meridian Demographics
Educational Attainment
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 1,103 5.4 % 6.7 %
High School Graduate 7,233 35.4 % 32.8 %
Some College 6,505 31.8 % 24.8 %
Bachelor’s Degree 3,531 17.3 % 22.1 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 2,064 10.1 % 13.5 %
High School Graduate or Higher 17,146 83.9 % 86.9 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 4,394 21.5 % 21.5 %
Age Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 40,809 - -
19 years old and under 11,923 29.2 % 25.9 %
20 to 44 years old 13,116 32.1 % 12.8 %
45 to 64 years old 10,206 25.0 % 12.6 %
65 years old and older 5,564 13.6 % 1.9 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 36,607 97.7 % 84.8 %
Spanish 760 2.0 % 14.1 %
Other Languages 84 0 % 0 %
Marital Status
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 6,956 44.7 % 33.2 %
Married 5,498 35.3 % 50.6 %
Separated 632 4.1 % 2.6 %
Divorced 2,487 16.0 % 13.5 %
Census Housing Report
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 19,045 - -
Occupied Housing Units 15,959 83.8 % 87.5 %
Vacant Housing Units 3,086 16.2 % 12.5 %
1-Unit, Detached 12,550 65.9 % 61.5 %
1-Unit, Attached 413 2.2 % 5.8 %
2-Units 978 5.1 % 3.8 %
3 to 4 Units 1,624 8.5 % 4.5 %
5 to 9 Units 2,085 10.9 % 4.9 %
10 to 19 Units 355 1.9 % 4.6 %
20 or More Units 577 3.0 % 8.7 %
Mobile Homes 463 2.4 % 6.3 %
Built 1990 to 1999 1,515 8.0 % 14.0 %
Built 1980 to 1989 2,000 10.5 % 13.7 %
Built 1970 to 1979 3,870 20.3 % 15.7 %
Built 1960 to 1969 3,433 18.0 % 11.0 %
Built 1940 to 1959 4,743 24.9 % 15.9 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 1,919 10.1 % 13.1 %
Electric 8,351 43.8 % 32.8 %
Oil / Kerosene 18 0.1 % 4.6 %
Natural Gas 7,310 38.4 % 42.5 %
Tank or LP Gas 194 1.0 % 4.2 %
Wood 12 0.1 % 1.9 %
Other Fuel 4 0.0 % 0.4 %
None 70 0.4 % 1.0 %
Racial Breakdown
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 14,596 36.3 % 75.7 %
African-American 24,765 61.6 % 13.1 %
Native American 95 0.2 % 0.8 %
Asian 370 0.9 % 5.4 %
Some Other Race 357 0.9 % 4.9 %
Economic Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 29,531 53,657
Median Family Income 37,128 65,910
Median Per Capita Income 20,933 28,889
Weather
  • Chance of Sunshine 70.97 %
  • Temperature 90.68 ℉
  • Rainfall 4.27 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 0
    [CDD] 16.28
Earthquakes
Magnitude Probability
5.0 0.05 %
6.0 0.01 %
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