|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Mechanicsburg is 1,703. Mechanicsburg, Ohio is the 8,225th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Mechanicsburg was in 1990, when its population was 1,800. In 1990, Mechanicsburg was the 7,329th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 8,225th largest city in the US. Mechanicsburg is currently 5.4% smaller than it was in 1990.
Mechanicsburg has shrunk 2.3% since the year 2000. Mechanicsburg, Ohio's growth is about average. 42% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|8219||Atlantic Beach, New York||1,704||-14.2%|
|8221||Claremont, North Carolina||1,704||60.1%|
|8222||Sylvan Lake, Michigan||1,704||-1.5%|
|8227||Hidden Hills, California||1,702||-9.7%|
|8228||Rolling Hills, California||1,702||-9.1%|
|8230||Ware Shoals, South Carolina||1,702||-28.1%|
|8231||Dundee, New York||1,701||0.8%|
The total voting age population of Mechanicsburg, Ohio, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 1,213. The voting age population is 47.2% male and 52.8% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 9.3% of the residents of Mechanicsburg are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Mechanicsburg are 97.5% White, 2.1% Two or more races, 0.2% Black and 0.2% Other. Additionally, 0.2% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Mechanicsburg, 12.6% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 9.8%. On a per-household basis, 8.5% of families are below the poverty line in Mechanicsburg.
Among those aged 16 and older, 63.7% of Mechanicsburg residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 86.7% of Mechanicsburg residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 13.0% have a bachelor's degree and 3.8% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Mechanicsburg residents aged 5 and older, 0.2% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 0.2% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.0% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Mechanicsburg is 5.2%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Mechanicsburg, 15.0% 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 $56,544.
In Mechanicsburg, 62.4% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 37.6% of housing units in Mechanicsburg.
Of all the housing units in Mechanicsburg, 54.6% of them were build before 1940.
In Mechanicsburg, 3.3% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Mechanicsburg is $848.
In Mechanicsburg, 88.4% of households have an active broadband internet connection.