menu

Mount Vernon, IN
Real Estate & Demographic Data






Mount Vernon profile


Living in Mount Vernon


Mount Vernon is a somewhat small city located in the state of Indiana. With a population of 6,426 people and four constituent neighborhoods, Mount Vernon is the 107th largest community in Indiana.

Unlike some cities 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 city of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Mount Vernon who work in office and administrative support (13.39%), sales jobs (11.39%), and management occupations (7.74%).

Also of interest is that Mount Vernon has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.

Residents of the city have the good fortune of having one of the shortest daily commutes compared to the rest of the country. On average, they spend only 17.70 minutes getting to work every day.

The education level of Mount Vernon citizens, measured as those with bachelor's degrees or advanced degrees, is similar to the national average for all American cities and towns. 19.49% of adults 25 and older in Mount Vernon have a college degree.

The per capita income in Mount Vernon in 2018 was $31,598, which is wealthy relative to Indiana, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $126,392 for a family of four. However, Mount Vernon contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

The people who call Mount Vernon home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Mount Vernon residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Mount Vernon include German, English, Irish, Scottish, and French.

The most common language spoken in Mount Vernon is English. Other important languages spoken here include Italian and Spanish.


Real Estate in Popular Mount Vernon Neighborhoods

Zip Codes in Mount Vernon, IN