Mechanicsville, IA 52306 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 52306: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Mechanicsville, IA 52306

Acceptable Alternative
Mechanicsvlle, IA 52306

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 25
  • Single Family Addresses: 454
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
  • County: Cedar County
  • Centroid: Latitude 41.902, Longitude -91.255
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 52306 has segments in 2 Counties (Cedar, Jones).

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Mechanicsville, IA 52306 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 1,654
Population in Households 1,610
Population in Familes 1,332
Population in Group Qrtrs 44
Population Density1 24
Diversity Index2 8


Total Households 677
Average Household Size 2.38
Family Households 471
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 761 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 549 (72.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 128 (16.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 84 (11.0%)
Median Home Value $135,972
Average Home Value $168,807


Median Household Income $62,482
Average Household Income $75,380
Per Capita Income $31,136
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.62% -0.46%
Households -0.4% -0.3%
Families -0.5% -0.34%
Median Household Income   2.22%
Per Capita Income   1.81%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.

Mechanicsville, IA 52306 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 52306 to the other 963 ZIP Codes in Iowa 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 337 65th
Population Density1 # 456 53rd
Diversity Index2 # 538 44th
Median Household Income # 142 85th
Per Capita Income # 216 78th

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