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Mendon, Missouri - Basic Facts

The City of Mendon is an incorporated place (Class Code P1) located in Chariton County at latitude 39.5906 and longitude -93.1339. Chariton County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 705 feet.

The formal official name is the City of Mendon, but most people and references simply refer to it as Mendon, Missouri.

The P1 Census Class Code for Mendon indicates a populated place that is also an incorporated place with the same name and the same census code. The Incorporated Place has a Functional Status Code "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

The formal boundaries for the City of Mendon (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.18 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Mendon: Salt Creek.

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Mendon, MO Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2014)


Total Population 175
Population in Households 175
Population in Familes 147
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 975
Diversity Index2 6


Total Households 83
Average Household Size 2.11
Family Households 58
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 103 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 72 (69.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 11 (10.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 20 (19.4%)
Median Home Value $105,000
Average Home Value $125,704


Median Household Income $41,107
Average Household Income $49,122
Per Capita Income $20,740
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 0.55% 0.23%
Households 0.58% 0.24%
Families 4.55% 0.34%
Median Household Income   2.67%
Per Capita Income   1.48%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.


Mendon, MO - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Mendon to the other 1,032 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Missouri by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 777 25th
Population Density1 # 392 62nd
Diversity Index2 # 901 13th
Median Household Income # 476 54th
Per Capita Income # 473 54th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Missouri Census Data Comparison Tool.