Mendota Heights, Minnesota Population 2020

11,492

Mendota Heights is a city located in Minnesota. With a 2020 population of 11,492, it is the 93rd largest city in Minnesota and the 2808th largest city in the United States. Mendota Heights is currently growing at a rate of 0.67% annually and its population has increased by 3.80% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 11,071 in 2010. Spanning over 10 miles, Mendota Heights has a population density of 1,265 people per square mile.

The average household income in Mendota Heights is $159,509 with a poverty rate of 4.53%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,096 per month, and the median house value is $373,900. The median age in Mendota Heights is 50.5 years, 48.6 years for males, and 52.1 years for females. For every 100 females there are 96.1 males.

Mendota Heights Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Mendota Heights was:

  • White: 93.52%
  • Two or more races: 2.55%
  • Asian: 2.36%
  • Black or African American: 1.08%
  • Other race: 0.36%
  • Native American: 0.12%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Mendota Heights, Minnesota is 11,492, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 11,340.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 11,071.

Mendota Heights, Minnesota Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White10,55393.52%
Two or More Races2882.55%
Asian2662.36%
Black or African American1221.08%
Some Other Race410.36%
American Indian and Alaska Native140.12%

Mendota Heights Population Pyramid 2020

Mendota Heights Median Age

50.5


Total

48.6


Male

52.1


Female

Mendota Heights Adults

There are 9,067 adults, (2,682 of whom are seniors) in Mendota Heights.

Mendota Heights Age Dependency

76.7

Age Dependency Ratio

42

Old Age Dependency Ratio

34.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Mendota Heights Sex Ratio

Female

5,754

50.99%

Male

5,530

49.01%

Mendota Heights Households and Families

Mendota Heights Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Mendota Heights Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married98.1%1.9%
Male95%5%
All90%10%
Female81.7%18.3%
Non Family73.2%26.8%

90.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4,6462.4190
Married2,9632.9298.1
Non Family1,3531.1573.2
Female2293.1281.7
Male1012.7895

2.91

Average Family Size

2.41

Average Household Size

2.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Mendota Heights Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade490.58%
9th to 12th Grade820.97%
High School Graduate1,02112.11%
Some College1,13213.43%
Associates Degree6828.09%
Bachelors Degree3,11536.94%
Graduate Degree2,35127.88%

Mendota Heights Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White7,8747,7495,225
Asian209209113
Hispanic18918897
Multiple Races948831
Black9292
Other Race343423
Native American1414

The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among other race people with a rate of 67.65%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$66,875$85,333$47,826
Less Than High School$55,347$$13,750
High School Grad$45,577$40,781$50,461
Some College$44,323$64,239$35,051
Bachelors Degree$61,413$90,820$40,242
Graduate Degree$92,333$122,143$76,667

$66,875

Average Earnings

$85,333

Average Male

$47,826

Average Female

Mendota Heights Language

Mendota Heights Language by Age

Mendota Heights Language

94.02% of Mendota Heights residents speak only English, while 5.98% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.41% of the population.

Mendota Heights Poverty

Mendota Heights Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White10,3234234.10%
Asian2663814.29%
Multiple2883311.46%
Black1221613.11%
Hispanic34210.29%

4.53%

Overall Poverty Rate

3.45%

Male Poverty Rate

5.57%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Mendota Heights

The race most likely to be in poverty in Mendota Heights is Asian, with 14.29% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Mendota Heights is Hispanic, with 0.29% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.96%. Among those working part-time, it was 5.31%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 8.53%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School25.19%
High School7.60%
Some College5.75%
Bachelors or Greater2.65%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed30.61%
Female Unemployed22.55%
Female Employed2.69%
Male Employed1.15%

Mendota Heights Income

Mendota Heights Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$119,615$159,509
Families$154,087$198,466
Married Families$160,224-
Non Families$48,490$61,972

Mendota Heights Marital Status

Mendota Heights Marital Status

Marriage Rates

62.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

65.2%

Male Marriage Rate

59.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Mendota Heights Married by Age and Sex

Mendota Heights Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Mendota Heights Marital Status by Race

Mendota Heights Veterans

543

Number of Veterans

534

Male Veterans

9

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam189
Korea81
World War II62
First Gulf War40
Second Gulf War6

$Mendota Heights Veterans by Education

6.81%

Veteran Poverty Rate

27.44%

Veteran Disability Rate

Mendota Heights Employment Status

64.5%

Labor Force Participation

62.4%

Employment Rate

3.3%

Unemployment Rate

Mendota Heights Place of Birth

Origin of Non-Citizens

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

74.69%

Born in Minnesota

95.36%

Native Born

4.64%

Foreign Born

0.88%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

95.36% of Mendota Heights residents were born in the United States, with 74.69% having been born in Minnesota. 0.88% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202011,492760.67%
201911,416760.67%
201811,340-6-0.05%
201711,346760.67%
201611,270470.42%
201511,22320.02%
201411,221420.38%
201311,179250.22%
201211,154370.33%
201111,117380.34%
201011,079-355-0.31%
200011,4342,0031.94%
19909,4312,1432.61%
19807,2881,1231.69%
19706,1651,1372.06%
19605,0280.00%