In 2020, Mesa County, CO had a population of 153k people with a median age of 40 and a median household income of $57,157. Between 2019 and 2020 the population of Mesa County, CO grew from 151,218 to 152,962, a 1.15% increase and its median household income grew from $55,379 to $57,157, a 3.21% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Mesa County, CO are White (Non-Hispanic) (80.9%), White (Hispanic) (11%), Two+ (Hispanic) (2.02%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (1.71%), and Other (Hispanic) (1.24%).
None of the households in Mesa County, CO reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language. This does not consider the potential multi-lingual nature of households, but only the primary self-reported language spoken by all members of the household.
97.7% of the residents in Mesa County, CO are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Mesa County, CO are Colorado Mesa University (1,966 degrees awarded in 2020), Intellitec College-Grand Junction (609 degrees), and The Salon Professional Academy-Grand Junction (36 degrees).
In 2020, the median property value in Mesa County, CO was $245,000, and the homeownership rate was 69.1%. Most people in Mesa County, CO drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 18.9 minutes. The average car ownership in Mesa County, CO was 2 cars per household.