Mescal is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Mescal Census Designated Place.
It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Cochise County at latitude 31.9901 and longitude -110.4354. Cochise County is in the Mountain time zone (GMT -7). The elevation is 4,085 feet.
The formal boundaries for the Mescal Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 4.86 sq. miles and a water area of 0.01 sq. miles.Photos of the local Mescal, AZ area
Also See: Mescal, AZ ZIP Codes and ZIP Code Maps
|Population in Households||1,822|
|Population in Familes||1,488|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Average Household Size||2.35|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||875 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||638 (72.9%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||139 (15.9%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||99 (11.3%)|
|Median Home Value||$104,231|
|Average Home Value||$134,208|
|Median Household Income||$46,181|
|Average Household Income||$56,668|
|Per Capita Income||$23,774|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||2.86%|
|Per Capita Income||2.25%|
The table below compares Mescal to the other 451 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Arizona by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 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.
|Total Population||# 156||66th|
|Population Density1||# 150||67th|
|Diversity Index2||# 226||50th|
|Median Household Income||# 87||81st|
|Per Capita Income||# 104||77th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Arizona Census Data Comparison Tool.