Mesquite, Nevada

Mesquite: City in Nevada


Mesquite is a city located in the county of Clark in the U.S. state of Nevada. Its population at the 2010 census was 15,276 and a population density of 184 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 20,438 inhabitants.

The city was created 143 years ago in 1879.

Mesquite locator map
Location of Mesquite on Nevada map.

Quick Facts about Mesquite

Population : 20,438 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Nevada (United States)
County : Clark County
Different from : mezquite
Postal code : 89024, 89027
Phone Area Codes : 702
Area : 82.95 km2
Altitude : 1,601 feet / 488 meters
Establishment : January 01, 1880 (143 years ago)
Time Zone : America/Los_Angeles
Local time : 01:13:44 (5th December 2023)
Density : 246 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : 25.26% (2010-2020)
Weather : 41℉ Mostly Clear 7-days weather
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Mesquite Nevada 2
Mesquite Nevada 2 image


Mesquite is located at 36°48'20"N 114°4'2"W (36.8055300, -114.0671900).

Mesquite map


Mesquite forecast: Mostly clear. Low around 41, with temperatures rising to around 43 overnight. North northeast wind around 6 mph. more


The population of Mesquite increased by 25.26% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 15,276 - census
2011 15,616 2.18% estimation process
2012 15,962 2.17% estimation process
2013 16,338 2.3% estimation process
2014 16,819 2.86% estimation process
2015 17,327 2.93% estimation process
2016 17,819 2.76% estimation process
2017 18,345 2.87% estimation process
2018 19,025 3.57% estimation process
2019 19,726 3.55% estimation process
2020 20,438 3.48% estimation process

Mesquite zip code is 89027. County name: Clark, County fips: 32003

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People born in Mesquite (1)

American politician Cresent Hardy was born in Mesquite

Schools in Mesquite

College & universities near Mesquite, NV

Code Name City ZIP
421610 Paul Mitchell the School-St. George Saint George (UT) 84770-0000
451583 Dixie Technical College Saint George (UT) 84770

Stations (1)

Amtrak & bus stations near Mesquite, NV

Code Name Address Type
STG St. George, Utah 1235 South Bluff St. BUS

Post offices near Mesquite

Post Office Name City ZIP
Mesqu Post Office Mesquite (NV) 89027

Other places with the same name (2)

  • Mesquite , Texas The ninth most populous city in Texas. It is located in Dallas County, Texas. Mesquite is known for its many parks and green spaces, its many historical sites, and its many attractions, such as the Mesquite Arts Center and the Mesquite Historical Museum. with a population of 138,916 people.

Other cities in Clark County

Cities, towns, neighborhoods & other populated places in Clark County , NV.

City Name Population Title
Las Vegas 646,790 The twenty-fifth most populous city in the United States and the center of the Las Vegas metropolitan area.
Henderson 329,172 The second most populous city in Nevada and the center of the Las Vegas metropolitan area.
North Las Vegas 260,098 A city located in Clark County, Nevada.
Paradise 223,167 Town in Nevada, USA
Sunrise Manor 189,372 Census designated place
Spring Valley 178,395 Village in New York, United States
Whitney 38,585 Art museum in New York City
Winchester 27,978 Nevada township
Boulder City 16,207 City in Clark County, Nevada
Laughlin 7,323 Census designated place
Moapa Valley 6,924 City in Nevada, United States of America
Sandy Valley 2,051 City in Nevada, United States of America
Bunkerville 1,303 City in Nevada, United States of America
Moapa Town 1,025 City in Clark County, Nevada, United States of America

Distance to Other Cities

Mesquite distances to largest Nevada cities