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

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-09
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Mount Vernon, New York Info Snack

Population
67,623
Unemployment
6.6%
Poverty
13.6%
Median Home
$367,200
Median Income
$59,291
Median Rent
$1,327

Mount Vernon SnackAbility

8
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
9
Affordability
3
Diversity
9
Safety
6
Amenities
10
Education
7
Commute
3

Mount Vernon, NY Crime Report

1,261
Total Crimes
1,872.6
Total Crimes / 100k People
-20.18%
Below National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Mount Vernon
/ 100k People
New York
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 1,261 1,872.6 1,774.5 2,346.0
Violent Crime 382 567.3 363.8 387.8
Murder 7 10.4 4.2 6.5
Robbery 84 124.7 90.6 73.9
Aggravated Assault 270 401.0 240.7 279.7
Property Crime 879 1,305.3 1,410.7 1,958.2
Burglary 132 196.0 165.5 314.2
Larceny 615 913.3 1,143.6 1,398.0
Car Theft 132 196.0 101.7 246.0

Mount Vernon, NY Cost Of Living

142
Mount Vernon's Overall Cost Of Living
1.4x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Mount Vernon New York National Average
Overall 142 119 100
Services 133 112 100
Groceries 148 110 100
Health 111 102 100
Housing 175 144 100
Transportation 133 105 100
Utilities 99 99 100

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Rankings for Mount Vernon in New York

Map Of Mount Vernon, NY

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Population over time in Mount Vernon

Year Population % Change
2020 67,623 -0.6%
2019 68,035 -0.9%
2018 68,671 0.7%
2017 68,217 -0.0%
2016 68,221 0.4%
2015 67,962 0.5%
2014 67,653 0.4%
2013 67,414 0.3%
2012 67,236 0.2%
2011 67,073 -

Race / Ethnicity in Mount Vernon

White
17.2% (11,598)
African American
59.4% (40,164)
American Indian
0.3% (228)
Asian
2.1% (1,417)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
1.8% (1,230)
Two Or More
1.8% (1,221)
Hispanic
17.4% (11,765)
Race Mount Vernon NY USA
White 17.2% 55.2% 60.1%
African American 59.4% 14.0% 12.2%
American Indian 0.3% 0.2% 0.6%
Asian 2.1% 8.5% 5.6%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 1.8% 0.6% 0.3%
Two Or More 1.8% 2.4% 2.8%
Hispanic 17.4% 19.1% 18.2%

Gender in Mount Vernon

Female
56.2% (37,984)
Male
43.8% (29,639)
Gender Mount Vernon NY USA
Female 56.2% 51.5% 50.8%
Male 43.8% 48.5% 49.2%

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

< 9th Grade
5.0% (3,381)
9-12th Grade
9.0% (6,086)
High School / GED
26.0% (17,581)
Some College
20.0% (13,524)
Associate's Degree
8.0% (5,409)
Bachelor's Degree
18.0% (12,172)
Master's Degree
11.0% (7,438)
Professional Degree
2.0% (1,352)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (676)
Education Mount Vernon NY USA
< 9th Grade 5.0% 6.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 9.0% 7.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 26.0% 25.0% 27.0%
Some College 20.0% 15.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 8.0% 9.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 18.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 11.0% 12.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 3.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 2.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Mount Vernon, New York

Less than $10,000
9.4% (632,690)
$10,000 to $14,999
4.8% (322,938)
$15,000 to $24,999
9.2% (622,241)
$25,000 to $34,999
9.5% (639,159)
$35,000 to $49,999
11.5% (777,987)
$50,000 to $74,999
14.8% (1,002,651)
$75,000 to $99,999
12.7% (860,339)
$100,000 to $149,999
15.0% (1,015,091)
$150,000 to $199,999
5.0% (340,354)
$200,000 or more
8.1% (548,845)
Income Mount Vernon NY USA
Less than $10,000 9.4% 6.4% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 4.8% 4.6% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 9.2% 8.1% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 9.5% 7.6% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 11.5% 10.4% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 14.8% 15.1% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 12.7% 12.0% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 15.0% 16.0% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 5.0% 8.4% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 8.1% 11.5% 8.3%

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