meridian Demographics
Educational Attainment
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 991 4.8 % 6.6 %
High School Graduate 7,421 36.2 % 32.6 %
Some College 6,864 33.5 % 24.6 %
Bachelor’s Degree 3,341 16.3 % 22.5 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 1,897 9.2 % 13.7 %
High School Graduate or Higher 17,539 85.5 % 87.1 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 4,103 20.0 % 20.0 %
Age Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 40,507 - -
19 years old and under 11,577 28.6 % 25.6 %
20 to 44 years old 13,233 32.7 % 12.7 %
45 to 64 years old 10,189 25.2 % 12.7 %
65 years old and older 5,508 13.6 % 1.9 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 36,254 97.8 % 84.6 %
Spanish 741 2.0 % 14.3 %
Other Languages 56 0 % 0 %
Marital Status
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 6,543 42.6 % 33.5 %
Married 5,694 37.0 % 50.5 %
Separated 637 4.1 % 2.6 %
Divorced 2,500 16.3 % 13.5 %
Census Housing Report
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 19,083 - -
Occupied Housing Units 15,937 83.5 % 87.7 %
Vacant Housing Units 3,146 16.5 % 12.3 %
1-Unit, Detached 12,651 66.3 % 61.4 %
1-Unit, Attached 426 2.2 % 5.8 %
2-Units 875 4.6 % 3.7 %
3 to 4 Units 1,581 8.3 % 4.5 %
5 to 9 Units 1,907 10.0 % 4.8 %
10 to 19 Units 446 2.3 % 4.6 %
20 or More Units 718 3.8 % 8.8 %
Mobile Homes 479 2.5 % 6.3 %
Built 1990 to 1999 1,656 8.7 % 14.0 %
Built 1980 to 1989 1,886 9.9 % 13.6 %
Built 1970 to 1979 3,695 19.4 % 15.5 %
Built 1960 to 1969 3,639 19.1 % 10.8 %
Built 1940 to 1959 4,854 25.4 % 15.6 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 1,821 9.5 % 13.0 %
Electric 8,506 44.6 % 33.5 %
Oil / Kerosene 16 0.1 % 4.4 %
Natural Gas 7,088 37.1 % 42.3 %
Tank or LP Gas 230 1.2 % 4.1 %
Other Fuel 5 0.0 % 0.4 %
None 92 0.5 % 1.0 %
Racial Breakdown
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 13,995 35.0 % 75.5 %
African-American 25,007 62.5 % 13.1 %
Native American 93 0.2 % 0.8 %
Asian 532 1.3 % 5.6 %
Some Other Race 410 1.0 % 4.9 %
Economic Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 30,355 55,775
Median Family Income 39,753 68,260
Median Per Capita Income 20,408 29,979
Weather
  • Chance of Sunshine 67.74 %
  • Temperature 76.85 ℉
  • Rainfall 2.61 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 4.1
    [CDD] 2.48
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