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

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

Population
35,502
Unemployment
5.8%
Poverty
15.0%
Median Home
$308,900
Median Income
$63,194
Median Rent
$1,056

Mount Vernon SnackAbility

6
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
7/10
Housing
8.5
Affordability
5
Diversity
9
Safety
6
Amenities
9
Education
6
Commute
7

Mount Vernon, WA Crime Report

1,179
Total Crimes
3,229.0
Total Crimes / 100k People
37.64%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Mount Vernon
/ 100k People
Washington
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 1,179 3,229.0 3,026.1 2,346.0
Violent Crime 70 191.7 293.7 387.8
Murder 1 2.7 3.9 6.5
Robbery 13 35.6 67.4 73.9
Aggravated Assault 47 128.7 187.6 279.7
Property Crime 1,109 3,037.3 2,732.4 1,958.2
Burglary 142 388.9 522.1 314.2
Larceny 857 2,347.1 1,854.2 1,398.0
Car Theft 110 301.3 356.1 246.0

Mount Vernon, WA Cost Of Living

111
Mount Vernon's Overall Cost Of Living
1.1x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Mount Vernon Washington National Average
Overall 111 119 100
Services 118 112 100
Groceries 121 110 100
Health 116 122 100
Housing 108 136 100
Transportation 119 123 100
Utilities 86 91 100

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Rankings for Mount Vernon in Washington

Map Of Mount Vernon, WA

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Population over time in Mount Vernon

Year Population % Change
2020 35,502 2.9%
2019 34,504 2.1%
2018 33,787 1.2%
2017 33,388 1.3%
2016 32,957 1.9%
2015 32,356 0.9%
2014 32,059 0.8%
2013 31,804 1.1%
2012 31,455 1.3%
2011 31,044 -

Race / Ethnicity in Mount Vernon

White
58.1% (20,613)
African American
0.6% (207)
American Indian
1.5% (520)
Asian
2.6% (938)
Hawaiian
0.1% (22)
Other
0.2% (68)
Two Or More
3.3% (1,171)
Hispanic
33.7% (11,963)
Race Mount Vernon WA USA
White 58.1% 67.5% 60.1%
African American 0.6% 3.7% 12.2%
American Indian 1.5% 1.0% 0.6%
Asian 2.6% 8.7% 5.6%
Hawaiian 0.1% 0.7% 0.2%
Other 0.2% 0.3% 0.3%
Two Or More 3.3% 5.2% 2.8%
Hispanic 33.7% 12.9% 18.2%

Gender in Mount Vernon

Female
50.3% (17,861)
Male
49.7% (17,641)
Gender Mount Vernon WA USA
Female 50.3% 50.0% 50.8%
Male 49.7% 50.0% 49.2%

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

< 9th Grade
9.0% (3,195)
9-12th Grade
6.0% (2,130)
High School / GED
25.0% (8,875)
Some College
25.0% (8,875)
Associate's Degree
11.0% (3,905)
Bachelor's Degree
16.0% (5,680)
Master's Degree
7.0% (2,485)
Professional Degree
1.0% (355)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Mount Vernon WA USA
< 9th Grade 9.0% 3.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 6.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 25.0% 22.0% 27.0%
Some College 25.0% 23.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 11.0% 10.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 16.0% 23.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 7.0% 10.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 2.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Mount Vernon, Washington

Less than $10,000
4.7% (167,723)
$10,000 to $14,999
3.5% (124,042)
$15,000 to $24,999
10.0% (356,168)
$25,000 to $34,999
8.7% (308,566)
$35,000 to $49,999
11.8% (418,049)
$50,000 to $74,999
19.1% (678,175)
$75,000 to $99,999
14.2% (503,171)
$100,000 to $149,999
18.7% (665,294)
$150,000 to $199,999
4.9% (173,883)
$200,000 or more
4.4% (155,123)
Income Mount Vernon WA USA
Less than $10,000 4.7% 4.4% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 3.5% 3.1% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 10.0% 6.5% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 8.7% 6.9% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 11.8% 10.8% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 19.1% 17.1% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 14.2% 13.6% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 18.7% 18.2% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 4.9% 8.9% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 4.4% 10.5% 8.3%

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