The City of Mount Vernon had a population of 17,117 as of July 1, 2018.
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.
|Population in Households||15,840|
|Population in Familes||11,958|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||1,277|
|Median Household Income||$41,120|
|Average Household Income||$55,615|
|Per Capita Income||$23,822|
|Total Housing Units||8,035 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||3,748 (46.6%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||3,434 (42.7%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||852 (10.6%)|
|Median Home Value||$125,676|
|Average Home Value||$153,213|
|Average Household Size||2.21|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||2.87%|
|Per Capita Income||3.27%|
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, 2018 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 Density||# 330||73rd|
|Diversity Index||# 493||60th|
|Median Household Income||# 1018||16th|
|Per Capita Income||# 760||38th|
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