Mentor, Ohio Population 2020

47,823
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Mentor is a city located in Ohio. With a 2020 population of 47,823, it is the 21st largest city in Ohio and the 826th largest city in the United States. Mentor is currently growing at a rate of 0.58% annually and its population has increased by 1.41% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 47,159 in 2010. Mentor reached it's highest population of 50,278 in 2000. Spanning over 28 miles, Mentor has a population density of 1,720 people per square mile.

The average household income in Mentor is $85,340 with a poverty rate of 4.74%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $934 per month, and the median house value is $171,600. The median age in Mentor is 47.8 years, 45.7 years for males, and 50.2 years for females. For every 100 females there are 93.2 males.

Mentor Demographics

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

  • White: 96.11%
  • Asian: 1.58%
  • Two or more races: 1.14%
  • Black or African American: 0.77%
  • Other race: 0.33%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.06%
  • Native American: 0.02%
The current population of Mentor, Ohio is 47,823, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 47,273.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 47,159.

Mentor, Ohio Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White45,22996.11%
Asian7421.58%
Two or More Races5361.14%
Black or African American3640.77%
Some Other Race1560.33%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander260.06%
American Indian and Alaska Native90.02%
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Mentor Population Pyramid 2020

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Mentor Median Age

47.8


Total

45.7


Male

50.2


Female

Mentor Adults

There are 38,334 adults, (10,220 of whom are seniors) in Mentor.

Mentor Age Dependency

67.4

Age Dependency Ratio

36.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

31

Child Dependency Ratio

Mentor Sex Ratio

Female

24,355

51.75%

Male

22,707

48.25%

Mentor Households and Families

Mentor Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Mentor Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married93.6%6.4%
All85.3%14.7%
Male79.6%20.4%
Non Family75.1%24.9%
Female73.2%26.8%

85.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All19,5342.3985.3
Married10,8073.0193.6
Non Family6,6191.2175.1
Female1,5402.9173.2
Male5682.8279.6

2.93

Average Family Size

2.39

Average Household Size

5.2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

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Mentor Education

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade5271.51%
9th to 12th Grade1,8895.40%
High School Graduate10,39829.71%
Some College7,43921.25%
Associates Degree3,4789.94%
Bachelors Degree7,21720.62%
Graduate Degree4,05611.59%
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Mentor Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Total High School Bachelors
White33,61931,38710,823
Asian530453317
Hispanic47639680
Black21321222
Multiple Races18315731
Other Race1388515
Native American999

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$46,799$56,321$38,787
Less Than High School$22,409$32,071$17,708
High School Grad$37,699$44,304$26,978
Some College$40,973$51,171$34,167
Bachelors Degree$59,704$71,971$49,537
Graduate Degree$75,313$84,538$60,996

$46,799

Average Earnings

$56,321

Average Male

$38,787

Average Female

Mentor Language

Mentor Language by Age

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Mentor Language

94.07% of Mentor residents speak only English, while 5.93% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 3.87% of the population.

Mentor Poverty

Mentor Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White44,3661,9414.37%
Asian73310414.19%
Black3588423.46%
Multiple5316812.81%
Hispanic702162.28%

4.74%

Overall Poverty Rate

4.28%

Male Poverty Rate

5.17%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Mentor

The race most likely to be in poverty in Mentor is Black, with 23.46% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Mentor is Hispanic, with 2.28% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.27%. Among those working part-time, it was 5.50%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 9.26%.

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Name Poverty
Less Than High School10.41%
Some College5.69%
High School4.59%
Bachelors or Greater2.35%
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Name Poverty
Male Unemployed21.87%
Female Unemployed4.99%
Female Employed3.48%
Male Employed1.31%

Mentor Income

Mentor Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$69,069$85,340
Families$88,745$101,524
Married Families$98,330-
Non Families$40,996$50,765
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Mentor Marital Status

Mentor Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

55.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

58.2%

Male Marriage Rate

53.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Mentor Married by Age and Sex

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Mentor Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Mentor Marital Status by Race

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Mentor Veterans

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2,942

Number of Veterans

2,803

Male Veterans

139

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam1,220
Second Gulf War389
First Gulf War375
Korea335
World War II161
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Age Group Veterans
65 to 741,101
75+807
35 to 54521
55 to 64324
18 to 34189
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Name Veterans % of Total
White2,8687.75%
Asian406.61%
Black3414.85%
Hispanic122.39%

Mentor Veterans by Education

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3.46%

Veteran Poverty Rate

23.15%

Veteran Disability Rate

Mentor Employment Status

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65.1%

Labor Force Participation

62.7%

Employment Rate

3.8%

Unemployment Rate

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Origin of Non-Citizens

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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79.39%

Born in Ohio

95.41%

Native Born

4.59%

Foreign Born

1.42%

Non Citizen

3.17%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

95.41% of Mentor residents were born in the United States, with 79.39% having been born in Ohio. 1.42% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202047,8232750.58%
201947,5482750.58%
201847,273980.21%
201747,1752750.59%
201646,900-85-0.18%
201546,985140.03%
201446,971-28-0.06%
201346,999-19-0.04%
201247,018-100-0.21%
201147,118-31-0.07%
201047,149-3,129-0.64%
200050,2782,9200.60%
199047,3585,2931.19%
198042,0655,1531.32%
197036,91232,55823.83%
19604,3542,5544.52%
19401,8001,3003.25%
19005000.00%