Mesa

Perched alongside the Pacific Ocean, Santa Barbara's Mesa neighborhood offers a captivating blend of coastal charm.

Welcome to The Mesa

Perched alongside the Pacific Ocean, Santa Barbara's Mesa neighborhood offers a captivating blend of coastal charm and laid-back California living. With its panoramic views of the sparkling coastline and Channel Islands, the Mesa provides residents and visitors alike with a picturesque backdrop for outdoor activities like biking, surfing, and relaxing on the beach. Its safe, quaint streets are lined with palm trees and quintessential beach cottages, fostering the ultimate Southern California experience.
 
Enjoy organic groceries from Lazy Acres, dine on the sand at Shoreline Cafe, or explore the vast expanse of lush grass above the ocean that is Shoreline Park. The neighborhood's proximity to downtown Santa Barbara and its array of attractions make it a desirable place to call home for those seeking an elevated surf lifestyle with easy access to urban amenities.
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Overview for Mesa, CA

11,291 people live in Mesa, where the median age is 43.6 and the average individual income is $62,155. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

11,291

Total Population

43.6 years

Median Age

High

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

$62,155

Average individual Income

Demographics and Employment Data for Mesa, CA

Mesa has 4,569 households, with an average household size of 2.47. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in Mesa do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 11,291 people call Mesa home. The population density is 3,288.92 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

11,291

Total Population

High

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

43.6

Median Age

48.46 / 51.54%

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
4,569

Total Households

2.47

Average Household Size

$62,155

Average individual Income

Households with Children

With Children:

Without Children:

Marital Status

Married
Single
Divorced
Separated

Blue vs White Collar Workers

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White Collar:

Commute Time

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

Schools in Mesa, CA

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The following schools are within or nearby 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
Olive Grove Charter - Santa Barbara
PUBLIC
K - 12th
2/5
PUBLIC
K - 6th
4/5
PUBLIC
K - 6th
3/5

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