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Census Data for Mescal ...

As far as we can tell, Mescal has not been included in past Census counts, so there is no population information for this community.

While we don't have census information for Mescal, you might be interested in some nearby communities where we do:

  • Benson [Cochise County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Benson
    • Benson [Cochise County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<1> to the east of Mescal
    • The population in 2019 was estimated at 4,880 people. This represents a 4.41% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 5,105 people.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Benson
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Benson<2>
  • Huachuca City [Cochise County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Huachuca City
    • Huachuca City [Cochise County] lies 24 miles [38.6 km]<1> to the south of Mescal
    • The population in 2019 was estimated at 1,736 people. This represents a 6.31% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 1,853 people.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Huachuca City
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Huachuca City<2>
  • Tombstone [Cochise County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tombstone
    • Tombstone [Cochise County] lies 28 miles [45.1 km]<1> to the southeast of Mescal
    • The population in 2019 was estimated at 1,303 people. This represents a 5.58% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 1,380 people.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tombstone
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Tombstone<2>
  • Sierra Vista [Cochise County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sierra Vista
    • Sierra Vista [Cochise County] lies 31 miles [49.9 km]<1> to the south of Mescal
    • The population in 2019 was estimated at 43,045 people. This represents a 1.92% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 43,888 people.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sierra Vista
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sierra Vista<2>
  • Sahuarita [Pima County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sahuarita
    • Sahuarita [Pima County] lies 32 miles [51.5 km]<1> to the west of Mescal
    • The population in 2019 was estimated at 31,421 people. This represents a 24.4% increase since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 25,259 people.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sahuarita
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sahuarita<2>
  • Tucson [Pima County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tucson
    • Tucson [Pima County] lies 33 miles [53.1 km]<1> to the northwest of Mescal
    • The population in 2019 was estimated at 548,073 people. This represents a 5.38% increase since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 520,116 people.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tucson
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Tucson<2>
  • South Tucson [Pima County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for South Tucson
    • South Tucson [Pima County] lies 34 miles [54.7 km]<1> to the northwest of Mescal
    • The population in 2019 was estimated at 5,715 people. This represents a 1.11% increase since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 5,652 people.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on South Tucson
  • Patagonia [Santa Cruz County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Patagonia
    • Patagonia [Santa Cruz County] lies 35 miles [56.3 km]<1> to the southwest of Mescal
    • The population in 2019 was estimated at 874 people. This represents a 4.27% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 913 people.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Patagonia
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Patagonia<2>
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    • Willcox [Cochise County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Willcox
      • Willcox [Cochise County] lies 40 miles [64.4 km]<1> to the northeast of Mescal
      • The population in 2019 was estimated at 3,533 people. This represents a 5.96% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 3,757 people.
      • Former name for Willcox:
      • Maley
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Willcox
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Willcox<2>

Cochise County ...

Mescal is located in Cochise County<3>.

For more information, please visit our Census Page for Cochise County.

Miscellaneous Information for Mescal ...

The Federal government has assigned various identifying codes to each community, county and state. At one time or another, the US Census Bureau has used one (or more) of the following identifiers when referring to either Cochise County or the community of Mescal:

  • The GNIS Codes ...
    • The current system of identification is called the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS). The following GNIS codes relate to Mescal:
    • GNIS ID for Mescal: 31744
    • GNIS ID for Cochise County: 25442
    • GNIS ID for State of Arizona: 1779777
  • The FIPS Codes ...
    • An earlier (and largely obsolete) identification method was called the Federal Information Processing Standard (FIPS):
    • State Code: 04 (Arizona)
    • County Code: 003 (Cochise County)
    • Place Code: 46070 (Mescal)
    • State & County Code: 04/003 (Arizona / Cochise County)
    • State & Place Code: 04/46070 (Arizona / Mescal)
  • Misc. Census Codes ...
    • Mescal is located in Census Region #4 (the West Region) and Division #8 (the Mountain Division).

For more information about the various Federal identification codes, please visit our Misc Page for Mescal.

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About Cochise County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Mescal. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Cochise County: www.cochise.az.gov/

The official website for State of Arizona: https://az.gov/

The official website of the U.S. Board on Geographic Names (BGN)

The official website of the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS)

Footnotes ...

<1>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Mescal) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Mescal. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Mescal

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Mescal. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.9758, Longitude: -110.4347    
<2>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<3>If you're interested in how the shape of Arizona's counties, including Cochise, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.




 

 

 

 

 


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