In 2019, Mesa County, CO had a population of 151k people with a median age of 39.7 and a median household income of $55,379. Between 2018 and 2019 the population of Mesa County, CO grew from 149,998 to 151,218, a 0.813% increase and its median household income grew from $53,683 to $55,379, a 3.16% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Mesa County, CO are White (Non-Hispanic) (81.4%), White (Hispanic) (12.6%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (1.72%), Other (Hispanic) (1.01%), and Asian (Non-Hispanic) (0.928%). 0% of the households in Mesa County, CO speak a non-English language at home as their primary language, and 97.7% of the residents in Mesa County, CO are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Mesa County, CO are Colorado Mesa University (1,986 degrees awarded in 2019), Intellitec College-Grand Junction (679 degrees), and The Salon Professional Academy-Grand Junction (36 degrees).
In 2019, the median property value in Mesa County, CO was $227,000, and the homeownership rate was 68.2%. Most people in Mesa County, CO drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 18.2 minutes. The average car ownership in Mesa County, CO was 2 cars per household.