Alta Mesa Demographics


  • Total Population21,596
  • Male Population(47.8 %) 10,316
  • Female Population(52.2 %) 11,281
  • Median Age53.00
There are currently 21,596 people living in Alta Mesa. Out of the total population number, 10,316 are men and 11,281 are women. The median age for Alta Mesa dwellers is 53.00.


  • White Collar7,192
  • Blue Collar1,678
There are currently 7,192 white-collar jobs and 1,678 blue-collar jobs in Alta Mesa.


  • Total Households8,961
  • Family Households5,502
  • Non-family Households3,458
  • Households With Children2,046
  • Households Without Children6,915
  • Average People Per Household2.12
There are currently 8,961 households in Alta Mesa. Out of this total, 5,502 are family households, 3,458 are non-family households, 2,046 are households with children and 6,915 are households without children. The average number of people per household in Alta Mesa is 2.12.

Education(Number of people who have achieved the following levels of education)

  • No High School449
  • Some High School6,171
  • Some College5,926
  • Associate Degree1,420
  • Bachelors Degree2,860
  • Graduate Degree1,347
There are 449 people living in Alta Mesa without a high school degree, 6,171 people with some high school degree and 5,926 people with a college degree. 1,420 people have an associate degree, 2,860 hold a bachelor’s degree, while 1,347 boast a graduate degree.

Marital Status(Number of people who have the following marital status)

  • Never Married4,364
  • Married9,261
  • Separated413
  • Widowed1,576
  • Divorced2,949
4,364 of the people living in Alta Mesa have never been married, while 9,261 are married and 413 are separated. A total of 1,576 people are widowed and 2,949 people are divorced.


  • Average Household Income$72,310
  • Median Household Income$57,547
  • Median Income Under 25$34,732
  • Median Income 25-44$74,644
  • Median Income 45-64$78,512
  • Median Income Over 65$40,999

The average household income for people living in Alta Mesa is $72,310, while the median household income is $57,547. The median income in Alta Mesa is $34,732 for those under 25, $74,644 for those aged 25 to 44, $78,512 for those aged 45 to 64, and $40,999 for those over the age of 65.


Demographic information is extracted from the Unites States Census Bureau and is deemed reliable, however, COMMERCIALCafé can offer no guarantee of the accuracy or completeness of information modified or aggregated for specific neighborhoods.