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The City of Mitchell had a population of 4,285 as of July 1, 2020.
The primary coordinate point for Mitchell is located at latitude 38.7328 and longitude -86.4736 in Lawrence County. The formal boundaries for the City of Mitchell 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.
|Total Population||4,285 (100%)|
|Population in Households||4,191 (97.8%)|
|Population in Families||3,325 (77.6%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||94 ( 2.2%)|
|Median Household Income||$42,807|
|Average Household Income||$58,036|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||8%|
|Per Capita Income||$23,577|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||2,032 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||1,146 (56.4%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||611 (30.1%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||275 (13.5%)|
|Median Home Value||$81,092|
|Average Home Value||$111,160|
|Housing Affordability Index3||313|
|Average Household Size||2.39|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||2.11%|
|Per Capita Income||1.89%|
|Owner Occupied HU||-0.28%|
The table below compares Mitchell to the other 679 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Indiana by rank and percentile using July 1, 2020 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||# 146||79th|
|Population Density||# 370||46th|
|Median Household Income||# 567||17th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 490||72nd|
|Per Capita Income||# 473||30th|
|Diversity Index||# 404||42nd|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Indiana Census Data Comparison Tool.