Living in Mendota, IL

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Updated: 2020-03-10

Mendota SnackAbility

5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
4
Affordability
9.5
Diversity
8.5
Safety
8
Amenities
8
Education
5
Commute
8.5

Mendota, IL Crime Report

71
Total Crimes
1,005.4
Total Crimes / 100k People
-60.86%
Below National Average

Mendota, IL Cost Of Living

86
Mendota's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average

Mendota, Illinois Info Snack

Mendota is a city in LaSalle County, Illinois, United States, in the state's north-central region. The population was 7,372 at the 2010 census, and was estimated to be 7,204 by July 2015. It is part of the Ottawa-Peru, IL Micropolitan Statistical Area. Mendota is located approximately 70 miles east of Moline and 55 miles south of Rockford. The current mayor is David W. Boelk, an independent elected to a four-year term.
Population
7,035
Unemployment
6.9%
Poverty
14.6%
Median Home
$109,500
Median Income
$54,130
Median Rent
$529

Mendota, IL Photos

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Map Of Mendota, IL

Population over time in Mendota

Year Population % Change
2017 7,035 0.8%
2016 6,980 -2.8%
2015 7,182 -1.9%
2014 7,321 2.2%
2013 7,161 -2.1%
2012 7,314 2.5%
2011 7,138 -0.5%
2010 7,177 -1.3%
2009 7,274 -
Crime/100k Mendota IL USA
Violent Crime 141.6 404.1 368.9
Murder 0.0 6.9 5.0
Robbery 0.0 111.5 86.2
Aggravated Assault 42.5 239.7 246.8
Property Crime 863.8 1932.8 2199.5
Burglary 198.2 306.7 376.0
Larceny 580.6 1472.3 1594.6
Car Theft 85.0 153.8 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Mendota

White
66.2% (4,655)
African American
0.9% (63)
American Indian
0.3% (19)
Asian
1.0% (67)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
1.7% (118)
Hispanic
30.0% (2,113)
Race Mendota IL USA
White 66.2% 61.6% 61.1%
African American 0.9% 14.0% 12.3%
American Indian 0.3% 0.1% 0.7%
Asian 1.0% 5.3% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.7% 1.8% 2.4%
Hispanic 30.0% 17.0% 17.8%

Household Income For Mendota, Illinois

Less than $10,000
8.2% (57,947)
$10,000 to $14,999
4.6% (32,513)
$15,000 to $24,999
9.3% (65,551)
$25,000 to $34,999
9.4% (66,338)
$35,000 to $49,999
16.1% (113,535)
$50,000 to $74,999
18.1% (127,432)
$75,000 to $99,999
13.0% (91,772)
$100,000 to $149,999
15.6% (109,602)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.7% (19,141)
$200,000 or more
2.8% (19,665)
Income Mendota IL USA
Less than $10,000 8.2% 6.5% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 4.6% 4.0% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 9.3% 8.9% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 9.4% 8.6% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 16.1% 12.0% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 18.1% 17.2% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 13.0% 12.7% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 15.6% 15.6% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.7% 6.9% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 2.8% 7.6% 7.0%

Gender in Mendota

Female
50.4% (3,544)
Male
49.6% (3,491)
Gender Mendota IL USA
Female 50.4% 50.9% 50.8%
Male 49.6% 49.1% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Mendota for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
8.0% (562)
9-12th Grade
9.0% (633)
High School / GED
35.0% (2,462)
Some College
25.0% (1,758)
Associate's Degree
9.0% (633)
Bachelor's Degree
9.0% (633)
Master's Degree
4.0% (281)
Professional Degree
1.0% (70)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Mendota IL USA
< 9th Grade 8.0% 5.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 9.0% 6.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 35.0% 26.0% 27.0%
Some College 25.0% 21.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 9.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 9.0% 21.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 4.0% 10.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.0% 1.0%

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