Mendocino, California

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Population in 2010: 894.
Population change since 2000: +8.5%
Males: 498  (55.8%)
Females: 396  (44.2%)
Median resident age:

55.7 years
California median age:

37.0 years

Zip codes: 95460.

Estimated median household income in 2019: $64,157 (it was $44,107 in 2000)
Mendocino:

$64,157
CA:

$80,440

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $39,332 (it was $29,348 in 2000)

Mendocino CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $541,861 (it was $333,800 in 2000)
Mendocino:

$541,861
CA:

$568,500

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $726,484; detached houses: $721,514

Median gross rent in 2019: $1,123.

March 2019 cost of living index in Mendocino: 104.2 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 0.0%
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According to our research of California and other state lists, there was 1 registered sex offender living in Mendocino, California as of December 08, 2021.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Mendocino is 758 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is near the state average.


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Ancestries: European (32.9%), American (24.0%), Irish (19.8%).

Current Local Time: PST time zone

Elevation: 120 feet

Land area: 2.27 square miles.

Population density: 395 people per square mile   (very low).

Mendocino, California map

176 residents are foreign born (4.6% Europe).

This place:

20.7%
California:

26.8%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $5,348 (1.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $6,554 (0.6%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Santa Rosa, CA (83.6 miles , pop. 147,595).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: West Contra Costa, CA (123.0 miles , pop. 236,008).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (469.7 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities:

Little River, CA (1.6 miles),
Caspar, CA (2.0 miles ),
Albion, CA (2.5 miles),
Fort Bragg, CA (3.0 miles ),
Comptche, CA (3.4 miles),
Cleone, CA (3.5 miles ),
Soda Springs, CA (4.6 miles),
Brooktrails, CA (4.9 miles )

Latitude: 39.31 N, Longitude: 123.80 W

Area code: 707

Distribution of median household income in Mendocino, CA in 2019
Distribution of house value in Mendocino, CA in 2019
Mendocino satellite photo by USGS

Mendocino tourist attractions:

Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

6.8%
California:

7.9%
Most common industries in Mendocino, CA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Accommodation & food services (30.8%)
  • Construction (7.2%)
  • Educational services (7.2%)
  • Religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, similar organizations (6.1%)
  • Publishing, motion picture & sound recording industries (4.8%)
  • Health care (4.8%)
  • Public administration (4.0%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Accommodation & food services (31.0%)
  • Construction (17.1%)
  • Publishing, motion picture & sound recording industries (6.3%)
  • Real estate & rental & leasing (6.3%)
  • Radio, TV, computer stores (5.1%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (5.1%)
  • Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers (4.4%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Accommodation & food services (30.6%)
  • Religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, similar organizations (10.5%)
  • Educational services (9.1%)
  • Health care (8.2%)
  • Used merchandise, gift, novelty, souvenir, other miscellaneous stores (5.9%)
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation (5.9%)
  • Broadcasting & telecommunications (4.6%)
Most common occupations in Mendocino, CA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (22.8%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (6.9%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (5.6%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.8%)
  • Other protective service workers, including supervisors (3.7%)
  • Counselors, social workers, and other community and social service specialists (3.7%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (3.7%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (23.4%)
  • Other protective service workers, including supervisors (8.9%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (8.9%)
  • Supervisors, construction and extraction workers (8.2%)
  • Other food preparation and serving workers, including supervisors (7.6%)
  • Media and communications workers (6.3%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (6.3%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (22.4%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (11.9%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (8.2%)
  • Counselors, social workers, and other community and social service specialists (6.4%)
  • Art and design workers (5.9%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (5.9%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (5.9%)

Average climate in Mendocino, California

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Mendocino, California average temperatures Mendocino, California average precipitation Mendocino, California humidity Mendocino, California wind speed Mendocino, California snowfall Mendocino, California sunshine Mendocino, California clear and cloudy days
Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO NO2 Ozone PM10 PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 76.6. This is about average.

