Mount Vernon, IL Real Estate
Mount Vernon, Illinois is located in Jefferson County. Nearby cities and towns include Woodlawn, Bonnie, Opdyke, Dix, Waltonville, Bluford, Nason, Belle Rive, Ina, Kell, Walnut Hill, Ashley, Dahlgren, Keenes, Richview, Radom, Irvington, Ewing, Sesser, Du Bois, Wamac, Wayne City, Centralia, Central City, Belle Prairie City, Sims, Tamaroa, Benton, Hoyleton, Junction City, Macedonia, Salem, Valier, Iuka, Odin, West City, Sandoval, Buckner, North City, Hoffman, and Johnsonville. Mount Vernon is a suburban community with a population of 15,175. The median household income is $33,221. In Mount Vernon, 46% of residents are married, and families with children reside in 28% of the households. Half the population of Mount Vernon commutes 12 minutes or less to work, with 68% of residents holding white collar jobs and 32% residents holding blue collar jobs. The median age of homes in Mount Vernon, IL is 41 years, with 49% of those homes owned, 41% rented, and 10% not occupied. In the previous year, 174 Mount Vernon properties were sold. The median sale price of a home in Mount Vernon in the previous year was $79,049.