The City of Mitchell had a population of 4,261 as of July 1, 2018.
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.
|Population in Households||4,167|
|Population in Familes||3,297|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||94|
|Median Household Income||$36,984|
|Average Household Income||$49,188|
|Per Capita Income||$20,172|
|Total Housing Units||1,954 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||1,147 (58.7%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||595 (30.5%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||212 (10.8%)|
|Median Home Value||$81,520|
|Average Home Value||$121,622|
|Average Household Size||2.39|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||4.16%|
|Per Capita Income||3.33%|
The table below compares Mitchell to the other 680 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Indiana by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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||# 147||79th|
|Population Density||# 346||49th|
|Diversity Index||# 406||41st|
|Median Household Income||# 640||6th|
|Per Capita Income||# 610||10th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Indiana Census Data Comparison Tool.