City:

76.6
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2007 was 0.400. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 24.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.400
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2007 was 7.99. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 24.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.99
U.S.:

5.56
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2007 was 18.5. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 24.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

18.5
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 15.4. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 8.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

15.4
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 10.0. This is about average. Closest monitor was 24.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.0
U.S.:

8.5

Earthquake activity:

Mendocino-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above California state average. It is 5797% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/18/1906 at 13:12:21, a magnitude 7.9 (7.9 UK, Class: Major, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 100.2 miles away from Mendocino center, causing $524,000,000 total damage
On 1/31/1922 at 13:17:28, a magnitude 7.6 (7.6 UK) earthquake occurred 133.9 miles away from the city center
On 4/25/1992 at 18:06:04, a magnitude 7.2 (6.3 MB, 7.1 MS, 7.2 MW, 7.1 MW, Depth: 9.4 mi) earthquake occurred 73.5 miles away from the city center, causing $75,000,000 total damage
On 1/22/1923 at 09:04:18, a magnitude 7.2 (7.2 UK) earthquake occurred 115.0 miles away from the city center
On 11/8/1980 at 10:27:34, a magnitude 7.2 (6.2 MB, 7.2 MS, 7.2 MW, 7.0 ML) earthquake occurred 127.4 miles away from Mendocino center
On 9/1/1994 at 15:15:53, a magnitude 7.1 (6.6 MB, 7.0 MS, 7.1 MW, 6.8 ML, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 128.7 miles away from Mendocino center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Mendocino County (25) is a lot greater than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 14
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 17, Storms: 9, Winter Storms: 8, Landslides: 6, Mudslides: 5, Fires: 4, Drought: 1, Freeze: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Tornado: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Mendocino topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Mendocino:

  • FORT BRAGG DIALYSIS DCI (Dialysis Facility, about 9 miles away; FORT BRAGG, CA)
  • MENDOCINO COAST DISTRICT HOSPITAL Critical Access Hospitals (about 9 miles away; FORT BRAGG, CA)
  • SHERWOOD OAKS HEALTH CENTER (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; FORT BRAGG, CA)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Mendocino:

  • Mendocino College (about 32 miles; Ukiah, CA; Full-time enrollment: 2,263)
  • Santa Rosa Junior College (about 83 miles; Santa Rosa, CA; FT enrollment: 13,047)
  • Sonoma State University (about 91 miles; Rohnert Park, CA; FT enrollment: 7,796)
  • College of the Redwoods (about 99 miles; Eureka, CA; FT enrollment: 4,410)
  • California State University-Chico (about 109 miles; Chico, CA; FT enrollment: 14,838)
  • Napa Valley College (about 109 miles; Napa, CA; FT enrollment: 3,780)
  • Humboldt State University (about 110 miles; Arcata, CA; FT enrollment: 7,353)

Public high schools in Mendocino:

Public elementary/middle school in Mendocino:

  • MENDOCINO K-8 (Students: 232, Location: 44261 LITTLE LAKE RD., Grades: KG-8)
See full list of schools located in Mendocino

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Mendocino: Mendocino Community Library (A), Mendocino Art Center (B), Kelley House Museum (C), Ford House Museum (D), Mendocino Volunteer Fire Department Station 840 (E), Mendocino Volunteer Fire Department Station 841 (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Mendocino include: Mendocino Baptist Church (A), Mendocino Presbyterian Church (B), Saint Anthony Catholic Church (C), Temple of Kwan Ti (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Evergreen Cemetery (1), Hillcrest Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

River: Big River (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Parks in Mendocino include: Friendship Park (1), Mendocino and Headlands Historic District (2), Mendocino Headlands State Park (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Hotels: Blue Heron Inn (390 Kasten), Blackberry Inn (44951 Larkin Road).

Mendocino County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential

Drinking water stations with addresses in Mendocino and their reported violations in the past:

MACCALLUM HOUSE INN (Population served: 200, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In AUG-2006, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (SEP-29-2006)
GLENDEVEN INN (Population served: 26, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
CSP-MENDOCINO WOODLANDS (Population served: 25, Groundwater under infl of surface water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation

Drinking water stations with addresses in Mendocino that have no violations reported:

  • STANFORD INN BY THE SEA (Population served: 125, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • SEA ROCK INN (Population served: 50, Primary Water Source Type: Surface water)
  • BIG RIVER VISTA MUTUAL WATER COMPANY (Population served: 36, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • DICK S PLACE (Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • HILL HOUSE L.L.C. (Address: 45080 MAIN STREET , Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Average household size:
This place:

1.9 people
California:

2.9 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:

47.9%
Whole state:

68.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:

7.8%
Whole state:

7.2%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.9% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.4% of all households
50 people in other noninstitutional facilities in 2010
14 people in college/university student housing in 2010

Banks with branches in Mendocino (2011 data):

  • Savings Bank of Mendocino County: Mendocino Branch at 10500 Lansing Street, branch established on 1977/10/10. Info updated 2011/11/07: Bank assets: $905.4 mil, Deposits: $755.8 mil, headquarters in Ukiah, CA, positive income, 11 total offices

