Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania

Mechanicsburg: Borough in Cumberland County, Pennsylvania, USA

About

Mechanicsburg is a city located in the county of Beaver in the U.S. state of Pennsylvania. Its population at the 2010 census was 8,981 and a population density of 3,727 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 9,017 inhabitants.

The city was created 218 years ago in 1805.

Mechanicsburg locator map
Location of Mechanicsburg on Pennsylvania map.

Quick Facts about Mechanicsburg

Population : 9,017 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Pennsylvania (United States)
County : Beaver County
Postal code : 17055, 17050
Area : 2.41 km2
Altitude : 1,463 feet / 446 meters
Establishment : January 01, 1806 (218 years ago)
Time Zone : America/New_York
Local time : 03:25:52 (22nd May 2024)
Density : 3,741 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : 0.4% (2010-2020)
Cumberland County Pennsylvania Incorporated and Unincorporated areas Mechanicsburg Highlighted locator map image
Cumberland County Pennsylvania Incorporated and Unincorporated areas Mechanicsburg Highlighted
Cumberland County Pennsylvania Incorporated and Unincorporated areas Mechanicsburg Highlighted locator map image

Geography

Mechanicsburg is located at 40°33'42"N 80°24'10"W (40.5617300, -80.4028400).

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Demographics

The population of Mechanicsburg increased by 0.4% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 8,981 - census
2011 8,964 -0.19% estimation process
2012 8,988 0.27% estimation process
2013 8,973 -0.17% estimation process
2014 8,973 0% estimation process
2015 8,992 0.21% estimation process
2016 8,998 0.07% estimation process
2017 8,990 -0.09% estimation process
2018 8,986 -0.04% estimation process
2019 8,990 0.04% estimation process
2020 9,017 0.3% estimation process

Mechanicsburg zip code is 17050. County name: Cumberland, County fips: 42041

People born in Mechanicsburg (28)

People born in Mechanicsburg, including linguist, author Lionel Bender, basketball player-coach Del Beshore, musician Jon Howard, .

List

  • Rikki Rockett (American musician) he was born in 08/08/1961
  • Carla Thomas (American basketball player) she was born in 31/10/1985
  • Andrew Welker (Footballer) he was born in 31/07/1989
  • Bobby Warshaw (American soccer player) he was born in 21/11/1988
  • Brent Brockman (American soccer player) he was born in 05/03/1988
  • Charles Best (American football and basketball coach (1874-1962)) he was born in 25/07/1874
  • Chris Crane (American football player) he was born in 18/04/1986
  • Christian L. Poorman (Ohio politician and publisher) he was born in 28/10/1825
  • Dustin Bixler (American soccer player) he was born in 21/12/1982
  • Jerry L. Nailor (American politician) he was born in 07/07/1946
  • Joshua Gros (American soccer player) he was born in 25/06/1982
  • Lucas Wolfe (American racing driver) he was born in 22/10/1986
  • Mike Feniger (American soccer player) he was born in 18/05/1975
  • Tamie Sheffield (American professional wrestler, actress and model) she was born in 27/07/1970
  • Jon Ritchie (American football player) he was born in 04/09/1974
  • Zach Frazer (American football player) he was born in 23/02/1988
  • Barry J. Beitzel (Old testament scholar, geographer) he was born in 06/08/1942
  • Greg Rothman (politician) he was born in 10/12/1966

Schools in Mechanicsburg

College & universities near Mechanicsburg, PA

Code Name City ZIP
211079 Community College of Beaver County Monaca (PA) 15061-2588

Stations (5)

Amtrak & bus stations near Mechanicsburg, PA

Code Name Address Type
PGH Union Station 1100 Liberty Avenue RAIL
ALC Alliance 820 East Main Street RAIL
GNB Greensburg Harrison Ave. and Seton Hill Dr. RAIL
LAB Latrobe station 329 McKinley Ave RAIL
COV Connellsville station North Water Street and West Peach Street RAIL

Post offices near Mechanicsburg

Post Office Name City ZIP
Hookstown Post Office Hookstown (PA) 15050

Other places with the same name (4)

Other cities in Beaver County

Cities, towns, neighborhoods & other populated places in Beaver County , PA. (more)

City Name Population Title
Economy 9,022 Borough in Beaver County, Pennsylvania, USA
Aliquippa 8,743 City of Pennsylvania
Beaver Falls 8,255 City in Pennsylvania, United States
Ambridge 6,535 Borough in Beaver County in Western Pennsylvania
New Brighton 5,622 Borough of Pennsylvania
Monaca 5,364 Borough in Pennsylvania, United States
North Sewickley 5,315 Township of Pennsylvania
Beaver 4,222 Borough in and the county seat of Beaver County, Pennsylvania
Baden 3,839 Borough of Pennsylvania
Rochester 3,406 Borough in Beaver County, Pennsylvania
Ohioville 3,262 Borough of Pennsylvania
Pulaski 3,218 Township in Beaver County, Pennsylvania, United States
Midland 2,440 Borough of Pennsylvania
Conway 2,047 Borough of Pennsylvania
Big Beaver 1,827 Borough of Pennsylvania
Industry 1,696 Borough in Beaver County, Pennsylvania, USA

Distance to Other Cities

Mechanicsburg distances to largest Pennsylvania cities