Mesquite CDP, TX Profile: Facts, Map & Data


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Mesquite CDP, Texas - Basic Facts

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The Mesquite Census Designated Place had a population of 481 as of July 1, 2016. Mesquite CDP ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density and the lower quartile for Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Texas. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Mesquite CDP is located at latitude 26.4024 and longitude -98.9809 in Starr County. The formal boundaries for the Mesquite Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.05 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.

The Mesquite Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2584695) has a U2 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place without an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.

Texas is one of 20 states where Census County Divisions (CCDs) are used for statistical tracking of subdivisions within each county. The Mesquite Census Designated Place is located within Roma-Los Saenz Division of Starr County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Mesquite CDP population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.

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Mesquite CDP, TX Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 481
Population in Households 481
Population in Familes 461
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 9,698
Diversity Index2 5


Total Households 125
Average Household Size 3.85
Family Households 111
Average Family Size 4


Total Housing Units 145 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 97 (66.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 29 (20.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 20 (13.8%)
Median Home Value $62,745
Average Home Value $64,063


Median Household Income $30,302
Average Household Income $40,833
Per Capita Income $11,701
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.78% -0.42%
Households -0.63% -0.32%
Families -1.37% -0.36%
Median Household Income   3.07%
Per Capita Income   1.72%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.

Mesquite CDP, TX - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Mesquite CDP to the other 1,749 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Texas by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 1270 28th
Population Density1 # 12 99th
Diversity Index2 # 1720 2nd
Median Household Income # 1530 13th
Per Capita Income # 1614 8th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Texas Census Data Comparison Tool.