For population 15 years and over in Mendocino:

Marital status in Mendocino, CA
  • Never married: 34.7%
  • Now married: 41.9%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 8.0%
  • Divorced: 15.3%

For population 25 years and over in Mendocino:

  • High school or higher: 94.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 61.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 29.1%
  • Unemployed: 7.1%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 7.8 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.1
California average:

14.9

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2019
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Mendocino
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Mendocino, CA (based on Mendocino County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic15,08111
Other6,01429
Evangelical Protestant4,91254
Mainline Protestant2,73025
Orthodox--
None59,104-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 51
Mendocino County:

5.93 / 10,000 pop.
California:

2.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 6
Here:

0.70 / 10,000 pop.
California:

0.62 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 38
Mendocino County:

4.42 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.49 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 119
Mendocino County:

13.84 / 10,000 pop.
California:

7.42 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

7.1%
California:

7.3%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

20.4%
State:

21.3%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

19.5%
California:

17.9%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Mendocino:

51.1%
California:

49.4%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Mendocino:

44.3%
California:

48.0%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.6
State:

28.1

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

19.1%
State:

20.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Mendocino:

9.3%
California:

11.2%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Mendocino:

6.9
California:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

29.6%
California:

31.5%

General health condition:
Mendocino:

57.1%
California:

56.4%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

72.0%
California:

80.9%

More about Health and Nutrition of Mendocino, CA Residents

5.27% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($59,452 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.27%
California average:

5.03%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Sonoma County, CA  0.80% ($59,313 average AGI)
from Lake County, CA  0.34% ($35,083)
from Alameda County, CA  0.26% ($85,049)


5.03% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($50,633 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.03%
California average:

5.21%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Sonoma County, CA  0.76% ($55,889 average AGI)
to Lake County, CA  0.41% ($37,985)
to Sacramento County, CA  0.22% ($37,817)

Businesses in Mendocino, CA

  • FedEx: 1

Strongest AM radio stations in Mendocino:

  • KPMO (1300 AM; 5 kW; MENDOCINO, CA; Owner: JPR FOUNDATION INC.)
  • KDAC (1230 AM; 1 kW; FORT BRAGG, CA; Owner: MOON BROADCASTING UKIAH, LLC)
  • KLLK (1250 AM; 5 kW; WILLITS, CA; Owner: MOON BROADCASTING UKIAH, LLC)
  • KCBS (740 AM; 50 kW; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • KTRB (860 AM; 50 kW; MODESTO, CA; Owner: PAPPAS RADIO OF CALIFORNIA, A CALIFORNIA LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KNBR (680 AM; 50 kW; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: KNBR LICO, INC.)
  • KGO (810 AM; 50 kW; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: KGO-AM RADIO, INC.)
  • KTCT (1050 AM; 50 kW; SAN MATEO, CA; Owner: SUSQUEHANNA RADIO CORP.)
  • KFAX (1100 AM; 50 kW; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: GOLDEN GATE BROADCASTING CO, INC.)
  • KFBK (1530 AM; 50 kW; SACRAMENTO, CA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KIQI (1010 AM; 35 kW; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: RADIO UNICA OF SAN FRANCISCO LICENSE CORP.)
  • KHTK (1140 AM; 50 kW; SACRAMENTO, CA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KFIA (710 AM; 25 kW; CARMICHAEL, CA; Owner: VISTA BROADCASTING INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Mendocino:

