In 2017, La Mesa, CA had a population of 59.5k people with a median age of 36.7 and a median household income of $59,629. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of La Mesa, CA grew from 59,125 to 59,479, a 0.599% increase and its median household income grew from $56,693 to $59,629, a 5.18% increase.
The population of La Mesa, CA is 55.8% White Alone, 26% Hispanic or Latino, and 6.65% Black or African American Alone. N/A% of the people in La Mesa, CA speak a non-English language, and 93.1% are U.S. citizens.
The median property value in La Mesa, CA is $455,800, and the homeownership rate is 41.6%. Most people in La Mesa, CA commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 23 minutes. The average car ownership in La Mesa, CA is 2 cars per household.