Mount Vernon, Iowa 

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Population

4,461

+2.0% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

2.8%

Median Income

$70,809

Median Home Price

$225,500

Best Places to Live in Mount Vernon, Iowa

Small city - East-central Iowa, along Cedar River. June, September and August are the most pleasant months in Mount Vernon, while January and December are the least comfortable months.

Pros
-Arts and culture
-Attractive downtown
-Cost of living
Cons
-Entertainment
-Recent job weakness
-Harsh winters

Local Listings in Mount Vernon
 $439,900 
1560 Horn Rd
Bed 3 | Bath 2 | 2452 SqFt
 $239,900 
132 Lincoln Dr NE
Bed 3 | Bath 3 | 1883 SqFt
 $225,000 
707 Park Ave NW
Bed 4 | Bath 3 | 2874 SqFt

What Bert Has To Say About Cedar Rapids Metro Area

Cedar Rapids is a typically Midwestern agricultural and industrial center, the center of which is built on an island at the “rapids” of the Cedar River. Downtown is modern in appearance, with attractive parks and waterfront areas. Arts and culture amenities are better than average for a small city, with a symphony and an art museum that holds the largest collection of works by native son Grant Wood. There are a couple of small colleges in town and some minor league sports.


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QUICK FACTS

Real Estate: For Sale
Country:
United States
State: Iowa
County: Linn County
Metro Area: Cedar Rapids Metro Area
Political Ideology: Leaning conservative
City: Mount Vernon
Zip Codes: 52314
Time zone: Central Standard Time (CST)
Elevation: 594 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Mount Vernon is 2.8% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Positive. Mount Vernon jobs have increased by 1.3%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Mount Vernon's cost of living is 4.7% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Mount Vernon's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
June, September and August are the most pleasant months in Mount Vernon, while January and December are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather | Climate Averages

VOTING
Linn county voted Democratic in the previous five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Mount Vernon's population is 4,461 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 2.0%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 20.4 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Mount Vernon is $225,500. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 7.4%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
Mount Vernon public schools spend $10,647 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 13.1 students per teacher in Mount Vernon. More Education


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Housing Market in Mount Vernon

It's a good time to buy in Mount Vernon. Home Appreciation is up 7.4% in the last 12 months. Browse Mount Vernon Real Estate

The median home price in Mount Vernon is $225,500. Browse Homes in this Range.


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Reviews for Mount Vernon   1 Reviews
CR - 11/4/2014
No culture or restaurants that have real food-not frozen, lower class people with no manners, angry and like to run you over with no thought in... Read More

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NEW LISTINGS IN MOUNT VERNON
$439,900
1560 Horn Rd
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$239,900
132 Lincoln Dr NE
Bed 3 | Bath 3

$225,000
707 Park Ave NW
Bed 4 | Bath 3

$315,000
1415 10th St SW
Bed 3 | Bath 3

$220,000
619 8th St NW
Bed 2 | Bath 2

$179,000
302 2nd Ave NW
Bed 4 | Bath 2

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