|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Mechanicsburg is 655. Mechanicsburg, Illinois is the 12,076th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Mechanicsburg was in 2020, when its population was 659. In 2020, Mechanicsburg was the 12,040th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 12,076th largest city in the US. Mechanicsburg is currently 0.6% smaller than it was in 2020.
Mechanicsburg has grown 37.6% since the 2000. Mechanicsburg, Illinois is growing extremely quickly; it is growing faster than 92% of similarly sized cities since 2000.
|12070||Toksook Bay, Alaska||656||23.0%|
|12073||Clear Lake, Minnesota||655||144.4%|
|12075||Marine on St. Croix, Minnesota||655||7.7%|
|12078||Pretty Prairie, Kansas||655||5.6%|
|12081||Golden City, Missouri||654||-26.0%|
The total voting age population of Mechanicsburg, Illinois, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 558. The voting age population is 53.9% male and 46.1% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 19.7% of the residents of Mechanicsburg are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Mechanicsburg are 98.4% White, 1.2% Two or more races and 0.4% Black. Additionally, 1.0% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Mechanicsburg, 3.1% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 1.8%. On a per-household basis, 3.2% of families are below the poverty line in Mechanicsburg.
Among those aged 16 and older, 67.6% of Mechanicsburg residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 94.8% of Mechanicsburg residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 17.1% have a bachelor's degree and 3.2% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Mechanicsburg residents aged 5 and older, 2.2% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 0.8% of residents speak Spanish at home, 1.4% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Mechanicsburg is 1.0%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Mechanicsburg, 17.8% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Mechanicsburg is $65,536.
In Mechanicsburg, 81.9% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 18.1% of housing units in Mechanicsburg.
Of all the housing units in Mechanicsburg, 18.2% of them were build before 1940.
In Mechanicsburg, 23.0% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Mechanicsburg is $752.
In Mechanicsburg, 79.3% of households have an active broadband internet connection.