Population density (sq mi)2,0141,863167
Median age31.233.038.5
Male/Female ratio0.6:10.9:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)n/a42%57%
Families w/ Kids under 1843%42%41%
Speak Englishn/a92%93%
Speak Spanishn/a4%4%

Key findings

  • The population density in Mechanicsville is 8% higher than Knoxville
  • The median age in Mechanicsville is 6% lower than Knoxville
  • In Mechanicsville 37.90% of the population is White
  • In Mechanicsville 58.58% of the population is Black
  • In Mechanicsville 0.00% of the population is Asian

Compare Knoxville, TN Demographics


      Mechanicsville population breakdown by race

      American Indian0.00%0.43%0.29%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.10%0.05%
      Mixed race2.18%2.95%2.03%
      Other race1.34%1.46%1.38%
      In Mechanicsville, 4.9% of people are of Hispanic or Latino origin.
      Please note: Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in any/all of the applicable race categories above.

      Household income distribution

      Place of birth by citizenship

      Mechanicsville age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

      Source: The Mechanicsville, Knoxville, TN demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).