Costa Mesa

Overview for Costa Mesa, CA

112,148 people live in Costa Mesa, where the median age is 36 and the average individual income is $47,636. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

112,148

Total Population

36 years

Median Age

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

$47,636

Average individual Income

Around Costa Mesa, CA

There's plenty to do around Costa Mesa, including shopping, dining, nightlife, parks, and more. Data provided by Walk Score and Yelp.

49
Car-Dependent
Walking Score
70
Very Bikeable
Bike Score
43
Some Transit
Transit Score

Points of Interest

Explore popular things to do in the area, including Sweet Art, Stevie Sister, and Marie Therapy.

Name Category Distance Reviews
Ratings by Yelp
Dining · $ 1.36 miles 13 reviews 5/5 stars
Shopping 4.12 miles 8 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 1.22 miles 5 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 3.13 miles 43 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 4.47 miles 10 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 2.19 miles 14 reviews 5/5 stars

Demographics and Employment Data for Costa Mesa, CA

Costa Mesa has 41,243 households, with an average household size of 2.68. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in Costa Mesa do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 112,148 people call Costa Mesa home. The population density is 7,095.19 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

112,148

Total Population

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

36

Median Age

50.77 / 49.23%

Men vs Women

Population by Age Group

0-9:

0-9 Years

10-17:

10-17 Years

18-24:

18-24 Years

25-64:

25-64 Years

65-74:

65-74 Years

75+:

75+ Years

Education Level

  • Less Than 9th Grade
  • High School Degree
  • Associate Degree
  • Bachelor Degree
  • Graduate Degree
41,243

Total Households

2.68

Average Household Size

$47,636

Average individual Income

Households with Children

With Children:

Without Children:

Marital Status

Married
Single
Divorced
Separated

Blue vs White Collar Workers

Blue Collar:

White Collar:

Commute Time

0 to 14 Minutes
15 to 29 Minutes
30 to 59 Minutes
60+ Minutes

Schools in Costa Mesa, CA

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The following schools are within or nearby Costa Mesa. The rating and statistics can serve as a starting point to make baseline comparisons on the right schools for your family. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.
Type
Name
Category
Grades
School rating
Christian Montessori School-Costa Mesa
PRIVATE
PreK - 6th
No rating available
Montessori Christian School
PRIVATE
PreK - 6th
No rating available
Orange County Special Education
PUBLIC
K - 12th
No rating available
Mariners Christian School
PRIVATE
K - 8th
No rating available
St John The Baptist Catholic School
PRIVATE
K - 8th
No rating available
ACCESS County Community
PUBLIC
K - 12th
1/5
Coastline Regional Occupational Program
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
No rating available
PUBLIC
7th - 12th
3/5
PUBLIC
K - 6th
4/5
Maude B. Davis Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 6th
5/5
PUBLIC
K - 6th
3/5
Central Orange County CTE Partnership (CTEp)
PUBLIC
10th - 12th
No rating available
PUBLIC
K - 6th
3/5
Montessori Harbor Mesa School
PRIVATE
K - 6th
No rating available
Renascence School International
PRIVATE
PreK - 6th
No rating available
The Childs-Pace Foundation Inc.
PRIVATE
PreK - 6th
No rating available
Charles W. Tewinkle Middle
PUBLIC
7th - 8th
2/5
California Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 6th
4/5
PUBLIC
K - 6th
3/5
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
5/5
St Joachim Elementary School
PRIVATE
PreK - 8th
No rating available
The Waldorf School Of Orange County
PRIVATE
PreK - 12th
No rating available
Christ Lutheran School
PRIVATE
PreK - 8th
No rating available
Monte Vista High/Cloud Campus
PUBLIC
K - 12th
3/5
PUBLIC
K - 6th
2/5
International School for Science and Culture
PUBLIC
K - 8th
3/5
College Park Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 6th
1/5
PUBLIC
K - 2nd
No rating available
PUBLIC
K - 6th
4/5
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
No rating available
PUBLIC
K - 6th
2/5
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
3/5
PUBLIC
K - 6th
1/5
Heinz Kaiser Elementary
PUBLIC
3rd - 6th
4/5
Everett A. Rea Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 6th
2/5
PUBLIC
K - K
No rating available
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