% of Mescal residents were born in the United States, with 30.23% having been born in Arizona. 2.10% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Oceania.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20201,7600.00%
20191,7600.00%
20181,76025116.63%
20171,509-16-1.05%
20161,525-127-7.69%
20151,65280.49%
20141,64419713.61%
20131,447-102-6.58%
20121,549-83-5.09%
20111,632-180-9.93%
20101,8120.00%