Mechanicsville, Maryland Population 2024

1,783

Mechanicsville is a city located in St. Mary's County Maryland. Mechanicsville has a 2024 population of 1,783. Mechanicsville is currently declining at a rate of annually and its population has increased by 3.42% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,724 in 2020.

The average household income in Mechanicsville is $162,992 with a poverty rate of 2.19%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Mechanicsville is 41.4 years, 41.4 years for males, and 43.1 years for females.

Mechanicsville Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Mechanicsville was:

  • White: 86.99%
  • Black or African American: 10.38%
  • Two or more races: 2.64%
  • Native American:
  • Asian:
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander:
  • Other race:
Land Area (mi²)
5.2 sq mi
Density (mi²)
343.50/sq mi
Growth Since 2020
3.42% (59)
The current population of Mechanicsville, Maryland is 1,783 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 1,724.

Mechanicsville, Maryland Population 2024

Population by Race

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Race
Population
Percentage (of total)
White1,55186.99%
Black or African American18510.38%
Two or more races472.64%
Native American
Asian
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander
Other race
showing: 7 rows

White

Black or African American

Two or more races

Native American

Asian

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander

Other race

Mechanicsville Population by Race

Mechanicsville Population Pyramid 2024

Mechanicsville Median Age

41.4

Total

41.4

Male

43.1

Female

Mechanicsville Adults

There are 1,286 adults, (189 of whom are seniors) in Mechanicsville.

Mechanicsville Age Dependency

62.5

Age Dependency Ratio

17.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

45.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Mechanicsville Sex Ratio

Female90550.76%
Male87849.24%

Mechanicsville Population by Age

Mechanicsville Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Household Type
Count
Average Size
Owner
Renter
All6142.968.131.9
Married4213.2966.333.7
Non Family1321.3771.228.8
Male533.7469.830.2
Female82.251000
showing: 5 rows

3.24

Average Family Size

2.9

Average Household Size

68.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Married

Male

Female

NonFamily

owner

renter

Mechanicsville Households and Families

Male

Female

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Less Than 9th Grade

9th to 12th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Associates Degree

Bachelors Degree

Graduate Degree

Mechanicsville Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Mechanicsville Educational Attainment by Race

High School Graduation Rate

Bachelors Rate

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The highest rate of high school graduation is among 2+ races people with a rate of 100%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among 2+ races people with a rate of 100%.

Mechanicsville Educational Attainment by Race

All

Male

Female

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$79,083

Average Earnings

$82,481

Average Male

$61,250

Average Female

Mechanicsville Earnings by Educational Attainment

Mechanicsville Language by Age

Only English

Spanish

Other Indo-European Languages

Asian and Pacific Island Languages

Other Languages

Mechanicsville Language

100% of Mechanicsville residents speak only English, while speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by of the population.

Mechanicsville Language

Mechanicsville Poverty by Race

rate

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Name
Total
In Poverty
Poverty Rate
White1,551392.51%
showing: 1 rows

2.19%

Overall Poverty Rate

1.14%

Male Poverty Rate

3.2%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Mechanicsville

The race most likely to be in poverty in Mechanicsville is White, with 2.51% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Mechanicsville is White, with 2.51% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was . Among those working part-time, it was , and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 14.03%.

Mechanicsville Poverty

rate

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Rate
Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade7.19%
High School7.07%
Some College
Bachelors or Greater
showing: 4 rows

Mechanicsville Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate
Poverty
Male Employed
Male Unemployed
Female Employed
Female Unemployed
showing: 4 rows

Mechanicsville Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Mechanicsville Income by Household Type

Households

Families

MarriedFamilies

NonFamilies

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mean

median

Income by Household Type

Mechanicsville Marital Status

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Marriage Rates

63.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

65.0%

Male Marriage Rate

61.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Mechanicsville Married by Age and Sex

male

female

Mechanicsville Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35-44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Mechanicsville Marital Status by Race

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Mechanicsville Marital Status

Second Gulf War

First Gulf War

Vietnam

Korea

World War II

75

Number of Veterans

69

Male Veterans

6

Female Veterans

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Mechanicsville Veterans by War

count

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Mechanicsville Veterans by Age

count

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Mechanicsville Veterans by Race

Mechanicsville Veterans by Education

Less Than 9th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Bachelors or Greater

Veteran Poverty Rate

10.67%

Veteran Disability Rate

Mechanicsville Veterans by Education

LaborForceParticipation

80.3%

Labor Force Participation

72.4%

Employment Rate

3.9%

Unemployment Rate

Mechanicsville Employment by Age

LaborForceParticipation

Mechanicsville Employment by Race

LaborForceParticipation

Mechanicsville Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

49.8%

Born in Mechanicsville

100%

Native Born

Foreign Born

Non Citizen

Naturalized

Place of Birth

100% of Mechanicsville residents were born in the United States, with 49.8% having been born in Maryland. of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Mechanicsville Place of Birth

Note: data after 2022 is projected based on recent change

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Year
Population
Growth
Growth Rate
20241,783
20231,783
20221,783-74-3.98%
20211,8571337.71%
20201,724-41-2.32%
20191,765
20181,765-14-0.79%
20171,779643.73%
20161,715-222-11.46%
20151,93722913.41%
20141,70820613.72%
20131,502-61-3.9%
20121,563412.69%
20111,522140.93%
20101,508
showing: 15 rows

Mechanicsville Population by Year