Mesquite employment information

Income per capita$21,788$26,513$28,555
Median household income$49,837$52,576$53,482
Median income owner occupied$64,806$68,067$68,142
Median income renter occupied$36,258$34,156$33,219
Median earnings male$33,197$34,774$36,116
Median earnings female$26,311$24,235$25,692
Unemployment rate5.4%4.9%5.8%
Poverty level15.4%17.7%15.6%

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  • The income per capita in Mesquite is 24% lower than the national average.
  • The median household income in Mesquite is 7% lower than the national average.
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings.
  • The unemployment rate in Mesquite is 7% lower than the national average.
  • The poverty level in Mesquite is 1% lower than the national average.

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Hours worked per week

Mesquite median earnings by income bracket

Mesquite employment by industry

Labour TypeMaleFemale
Construction industry15.4%1.9%
Manufacturing sector12.5%0.4%
Financial & insurance services3.3%8.7%
Wholesale & retail services16.5%13.4%
Public administration3.5%3.9%
Transportation, warehousing & utilities9.9%2.9%
Education, health & social services9.6%34.9%

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Mesquite, TX142,552$49,8377%

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Dayton, OH141,776$28,17447%
Savannah, GA141,298$36,62832%
McKinney, TX144,066$82,98855%
Naperville, IL144,108$109,512105%
Clarksville, TN140,563$47,48911%
Mesquite, TX142,552$49,8377%
Source: The Mesquite, TX employment data displayed above is derived from the United States Census Bureau.