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The Town of Mecca had a population of 339 as of July 1, 2020.
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 (GNIS ID: 2396746) 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||339 (100%)|
|Population in Households||329 (97.1%)|
|Population in Families||276 (81.4%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||10 ( 2.9%)|
|Median Household Income||$52,157|
|Average Household Income||$80,509|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||7%|
|Per Capita Income||$30,909|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||144 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||97 (67.4%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||30 (20.8%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||17 (11.8%)|
|Median Home Value||$83,750|
|Average Home Value||$128,866|
|Housing Affordability Index3||350|
|Average Household Size||2.59|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||0.03%|
|Per Capita Income||0.1%|
|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, 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||# 534||22nd|
|Population Density||# 472||31st|
|Median Household Income||# 384||44th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 645||95th|
|Per Capita Income||# 150||78th|
|Diversity Index||# 444||34th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Indiana Census Data Comparison Tool.