Mentor is a city located in Lake County Ohio. With a 2020 population of 47,508, it is the 21st largest city in Ohio and the 929th largest city in the United States. Mentor is currently growing at a rate of 0.06% annually and its population has increased by 0.12% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 47,450 in 2020. Spanning over 28 miles, Mentor has a population density of 1,709 people per square mile.
The average household income in Mentor is $87,481 with a poverty rate of 4.80%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Mentor is 47.7 years, 45.8 years for males, and 50 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Mentorwas:
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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 asian people with a rate of 58.38%.
93.49% of Mentor residents speak only English, while 6.51% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 4.14% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Mentor is Black, with 22.00% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Mentor is Multiple, with 4.48% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.18%. Among those working part-time, it was 6.49%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 7.87%.
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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.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
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95.15% of Mentor residents were born in the United States, with 78.67% having been born in Ohio. 1.52% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.