Mechanicsville is located close to the center of Virginia. Mechanicsville is between the Hanover, New Kent county. Mechanicsville has 28.31 square miles of land area and 0.12 square miles of water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Mechanicsville population is 36,991, which has grown 21.43% since 2000. The population growth rate is much higher than the state average rate of 15.63% and is much higher than the national average rate of 11.61%. Mechanicsville median household income is $72,170 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 26.54% since 2000. The income growth rate is lower than the state average rate of 38.81% and is about the same as the national average rate of 27.36%. Mechanicsville median house value is $226,300 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 71.18% since 2000. The house value growth rate is lower than the state average rate of 94.18% and is much higher than the national average rate of 46.91%. As a reference, the national Consumer Price Index (CPI) inflation rate for the same period is 26.63%. On average, the public school district that covers Mechanicsville is much better than the state average in quality. The Mechanicsville area code is 804.