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The location of Mechanicsville

Welcome to Mechanicsville ...

The city of Mechanicsville is located in Cedar County.

The location of Mechanicsville has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

From the  Census Estimates for 2018, Mechanicsville has a population of 1,133 people<2> (see below for details).

Mechanicsville is 880 feet [268 m] above sea level.<3>.

Time Zone: Mechanicsville lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

Mechanicsville is within the (563) area code.

The ZIP code for Mechanicsville: 52306<4>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Mechanicsville had a population of 1,146 people (which is 6.19% of the total population of Cedar County). This makes Mechanicsville the county's 4th most populous community.

The population of Mechanicsville represents 0.04% of the population of Iowa (which has 3,046,355 people), making it the state's 245th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 1,146 people, the population of Mechanicsville decreased 2.3% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 1,173 people).

Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Mechanicsville had an population of 1,133 people. This is a decrease of 1.13% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 3.41% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Mechanicsville.

Communities Also Named Mechanicsville ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 44 communities that are also named Mechanicsville - they are located in Alabama (2), Connecticut (2), Delaware, Georgia (3), Indiana, Louisiana, Maryland (2), Massachusetts, Missouri, New Jersey (3), Ohio (3), Ontario (3), Pennsylvania (10), South Carolina (3), Tennessee, Vermont (2) and Virginia (5).

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Mechanicsville.

Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Mechanicsville. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Mechanicsville. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Mechanicsville.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Mechanicsville:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Mechanicsville ...

Looking for more information about Mechanicsville? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

Looking for more information about Mechanicsville? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Mechanicsville, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Mechanicsville.

Communities near Mechanicsville ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Marion   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the Northwest (NW) of Mechanicsville

Located in Linn County

Anamosa   [Map]

Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the North (N) of Mechanicsville

Located in Jones County

Mount Vernon   [Map]

Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West (W) of Mechanicsville

Located in Linn County

Tipton   [Map]

Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Mechanicsville

Solon   [Map]

Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Mechanicsville

Located in Johnson County

West Branch   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the South (S) of Mechanicsville

Ely   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the West (W) of Mechanicsville

Located in Linn County

Lisbon   [Map]

Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of Mechanicsville

Located in Linn County

Springville   [Map]

Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Mechanicsville

Located in Linn County

Clarence   [Map]

Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the East (E) of Mechanicsville

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Mechanicsville.

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Footnotes ...

<1>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Mechanicsville.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Mechanicsville - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a city (such as Mechanicsville). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Mechanicsville or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Mechanicsville) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Mechanicsville. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Mechanicsville

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Mechanicsville. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.9058, Longitude: -91.2525     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Mechanicsville have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






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