The Mechanic Falls Census Designated Place had a population of 2,260 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Mechanic Falls is located at latitude 44.1117 and longitude -70.3941 in Androscoggin County. The formal boundaries for the Mechanic Falls Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 5.34 sq. miles and a water area of 0.13 sq. miles. Androscoggin County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 276 feet.
The Mechanic Falls Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2377935) has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Mechanic Falls population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Mechanic Falls: Bog Falls.
|Population in Households||2,247|
|Population in Familes||1,766|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||13|
|Average Household Size||2.49|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||978 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||604 (61.8%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||299 (30.6%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||75 ( 7.7%)|
|Median Home Value||$138,782|
|Average Home Value||$175,125|
|Median Household Income||$50,000|
|Average Household Income||$57,715|
|Per Capita Income||$23,131|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||1.27%|
|Per Capita Income||1.51%|
The table below compares Mechanic Falls to the other 130 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Maine by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 63||52nd|
|Population Density1||# 77||42nd|
|Diversity Index2||# 94||28th|
|Median Household Income||# 43||68th|
|Per Capita Income||# 86||35th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Maine Census Data Comparison Tool.