In 2017, Mesa County, CO had a population of 149k people with a median age of 38.9 and a median household income of $51,971. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Mesa County, CO grew from 148,166 to 148,798, a 0.427% increase and its median household income grew from $50,070 to $51,971, a 3.8% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Mesa County, CO are White (Non-Hispanic) (81.8%), White (Hispanic) (12.3%), Two or More Races (Non-Hispanic) (1.77%), Some Other Race (Hispanic) (1.08%), and Asian (Non-Hispanic) (0.71%). N/A% of the people in Mesa County, CO speak a non-English language, and 98.1% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Mesa County, CO are Colorado Mesa University (1,878 degrees awarded in 2017), Intellitec College-Grand Junction (442 degrees), and The Salon Professional Academy-Grand Junction (47 degrees).
The median property value in Mesa County, CO is $207,900, and the homeownership rate is 67%. Most people in Mesa County, CO commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 18.9 minutes. The average car ownership in Mesa County, CO is 2 cars per household.