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General Demographics

Size Demographics

Size Demographics
Mechanicsburg Rank Pennsylvania US
Current population (2012) 8,968 81st 12,763,536 313,914,040
Size in square miles 2.4 138th 44,742.7 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 3,726.6 118th 283.9 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
Mechanicsburg Rank Pennsylvania US
Residents younger than 5 5.7% 135th 5.6% 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 20.5% 158th 21.5% 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 15.6% 138th 16.0% 13.7%
Education Demographics
Mechanicsburg Rank Pennsylvania US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 90.6% 105th 87.9% 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 30.8% 84th 26.7% 28.2%
Race Demographics
Mechanicsburg Rank Pennsylvania US
Race - White 92.3% 101st 83.5% 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 2.2% 166th 11.4% 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 0.3% 40th 0.3% 1.2%
Race - Asian 1.8% 90th 3.0% 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.0% 113th 0.1% 0.2%
Race - Two or More 2.3% 95th 1.7% 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 3.5% 83rd 6.1% 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 90.3% 112th 78.8% 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
Mechanicsburg Rank Pennsylvania US
Female residents 50.9% 224th 51.2% 50.8%
Foreign born residents 1.8% 189th 5.7% 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
Mechanicsburg Rank Pennsylvania US
Housing units 4,263 103rd 5,579,275 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 27.7% 145th 20.5% 25.9%
Households 4,095 92nd 4,952,566 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 59.8% 144th 70.6% 66.1%
Home median value $164,600 100th $163,200 $186,200
People per household 2.2 202nd 2.5 2.6

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
Mechanicsburg Rank Pennsylvania US
Income per capita $27,251 102nd $27,824 $27,915
Income per household $55,099 90th $51,651 $52,762
Income below poverty line 7.0% 176th 12.6% 14.3%

Business Demographics

Business Demographics
Mechanicsburg Rank Pennsylvania US
Total businesses (including small businesses) 833 86th 981,501 27,092,908
Retail sales $100,061 104th $166,842,778 $3,3917,663,456
Retail sales per capita $11,386 105th $13,323 $12,990
Retail accommodation and food service sales $9,444 110th $19,625,449 $613,795,732

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