Majority Race Key
Costa Mesa is much more diverse than the average US city. The map above shows the majority race in each block for Costa Mesa, CA. Darker shades indicate a larger racial majority in that neighborhood. The majority race in Costa Mesa overall is white at 52% of residents. The next most-common racial group is Hispanic at 35.7%. There are more white people in southeast Costa Mesa, while Hispanic people are more likely to be living in the southwest. The graph below shows how many people identify themselves as each of the following races:
Racial Distribution Key
Data Sources: U.S. Census, proprietary data mapping and analysis. Special thanks to the University of Virginia.
|Self-Identified Race||Costa Mesa, CA Population|