Mechanicsburg, OH Profile: Facts, Map & Data


Mechanicsburg Local Links & Resources:
Hotels | Resources | ALL Mechanicsburg Content

Also See: Mechanicsburg, OH ZIP Codes & ZIP Code Maps | Local Area Photos

Mechanicsburg, Ohio - Basic Facts

The Village of Mechanicsburg had a population of 1,603 as of July 1, 2017.

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, 2017.

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

Neighborhood Data

Address Based Hyperlocal Data Input an address and get data & demographics for the pertinent census block group (CBG), a searchable map and a customized directory. The CBG is the smallest geographical unit used by the Census Bureau for reporting certain data.


Village of Mechanicsburg, OH Boundary Map

Also See: BIG Map | Driving Directions | OH Congressional Districts
Boundary Maps: Township of Goshen | Champaign County | Ohio Counties

Search the map for:

Mechanicsburg, OH Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 1,603
Daytime Population: Workers 351
Daytime Population: Residents 771
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 1,122
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.70
Population in Households 1,491
Population in Familes 1,240
Population in Group Qrtrs 112
Population Density2 1,588
Diversity Index3 12


Median Household Income $50,955
Average Household Income $62,426
Per Capita Income $23,133


Total Housing Units 677 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 404 (59.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 180 (26.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 93 (13.7%)
Median Home Value $125,238
Average Home Value $137,808


Total Households 584
Average Household Size 2.55
Family Households 413
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population -0.35% -0.42%
Households -0.33% -0.41%
Families 0.34% -0.54%
Median Household Income   1.34%
Per Capita Income   2.97%

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, 2017 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 # 536 56th
Population Density # 424 65th
Diversity Index # 565 53rd
Median Household Income # 634 48th
Per Capita Income # 757 38th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Ohio Census Data Comparison Tool.

Ohio Research Tools

Ohio Census Data Comparison Tool

Compare Ohio Census Data
Highest or Lowest: