Mesquite, TX 75181 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 75181: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Mesquite, TX 75181

Acceptable Alternative
Balch Springs, TX 75181

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Dallas County
  • Centroid: Latitude 32.723, Longitude -96.552
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 135
  • PO Box Addresses: 0
  • Residential Addresses: 8,051
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 256
    • Single Family Addresses: 7,795

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Database updated: August 1, 2018, Maps updated: August 1, 2018.

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Mesquite, TX 75181 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 28,444
Population in Households 28,440
Population in Familes 26,380
Population in Group Qrtrs 4
Population Density1 1,630
Diversity Index2 81


Median Household Income $80,964
Average Household Income $95,832
Per Capita Income $28,718


Total Housing Units 8,748 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 7,418 (84.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,104 (12.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 226 ( 2.6%)
Median Home Value $175,477
Average Home Value $197,503


Total Households 8,522
Average Household Size 3.34
Family Households 7,312
Average Family Size 4
  1. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  2. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.85% 0.88%
Households 0.6% 0.68%
Families 0.67% 0.74%
Median Household Income   1.57%
Per Capita Income   2.0%

Mesquite, TX 75181 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 75181 to the other 1,862 ZIP Codes in Texas by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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 # 395 79th
Population Density # 445 76th
Diversity Index # 150 92nd
Median Household Income # 178 90th
Per Capita Income # 694 63rd

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