|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Mendota Heights is 11,665. Mendota Heights, Minnesota is the 2,808th largest city in the US.
Mendota Heights is located entirely in Dakota County.
The peak population of Mendota Heights was in 2020, when its population was 11,762. In 2020, Mendota Heights was the 2,781st largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 2,808th largest city in the US. Mendota Heights is currently 0.8% smaller than it was in 2020.
Mendota Heights has grown 1.7% since the 2000. Mendota Heights, Minnesota's growth is below average. 70% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
Mendota Heights has a population density of 1,209.8 people per square mile.
|2670||North St. Paul||12,608||5.9%|
|2805||St. Peter, Minnesota||11,707||18.7%|
|2807||Los Alamitos, California||11,695||1.3%|
|2808||Mendota Heights, Minnesota||11,665||1.7%|
|2809||Woods Cross, Utah||11,659||78.6%|
|2810||Bellmawr, New Jersey||11,656||3.5%|
|2811||Lower Burrell, Pennsylvania||11,647||-7.5%|
|2812||Woodbury, New York||11,645||31.3%|
|2814||Smithfield, North Carolina||11,630||5.3%|
The total voting age population of Mendota Heights, Minnesota, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 8,964. The voting age population is 47.2% male and 52.8% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 26.0% of the residents of Mendota Heights are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Mendota Heights are 93.8% White, 2.7% Two or more races, 1.6% Asian, 1.3% Black, 0.5% Other and 0.1% American Indian. Additionally, 3.2% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Mendota Heights, 5.0% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 6.3%. On a per-household basis, 2.3% of families are below the poverty line in Mendota Heights.
Among those aged 16 and older, 63.2% of Mendota Heights residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 98.5% of Mendota Heights residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 63.7% have a bachelor's degree and 26.7% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Mendota Heights residents aged 5 and older, 5.4% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 2.2% of residents speak Spanish at home, 2.1% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.9% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Mendota Heights is 2.4%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Mendota Heights, 13.3% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Mendota Heights is $121,214.
In Mendota Heights, 89.4% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 10.6% of housing units in Mendota Heights.
Of all the housing units in Mendota Heights, 3.9% of them were build before 1940.
In Mendota Heights, 9.2% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 450 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Mendota Heights is $1,127.
In Mendota Heights, 90.8% of households have an active broadband internet connection.