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Population Demographics for Mesquite, Texas in 2017, 2018

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Population Demographics by Race

RacePopulation% of Total
Total Population139,824100
Hispanic or Latino44,13331
Black or African American30,53421
Some Other Race16,67811
Two or More Races4,3653
American Indian1,181Below 1%
Three or more races225Below 1%
Native Hawaiian Pacific Islander104Below 1%

Population Demographics by Race and gender.

Total Population66,72873,096139,824
Hispanic or Latino22,10422,02944,133
Black or African American13,78616,74830,534
Some Other Race8,5258,15316,678
Two or More Races2,1422,2234,365
American Indian5646171,181
Three or more races89136225
Native Hawaiian Pacific Islander4757104

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Demographic population totals

Total population in Mesquite

Total Population:139,824
Male Population:66,728
Female Population:73,096

Demographic median age by sex

Median age in Mesquite

Both sexes32

Demographic sex by age for the population in households

Population in households in Mesquite

Total Population:139,161
Male Population:66,543
Under 5 years:5,602
5 to 9 years:5,723
10 to 14 years:6,087
15 to 17 years:3,818
18 and 19 years:2,188
20 years:968
21 years:922
22 to 24 years:2,914
25 to 29 years:4,600
30 to 34 years:4,414
35 to 39 years:4,541
40 to 44 years:4,627
45 to 49 years:4,919
50 to 54 years:4,699
55 to 59 years:3,446
60 and 61 years:1,104
62 to 64 years:1,409
65 and 66 years:737
67 to 69 years:867
70 to 74 years:1,198
75 to 79 years:859
80 to 84 years:556
85 years and over:345
Female Population:72,618
Under 5 years:5,296
5 to 9 years:5,596
10 to 14 years:5,869
15 to 17 years:3,688
18 and 19 years:2,071
20 years:962
21 years:979
22 to 24 years:3,039
25 to 29 years:5,113
30 to 34 years:5,113
35 to 39 years:5,367
40 to 44 years:5,188
45 to 49 years:5,725
50 to 54 years:5,045
55 to 59 years:3,853
60 and 61 years:1,260
62 to 64 years:1,597
65 and 66 years:876
67 to 69 years:1,199
70 to 74 years:1,664
75 to 79 years:1,364
80 to 84 years:955
85 years and over:799

Demographic average population of home by age

Average household size in Mesquite

Under 18 years:0
18 years and over:2

Demographic household type

Number of occupied homes in Mesquite

Family led homes:35,444
Husband-wife family:23,362
Other family:12,082
Population of male led with no wife present:2,921
Population female led with no husband present:9,161
Population of Nonfamily homes:12,946
Population living alone:10,863
Population not living alone:2,083

Demographic population of homes with people under 18 years old by type

Total occupied homes in Mesquite with people under 18 years old:

Population of homes with one or more people under 18 years:21,465
Population of family homes:21,326
Husband-wife family:12,758
Under 6 years only:2,510
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:3,387
6 to 17 years only:6,861
Other family:8,568
Male householder, no wife present:1,889
Under 6 years only:548
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:391
6 to 17 years only:950
Female led with no husband present:6,679
Under 6 years only:1,296
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:1,482
6 to 17 years only:3,901
Nonfamily households:139
Male led households:100
Under 6 years only:24
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:9
6 to 17 years only:67
Female led householder:39
Under 6 years only:12
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:3
6 to 17 years only:24
Households with no people under 18 years:26,925
Family households:14,118
Husband-wife family:10,604
Other family:3,514
Male led with no wife present:1,032
Female led with no husband present:2,482
Nonfamily households:12,807
Male led householder:5,649
Female led householder:7,158

Demographic type of home by age of owner-renter

Total number led homes in Mesquite, by type

Total Home Population:48,390
Population of Family homes:35,444
Population of 15 to 24 year olds:1,472
Population of 25 to 34 year olds:6,885
Population of 35 to 44 year olds:8,970
Population of 45 to 54 year olds:8,824
Population of 55 to 59 year olds:3,041
Population of 60 to 64 year olds:2,143
Population of 65 to 74 year olds:2,546
Population of 75 to 84 year olds:1,298
Population of 85 year olds and over:265
Population of  Nonfamily Homes:12,946
Population of 15 to 24 year olds:979
Population of 25 to 34 year olds:1,820
Population of 35 to 44 year olds:1,761
Population of 45 to 54 year olds:2,825
Population of 55 to 59 year olds:1,274
Population of 60 to 64 year olds:1,048
Population of 65 to 74 year olds:1,467
Population of 75 to 84 year olds:1,228
Population of 85 year olds and over:544

Demographic population of homes with people 60 year olds and over

 households in Mesquite containing people over 60

Total Population:48,390
Population of homes with one or more people 60 years and over:12,459
1-person household:4,035
2-or-more-person household:8,424
Family households:8,090
Nonfamily households:334
Population of homes with no people 60 years and over:35,931
1-person household:6,828
2-or-more-person household:29,103
Family homes:27,354
Nonfamily homes:1,749

Demographic population of multigenerational homes

 homes in Mesquite with multiple generations.

Total Population:48,390
Home has three or more generations:3,385
Home does not have three or more generations:45,005

Demographic presence of unmarried partner of home owner-renter

Unmarried population in Mesquite under 18 years old in homes

Total Population:41,662
Unmarried partner of home lead present:3,541
In family homes:3,440
Population of male led and male partner homes:59
Population of male led and female partner households:1,450
Population of female led and female partner households:166
Population of female led and male partner households:1,765
In nonfamily homes:101
Population of male led and male partner homes:1
Population of male led and female partner homes:89
Population of female led and female partner homes:4
Population of female led and male partner homes:7
No unmarried partner of home lead present:38,121
In family homes:38,025
Population of husband-wife family homes:25,648
Population of male lead with no wife present, family homes:1,790
Population of female lead with no husband present, family homes:10,587
In nonfamily homes:96

Demographic population in families by age

Population in families living in Mesquite

Total Population:119,760
Population Under 18 years:41,153
Population 18 years and over:78,607

Demographic tenure of people in homes

How long in Mesquite have lived in one place.

Population of Owner occupied homes:29,719
Family home:23,803
Nonfamily homess:5,916
Male led home:2,353
Living alone:1,864
Not living alone:489
Female led home:3,563
Living alone:3,156
Not living alone:407
Population of Renter occupied homes:18,671
Family run homes:11,641
Husband-wife family:5,053
Other family:6,588
Male led with no wife present:1,413
Female led with no husband present:5,175
Nonfamily Homes:7,030
Male led homes:3,396
Male living alone:2,709
Male not living alone:687
Female led homes:3,634
Females living alone:3,134
Females not living alone:500

Content provided by the US Census bureau for the years 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014 and 2015.

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