Real Estate Market Update for Mechanicsburg, PA
Map Information for Mechanicsburg, PA
Area Information for Mechanicsburg, PA
  • Population: 9,185
  • Median Age: 39.38 yr
  • Median Commute Time: 18.13 mins
  • Educational Climate*: 4
  • Recycling Likelihood**: 98
  • Sales Tax: 6%
  • Population Density: 3,838/sq mi
  • Population Change Since 2000: 2%
  • Closest Airport: Harrisburg International
  • Closest College: Messiah College
  • Closest Jr. College: Harrisburg Area Comm Coll
  • Median Household Income: $55,403
  • Annual Residential Turnover: 17.14%
  • Median Years in Residence: 4.41 yr
  • Median Home Sales Price: $151,710
  • Closest Major Sports Team: Harrisburg Senators (aa)
  • Change Avg. Household Income Since 2000: 23%
* Scale from 1-5** Index where 100 is the national average
Demographic Data for Mechanicsburg, PA
Median Age: 39.38 Married: 47% Number of Households: 4,182 Households with Children: 966
Community:
    • Occupancy Types
      • 3599 Vacant
      • 8822 Owned
      • 12512 Rented
    • Transportation to Work
      • 43% Drive
      • 47% Public Transportation
      • 8% Walk / Bike / Other
      • 8% Work at Home
    National Index Comparisons:
    (100 National Average)
      • Population By Sex(%)
        • 50% Male
        • 50% Female
      • White/Blue Collar Jobs
        • 50% White Collar
        • 50% Blue Collar
      School Data for Mechanicsburg, PA

      School Name Distance Type Grades GreatSchools Rating Parent Rating
      Northside Elementary School 0.7 mi Public 1-5 3 5
      St. Joseph School 1.2 mi Catholic PRESCHOOL-8 0 5
      Broad Street Elementary School 1.4 mi Public 1-5 3-5 4
      Kindergarten Center At Filbert St. 1.5 mi Public K-K 0 0
      Elmwood Elementary School 1.5 mi Public 1-5 3 0
      Mechanicsburg Area Senior High School 1.6 mi Public 9-12 4-5 4
      Sporting Hill Elementary School 2.2 mi Public K-5 3-5 4
      Hampden Elementary School 2.3 mi Public K-5 4-5 4
      Good Hope Middle School 2.4 mi Public 6-8 4-5 4
      Cumberland-perry Avts 2.5 mi Public 10-12 0 0
      Emmanuel Baptist Christian Academy 2.7 mi Private K-12 0 4
      Eagle View Middle School 2.7 mi Public 6-8 4 5
      Silver Spring Elementary School 2.7 mi Public K-5 4 4
      Cumberland Valley High School 2.7 mi Public 9-12 5 3
      Kinder Care Learning Center 2.8 mi Private PRESCHOOL-K 0 0
      The Goddard School 3.1 mi Private PRESCHOOL-K 0 0
      Hill Top Academy 3.1 mi Public K-12 0 0
      Faith Tabernacle School 3.2 mi Private 1-12 0 0
      Upper Allen Elementary School 3.3 mi Public 3-5 3 0
      Mechanicsburg Middle School 3.4 mi Public 6-8 4 4
      Shepherdstown Elementary School 3.5 mi Public 1-2 0 5
      Green Ridge Elementary School 3.5 mi Public K-5 4 5
      Rossmoyne Elementary School 3.6 mi Public 3-5 3 0
      Proximity to listed schools and their school district(s) does not guarantee enrollment eligibility. Please contact a local real estate professional or the local school district(s) for the most current information relating to schools in the area. Sources: GreatSchools.org and Onboard Informatics 2014
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