Mount Vernon, IL
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-08
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Mount Vernon, Illinois Info Snack

Population
14,769
Unemployment
7.0%
Poverty
21.1%
Median Home
$79,000
Median Income
$42,194
Median Rent
$749

Mount Vernon SnackAbility

6
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
5/10
Housing
5
Affordability
8
Diversity
8
Safety
6
Amenities
8
Education
7
Commute
10

Mount Vernon, IL Cost Of Living

79
Mount Vernon's Overall Cost Of Living
0.8x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Mount Vernon Illinois National Average
Overall 79 98 100
Services 92 95 100
Groceries 103 97 100
Health 89 99 100
Housing 47 96 100
Transportation 91 105 100
Utilities 98 94 100

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Rankings for Mount Vernon in Illinois

Map Of Mount Vernon, IL

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Population over time in Mount Vernon

Year Population % Change
2020 14,769 -0.2%
2019 14,804 0.6%
2018 14,723 -1.1%
2017 14,880 -1.7%
2016 15,136 0.4%
2015 15,069 0.1%
2014 15,060 0.1%
2013 15,051 -1.1%
2012 15,222 1.5%
2011 15,003 -

Race / Ethnicity in Mount Vernon

White
74.5% (10,996)
African American
15.0% (2,216)
American Indian
0.1% (9)
Asian
2.0% (290)
Hawaiian
0.0% (7)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
4.3% (640)
Hispanic
4.1% (611)
Race Mount Vernon IL USA
White 74.5% 60.8% 60.1%
African American 15.0% 13.9% 12.2%
American Indian 0.1% 0.1% 0.6%
Asian 2.0% 5.5% 5.6%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.3%
Two Or More 4.3% 2.2% 2.8%
Hispanic 4.1% 17.2% 18.2%

Gender in Mount Vernon

Female
53.1% (7,835)
Male
46.9% (6,934)
Gender Mount Vernon IL USA
Female 53.1% 50.9% 50.8%
Male 46.9% 49.1% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Mount Vernon for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
3.0% (443)
9-12th Grade
7.0% (1,033)
High School / GED
29.0% (4,283)
Some College
26.0% (3,839)
Associate's Degree
14.0% (2,067)
Bachelor's Degree
13.0% (1,919)
Master's Degree
6.0% (886)
Professional Degree
1.0% (147)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (147)
Education Mount Vernon IL USA
< 9th Grade 3.0% 5.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 7.0% 6.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 29.0% 26.0% 27.0%
Some College 26.0% 20.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 14.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 13.0% 22.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 6.0% 10.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Mount Vernon, Illinois

Less than $10,000
7.4% (109,680)
$10,000 to $14,999
7.7% (114,171)
$15,000 to $24,999
13.7% (202,577)
$25,000 to $34,999
12.5% (184,848)
$35,000 to $49,999
16.3% (240,634)
$50,000 to $74,999
18.0% (265,454)
$75,000 to $99,999
9.5% (140,173)
$100,000 to $149,999
9.0% (133,318)
$150,000 to $199,999
1.9% (28,129)
$200,000 or more
3.9% (57,913)
Income Mount Vernon IL USA
Less than $10,000 7.4% 6.1% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 7.7% 3.7% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 13.7% 8.1% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 12.5% 8.1% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 16.3% 11.2% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 18.0% 16.7% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 9.5% 12.9% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 9.0% 16.6% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 1.9% 7.8% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 3.9% 8.8% 8.3%

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