The Mechanicsville Census Designated Place had a population of 38,947 as of July 1, 2017.
The primary coordinate point for Mechanicsville is located at latitude 37.6213 and longitude -77.3521 in Hanover County. The formal boundaries for the Mechanicsville Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 28.32 sq. miles and a water area of 0.11 sq. miles. Hanover County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 167 feet.
The Mechanicsville Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2389467) has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Mechanicsville population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.
|Daytime Population: Workers||14,957|
|Daytime Population: Residents||19,288|
|Total Daytime Population (TDP)||34,245|
|Ratio TDP/Total Population1||0.88|
|Population in Households||38,772|
|Population in Familes||33,246|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||175|
|Median Household Income||$72,497|
|Average Household Income||$85,445|
|Per Capita Income||$32,405|
|Total Housing Units||15,367 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||11,349 (73.9%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||3,345 (21.8%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||673 ( 4.4%)|
|Median Home Value||$242,329|
|Average Home Value||$271,588|
|Average Household Size||2.64|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.58%|
|Per Capita Income||2.35%|
The table below compares Mechanicsville to the other 593 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Virginia 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.
|Total Population||# 29||95th|
|Population Density||# 190||68th|
|Diversity Index||# 396||33rd|
|Median Household Income||# 158||74th|
|Per Capita Income||# 172||71st|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Virginia Census Data Comparison Tool.