StatisticMechanicsburgIllinoisNational
Population62312,671,821328,239,523
Population density (sq mi)58222891
Median age38.937.437.7
Male/Female ratio1.1:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)55%55%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1841%44%43%
Speak English99%77%79%
Speak Spanish0%13%13%

Key findings

  • The population density in Mechanicsburg is 155% higher than Illinois
  • The median age in Mechanicsburg is 4% higher than Illinois
  • In Mechanicsburg 97.75% of the population is White
  • In Mechanicsburg 1.12% of the population is Black
  • In Mechanicsburg 0.32% of the population is Asian

Compare Mechanicsburg, IL Demographics

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      Mechanicsburg population breakdown by race

      RaceMechanicsburgIllinoisNational
      White97.75%72.14%73.35%
      Black1.12%14.30%12.63%
      Asian0.32%5.10%5.22%
      American Indian0.00%0.23%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.03%0.18%
      Mixed race0.48%2.34%3.06%
      Other race0.32%5.86%4.75%
      In Mechanicsburg, 2.4% 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

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      Mechanicsburg age breakdown

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      Age of children in married couples

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