The City of Mitchell had a population of 4,165 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Mitchell is located at latitude 38.736 and longitude -86.4742 in Lawrence County. The formal boundaries for the City of Mitchell (see map below) encompass a land area of 3.28 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Lawrence County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 682 feet.
The City of Mitchell (GNIS ID: 2395357) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Mitchell population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.
|Population in Households||4,071|
|Population in Familes||3,249|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||94|
|Average Household Size||2.39|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||2,024 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||1,091 (53.9%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||612 (30.2%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||321 (15.9%)|
|Median Home Value||$78,218|
|Average Home Value||$112,683|
|Median Household Income||$34,227|
|Average Household Income||$46,474|
|Per Capita Income||$19,050|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||0.7%|
|Per Capita Income||1.81%|
The table below compares Mitchell to the other 680 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Indiana 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||# 148||78th|
|Population Density1||# 362||47th|
|Diversity Index2||# 377||44th|
|Median Household Income||# 638||6th|
|Per Capita Income||# 585||14th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Indiana Census Data Comparison Tool.