Mechanicsburg Information

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General Mechanicsburg Information

State: Pennsylvania

County: Cumberland County

Close cities: Grantham, PA, Mechanicsburg, PA, Camp Hill, PA, Lower Allen, PA, Dillsburg, PA, Shiremanstown, PA, Lemoyne, PA, New Kingstown, PA, Bowmansdale, PA

Mechanicsburg Population (census data)
Total 8,783 (-2.8% since 2000)
Male 4,191 (47.7%)
Female 4,592 (52.3%)

Population Density: 3,395 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 88.4 (US Avg is 100)

Mechanicsburg Elevation: 456 feet above sea level

Incorporated in 1828

Land Area: 2.59 square miles

Median Household Income: $56,714

Zip Codes: 17050, and 17055.

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Mechanicsburg Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (96.5%)
  • Two or more races (1.1%)
  • Hispanic (0.8%)
Ancestry Information:
  • German (38.8%)
  • Irish (15.0%)
  • United States (7.8%)
  • Italian (7.7%)
  • English (6.9%)
  • Polish (4.2%)

Mechanicsburg School Information

High Schools
Cumberland Valley High School (6746 Carlisle Pike, Mechanicsburg, PA, 17050 - Cumberland Valley School District District)
Mechanicsburg Area Senior High School (500 South Broad Street, Mechanicsburg, PA, 17055 - Mechanicsburg Area School District District)
Middle Schools
Eagle View Middle School (6746 Carlisle Pike, Mechanicsburg, PA, 17050 - Cumberland Valley School District District)
Good Hope Middle School (451 Skyport Road, Mechanicsburg, PA, 17050 - Cumberland Valley School District District)
Mechanicsburg Middle School (1750 South Market Street, Mechanicsburg, PA, 17055 - Mechanicsburg Area School District District)
Elementary Schools
Broad Street Elementary School (200 South Broad Street, Mechanicsburg, PA, 17055 - Mechanicsburg Area School District District)
Elmwood Elementary School (100 E Elmwood Avenue, Mechanicsburg, PA, 17055 - Mechanicsburg Area School District District)
Green Ridge Elementary School (1 Green Ridge Road, Mechanicsburg, PA, 17050 - Cumberland Valley School District District)
Hampden Elementary School (441 Skyport Road, Mechanicsburg, PA, 17050 - Cumberland Valley School District District)
Northside Elementary School (411 N Walnut Street, Mechanicsburg, PA, 17055 - Mechanicsburg Area School District District)
Rossmoyne Elementary School (1225 Rossmoyne Road, Mechanicsburg, PA, 17055 - West Shore School District District)
Shepherdstown Elementary School (1849 South York Street, Mechanicsburg, PA, 17055 - Mechanicsburg Area School District District)
Silver Spring Elementary School (6746 Carlisle Pike, Mechanicsburg, PA, 17050 - Cumberland Valley School District District)
Sporting Hill Elementary School (210 South Sporting Hill Road, Mechanicsburg, PA, 17050 - Cumberland Valley School District District)
Upper Allen Elementary School (1790 South Market Street, Mechanicsburg, PA, 17055 - Mechanicsburg Area School District District)
Other/Private Schools
Commonwealth Connections Academy (5010 Trindle Road Suite 200, Mechanicsburg, PA, 17050 - Commonwealth Connections Academy District)

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