La Mesa, CA has a population of 59,125 people with a median age of 36.6 and a median household income of $56,693. Between 2015 and 2016 the population of La Mesa, CA grew from 58,858 to 59,125, a 0.45% increase and its median household income grew from $54,667 to $56,693, a 3.71% increase.
The population of La Mesa, CA is 55.8% White, 25.7% Hispanic, and 7.5% Black. 23.8% of the people in La Mesa, CA speak a non-English language, and 93.5% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in La Mesa, CA are California Hair Design Academy, with 104 graduates, San Diego Culinary Institute, with 96 graduates, and N/A, with N/A graduates.
The median property value in La Mesa, CA is $421,200, and the homeownership rate is 41.2%. Most people in La Mesa, CA commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 22.9 minutes. The average car ownership in La Mesa, CA is 2 cars per household.
La Mesa, CA is a census place located in San Diego County, CA. It borders Casa de Oro-Mount Helix, CA; El Cajon, CA; Lemon Grove, CA; San Diego, CA; and Spring Valley, CA.