Mecosta is located in south Michigan. Mecosta is part of Mecosta County. Mecosta has 1.12 square miles of land area and 0.00 square miles of water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Mecosta population is 563, which has grown 27.95% since 2000. The population growth rate is much higher than the state average rate of -0.50% and is much higher than the national average rate of 11.61%. Mecosta median household income is $29,028 in 2010-2014 and has has shrunk by 11.65% since 2000. The income growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 9.90% and is much lower than the national average rate of 27.36%. Mecosta median house value is $54,500 in 2010-2014 and has shrunk by 8.56% since 2000. The house value growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 3.98% and is much lower than the national average rate of 46.91%. As a reference, the national Consumer Price Index (CPI) inflation rate for the same period is 26.63%. On average, the public school district that covers Mecosta is close to the state average in quality. The Mecosta area code is 231.