Mesquite is a city located in Clark County, Nevada. With a 2020 population of 20,131, it is the 9th largest city in Nevada and the 1835th largest city in the United States. Mesquite is currently growing at a rate of 2.68% annually and its population has increased by 31.78% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 15,276 in 2010. Spanning over 32 miles, Mesquite has a population density of 637 people per square mile.
The average household income in Mesquite is $62,466 with a poverty rate of 8.88%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $849 per month, and the median house value is $216,000. The median age in Mesquite is 60.2 years, 61 years for males, and 59.7 years for females. For every 100 females there are 96.5 males.