Mechanicsville demographics profile

Population density (sq mi)1,31219191
Median age41.737.837.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)64%57%55%
Speak English96%84%79%
Speak Spanish2%7%13%
Mechanicsville, VA has a population of 37,201 and is the 1,116th largest city in the United States. The population density is 1,312 per sq mi which is 586% higher than the Virginia average and 1348% higher than the national average. The median age in Mechanicsville is 42 which is approximately 10% higher than the Virginia average of 38. In Mechanicsville, 64% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 96% speak English and 2% speak Spanish. 67% of Mechanicsville residents were born in Virginia, 29% were born out of state, 1% were born outside of the United States and 3% were foreign born.

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  • The population density in Mechanicsville is 586% higher than Virginia.
  • The median age in Mechanicsville is 10% higher than Virginia.
  • In Mechanicsville 86.83% of the population is Caucasian.
  • In Mechanicsville 8.83% of the population is African American.
  • In Mechanicsville 1.41% of the population is Asian.

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Mechanicsville population breakdown by race

African American8.83%19.21%12.63%
American Indian0.09%0.26%0.82%
Native Hawaiian0.04%0.07%0.18%
Mixed race2.51%3.37%3.06%
Other race0.30%2.30%4.75%
In Mechanicsville, 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 Mechanicsville, VA demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).