Mendon, Michigan

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Mendon, Michigan

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Comparative Profile of Mendon, Michigan

Comparing Mendon to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Michigan (State):

Ratings range from 1 (lowest) to 10 (highest).

The People

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Children Under 5 Years Old 8 8
Male Share of the Population 8 9
Racial Diversity 6 6
Well-Paid Single Men 5 3
Female Share of the Population 3 2
Senior Citizens 2 3
Age of the Population 2 3


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Average Household Size 9 10
Portion of People Married 8 9


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
People Above Poverty 8 8
People in Middle Class or Better 7 6
Median Family Income 6 4
College Educated Adults 4 4

Commute & Sprawl

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Working at Home 10 10
Walking and Biking to Work 8 7
Short Commute Times 8 8
Public Transportation Use 3 3


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Seasonal and Vacation Housing 5 5
Affordability of Rents 4 4
Affordability of Property Taxes 3 6
Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals 3 1
People Living Alone 2 1
Housing Recently Built 2 1

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Mendon Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 20 miles S of Kalamazoo, Michigan (center to center)
Nearest Large City 101 miles W of Toledo, Ohio
County St Joseph
Standard Zip Codes 49072
Phone Area Codes 269
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 42.006
Longitude -85.461

Mendon Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Distance 10.2 miles
Jan Temp 13 to 30 F
Apr Temp 34 to 58 F
Jul Temp 59 to 83 F
Oct Temp 38 to 62 F
Annual Precip 37 inches
Distance 24 miles
Jan Temp 14 to 29 F
Apr Temp 36 to 56 F
Jul Temp 60 to 81 F
Oct Temp 40 to 60 F
Annual Precip 35.6 inches
Distance 26.8 miles
Jan Temp 15 to 31 F
Apr Temp 36 to 59 F
Jul Temp 59 to 83 F
Oct Temp 39 to 61 F
Annual Precip 35.1 inches
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Mendon Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 917 100%
Male 453 49.4%
Female 464 50.6%
Under 18 288 31.4%
18+ 629 68.6%
65+ 100 10.9%
Median Age 32.8
Average Family Size 3.23
White 888 96.8%
African-American 6 0.7%
Asian 0 0%
American Indian & Alaskan 4 0.4%
Other 4 0.4%
Mixed Race 10 1.1%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 19 2.1%

Estimated Mendon Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 933
Growth 16
Growth % 1.7%

Mendon Ancestry

(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)

Note: This is national, not racial, ancestry, so, e.g., the Census doesn't have categories for Hispanic and African-American people. CityTownInfo is currently gathering additional ancestry data for this site.
Ancestry Percent
German 29.5%
US/American 15.7%
Irish 9.6%
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 9.2%
Dutch 8.1%
Polish 5.3%
English 4%
Italian 3.1%
Swedish 2.4%
French (except Basque) 2%
French Canadian 1.7%
Scottish 1.5%
Scotch-Irish 1.2%
Danish 1.2%
Norwegian 0.9%
Maltese 0.8%
Czechoslovakian 0.6%
Pennsylvania German 0.6%
Hungarian 0.5%
Greek 0.5%
Czech 0.3%
Lithuanian 0.3%
Russian 0.3%
British 0.3%
Ukrainian 0.3%
Finnish 0.2%
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Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Mendon 917 $41,625
Centreville 1,579 $42,955
Colon 1,227 $35,536
Schoolcraft 1,587 $54,205
Sherwood 324 $41,250
Three Rivers 7,328 $36,272
Vicksburg 2,320 $49,167

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Mendon High Schools (2004)

Serves 436 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 17.4

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