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The Town of Mentone had a population of 366 as of July 1, 2017. Mentone ranks in the lower quartile for Population Density and Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Alabama. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Mentone is located at latitude 34.5632 and longitude -85.5897 in DeKalb County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Mentone (see map below) encompass a land area of 4.67 sq. miles and a water area of 0.01 sq. miles. DeKalb County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 1,736 feet.

The Town of Mentone (GNIS ID: 2406147) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

Alabama is one of 20 states where Census County Divisions (CCDs) are used for statistical tracking of subdivisions within each county. The Town of Mentone is located within Valley Head-Mentone Division of DeKalb County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Mentone population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.

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Mentone, AL Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 366
Daytime Population: Workers 236
Daytime Population: Residents 205
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 441
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.20
Population in Households 362
Population in Familes 292
Population in Group Qrtrs 4
Population Density2 78
Diversity Index3 12


Median Household Income $34,418
Average Household Income $48,863
Per Capita Income $20,830


Total Housing Units 380 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 136 (35.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 33 ( 8.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 212 (55.8%)
Median Home Value $140,833
Average Home Value $170,438


Total Households 168
Average Household Size 2.15
Family Households 111
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.23% 0.33%
Households 0.25% 0.35%
Families 0.51% 0.18%
Median Household Income   0.41%
Per Capita Income   1.58%

Mentone, AL - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Mentone to the other 580 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Alabama by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 433 26th
Population Density # 501 14th
Diversity Index # 534 8th
Median Household Income # 412 29th
Per Capita Income # 302 48th

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