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The Town of Mecca had a population of 336 as of July 1, 2021.
The primary coordinate point for Mecca is located at latitude 39.7273 and longitude -87.3306 in Parke County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Mecca encompass a land area of 0.39 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Parke County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 509 feet.
The Town of Mecca 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.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Mecca: Maidstone, Mecca Mills.
|Total Population||336 (100%)|
|Population in Households||327 (97.3%)|
|Population in Families||273 (81.2%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||9 ( 2.7%)|
|Median Household Income||$49,136|
|Average Household Income||$67,462|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||8%|
|Per Capita Income||$25,642|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||144 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||96 (66.7%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||29 (20.1%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||18 (12.5%)|
|Median Home Value||$96,667|
|Average Home Value||$158,594|
|Housing Affordability Index3||328|
|Average Household Size||2.6|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.33%|
|Per Capita Income||1.8%|
|Owner Occupied HU||0.21%|
The table below compares Mecca to the other 679 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Indiana by rank and percentile using July 1, 2021 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||# 536||21st|
|Population Density||# 474||30th|
|Median Household Income||# 503||26th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 585||86th|
|Per Capita Income||# 417||39th|
|Diversity Index||# 483||29th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Indiana Census Data Comparison Tool.