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The Mescal CDP(1) had a population of 1,735 as of July 1, 2022.
The primary coordinate point for Mescal is located at latitude 31.9901 and longitude -110.4354 in Cochise County. The formal boundaries for the Mescal Census Designated Place encompass a land area of 4.86 sq. miles and a water area of 0.01 sq. miles. Cochise County is in the Mountain time zone (GMT -7). The elevation is 4,085 feet.
The Mescal Census Designated Place 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 Mescal Census Designated Place is located within Benson Division of Cochise County.
|Total Population||1,735 (100%)|
|Population in Households||1,735 (100.0%)|
|Population in Families||1,412 (81.4%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||0|
|Median Household Income||$56,235|
|Average Household Income||$75,311|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||16%|
|Per Capita Income||$32,449|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||851 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||600 (70.5%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||163 (19.2%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||87 (10.2%)|
|Median Home Value||$166,667|
|Average Home Value||$188,750|
|Housing Affordability Index3||165|
|Average Household Size||2.27|
|Average Family Size||3.00|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||5.84%|
|Per Capita Income||5.52%|
|Owner Occupied HU||2.47%|
The table below compares Mescal to the other 467 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Arizona by rank and percentile using July 1, 2022 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||# 159||66th|
|Population Density||# 148||69th|
|Median Household Income||# 147||69th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 326||70th|
|Per Capita Income||# 140||70th|
|Diversity Index||# 208||56th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Arizona Census Data Comparison Tool.