Mesquite SnackAbility

6
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
8
Affordability
6
Diversity
8
Safety
8
Amenities
7
Education
7
Commute
10

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Mesquite, Nevada Info Snack

Mesquite is a U.S. city in Clark County, Nevada, adjacent to the Arizona state line and 80 miles (130 km) northeast of Las Vegas on Interstate 15. As of 2015, the United States Census estimates that the city had a population of 17,496. The city is located in the Virgin River valley adjacent to the Virgin Mountains in the northeastern part of the Mojave Desert. It is home to a growing retirement community, as well as several casino resorts and golf courses.
Population
17,467
Unemployment
8.1%
Poverty
11.4%
Median Home
$204,400
Median Income
$47,642
Median Rent
$816

Rankings for Mesquite in Nevada

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Map Of Mesquite, NV

Population over time in Mesquite

Year Population % Change
2017 17,467 3.0%
2016 16,953 2.5%
2015 16,533 2.9%
2014 16,072 2.3%
2013 15,718 2.1%
2012 15,391 2.8%
2011 14,972 2.5%
2010 14,608 -

Crime in Mesquite Per 100k

Crime Mesquite NV USA
Violent Crime 167.8 555.9 382.9
Murder 0.0 9.1 5.3
Robbery 10.8 161.5 98.0
Aggravated Assault 86.6 322.3 248.9
Property Crime 1710.3 2612.4 2362.0
Burglary 200.3 668.7 430.4
Larceny 1293.6 1516.4 1694.0
Car Theft 216.5 427.3 237.4

Race / Ethnicity in Mesquite

White
74.6% (13,033)
African American
0.7% (126)
American Indian
0.4% (66)
Asian
2.0% (344)
Hawaiian
0.2% (32)
Other
0.3% (46)
Two Or More
1.0% (177)
Hispanic
20.9% (3,643)
Race Mesquite NV USA
White 74.6% 50.5% 61.5%
African American 0.7% 8.4% 12.3%
American Indian 0.4% 0.8% 0.7%
Asian 2.0% 7.9% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.2% 0.6% 0.2%
Other 0.3% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.0% 3.4% 2.3%
Hispanic 20.9% 28.2% 17.6%

Household Income For Mesquite, Nevada

Less than $10,000
4.3% (75,108)
$10,000 to $14,999
4.4% (76,854)
$15,000 to $24,999
11.7% (204,363)
$25,000 to $34,999
13.5% (235,804)
$35,000 to $49,999
18.6% (324,886)
$50,000 to $74,999
20.8% (363,313)
$75,000 to $99,999
14.5% (253,271)
$100,000 to $149,999
9.0% (157,203)
$150,000 to $199,999
1.6% (27,947)
$200,000 or more
1.8% (31,440)
Income Mesquite NV USA
Less than $10,000 4.3% 6.2% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 4.4% 4.3% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 11.7% 9.8% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 13.5% 10.4% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 18.6% 14.4% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 20.8% 19.6% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 14.5% 13.0% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 9.0% 13.5% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 1.6% 4.7% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 1.8% 4.1% 6.3%

Gender in Mesquite

Female
50.3% (8,780)
Male
49.7% (8,686)
Gender Mesquite NV USA
Female 50.3% 49.8% 50.8%
Male 49.7% 50.2% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Mesquite for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
4.2% (740)
9-12th Grade
8.7% (1,513)
High School / GED
26.8% (4,675)
Some College
30.2% (5,276)
Associate's Degree
8.5% (1,489)
Bachelor's Degree
13.6% (2,376)
Master's Degree
5.9% (1,034)
Professional Degree
1.4% (236)
Doctorate Degree
0.7% (123)
Education Mesquite NV USA
< 9th Grade 4.2% 5.9% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 8.7% 8.3% 7.2%
High School / GED 26.8% 28.3% 27.3%
Some College 30.2% 25.8% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 8.5% 8.1% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 13.6% 15.6% 19.1%
Master's Degree 5.9% 5.7% 8.4%
Professional Degree 1.4% 1.6% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.7% 0.9% 1.4%

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