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Mendota Heights is a city in Dakota County, in the Minneapolis-Saint Paul metro area.
The latitude of Mendota Heights is 44.883N. The longitude is -93.138W.It is in the Central Standard time zone. Elevation is 912 feet.
The estimated population, in 2003, was 11,343.
Sections below provide additional information and links about Mendota Heights demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Dakota County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, Twin Cities area jobs, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 55150 ZIP code.
26% of Mendota Heights residents report German ancestry, and 16% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Mendota Heights ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Mendota Heights was $39,407, compared with $21,587 nationally.
55% of Mendota Heights residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Median rent in Mendota Heights, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $788. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $1,590.
Newspapers in Mendota Heights include West St. Paul-Mendota Heights Sun Current
Dakota County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Mendota Heights political report.
The average commute time for Mendota Heights workers is 19 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
A total of 4 fatal motor vehicle accidents occurred in Mendota Heights between 2001 and 2003, according to reports gathered by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.
This is a rate of 3.5 fatal crashes per 10,000 population, which was lower than the national norm.
Hotels in Mendota Heights include Courtyard by Marriott.
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