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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.

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Mount Vernon offers a range of educational opportunities with 3 elementary schools, 4 middle schools and 4 high schools.

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Mount Vernon, IL Local Market & Demographic Data

Married vs. single

Mount Vernon, IL
  • 54% Single
  • 46% Married
  • 51% Single
  • 49% Married

Male VS. Female

Mount Vernon, IL
  • 53% Female
  • 47% Male
  • 51% Female
  • 49% Male

Average Age of Citizens in Mount Vernon, IL

  • 40
  • 38
  • Mount Vernon, IL
  • Illinois

Average Age of Homes in Mount Vernon, IL

  • 41
  • 38
  • Mount Vernon, IL
  • Illinois

Vacant Homes in Mount Vernon, IL

  • 10%
  • 8%
  • Mount Vernon, IL
  • Illinois

Average INCOME of Citizens

  • $50,051
  • $77,034
  • Mount Vernon, IL
  • Illinois

Owned Homes vs. Rented Homes

Mount Vernon, IL
  • 49% Owned
  • 41% Rented
  • 60% Owned
  • 32% Rented