mechanicsburg Demographics
Educational Attainment
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 49 5.7 % 6.7 %
High School Graduate 451 52.3 % 32.8 %
Some College 276 32.0 % 24.8 %
Bachelor’s Degree 51 5.9 % 22.1 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 35 4.1 % 13.5 %
High School Graduate or Higher 698 81.0 % 86.9 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 66 7.7 % 7.6 %
Age Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 1,823 - -
19 years old and under 577 31.7 % 25.9 %
20 to 44 years old 656 36.0 % 12.8 %
45 to 64 years old 381 20.9 % 12.6 %
65 years old and older 209 11.5 % 1.9 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 1,685 98.8 % 84.8 %
Spanish 20 1.2 % 14.1 %
Marital Status
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 145 24.3 % 33.2 %
Married 283 47.5 % 50.6 %
Separated 15 2.5 % 2.6 %
Divorced 153 25.7 % 13.5 %
Census Housing Report
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 766 - -
Occupied Housing Units 656 85.6 % 87.5 %
Vacant Housing Units 110 14.4 % 12.5 %
1-Unit, Detached 514 67.1 % 61.5 %
1-Unit, Attached 14 1.8 % 5.8 %
2-Units 73 9.5 % 3.8 %
3 to 4 Units 89 11.6 % 4.5 %
5 to 9 Units 26 3.4 % 4.9 %
10 to 19 Units 31 4.0 % 4.6 %
20 or More Units 6 0.8 % 8.7 %
Mobile Homes 13 1.7 % 6.3 %
Built 1990 to 1999 24 3.1 % 14.0 %
Built 1980 to 1989 34 4.4 % 13.7 %
Built 1970 to 1979 124 16.2 % 15.7 %
Built 1960 to 1969 56 7.3 % 11.0 %
Built 1940 to 1959 87 11.4 % 15.9 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 438 57.2 % 13.1 %
Electric 160 20.9 % 32.8 %
Oil / Kerosene 16 2.1 % 4.6 %
Natural Gas 432 56.4 % 42.5 %
Tank or LP Gas 33 4.3 % 4.2 %
Wood 15 2.0 % 1.9 %
Racial Breakdown
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 1,673 95.1 % 75.7 %
African-American 79 4.5 % 13.1 %
Native American 5 0.3 % 0.8 %
Some Other Race 2 0.1 % 4.9 %
Economic Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 43,281 53,657
Median Family Income 46,676 65,910
Median Per Capita Income 18,303 28,889
Weather
  • Chance of Sunshine 64.52 %
  • Temperature 83.9 ℉
  • Rainfall 2.11 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 0.08
    [CDD] 8.63
Earthquakes
Magnitude Probability
5.0 0.07 %
6.0 0.01 %
7.0 0.00 %
8.0 0.00 %
9.0 0.00 %
Very Low Risk Area
Public Information
Unemployment Information
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