Mount Vernon is a very small town located in the state of Alabama. With a population of 1,559 people and just one neighborhood, Mount Vernon is the 241st largest community in Alabama.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some towns where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Mount Vernon is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Mount Vernon is a town of sales and office workers, service providers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Mount Vernon who work in office and administrative support (20.82%), healthcare suport services (9.25%) and teaching (8.48%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Residents will find that the town is relatively quiet. This is because it is not over-populated, and it has fewer college students, renters, and young children - all of whom can be noisy at times. So, if you're looking for a relatively peaceful place to live, Mount Vernon is worth considering.
In Mount Vernon, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 30.23 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.
Being a small town, Mount Vernon does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.