Latest Data (2017)
Population 18,541
Nationwide Rank 1940

Quick Facts

Mesquite, Nevada is the 1,940th largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Mesquite, Nevada is a city.

Mesquite, Nevada is as large as it has ever been. In 2017 Mesquite had its largest population ever.

Mesquite, Nevada is growing extremely quickly. It is growing faster than 95% of similarly sized cities since 2000.

Mesquite, Nevada Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
1930 Hopkins, Minnesota 18,678 7.4%
1931 Point Pleasant, New Jersey 18,651 -3.4%
1932 Brook Park, Ohio 18,626 -12.0%
1933 Winthrop Town, Massachusetts 18,625
1934 Springboro, Ohio 18,610 47.4%
1935 Augusta, Maine 18,594 0.2%
1936 Westminster, Maryland 18,593 9.0%
1937 Seminole, Florida 18,576 -0.4%
1938 Milledgeville, Georgia 18,575 -1.4%
1939 Chowchilla, California 18,558 27.3%
1940 Mesquite, Nevada 18,541 92.0%
1941 Cocoa, Florida 18,532 8.4%
1942 Thomasville, Georgia 18,515 1.6%
1943 Gautier, Mississippi 18,512 9.8%
1944 Laurel, Mississippi 18,493 1.2%
1945 Winchester, Kentucky 18,486 10.4%
1946 Niles, Ohio 18,473 -11.5%
1947 Fairmont, West Virginia 18,467 -4.1%
1948 Durango, Colorado 18,465 27.1%
1949 Jacksonville, Illinois 18,454 -7.6%
1950 Round Lake, Illinois 18,444 205.9%

Similarly Sized Cities In Nevada

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
1789 Elko 20,451 20.4%
1833 Fernley 19,863 137.9%
1940 Mesquite 18,541 92.0%
2181 Boulder City 15,971 6.2%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 18,541 1,940
2016 17,987 1,975
2015 17,496 2,006
2014 16,970 2,033
2013 16,439 2,068
2012 16,062 2,102
2011 15,667 2,131
2010 15,276 2,157
2009 17,209 1,937
2008 16,528 1,994
2007 15,605 2,057
2006 14,792 2,134
2005 13,510 2,258
2004 12,603 2,384
2003 11,861 2,465
2002 11,305 2,541
2001 10,433 2,697
2000 9,655 2,828
1990 1,873 7,181