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The City of Mentor had a population of 48,418 as of July 1, 2020.
The primary coordinate point for Mentor is located at latitude 41.6662 and longitude -81.3396 in Lake County. The formal boundaries for the City of Mentor encompass a land area of 26.64 sq. miles and a water area of 1.35 sq. miles. Lake County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 692 feet.
The City of Mentor (GNIS ID: 1086425) has a C2 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place legally coextensive with a county subdivision but treated as independent of any county subdivision. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Mentor: Mentor Station.
|Total Population||48,418 (100%)|
|Population in Households||48,012 (99.2%)|
|Population in Families||39,683 (82.0%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||406 ( 0.8%)|
|Median Household Income||$77,464|
|Average Household Income||$96,065|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||10%|
|Per Capita Income||$39,737|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||21,134 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||16,808 (79.5%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||3,213 (15.2%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||1,113 ( 5.3%)|
|Median Home Value||$188,386|
|Average Home Value||$202,433|
|Housing Affordability Index3||200|
|Average Household Size||2.4|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||0.86%|
|Per Capita Income||1.65%|
|Owner Occupied HU||0.32%|
The table below compares Mentor to the other 1,215 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Ohio 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||# 20||98th|
|Population Density||# 356||71st|
|Median Household Income||# 188||85th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 359||30th|
|Per Capita Income||# 153||87th|
|Diversity Index||# 489||60th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Ohio Census Data Comparison Tool.