Sustainable Economy

Striving for continued economic growth and
increased prosperity for all Mesa residents

The City of Mesa strives to attract and retain a diverse mix of business sectors that bring high quality jobs to Mesa, and Striving for continued economic growth and increased prosperity for all Mesa residents.
Enhance Mesa’s economy, creating quality jobs, and increasing per capita income to improve the quality of life for Mesa’s residents.

Employment and Income

Unemployment Rate
Median Household Income
Per Capita Income - Comparison Cities
Mesa Employment to Population
Household Income -- Comparison Cities

By City, by Percent of Total for 2017

Average Wage vs Jobs Created or Retained
              by Mesa Office of Economic Development

Industry

Number of Employees by Industry in Mesa

Consumer Activity

Combined Revenue from all active Transaction Privilege Tax (TPT) and Transient Lodging Tax (TLT) activity, by month and year

Where People Living in Mesa Work.

As shown in the map below, significant amounts of Mesa’s population are commuting to work in Tempe and Phoenix. To ensure a more sustainable economy, The City would benefit from  attracting and attaining more businesses to Mesa.