Mechanicsburg demographics profile

Population density (sq mi)58222291
Median age38.937.437.7
Male/Female ratio1.1:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)55%55%55%
Speak English99%77%79%
Speak Spanish0%13%13%
Mechanicsburg, IL has a population of 623 and is the 18,202nd largest city in the United States. The population density is 582 per sq mi which is 162% higher than the Illinois average and 542% higher than the national average. The median age in Mechanicsburg is 39 which is approximately 4% higher than the Illinois average of 37. In Mechanicsburg, 55% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 99% speak English and 0% speak Spanish. 87% of Mechanicsburg residents were born in Illinois, 13% were born out of state, 0% were born outside of the United States and 1% were foreign born.

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  • The population density in Mechanicsburg is 162% 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 African American.
  • In Mechanicsburg 0.32% of the population is Asian.

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Mechanicsburg population breakdown by race

African American1.12%14.30%12.63%
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.

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