The City of Mount Vernon had a population of 17,069 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Mount Vernon is located at latitude 40.3852 and longitude -82.4749 in Knox County. The formal boundaries for the City of Mount Vernon (see map below) encompass a land area of 9.41 sq. miles and a water area of 0.19 sq. miles. Knox County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 1,004 feet.
The City of Mount Vernon (GNIS ID: 1086410) has a C2 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place legally coextensive with a county subdivision but treated as independent of any county subdivision. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Mount Vernon population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.
|Population in Households||15,744|
|Population in Familes||11,840|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||1,325|
|Average Household Size||2.21|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||8,006 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||3,804 (47.5%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||3,333 (41.6%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||869 (10.9%)|
|Median Home Value||$118,492|
|Average Home Value||$145,660|
|Median Household Income||$37,166|
|Average Household Income||$50,501|
|Per Capita Income||$21,667|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||2.05%|
|Per Capita Income||1.85%|
The table below compares Mount Vernon to the other 1,215 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Ohio by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 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.
|Total Population||# 111||91st|
|Population Density1||# 332||73rd|
|Diversity Index2||# 460||63rd|
|Median Household Income||# 1030||15th|
|Per Capita Income||# 796||35th|
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