City of Mesa Information
Mesa at a Glance
With 454,981 people, Mesa is the 39th largest city in the U.S., the second largest city in the region, and covers 133 square miles (344 square kilometers) of Greater Phoenix’s East Valley.
As a premier business destination, Mesa offers a diverse and sustainable economy, an educated workforce and a true partnership between government and industry. Mesa has a diverse economy with key areas of strength being health care, education, aerospace/aviation,
tourism and technology. Business people see Mesa as their home and the world as their marketplace. Mesa helps businesses grow with: