Costa Mesa, CA
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Costa Mesa Population Statistics

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   American Community Survey, U.S. Bureau of the Census, U.S. Department of Education, 50 state departments of education, U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Federal Bureau of Investigation, 18,000+ local law enforcement agencies, Federal Housing Finance Agency, U.S. Geological Service, National Agricultural Statistics Service.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

Methodology:   Unlike standardly available Census demographics, NeighborhoodScout uses dozens of custom models to transform 8.5 million raw demographic data elements from government sources into proprietary indices and insights…. Read more

Costa Mesa Population & Age Distribution

 

Total Population
113,615

Age

PEOPLE OF California DETAILS
Under 5 Years 5.68
5 To 17 14.62
18 To 24 9.56
25 To 34 20.23
35 To 54 28.56
55 To 64 10.63
65 Years And Over 10.72

Educational Attainment of Adults

 
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT OF ADULTS
ATTENDING COLLEGE 6.8
HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATES 84.9
COLLEGE GRADUATES 40.0

Income

 

Per capita Income

Per capita Income
Costa Mesa 39028 31903.39499095675 #BED630
USA 32621 26666 #C1F000

Median household income

Median household income
Costa Mesa 79207 35031.16219129916 #BED630
USA 60293 26666 #C1F000

Individuals Below Poverty Level:
13.0%

Employment Industries in Costa Mesa

 
INDUSTRIES PEOPLE WORK IN
Retail 11.3
Accommodation 10.2
Professional, scientific, and technical services 10.2
Healthcare 9.3
Manufacturing 9.2
Administration 7.6
Education 6.9
Construction 5.9
Other 5.8
Finance 5.4
Real estate 3.6
Arts 3.3
Wholesale 3.1
Transportation 2.5
Public Service 2.2

Race & Ethnic Diversity

 
% of Residents
White 49.8
Black Or African American 1.8
American Indian And Alaska Native 0.2
Asian 8.3
Native Hawaiian And Other Pacific Islanders 0.6
Other Race / Two or More Races 3.1
Hispanic Or Latino (Of Any Race) 36.1

Ancestries & Languages Spoken

 

Ancestry (Top 20)

Ancestry Details
German 11.6
Irish 9.0
English 8.6
Italian 5.5
French 2.3
Scottish 1.7
Polish 1.7
Swedish 1.6
European 1.5
Dutch 1.4
Norwegian 1.3
Russian 1.2
Scots-Irish 0.6
Welsh 0.6
British 0.6
Czech 0.5
Scandinavian 0.5
Portuguese 0.5
Danish 0.5
Canadian 0.4

Languages Spoken (Top 20)

Languages Details
English 61.3
Spanish 29.4
Vietnamese 1.6
Tagalog 1.0
Chinese 0.9
Langs. of India 0.6
Persian 0.6
Japanese 0.5
French 0.5
Pacific Island languages 0.4
Korean 0.3
Portuguese 0.3
German/Yiddish 0.3
Arabic 0.3
African languages 0.2
Slavic languages 0.2
Native American languages 0.2
Russian 0.2
Other Indo-European 0.2
Scandinavian languages 0.1

Foreign Born Costa Mesa Residents:
24.8%