StatisticNorthwestMesaArizona
Population65,790470,4567,278,717
Population density (sq mi)2,9883,40965
Median age35.136.137.1
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)n/a54%53%
Families w/ Kids under 1848%43%42%
Speak Englishn/a79%73%
Speak Spanishn/a17%20%

Key findings

  • The population density in Northwest is 12% lower than Mesa
  • The median age in Northwest is 3% lower than Mesa
  • In Northwest 82.12% of the population is White
  • In Northwest 4.21% of the population is Black
  • In Northwest 1.99% of the population is Asian

Compare Mesa, AZ Demographics

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      Northwest population breakdown by race

      RaceNorthwestMesaArizona
      White82.12%84.72%77.80%
      Black4.21%3.55%4.27%
      Asian1.99%1.95%3.05%
      American Indian3.83%2.18%4.41%
      Native Hawaiian0.31%0.35%0.19%
      Mixed race3.36%2.91%3.31%
      Other race4.17%4.34%6.97%
      In Northwest, 27.1% 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

      Northwest age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

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