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The Red Mesa Census Designated Place had a population of 488 as of July 1, 2020. Red Mesa ranks in the lower quartile for Population Density and Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Arizona. See peer rankings below.
The primary coordinate point for Red Mesa is located at latitude 36.9964 and longitude -109.369 in Apache County. The formal boundaries for the Red Mesa Census Designated Place encompass a land area of 12.84 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Apache County is in the Mountain time zone (GMT -7). The elevation is 5,371 feet.
The Red Mesa Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2409150) has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.
Arizona is one of 20 states where Census County Divisions (CCDs) are used for statistical tracking of subdivisions within each county. The Red Mesa Census Designated Place is located within Sweetwater Division of Apache County.
|Total Population||488 (100%)|
|Population in Households||488 (100.0%)|
|Population in Families||431 (88.3%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||0|
|Median Household Income||$26,991|
|Average Household Income||$38,614|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||8%|
|Per Capita Income||$11,269|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||205 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||127 (62.0%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||29 (14.1%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||49 (23.9%)|
|Median Home Value||$48,462|
|Average Home Value||$65,476|
|Housing Affordability Index3||350|
|Average Household Size||3.13|
|Average Family Size||4|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.04%|
|Per Capita Income||1.84%|
|Owner Occupied HU||0.16%|
The table below compares Red Mesa to the other 450 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Arizona by rank and percentile using July 1, 2020 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||# 290||36th|
|Population Density||# 382||15th|
|Median Household Income||# 390||14th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 425||94th|
|Per Capita Income||# 392||13th|
|Diversity Index||# 397||12th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Arizona Census Data Comparison Tool.