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Mechanicsburg, Ohio - Basic Facts

The Village of Mechanicsburg had a population of 1,623 as of July 1, 2016.

The primary coordinate point for Mechanicsburg is located at latitude 40.0735 and longitude -83.556 in Champaign County. The formal boundaries for the Village of Mechanicsburg (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.01 sq. miles and a water area of 0.01 sq. miles. Champaign County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 1,083 feet.

The Village of Mechanicsburg (GNIS ID: 2399301) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

The Village of Mechanicsburg is located within Township of Goshen, a minor civil division (MCD) of Champaign County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Mechanicsburg population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Mechanicsburg: Mechanic, Mechanicsburgh, Tan Yard.

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Mechanicsburg, OH Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 1,623
Population in Households 1,509
Population in Familes 1,257
Population in Group Qrtrs 114
Population Density1 1,608
Diversity Index2 11


Total Households 594
Average Household Size 2.54
Family Households 421
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 679 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 410 (60.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 183 (27.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 85 (12.5%)
Median Home Value $119,949
Average Home Value $134,352


Median Household Income $47,776
Average Household Income $57,005
Per Capita Income $21,326
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.21% -0.3%
Households -0.11% -0.27%
Families 0.7% -0.38%
Median Household Income   2.0%
Per Capita Income   2.02%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.

Mechanicsburg, OH - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Mechanicsburg to the other 1,215 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Ohio by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 531 56th
Population Density1 # 412 66th
Diversity Index2 # 580 52nd
Median Household Income # 650 47th
Per Capita Income # 832 32nd

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