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People

Total Population 4,532
Male Share of the Population 45.4%
Female Share of the Population 54.6%
Senior Citizens 11.3%
Employed Population 16+ 2,308
Age of the Population 23

Families

% of people married 40%
Average household size 3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 59.5%
Median Earnings25+ $39,540
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $37,957

Wealth

Median Family Income $86,639
% Above Poverty Level 93.7%
% Below Poverty Level 6.3%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 20 minutes
% Working from Home 12.7%
% Walking and Biking to Work 20.4%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 24.7%
Median Gross Rent $725
Median House Value $182,500

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 16.6%
US/American 0%
English 9.6%
Irish 8.8%

Mount Vernon Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 13 miles SE of Cedar Rapids, Iowa (center to center)
Nearest Large City 194 miles W of Chicago, Illinois
County Linn
Metro Area Cedar Rapids
Standard Zip Codes 52314
Phone Area Codes 319
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 41.921
Longitude -91.416

Mount Vernon Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

Station CEDAR RAPIDS NO 1
Distance 11.5 miles
Jan Temp 12 to 28 F
Apr Temp 39 to 62 F
Jul Temp 64 to 85 F
Oct Temp 43 to 64 F
Annual Precip 36.6 inches
Station CASCADE
Distance 33.2 miles
Jan Temp 7 to 26 F
Apr Temp 36 to 58 F
Jul Temp 62 to 84 F
Oct Temp 39 to 62 F
Annual Precip 33.4 inches
Station VINTON
Distance 34.4 miles
Jan Temp 9 to 26 F
Apr Temp 37 to 61 F
Jul Temp 62 to 84 F
Oct Temp 40 to 63 F
Annual Precip 34.2 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Cedar Rapids 128,009 $72,044
Ely 1,966 $105,938
Lisbon 1,812 $73,580

Mount Vernon Public Libraries

Library
Russell D. Cole Library
600 1ST ST. WEST
Mount Vernon, Iowa
(319) 895-4271

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Mount Vernon High Schools

MOUNT VERNON HIGH SCHOOL
525 PALISADES RD
319-895-8843
Title I eligible, not participating.
Serves 402 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 15.3

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