Latest Data (2015)
Population 144,788
Nationwide Rank 181

Quick Facts

Mesquite, Texas is the 181st largest city in the United States as of 2015.

Mesquite, Texas is a city.

Mesquite, Texas is as large as it has ever been. In 2015 Mesquite had its largest population ever.

Mesquite, Texas's growth is about average. 47% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Mesquite, Texas Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities

Rank Name Growth
2000-2015
175 Rockford, Illinois -2.3%
176 Joliet, Illinois 36.6%
177 Paterson, New Jersey -1.0%
178 Bridgeport, Connecticut 5.7%
179 Naperville, Illinois 13.7%
180 Savannah, Georgia 9.7%
181 Mesquite, Texas 15.8%
182 Syracuse, New York -1.3%
183 Pasadena, California 5.7%
184 Orange, California 8.5%
185 Fullerton, California 11.3%
186 Killeen, Texas 56.2%
187 Dayton, Ohio -15.2%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2015 144,788 181
2014 144,416 180
2013 143,484 178
2012 143,195 178
2011 141,399 178
2010 139,824 177
2009 133,509 184
2008 132,124 182
2007 130,776 181
2006 129,950 182
2005 127,694 184
2004 127,410 180
2003 128,327 176
2002 128,647 175
2001 128,012 173
2000 125,021 174
1990 101,753 197