The Mechanicsville Census Designated Place had a population of 39,484 as of July 1, 2018.
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.
|Population in Households||39,304|
|Population in Familes||33,897|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||180|
|Median Household Income||$75,209|
|Average Household Income||$89,048|
|Per Capita Income||$33,787|
|Total Housing Units||15,527 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||11,359 (73.2%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||3,547 (22.8%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||621 ( 4.0%)|
|Median Home Value||$245,757|
|Average Home Value||$279,023|
|Average Household Size||2.64|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||2.28%|
|Per Capita Income||3.07%|
The table below compares Mechanicsville to the other 593 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Virginia by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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||# 189||68th|
|Diversity Index||# 400||33rd|
|Median Household Income||# 158||74th|
|Per Capita Income||# 178||70th|
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