From the Mesa Chamber of Commerce and City of Mesa.....Welcome to Mesa!
Mesa is the third-largest city in Arizona and the nation's 38th-largest city. The City provides the advantages of a thriving metropolis while maintaining the feel of a suburban environment.
Just 15 miles east of Phoenix, Mesa covers 132 square miles.
With dynamic recreational, educational and business environments, Mesa enjoys the best in a variety of amenities including parks within easy walking distance from home, a variety of sports facilities that cater to athletes young and old, highly rated golf courses for every skill level, a diversity of special events and community festivals, and Mesa's ever-popular Chicago Cubs Spring Training baseball.
Mesa is home to the largest school district in the state and its school system has 10,000 employees. Mesa has 16 schools of higher learning including Arizona State University's Polytechnic Campus, Arizona School of Health Sciences (medical center) and Arizona School of Health Sciences Dental School.