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Mesa County, CO

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Mesa County, CO
  • Location TypeCounty
  • County SeatGrand Junction, CO
  • Population146,723
  • Land Area (Square Miles) 3328.9699
  • Population Density (Per Square Mile) 44.1000

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TitleLatest YearLatest ValueLatest Rank
Decennial Census Population (County)2010146,723428 of 3170
Decennial Census Population Per Square Mile (County)201044.101619 of 3170
Percent of African American Population (County)20180.9%2261 of 3131
Percent of Hispanic Population (County)201814.8%542 of 3139
Persistent Poverty Counties (County)201300 of 0 - 1
Rural-Urban Continuum for Counties (County)201333 of 1 - 9
Unemployment Rate (County)20193.4%1841 of 3140
Death Rate (Per 100,000) (County)20161,006.801945 of 3105
Percent of Adults Physically Inactive (County)201615.6%3082 of 3141
Age-Adjusted Rate of Diabetes per 1,000 Persons (County)20166.502429 of 3141
Medicare Part D Prescription Enrollment Rate (County)201857.0%853 of 3137
Farmers' Markets (County)20163608 of 2249
Percent of Children Without a Market Within One Mile (County)201510.2%2552 of 3004
Percent of School-age Children in Poverty (County)201819.8%1417 of 3140
Total Public School Expenditures (County)2017$228,923,000.00532 of 3123
Number of Public Libraries (County)201711287 of 1287
Average Daily Maximum Heat Index (County)201183.522920 of 3103
Percentage of Days with a Good Air Quality Index (County)201973.4%835 of 1006
Second Highest 1-hour Carbon Monoxide Measurement (County)20191.00130 of 165
Greenhouse Gas Direct Emitting Facilities (County)201811227 of 1227
Average Fine Particulate Matter (County)201111.571742 of 3108
Total Deposits in Banks (County)2016-2017$2,687,929,000.00400 of 3108
Property Taxes as Percent of Income: Five-Year Estimates (County)2006-20101.7%1799 of 2773
Percent of Firms Which are Women Owned (County)201232.7%1259 of 3093
Manufacturing Establishments with 5 to 9 Employees (County)201830336 of 1961
Immigrant Households Entering County According to Tax Returns (County)2012-2013174132 of 763
Estimated Veteran Population Under 45 Years Old (County)20103,061366 of 3143
Total Planted Acres (County)2019171,803.071126 of 3034
Online, Mail Order, and Television Retail Sales in 2009 Dollars (County)2050$106,000,000.00650 of 2709
Total Retail and Food Service Sales in 2009 Dollars (County)2050$4,084,000,000.00369 of 3108
Earnings in Management of Companies and Enterprises Occupations in 2009 Dollars (County)2050$38,000,000.00698 of 2178
Population (County)2050221,000401 of 3076
Per Capita Total Personal Income (County)2050$195,231.001324 of 3112
Total Employees (County)2050136,000398 of 3065
Population 18 to 24 Years Old (County)205020,000382 of 2216
African American Male Population 25 Years Old (County)2050351084 of 2780
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