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Welcome to Mendon ...
The location of Mendon has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
While we don't have a date for the founding of Mendon, you might get a feel for it by knowing that during our research the earliest mention that we found (so far) was in a book dated 1895.
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Mendon has a population of 163 people<3> (see below for details).
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 telephone 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 163 people. This is a decrease of 4.68% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 21.63% 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.
Communities Also Named Mendon ...
Using our Gazetteer, we 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.
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.
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.
From our notes, the earliest published mention we've found for Mendon was in the book titled Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
We also found Mendon on a map (with an unknown title) dated 1904.
For more details, see References and Mentions for Mendon.
Off-the-Road Links ...
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This page was last modified/updated: 24 Feb 2024