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La Mesa Demographic Information

  • Age Ranges  
    0-9: 11.42%
    10-17: 8.36%
    18-29: 18.31%
    30-39: 15.94%
    40-49: 15.58%
    50-64: 13.28%
    65 & Over: 17.11%
  • Population  
    Land Area: 9.26 sq mi
    Total Population: 57,736
    Population Density Ranking (National): 79th percentile
    Population Density Ranking (State): 47th percentile
    Population Growth Rate: 0
    Population Growth Rate Ranking (National): 61st percentile
    Population Growth Rate Ranking (State): 31st percentile
  • Income  
    Median Income: $45,760
    Average Income Households W/ Children: $58,366
    Median Income Ranking (National): 61st percentile
    Median Income Ranking (State): 43rd percentile
    Average Income Households W/ Children Ranking (National): 60th percentile
    Average Income Households W/ Children Ranking (State): 47th percentile
  • Households  
    Married: 40th percentile
    Single: 60th percentile
    Married With Children: 17th percentile
    Married With No Children: 23rd percentile
    Single With Children: 9th percentile
    Single With No Children: 51st percentile
  • Schools  
    School District Name: GROSSMONT UNION HIGH
    Student/Teacher Ratio: 24.31 : 1

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