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-- Demographic Economic Characteristics & Patterns
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Mesquite NV General Demographic-Economic-Geographic Characteristics -- scroll section
|Population, 2013 estimate ||16,439||2,790,136|
|Population, 2010 (April 1) estimates base ||15,278||2,700,552|
|Population, percent change, April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2013 ||7.6%||3.3%|
|Population, 2010 ||15,276||2,700,551|
|Persons under 5 years, percent, 2010 ||6.2%||6.9%|
|Persons under 18 years, percent, 2010 ||20.2%||24.6%|
|Persons 65 years and over, percent, 2010 ||28.6%||12.0%|
|Female persons, percent, 2010 ||50.9%||49.5% |
|White alone, percent, 2010 (a) ||83.5%||66.2%|
|Black or African American alone, percent, 2010 (a) ||1.0%||8.1%|
|American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent, 2010 (a) ||0.9%||1.2%|
|Asian alone, percent, 2010 (a) ||1.8%||7.2%|
|Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent, 2010 (a) ||0.2%||0.6%|
|Two or More Races, percent, 2010 ||2.0%||4.7%|
|Hispanic or Latino, percent, 2010 (b) ||23.9%||26.5%|
|White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent, 2010 ||71.3%||54.1% |
|Living in same house 1 year & over, percent, 2009-2013 ||83.5%||77.7%|
|Foreign born persons, percent, 2009-2013 ||12.8%||19.1%|
|Language other than English spoken at home, pct age 5+, 2009-2013 ||21.1%||29.3%|
|High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25+, 2009-2013 ||84.8%||84.6%|
|Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25+, 2009-2013 ||17.2%||22.4%|
|Veterans, 2009-2013 ||1,980||226,555|
|Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16+, 2009-2013 ||13.7||23.8|
|Housing units, 2010 ||8,911||1,173,814|
|Homeownership rate, 2009-2013 ||65.2%||56.7%|
|Housing units in multi-unit structures, percent, 2009-2013 ||30.5%||30.1%|
|Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2009-2013 ||$196,300||$169,100|
|Households, 2009-2013 ||6,477||999,016|
|Persons per household, 2009-2013 ||2.40||2.70|
|Per capita money income in past 12 months (2013 dollars), 2009-2013 ||$23,828||$26,589|
|Median household income, 2009-2013 ||$44,496||$52,800|
|Persons below poverty level, percent, 2009-2013 ||15.2%||15.0%|
|Total number of firms, 2007 ||1,915||221,260|
|Black-owned firms, percent, 2007 ||S||3.9%|
|American Indian- and Alaska Native-owned firms, percent, 2007 ||F||0.8%|
|Asian-owned firms, percent, 2007 ||2.1%||7.9%|
|Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander-owned firms, percent, 2007 ||F||0.3%|
|Hispanic-owned firms, percent, 2007 ||7.5%||8.1%|
|Women-owned firms, percent, 2007 ||27.6%||28.6% |
|Manufacturers shipments, 2007 ($1000) ||0||15,735,787|
|Merchant wholesaler sales, 2007 ($1000) ||105,013||19,255,893|
|Retail sales, 2007 ($1000) ||155,636||37,433,983|
|Retail sales per capita, 2007 ||$9,973||$14,579|
|Accommodation and food services sales, 2007 ($1000) ||264,581||28,815,533|
|Land area in square miles, 2010 ||31.90||109,781.18|
|Persons per square mile, 2010 ||478.9||24.6|
|FIPS Code ||46000||32|
|Counties ||Clark County|
|(a) Includes persons reporting only one race.|
|(b) Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in applicable race categories.|
|FN: Footnote on this item for this area in place of data|
|NA: Not available|
|D: Suppressed to avoid disclosure of confidential information|
|X: Not applicable|
|S: Suppressed; does not meet publication standards|
|Z: Value greater than zero but less than half unit of measure shown|
|F: Fewer than 100 firms|
|Source: ProximityOne; Census Bureau; BLS|
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