mercedes Demographics
Educational Attainment
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 2,200 30.1 % 6.6 %
High School Graduate 2,402 32.9 % 32.6 %
Some College 1,450 19.9 % 24.6 %
Bachelor’s Degree 944 12.9 % 22.5 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 302 4.1 % 13.7 %
High School Graduate or Higher 4,459 61.1 % 87.1 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 1,007 13.8 % 13.8 %
Age Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 16,425 - -
19 years old and under 6,325 38.5 % 25.6 %
20 to 44 years old 4,645 28.3 % 12.7 %
45 to 64 years old 3,161 19.2 % 12.7 %
65 years old and older 2,294 14.0 % 1.9 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 2,804 18.7 % 84.6 %
Spanish 12,180 81.3 % 14.3 %
Marital Status
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 1,841 34.2 % 33.5 %
Married 2,599 48.2 % 50.5 %
Separated 398 7.4 % 2.6 %
Divorced 552 10.2 % 13.5 %
Census Housing Report
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 5,551 - -
Occupied Housing Units 4,680 84.3 % 87.7 %
Vacant Housing Units 871 15.7 % 12.3 %
1-Unit, Detached 3,621 65.2 % 61.4 %
1-Unit, Attached 46 0.8 % 5.8 %
2-Units 314 5.7 % 3.7 %
3 to 4 Units 364 6.6 % 4.5 %
5 to 9 Units 76 1.4 % 4.8 %
10 to 19 Units 14 0.3 % 4.6 %
20 or More Units 184 3.3 % 8.8 %
Mobile Homes 850 15.3 % 6.3 %
Boat, RV, or Van 82 1.5 % 0.1 %
Built 1990 to 1999 994 17.9 % 14.0 %
Built 1980 to 1989 684 12.3 % 13.6 %
Built 1970 to 1979 1,126 20.3 % 15.5 %
Built 1960 to 1969 513 9.2 % 10.8 %
Built 1940 to 1959 624 11.2 % 15.6 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 227 4.1 % 13.0 %
Electric 3,358 60.5 % 33.5 %
Natural Gas 1,137 20.5 % 42.3 %
Tank or LP Gas 113 2.0 % 4.1 %
None 72 1.3 % 1.0 %
Racial Breakdown
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 15,149 93.0 % 75.5 %
African-American 125 0.8 % 13.1 %
Some Other Race 1,014 6.2 % 4.9 %
Economic Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 29,945 55,775
Median Family Income 34,213 68,260
Median Per Capita Income 12,609 29,979
Weather
  • Chance of Sunshine 64.52 %
  • Temperature 91.58 ℉
  • Rainfall 3.12 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 0
    [CDD] 16.59
Earthquakes
Magnitude Probability
5.0 0.01 %
6.0 0.00 %
7.0 0.00 %
8.0 0.00 %
9.0 0.00 %
Very Low Risk Area
Public Information
Unemployment Information
Data sourced by HomeFacts.com