In 2017, Mesquite, TX had a population of 144k people with a median age of 32.8 and a median household income of $52,167. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Mesquite, TX grew from 143,771 to 144,118, a 0.241% increase and its median household income grew from $50,804 to $52,167, a 2.68% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Mesquite, TX are White (Hispanic) (33.4%), White (Non-Hispanic) (31.5%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (24.7%), Some Other Race (Hispanic) (3.41%), and Asian (Non-Hispanic) (2.79%). N/A% of the people in Mesquite, TX speak a non-English language, and 87.5% are U.S. citizens.
The median property value in Mesquite, TX is $119,000, and the homeownership rate is 57.7%. Most people in Mesquite, TX commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 30.6 minutes. The average car ownership in Mesquite, TX is 2 cars per household.