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    The unemployment rate in Mount Vernon is 6.40 percent(U.S. avg. is 5.20%). Recent job growth is Negative. Mount Vernon jobs have Decreased by 1.22 percent.
    Compared to the rest of the country, Mount Vernon's cost of living is 16.60% Lower than the U.S. average.
    As of 2014, Mount Vernon's population is 15,087 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of -11.19 percent.
    Average Commute time is 15 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes.
    The median home cost in Mount Vernon is $92,600. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 8.77%.
    Mount Vernon public schools spend $13,579 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 16.3 students per teacher in Mount Vernon.

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One of the worst places I've ever lived.

The cost of living is good here and there are some nice neighborhoods. There isn't much to do here unless you like to drink in bars or eat fast food. There is only one... (Read More)



Wish I didn't live here!!

It's a very boring place with no chance of... (Read More)



Poor Schools, Few Jobs, No Growth

The cost of living is reasonable. The high school is in shambles. Visitors call it "the ghetto school". The politicians built a new 15-20 million dollar jail at... (Read More)



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