Mercedes Northup is hitting it off well with contestants this season of Bachelor in Paradise, especially Will Urena, a contestant who publicly professed his love for her in a way that made audiences swoon everywhere. Because of this, Mercedes has a lot on her plate, deciding whether Will is the person she wants to leave paradise with or if she would rather leave with someone else.
Who will Mercedes choose in the end? Will she even make it that far? All these questions and more will be answered soon enough. For now, let’s learn everything to know about the Bachelor in Paradise season 9 star!
Everything to know about Bachelor in Paradise contestant Mercedes Northup
If you thought she was popular on the ABC TV show, just wait until you see Mercedes’ Instagram! Her social media account causes quite the buzz with her 24,700 followers (and counting), as thousands can’t get enough gorgeous pictures with equally gorgeous outfits!
Maybe you feel the same love that we have for Mercedes! If so, you’re in the right place. Read on to learn her age and more:
- Age: 25 (March 23, 1998)
- Hometown: Bloomfield, Iowa
- Occupation: Nonprofit Case Manager
- Instagram: @mercedesnorthup
During Mercedes’ time on The Bachelor season 27, she went home during week 5, missing out on a chance to take it farther with Zach Shallcross (who ultimately picked Kaity Biggar) in the end. While it may have gutted her not to make it far, we’re sure she’s glad she’s still in the running to find the one in the Bachelor franchise. (Fingers crossed she doesn’t go home in week 5 again!)
Believe us when we say Mercedes Northup is the one to keep your eyes on when she comes on your screen every Thursday night on ABC! Don’t believe us? Well, sit back, relax, and watch how she shines on Bachelor in Paradise season 9!