Mesa, AZ has a population of 484,622 people with a median age of 35.7 and a median household income of $52,393. Between 2015 and 2016 the population of Mesa, AZ grew from 471,833 to 484,622, a 2.71% increase and its median household income grew from $49,177 to $52,393, a 6.54% increase.
The population of Mesa, AZ is 61.5% White, 27% Hispanic, and 3.64% Black. 21.5% of the people in Mesa, AZ speak a non-English language, and 91.7% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Mesa, AZ are Mesa Community College, with 4,278 graduates, Arizona State University-Polytechnic, with 863 graduates, and Pima Medical Institute-Mesa, with 821 graduates.
The median property value in Mesa, AZ is $209,000, and the homeownership rate is 59.3%. Most people in Mesa, AZ commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 23.3 minutes. The average car ownership in Mesa, AZ is 2 cars per household.
Mesa, AZ is a census place located in Maricopa County, AZ. It borders Apache Junction, AZ; Chandler, AZ; Gilbert, AZ; and Tempe, AZ.