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Welcome to Mesa ...

The city of Mesa is located in Franklin County<1>.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Mesa has a population of 510 people<2> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Mesa.

Mesa is 740 feet [226 m] above sea level.<3>.

Time Zone: Mesa lies in the Pacific Time Zone (PST/PDT) and observes daylight saving time

Mesa is within the (509) area code.

The ZIP code for Mesa: 99343<4>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Mesa had an population of 510 people. This is an increase of 4.29% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 20% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Mesa had a population of 489 people. This makes Mesa the county's 3rd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 489 people, the population of Mesa increased 15.06% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 425 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Mesa.

Communities Also Named Mesa ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 14 communities that are also named Mesa - they are located in Arizona, Arkansas, California (2), Colorado (4), Idaho, Mississippi, New Mexico (2) and Texas (2).

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Mesa.

Communities near Mesa ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Mesa.

  • Othello [Adams County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Othello
    • Othello [Adams County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the northwest of Mesa
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,454 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Othello
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Othello<6>
  • Connell [Franklin County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Connell
    • Connell [Franklin County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the northeast of Mesa
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,503 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Connell
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Connell<6>
  • Hatton [Adams County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hatton
    • Hatton [Adams County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the northeast of Mesa
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 106 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hatton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hatton<6>
  • Basin City [Franklin County]
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    • Eltopia [Franklin County]
    • Cunningham [Adams County]
    • Windust [Franklin County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Windust
      • Windust [Franklin County] lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<5> to the east of Mesa
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Windust
    • Kahlotus [Franklin County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kahlotus
      • Kahlotus [Franklin County] lies 21 miles [33.8 km]<5> to the east of Mesa
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 192 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kahlotus
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kahlotus<6>
    • Pasco [Franklin County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pasco
      • Pasco [Franklin County] lies 23 miles [37 km]<5> to the south of Mesa
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 77,095 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pasco
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pasco<6>
    • Richland [Benton County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Richland
      • Richland [Benton County] lies 24 miles [38.6 km]<5> to the southwest of Mesa
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 59,439 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Richland
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Richland<6>

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Mesa. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Mesa.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Mesa. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Mesa.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Mesa. See our Newspapers Page for Mesa.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Mesa ...

Looking for more information about Mesa? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Mesa, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Mesa.

Adding Mesa to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Mesa in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Mesa was on a map titled Auto Trails Map - Washington and Oregon (from Rand McNally, 1925).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Mesa on our Genealogy Page.

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About Franklin County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Franklin County: www.co.franklin.wa.us/

The official website for State of Washington: https://access.wa.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Washington's counties, including Franklin, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Mesa.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Mesa - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a city (such as Mesa). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Mesa or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Mesa) 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 Mesa. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from MesaOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Mesa. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 46.5792, Longitude: -119.0057    
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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