The unemployment rate in Mount Vernon is 3.7% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). Recent job growth is Negative. Mount Vernon jobs have decreased by 0.4%. More Economy
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Mount Vernon's cost of living is 22.9% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living
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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
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In the last Presidential election, Knox county remained overwhelmingly Republican, 71.0% to 27.3%. More Voting Stats
Mount Vernon's population is 16,660 people. Since 2020, it has had a population decline of 1.1%. Learn More...
Average Commute time is 17.2 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...
The median home cost in Mount Vernon is Real Estate: $158,000
. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 0.9%.
Mount Vernon public schools spend $9,263 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 15.7 students per teacher in Mount Vernon. More Education