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Welcome to Mendon ...

The city of Mendon is located in Chariton County<1>.

The location of Mendon has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Mendon has a population of 161 people<3> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Mendon.

Mendon is 700 feet [213 m] above sea level.<4>.

Time Zone: Mendon lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

The area code for Mendon: (660)

The ZIP code for Mendon: 64660<5>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Mendon had an population of 161 people. This is a decrease of 5.85% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 22.6% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Mendon had a population of 171 people. This makes Mendon the county's 4th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 171 people, the population of Mendon decreased 17.79% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 208 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Mendon.

Adding Mendon to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Mendon in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Mendon was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Mendon on our Genealogy Page.

Communities Also Named Mendon ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 8 communities that are also named Mendon - they are located in Illinois, Massachusetts, Michigan, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Utah and Vermont.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Mendon.

Communities near Mendon ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Mendon.

  • Brookfield [Linn County]
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    • Brookfield [Linn County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<6> to the north of Mendon
    • Estimated population in 2019: 4,213 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Brookfield have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Brookfield
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Brookfield<7>
  • Marceline [Linn County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Marceline
    • Marceline [Linn County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<6> to the northeast of Mendon
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,085 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Marceline
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Marceline<7>
  • Brunswick [Chariton County]
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    • Brunswick [Chariton County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<6> to the south of Mendon
    • Estimated population in 2019: 814 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Brunswick
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Brunswick<7>
  • Keytesville [Chariton County]
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    • Keytesville [Chariton County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<6> to the southeast of Mendon
    • Estimated population in 2019: 447 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Keytesville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Keytesville<7>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Meadville [Linn County]
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      • Meadville [Linn County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<6> to the northwest of Mendon
      • Estimated population in 2019: 436 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Meadville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Meadville
    • Bucklin [Linn County]
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      • Bucklin [Linn County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the northeast of Mendon
      • Estimated population in 2019: 436 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bucklin have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bucklin
    • Hale [Carroll County]
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      • Hale [Carroll County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<6> to the west of Mendon
      • Estimated population in 2019: 397 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hale have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hale
    • Laclede [Linn County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Laclede
      • Laclede [Linn County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<6> to the north of Mendon
      • Estimated population in 2019: 322 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Laclede have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Laclede
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Laclede<7>
    • Bosworth [Carroll County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bosworth
      • Bosworth [Carroll County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<6> to the southwest of Mendon
      • Estimated population in 2019: 290 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bosworth have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bosworth
    • Wheeling [Livingston County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wheeling
      • Wheeling [Livingston County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the northwest of Mendon
      • Estimated population in 2019: 263 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wheeling have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wheeling

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Mendon. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Mendon.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Mendon. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Mendon.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Mendon. See our Newspapers Page for Mendon.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Mendon ...

Looking for more information about Mendon? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Mendon, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Mendon.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Missouri

About Chariton County

About Missouri

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Mendon. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for State of Missouri: https://www.mo.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Missouri's counties, including Chariton, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Mendon.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Mendon - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a city (such as Mendon). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Mendon or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<6>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Mendon) to Point B.If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Mendon. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from MendonOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Mendon. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.5906, Longitude: -93.1338       In this case, the coordinates for Mendon have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<7>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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