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Mentor

Lake County,

Ohio

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The Ohio state capital is Columbus.


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Zip Codes

44060, 44061

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Statistics & Facts

The population of Mentor is approximately 51,485 (2005), 47159 (2010).
The approximate number of families is 19,301 (2000), 19166 (2010).

The amount of land area in Mentor is 69.343 sq. kilometers.
The amount of land area in Mentor is 26.8 sq. miles.
The amount of surface water is 3.384 sq kilometers.
The distance from Mentor to Washington DC is 305 miles. The distance to the Ohio state capital is 148 miles. (as the crow flies)
Mentor is positioned 41.69 degrees north of the equator and 81.33 degrees west of the prime meridian.

Mentor elevation is 690 feet above sea level.
Mentor per capita income is $24,592 (2000).
Mentor median income is $57,230 (2000).

The Mentor median home price is $147,400 (2000).

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Location

Mentor location: near Lake Erie in northeastern Ohio, 30 minutes northeast of Cleveland. Other nearby communities include Mentor on the Lake, Kirtland Hills, Grand River, Willoughby, Waite Hill, Kirtland, Fairport Harbor and Painesville.

Here is a map page for Mentor.

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History & History Related Items

Mentor history:

The name of Mentor came from Greek literature. Mentor was the tutor of Telemachus, who was the son of Odysseus. One of the first settlers was Charles Parker, a surveyor with the Connecticut Land Company, who came in 1797. In the east, rumors had it that the streets were almost paved in gold out in the "west." Pioneers came with all their earthly possessions to make a new life. People settled into their new homes and quickly built up their town, including churches, schools and libraries.

Here is a history page for Mentor.
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Attractions

Mentor attractions:

James A. Garfield National Historic Site
2 miles east on US 20
8095 Mentor Ave.
Mentor, OH 44060-5753
Phone: 440-255-8722
Come to the visitor center which houses permanent exhibits about Garfield's life. Tour the home, grounds, and carriage house - Lawnfield - the restored home of James A. Garfield, the 20th President of the United States.

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