For population 25 years and over in Mechanicsburg:
For population 15 years and over in Mechanicsburg village:
17 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $1,302 (1.2%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Springfield, OH (16.6 miles , pop. 65,358).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Columbus, OH (30.6 miles , pop. 711,470).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (247.5 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Mutual, OH (2.1 miles) , Catawba, OH (2.5 miles ), Woodstock, OH (2.6 miles ), Choctaw Lake, OH (2.9 miles ), Milford Center, OH (3.1 miles ), North Lewisburg, OH (3.2 miles ), South Vienna, OH (3.2 miles ), Urbana, OH (3.2 miles ).
Latitude: 40.07 N, Longitude: 83.56 W
Area code: 937
Crime rates in Mechanicsburg (2002):
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 4 (4 officers).
Crime rates in Mechanicsburg (2011):
Population change in the 1990s: -60 (-3.3%).
Work and jobs in Mechanicsburg: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Mechanicsburg, Ohio
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Mechanicsburg-area historical tornado activity is above Ohio state average. It is 102% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/3/1974, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 10.9 miles away from the Mechanicsburg village center killed 36 people and injured 1150 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.
On 9/20/2000, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 29.3 miles away from the village center killed one person and injured 100 people and caused $15 million in damages.
Earthquake activity:Mechanicsburg-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Ohio state average. It is 94% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 7/12/1986 at 08:19:37, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 53.5 miles away from the city center
On 2/19/1995 at 12:57:06, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, 3.6 MD, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 66.2 miles away from Mechanicsburg center
On 4/17/1990 at 10:27:34, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 73.3 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Champaign County (6) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 3
Emergencies Declared: 3
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 2, Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Mudslide: 1, Tropical Depression: 1, Wind: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: William B. Saxbe.
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Public high school in Mechanicsburg:
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Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 12.4. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 16.7 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Mechanicsburg and their reported violations in the past:MECHANICSBURG FELLOWSHIP CHURCH PWS (Population served: 300, Groundwater):
Past health violations:INDIAN SPRINGS GOLF CLUB (Population served: 120, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 18.9%
(16.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 50.5% for Black residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents, 0.0% for other race residents, 58.1% for two or more races residents)
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Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
Mechanicsburg compared to Ohio state average:
Banks with branches in Mechanicsburg (2011 data):
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Religion statistics for Mechanicsburg (based on Champaign County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 25.11%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 8
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 4
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 8
Number of full-service restaurants: 18
Adult diabetes rate:
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Low-income preschool obesity rate:
6.21% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($35,891 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
6.52% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($32,797 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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Mechanicsburg fatal accident list:
Sep 5, 1992 01:00 AM, Wsandusky, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Mar 11, 1978 03:00 AM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 2
Total length: 3 meters (10ft)
Total average daily traffic: 8,707
Total average daily truck traffic: 1,096
Total future (year 2033) average daily traffic: 12,085
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Mechanicsburg)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:42 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:1
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:1
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:15 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Mechanicsburg)
FAA Registered Aircraft:6
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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Businesses in Mechanicsburg, OH
Total of 3 patent applications in 2008-2014.