Mescal, Arizona

ASSET INVENTORY

This asset inventory is a service of Cochise County (Economic Development)


Mescal is a Census Designated Place in Cochise County, Arizona


Mescal, AZ

Population Estimates & Projections

2019:  1,792

2025:  1,812

2035:  1,839

2045:  1,860

2055:  1,887

Source: Arizona Office of Economic Opportunity


Age Groups

Under 5:  4.6%

5 to 9:  5.8%

10 to 14:  6.1%

15 to 19:  5.4%

20 to 24:  3.8%

25 to 29:  4.1%

30 to 34:  4.1%

35 to 39:  5.9%

40 to 44:  5.4%

45 to 49:  6.5%

50 to 54:  8.7%

55 to 59:  8.8%

60 to 64:  8.0%

65 to 69:  7.2%

70 to 74:  7.0%

75 to 79:  4.1%

80 to 84:  3.0%

85 and over:  1.7%

Median age (years):  49.2

16 years and over:  82.1%

18 years and over:  79.7%

21 years and over:  77.4%

62 and over:  26.9%

65 and over:  22.9%

Source: US Census Bureau (Census 2010)


Race & Ethnicity

White:  92.9%

Black or African American:  0.6%

American Indian & Alaska Native:  1.1%

Asian:  0.4%

Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander:  ​0.3%

Some other race (including 2 or more races):  4.7%

Hispanic or Latino (of any race):  12.7%

Source: US Census Bureau (Census 2010)


Educational Attainment

Less than 9th grade:  22  (1.6%)

9th to 12th grade (no diploma):  36  (2.6%)

High school graduate (includes equivalency):  339  (24.3%)

Some college (no degree):  459  (33.0%)

Associate’s degree:  255  (18.3%)

Bachelor’s degree:  173  (12.4%)

Graduate or professional degree:  109  (7.8%)

High school graduate or higher:  1,335  (95.8%)

Bachelor’s degree or higher:  282  (20.2%)

Note. Population 25 years old and over. Source: US Census Bureau (American Community Survey, 2014-2018)


School Enrollment

Nursery school, preschool:  16

Kindergarten:  0

Elementary school (grades 1-8):  126

High school (grades 9-12)70

College or graduate school:  54

Note. Population 3 years old and over. Source: US Census Bureau (American Community Survey, 2014-2018)


Income

Median Household Income:  $42,857

Per Capita Income:  $21,880

Source: US Census Bureau (American Community Survey, 2014-2018)


Poverty

Individuals:  21.2%

Families:  13.4%

Children:  22.0%

Seniors:  11.6%

Source: US Census Bureau (American Community Survey, 2014-2018)

Mescal, Arizona

Labor Force & Unemployment

Civilian Labor Force: 484

Employed:  466

Unemployed:  18

Unemployment Rate:  3.7%

Source: US Census Bureau (American Community Survey, 2014-2018)


Workforce (by occupation)

Management, business, science & arts:  174  (37.3%)

Service:  117  (25.1%)

Sales & office:  130  (27.9%)

Natural resources, construction & maintenance:  11  (2.4%)

Production, transportation & material moving:  34  (7.3%)

Source: US Census Bureau (American Community Survey, 2014-2018)


Workforce (by industry)

Agriculture, forestry, fishing, hunting & mining:  0  (0.0%)

Construction:  32  (6.9%)

Manufacturing:  30  (6.4%)

Wholesale trade:  0  (0.0%)

Retail trade:  53  (11.4%)

Transportation, warehousing & utilities:  39  (8.4%)

Information:  8  (1.7%)

Finance, insurance, real estate, rental & leasing:  10  (2.1%)

Professional, scientific, management, administrative & waste management services:  59  (12.7%)

Educational services, health care & social assistance:  58  (12.4%)

Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation & food services:  88  (18.9%)

Other services (except public administration):  17  (3.6%)

Public Administration:  72  (15.5%)

Source: US Census Bureau (American Community Survey, 2014-2018)


Average Travel Time to Work

32.7 min

Source: US Census Bureau (American Community Survey, 2014-2018)


Housing Units

Total housing units:  849

Occupied housing units:  794  (93.5%)

Vacant housing units:  55  (6.5%)

Homeowner vacancy rate:  0.0%

Rental vacancy rate:  0.0%

Owner-occupied:  586  (73.8%)

Renter-occupied:  208  (26.2%)

Median home value:  $85,700

Median monthly homeowner cost:  $1,203*

Homeowners paying 30% or more of income for housing:  100  (33.1%)*

Median gross monthly rent:  $870

Renters paying 30% or more of income for housing:  78  (45.4%)

*Includes only housing units with a mortgage. Source: US Census Bureau (American Community Survey, 2014-2018)

Mescal, Arizona

Real Estate & Development

Commercial Property (For Sale)

Commercial Property (Lease)

Land for Sale

Homes for Sale

Rentals (Residential)

Development Services (Planning & Zoning)


Quality of Life

Weather and Climate

Events, Attractions & Activities

Golf


Health Care

Physicians

Dentists


Education

K-12

Benson Unified School District

Mescal, Arizona

Transportation & Shipping

Major Metro Markets

Tucson (38 mi)

Phoenix (153 mi)

Commercial Airports

Tucson International Airport (34 mi)

Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport (149 mi)

Shipping

Trucking Companies

Shipping Services (Parcel)


Utilities & Telecommunications

Electricity

Sulphur Springs Valley Electric Co-op (SSVEC)

Natural Gas

Southwest Gas

Telecommunications

CenturyLink

Internet Service Providers


Incentives, Taxes & Regulation

Arizona Incentives

Business Taxes

Individual Income Tax

Withholding Tax

Worker’s Compensation

Unemployment Insurance

Sales Tax (TPT)

Property Tax

Minimum Wage

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Cochise County Asset Inventories (County, Municipalities & Census Designated Places)

Cochise County, Sierra Vista, Douglas, Bisbee, Benson, Willcox, Huachuca City, TombstoneBowie, Dragoon, Elfrida, McNeal, Mescal, Miracle ValleyNacoPalominasPirtleville, San Simon, Sierra Vista Southeast, St. David, Sunizona, Whetstone


This asset inventory is a service of Cochise County (Economic Development)