  • K248AD (97.5 FM; MENDOCINO, CA; Owner: THE HENRY RADIO COMPANY)
  • KMKX (93.5 FM; WILLITS, CA; Owner: RADIO MILLENNIUM L L C)
  • KMFB (92.7 FM; MENDOCINO, CA; Owner: FOUR RIVERS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KAKX (89.3 FM; MENDOCINO, CA; Owner: MENDOCINO UNIFIED SCHOOL DISTRICT)
  • KOZT (95.3 FM; FT. BRAGG, CA; Owner: CALIFORNIA RADIO PARTNERS)
  • K209EU (89.7 FM; LAYTONVILLE, CA; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • KSAY (98.5 FM; FT. BRAGG, CA; Owner: AXELL BROADCASTING)
  • KHKL (91.9 FM; LAYTONVILLE, CA; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • KZYX (90.7 FM; PHILO, CA; Owner: MENDOCINO COUNTY PUBLIC BROADCASTING)
  • KSRT (107.1 FM; CLOVERDALE, CA; Owner: POINT BROADCASTING)
  • KUKI-FM (103.3 FM; UKIAH, CA; Owner: MOON BROADCASTING UKIAH, LLC)
  • KZYZ (91.5 FM; WILLITS, CA; Owner: MENDOCINO COUNTY PUBLIC BROADCASTING)
  • K265DB (100.9 FM; FORT BRAGG, CA; Owner: MOON BROADCASTING UKIAH, LLC)
  • K264AH (100.7 FM; WILLITS, CA; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • KWNE (94.5 FM; UKIAH, CA; Owner: BROADCASTING CORP. OF MENDICINO CTY.)
  • K242AD (96.3 FM; BOONVILLE, CA; Owner: MOON BROADCASTING UKIAH, LLC)
  • KQPM (105.9 FM; UKIAH, CA; Owner: BICOASTAL MEDIA LLC)
  • KYOE (102.3 FM; POINT ARENA, CA; Owner: DEL MAR TRUST)
  • K296ES (107.1 FM; LAKEPORT, CA; Owner: MOON BROADCASTING UKIAH, LLC)
  • KNTI (99.5 FM; LAKEPORT, CA; Owner: BICOASTAL MEDIA LLC)

TV broadcast stations around Mendocino:

  • K48BQ (Channel 48; FORT BRAGG, CA; Owner: JOSEPH M. PEREZ)

Mendocino fatal accident list:

Jul 18, 2019 10:45 PM, Sr-1, Little Lake Rd, Lat: 39.309458, Lon: -123.795831, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
Nov 28, 2018 11:45 PM, Sr-175, Lat: 38.971192, Lon: -123.113744, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Feb 10, 2014 01:45 AM, Sr-1, Lat: 39.315314, Lon: -123.798353, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 6Number of bridges
  • 115ft / 35.4mTotal length
  • $3,015,000Total costs
  • 31,327Total average daily traffic
  • 1,284Total average daily truck traffic
  • 43,390Total future (year 2035) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Mendocino)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

17 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers in Mendocino, CA)

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

1
  • Edison Ridge, Near (Lat: 39.272667 Lon: -123.689722), Overall height: 18.3 m, Call Sign: KNKJ914,
    Assigned Frequencies: 152.840 MHz, Grant Date: 04/12/1999, Expiration Date: 04/01/2009, Cancellation Date: 02/15/2006, Registrant: Cook Telecom, Inc., 2960 Kerner Blvd., San Rafael, CA 94901-5583, Phone: (415) 460-4901, Fax: (415) 456-5566, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

30 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Mendocino)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

10 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Mendocino)

2005 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2005 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 17. The highest number of reported fire incidents - 30 took place in 2018, and the least - 6 in 2006. The data has an increasing trend.
    Fire incident types in Mendocino, CA When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Outside Fires (50.0%), and Structure Fires (35.9%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Mendocino, CA
    • 11750.0%Outside Fires
    • 8435.9%Structure Fires
    • 177.3%Other
    • 166.8%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Mendocino, CA
Most common first names in Mendocino, CA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John2073.8 years
Helen1882.5 years
William1578.8 years
Robert1373.8 years
Mary1378.9 years
Charles1276.2 years
George1076.1 years
Margaret1082.1 years
Elizabeth979.9 years
Joseph979.3 years
Most common last names in Mendocino, CA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith1278.7 years
Mendosa782.1 years
Jones662.3 years
Williams678.3 years
Doolittle474.7 years
Gomes486.0 years
Hee466.2 years
Murray484.7 years
Paoli478.0 years
Reese478.5 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Mendocino, CA
  • 74.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 19.5%Electricity
  • 6.1%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Mendocino, CA
  • 65.8%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 20.5%Electricity
  • 8.4%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 5.3%Wood


Mendocino compared to California state average:

  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly above state average.

Mendocino on our top lists:

  • #7 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Romania (population 500+)"
  • #93 on the list of "Top 100 cities with shortest commuting times"
  • #18 (95460) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of taxpayers reporting profit/loss from business in 2012 (pop 1,000+)"
  • #10 on the list of "Top 101 counties with highest percentage of residents voting for 3rd party candidates in the 2012 Presidential Election"
  • #18 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest Ozone (1-hour) air pollution readings in 2012 (ppm)"
  • #31 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents relocating to foreign countries in 2011"
  • #34 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest Particulate Matter (PM2.5) Annual air pollution readings in 2012 (µg/m3)"
  • #38 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of people moving out compared to moving in (pop. 50,000+)"
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