Mesquite SnackAbility

6
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
7/10
Housing
8
Affordability
7
Diversity
10
Safety
4
Amenities
9.5
Education
5
Commute
4

Mesquite, TX Photos

Mesquite, Texas Info Snack

The city of Mesquite is a suburb located East of Dallas, Texas. Most of the city is located in Dallas County. As of the 2015 census, the population was 144,788, making it the twentieth most populous city in the state of Texas. Mesquite is positioned in the crossroads of four major highways (Interstates 30, 635, 20 and U.S. Highway 80), making locations, such as Downtown Dallas, Lake Ray Hubbard, Dallas Love Field and DFW International airports, accessible.
Population
144,118
Unemployment
6.4%
Poverty
14.3%
Median Home
$119,000
Median Income
$52,167
Median Rent
$1,018

1 Reviews & Comments About Mesquite

Overall User Rating
1.0
/5

07/15/2018

The restaurant is Cheddars. It was awful. They are slow and didn't get the order right. The waiter was seen in the middle of the room kissing his girl friend.

Lousy and slow service. ffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffff

Rankings for Mesquite in Texas

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1

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3

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4

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5

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6

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7

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8

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9

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Map Of Mesquite, TX

Population over time in Mesquite

Year Population % Change
2017 144,118 0.2%
2016 143,771 0.1%
2015 143,584 0.7%
2014 142,552 1.0%
2013 141,201 1.1%
2012 139,615 1.2%
2011 137,966 1.5%
2010 135,921 -

Crime in Mesquite Per 100k

Crime Mesquite TX USA
Violent Crime 426.6 438.9 382.9
Murder 4.2 5.0 5.3
Robbery 169.0 114.0 98.0
Aggravated Assault 202.2 268.8 248.9
Property Crime 3645.3 2562.6 2362.0
Burglary 535.3 473.7 430.4
Larceny 2522.1 1848.5 1694.0
Car Theft 587.9 240.4 237.4

Race / Ethnicity in Mesquite

White
31.5% (45,333)
African American
24.7% (35,618)
American Indian
0.3% (438)
Asian
2.8% (4,021)
Hawaiian
0.0% (14)
Other
0.0% (72)
Two Or More
1.7% (2,504)
Hispanic
38.9% (56,118)
Race Mesquite TX USA
White 31.5% 42.9% 61.5%
African American 24.7% 11.7% 12.3%
American Indian 0.3% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 2.8% 4.5% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.7% 1.6% 2.3%
Hispanic 38.9% 38.9% 17.6%

Household Income For Mesquite, Texas

Less than $10,000
5.3% (763,825)
$10,000 to $14,999
4.4% (634,119)
$15,000 to $24,999
9.6% (1,383,532)
$25,000 to $34,999
11.3% (1,628,533)
$35,000 to $49,999
16.8% (2,421,182)
$50,000 to $74,999
21.3% (3,069,713)
$75,000 to $99,999
12.1% (1,743,827)
$100,000 to $149,999
13.0% (1,873,534)
$150,000 to $199,999
4.5% (648,531)
$200,000 or more
1.7% (245,000)
Income Mesquite TX USA
Less than $10,000 5.3% 6.7% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 4.4% 4.6% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 9.6% 9.9% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 11.3% 9.8% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 16.8% 13.2% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 21.3% 17.9% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 12.1% 12.0% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 13.0% 14.0% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 4.5% 5.7% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 1.7% 6.3% 6.3%

Gender in Mesquite

Female
51.8% (74,716)
Male
48.2% (69,401)
Gender Mesquite TX USA
Female 51.8% 50.3% 50.8%
Male 48.2% 49.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Mesquite for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
8.4% (12,097)
9-12th Grade
11.4% (16,367)
High School / GED
29.5% (42,451)
Some College
25.5% (36,697)
Associate's Degree
7.4% (10,718)
Bachelor's Degree
12.4% (17,902)
Master's Degree
4.7% (6,775)
Professional Degree
0.6% (891)
Doctorate Degree
0.2% (216)
Education Mesquite TX USA
< 9th Grade 8.4% 8.7% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 11.4% 8.5% 7.2%
High School / GED 29.5% 25.1% 27.3%
Some College 25.5% 22.1% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 7.4% 6.9% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 12.4% 18.8% 19.1%
Master's Degree 4.7% 7.2% 8.4%
Professional Degree 0.6% 1.6% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.2% 1.1% 1.4%

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