Mesilla, NM
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics
Updated: 2021-08-09
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Mesilla, New Mexico Info Snack

Population
2,280
Unemployment
3.5%
Poverty
9.6%
Median Home
$213,500
Median Income
$47,388
Median Rent
$727

Mesilla SnackAbility

8.5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
7
Affordability
6
Diversity
8.5
Safety
10
Amenities
5
Education
8.5
Commute
9.5

Mesilla, NM Photos

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Rankings for Mesilla in New Mexico

Map Of Mesilla, NM

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Population over time in Mesilla

Year Population % Change
2019 2,280 6.6%
2018 2,138 -14.0%
2017 2,485 -0.0%
2016 2,486 3.5%
2015 2,403 1.6%
2014 2,364 9.0%
2013 2,168 1.3%
2012 2,141 -25.2%
2011 2,863 3.3%
2010 2,771 -

Race / Ethnicity in Mesilla

White
33.4% (761)
African American
0.0% (0)
American Indian
0.1% (3)
Asian
0.2% (4)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
1.6% (36)
Hispanic
64.7% (1,476)
Race Mesilla NM USA
White 33.4% 37.4% 60.7%
African American 0.0% 1.8% 12.3%
American Indian 0.1% 8.7% 0.7%
Asian 0.2% 1.5% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.6% 1.6% 2.4%
Hispanic 64.7% 48.8% 18.0%

Gender in Mesilla

Female
54.1% (1,233)
Male
45.9% (1,047)
Gender Mesilla NM USA
Female 54.1% 50.5% 50.8%
Male 45.9% 49.5% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Mesilla for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
6.0% (136)
9-12th Grade
4.0% (91)
High School / GED
28.0% (638)
Some College
12.0% (273)
Associate's Degree
5.0% (114)
Bachelor's Degree
27.0% (615)
Master's Degree
13.0% (296)
Professional Degree
1.0% (22)
Doctorate Degree
4.0% (91)
Education Mesilla NM USA
< 9th Grade 6.0% 8.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 4.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 28.0% 26.0% 27.0%
Some College 12.0% 23.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 5.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 27.0% 15.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 13.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 4.0% 2.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Mesilla, New Mexico

Less than $10,000
8.0% (18,155)
$10,000 to $14,999
3.9% (8,959)
$15,000 to $24,999
16.1% (36,781)
$25,000 to $34,999
5.1% (11,553)
$35,000 to $49,999
18.6% (42,440)
$50,000 to $74,999
14.9% (33,952)
$75,000 to $99,999
15.3% (34,895)
$100,000 to $149,999
7.9% (17,919)
$150,000 to $199,999
5.5% (12,496)
$200,000 or more
4.8% (10,845)
Income Mesilla NM USA
Less than $10,000 8.0% 8.6% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 3.9% 5.6% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 16.1% 11.9% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 5.1% 10.8% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 18.6% 13.3% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 14.9% 17.4% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 15.3% 11.5% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 7.9% 12.2% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 5.5% 4.6% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 4.8% 4.1% 7.7%

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