mercedes Demographics
Educational Attainment
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 2,305 32.2 % 6.7 %
High School Graduate 2,343 32.7 % 32.8 %
Some College 1,378 19.3 % 24.8 %
Bachelor’s Degree 871 12.2 % 22.1 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 258 3.6 % 13.5 %
High School Graduate or Higher 4,300 60.1 % 86.9 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 909 12.7 % 12.7 %
Age Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 16,271 - -
19 years old and under 6,514 40.0 % 25.9 %
20 to 44 years old 4,642 28.5 % 12.8 %
45 to 64 years old 2,955 18.2 % 12.6 %
65 years old and older 2,160 13.3 % 1.9 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 2,635 17.9 % 84.8 %
Spanish 12,116 82.1 % 14.1 %
Marital Status
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 1,803 35.6 % 33.2 %
Married 2,424 47.8 % 50.6 %
Separated 380 7.5 % 2.6 %
Divorced 460 9.1 % 13.5 %
Census Housing Report
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 5,630 - -
Occupied Housing Units 4,695 83.4 % 87.5 %
Vacant Housing Units 935 16.6 % 12.5 %
1-Unit, Detached 3,542 62.9 % 61.5 %
1-Unit, Attached 36 0.6 % 5.8 %
2-Units 243 4.3 % 3.8 %
3 to 4 Units 343 6.1 % 4.5 %
5 to 9 Units 88 1.6 % 4.9 %
10 to 19 Units 35 0.6 % 4.6 %
20 or More Units 308 5.5 % 8.7 %
Mobile Homes 934 16.6 % 6.3 %
Boat, RV, or Van 101 1.8 % 0.1 %
Built 1990 to 1999 1,014 18.0 % 14.0 %
Built 1980 to 1989 696 12.4 % 13.7 %
Built 1970 to 1979 1,196 21.2 % 15.7 %
Built 1960 to 1969 639 11.3 % 11.0 %
Built 1940 to 1959 645 11.5 % 15.9 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 224 4.0 % 13.1 %
Electric 3,300 58.6 % 32.8 %
Natural Gas 1,175 20.9 % 42.5 %
Tank or LP Gas 123 2.2 % 4.2 %
Other Fuel 22 0.4 % 0.4 %
None 75 1.3 % 1.0 %
Racial Breakdown
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 13,838 85.9 % 75.7 %
African-American 118 0.7 % 13.1 %
Some Other Race 2,148 13.3 % 4.9 %
Economic Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 30,644 53,657
Median Family Income 34,243 65,910
Median Per Capita Income 12,458 28,889
Weather
  • Chance of Sunshine 73.33 %
  • Temperature 92.35 ℉
  • Rainfall 4.31 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 0
    [CDD] 17.45
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