The community of Mesa is located in the beautiful Franklin County. A small, rural area, the town of Mesa is located only a short drive away from popular amenities such as restaurants, libraries, shopping, and more.
Mesa is a small community that is home to just over 500 people. Considered by many to be a middle-class area, the average household income is approximate $43,672. Unlike some other areas of Franklin County, there is not a high housing turnover rate in Mesa, creating a tight knit community that is host to a number of events and festivals.
In Mesa, much like a lot of communities in the area, there is a great mix of rental and owned homes, with slightly more than 40% of homes rented, and 54% owned. Mesa is considered to be a fairly affordable place to live, with the median sale price of a home sitting at approximately $119,500. There are a variety of housing styles in the area including a large number of split-level and single level family homes.
Mesa’s economy is primarily agricultural based both in terms of farming and production. This allows for there to be a great deal of work in these fields, providing opportunities for both current and prospective residents. Aside from agricultural work, many Mesa residents work just outside of town, in the neighboring communities, and drive an average commute time of 18 minutes each way.