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
The town is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, Mount Vernon has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Mount Vernon a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
One downside of living in Mount Vernon, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 30.23 minutes every day commuting to work.
As is often the case in a small town, Mount Vernon doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.