StatisticSouth MesaEl PasoTexas
Population density (sq mi)3,9782,635113
Median age32.532.634.2
Male/Female ratio0.7:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)n/a54%56%
Families w/ Kids under 1829%47%48%
Speak Englishn/a30%65%
Speak Spanishn/a68%30%

Key findings

  • The population density in South Mesa is 51% higher than El Paso
  • The median age in South Mesa is equal to El Paso
  • In South Mesa 87.77% of the population is White
  • In South Mesa 1.14% of the population is Black
  • In South Mesa 0.00% of the population is Asian

Compare El Paso, TX Demographics


      South Mesa population breakdown by race

      RaceSouth MesaEl PasoTexas
      American Indian0.00%0.59%0.48%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.17%0.08%
      Mixed race0.63%2.22%2.50%
      Other race10.46%8.28%5.79%
      In South Mesa, 80.2% of people are of Hispanic or Latino origin.
      Please note: Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in any/all of the applicable race categories above.

      Household income distribution

      Place of birth by citizenship

      South Mesa age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

      Source: The South Mesa, El Paso, TX demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).