Mesa County , Colorado

Mesa County: County in Colorado, United States

Mesa County locator map
Location of Mesa County on Colorado map.

About

Mesa County is a county located in the U.S. state of Colorado. As of the 2010 census, the population was 146,723 and a population density of 17 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 county had an estimated population of 155,603 inhabitants. Its county seat is Grand Junction. The county was created 138 years ago in 1882.

Mesa County Court House image
Mesa County Court House
Mesa County Court House image

Geography

Mesa County is located at 39°1'6"N 108°27'59"W (39.0182800, -108.4664500). It has 3 neighbors: Garfield County, Montrose County and San Juan County.

Mesa County map

The largest city of Mesa County is Grand Junction with a population of 63,447. Other cities include, Fruita population 14,295, Collbran population 727 and De Beque population 546. See all Mesa County cities & populated places.

Weather

Mesa County forecast: A chance of rain showers before 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. South wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. more

Mesa County Quick Facts

Population : 155,603 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Colorado (United States)
Twitter username : mesacountynews
Area : 8653 km2
Water as percent of area : 0.4%
Land as percent of area : 99.6%
Altitude : 4,793 feet / 1461 meters
Capital : Grand Junction
Establishment : January 01, 1883
Time Zone : America/Denver
Local time : 13:40:51 (24th October 2021)
Density : 18 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : 5.71% (2010-2020)
Weather : 42℉ Chance Rain Showers 7-days weather

Mesa County has 3 neighbours.

Demographics

The population of Mesa County increased by 5.71% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 146,723 - census
2011 147,174 0.31% estimation process
2012 147,317 0.1% estimation process
2013 147,175 -0.1% estimation process
2014 147,113 -0.04% estimation process
2015 148,025 0.62% estimation process
2016 149,736 1.14% estimation process
2017 151,170 0.95% estimation process
2018 152,951 1.16% estimation process
2019 154,210 0.82% estimation process
2020 155,603 0.9% estimation process

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People born in Mesa County (1)

American Ambassador to Korea in 1955 William S. B. Lacy was born in Mesa County

Other places with the same name (1)

Mesa County Populated Places

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Mesa County.

City Name Population Title
Grand Junction 63,447 City in Mesa County, Colorado, United States
Fruita 14,295 Home Rule Municipality located in the western part of Mesa County, Colorado
Fruitvale 7,675 Census-designated place in Mesa County, Colorado
Orchard Mesa 6,836 Census-designated place in Mesa County, Colorado
Palisade 2,797 Town in Colorado
Collbran 727 Human settlement in Mesa County, Colorado, United States of America
De Beque 546 Human settlement in Mesa County, Colorado, United States of America

Colorado Other Counties (more counties)

County Name Population Title
Denver 735,538 Capital city of the state of Colorado, United States; consolidated city and county
Denver County 735,538 County in Colorado, United States, coterminous with the City of Denver
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Jefferson County 583,283 County in Colorado, United States
Adams County 519,883 County in Colorado, United States
Colorado Springs 482,131 County seat of El Paso County, Colorado, United States
Aurora 387,377 City in Kane County, Illinois, United States
Douglas County 360,750 County in Colorado, United States
Larimer County 360,428 County in Colorado, United States
Weld County 333,983 County in Colorado, United States
Boulder County 327,171 County in Colorado, United States
Pueblo County 169,823 County in Colorado, United States
Fort Collins 168,234 Municipality and county seat of Larimer County, Colorado, United States
Lakewood 157,429 City in Colorado
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