Mont Vernon is a very small town located in the state of New Hampshire. With a population of 2,456 people and just one neighborhood, Mont Vernon is the 122nd largest community in New Hampshire.
Real Estate Prices
Mont Vernon home prices are not only among the most expensive in New Hampshire, but Mont Vernon real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some towns, Mont Vernon isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Mont Vernon are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Mont Vernon is a town of professionals, managers and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Mont Vernon who work in management occupations (11.67%), healthcare (8.95%) and computer science and math (8.66%).
Also of interest is that Mont Vernon has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Of important note, Mont Vernon is also a town of artists. Mont Vernon has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape Mont Vernon’s character.
A relatively large number of people in Mont Vernon telecommute to their jobs. Overall, about 8.31% of the workforce works from home. While this may seem like a small number, as a fraction of the total workforce it ranks among the highest in the country. These workers are often telecommuters who work in knowledge-based, white-collar professions. For example, Silicon Valley has large numbers of people who telecommute. Other at-home workers may be self-employed people who operate small businesses out of their homes.
Setting & Lifestyle
In addition, Mont Vernon is home to many people who could be described as "urban sophisticates". Urban sophisticates are people who are both educated and wealthy, and thus tend to be older, richer, and more established than young professionals. "Urban sophisticates" is not just about being educated and well-off financially: it is a point of view and state of mind, one that you might call 'urbaneness'. But such people can and do regularly live in small towns, suburbs and rural areas, as well as in big cities. They read, support the arts and high-end shops, and love travel.
Because of many things, Mont Vernon is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Mont Vernon a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families, as well as find family-oriented services and community. The town’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic values. With regard to real estate, Mont Vernon has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Mont Vernon’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the country, making it one of the safest places to raise a family.
In Mont Vernon, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 33.65 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.
Being a small town, Mont Vernon does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.