Mesquite, New Mexico Population 2022

408
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Mesquite is a city located in Doña Ana County New Mexico. Mesquite has a 2020 population of 408. Mesquite is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has decreased by -63.31% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,112 in 2010.

The average household income in Mesquite is $61,931 with a poverty rate of 0.00%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is $87,100. The median age in Mesquite is 42.5 years, 42.4 years for males, and 62.1 years for females.

Mesquite Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Mesquitewas:

  • Two or more races: 74.44%
  • White: 25.56%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Mesquite, New Mexico is 408 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 408.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,112.

Mesquite, New Mexico Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White22825.56%
Two or More Races66474.44%
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Mesquite Population by Race

Mesquite Population Pyramid 2022

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Mesquite Median Age

63.1


Total

63.5


Male

52.7


Female

Mesquite Adults

There are 816 adults, (164 of whom are seniors) in Mesquite.

Mesquite Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

25.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

11.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Mesquite Sex Ratio

Female

421

47.20%

Male

471

52.80%

Mesquite Population by Age

Mesquite Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Mesquite Household Types

Type Owner Renter
All100%0%
Married100%0%
Female100%0%
Non Family100%0%
Male0%0%

100.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Mesquite Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4232.11100
Married1031.86100
Male00
Female383100
Non Family2822.08100

2.17

Average Family Size

2.11

Average Household Size

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Mesquite Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade40649.75%
9th to 12th Grade293.55%
High School Graduate28234.56%
Some College0.00%
Associates Degree0.00%
Bachelors Degree384.66%
Graduate Degree617.48%
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Mesquite Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Mesquite Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White616161
2+ Races58828438
Hispanic75532038

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 100.00%.

Mesquite Educational Attainment by Race

Mesquite Language by Age

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Mesquite Language

6.84% of Mesquite residents speak only English, while 93.16% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 80.38% of the population.

Mesquite Language

Mesquite Poverty by Race

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0.00%

Overall Poverty Rate

0.00%

Male Poverty Rate

0.00%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Mesquite

The race most likely to be in poverty in Mesquite is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Mesquite is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 0.00%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 0.00%.

Mesquite Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade0.00%
High School0.00%
Some CollegeNaN%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%

Mesquite Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Female Employed0.00%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Mesquite Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Mesquite Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$58,186$56,804
Families-$59,294
Married Families--
Non Families--
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Income by Household Type

Mesquite Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

23.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

23.0%

Male Marriage Rate

24.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Mesquite Married by Age and Sex

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Mesquite 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 Over 65.

Mesquite Marital Status by Race

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Mesquite Marital Status

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29

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War
First Gulf War
Vietnam29
Korea
World War II

Mesquite Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34
35 to 54
55 to 64
65 to 74
75+29

Mesquite Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White2912.72%
Hispanic293.84%

Mesquite Veterans by Race

Mesquite Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

100.00%

Veteran Disability Rate

Mesquite Veterans by Education

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79.9%

Labor Force Participation

79.9%

Employment Rate

0%

Unemployment Rate

Mesquite Employment by Age

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Mesquite Employment by Race

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Mesquite Employment by Education

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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23.88%

Born in Mesquite

62.33%

Native Born

37.67%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

37.67%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

62.33% of Mesquite residents were born in the United States, with 23.88% having been born in New Mexico. 0.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Mesquite Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20101,1120.00%
2011507-605-54.41%
2012534275.33%
201374421039.33%
2014639-105-14.11%
2015563-76-11.89%
201656961.07%
2017614457.91%
2018414-200-32.57%
2019408-6-1.45%
20204080.00%
20214080.00%
20224080.00%

Mesquite Population by Year