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People

Total Population 4,539
Male Share of the Population 54.1%
Female Share of the Population 45.9%
Senior Citizens 19.4%
Employed Population 16+ 1,580
Age of the Population 39

Families

% of people married 48.3%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 12.8%
Median Earnings25+ $30,435
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $18,295
Median Earnings With High School Degree $32,417

Wealth

Median Family Income $45,200
% Above Poverty Level 83.8%
% Below Poverty Level 16.2%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 15 minutes
% Working from Home %
% Walking and Biking to Work 7.3%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 38.3%
Median Gross Rent $704
Median House Value $78,900

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 21.1%
US/American 0%
English 17%
Irish 13.3%

Mount Vernon Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 29 miles W of Springfield, Missouri (center to center)
Nearest Large City 137 miles NE of Tulsa, Oklahoma
County Lawrence
Standard Zip Codes 65712
Phone Area Codes 417
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 37.103
Longitude -93.818

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 MT VERNON M U SW CTR
Distance 4.4 miles
Jan Temp 18 to 42 F
Apr Temp 42 to 67 F
Jul Temp 65 to 90 F
Oct Temp 43 to 71 F
Annual Precip 45.3 inches
Station MONETT 4 SW
Distance 18.3 miles
Jan Temp 22 to 41 F
Apr Temp 45 to 67 F
Jul Temp 68 to 88 F
Oct Temp 47 to 69 F
Annual Precip 44.9 inches
Station LOCKWOOD
Distance 20.7 miles
Jan Temp 21 to 41 F
Apr Temp 43 to 67 F
Jul Temp 68 to 91 F
Oct Temp 47 to 71 F
Annual Precip 46.3 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Aurora 7,475 $42,298
Freistatt 191 $32,917
La Russell 292 $60,000
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Mount Vernon High Schools

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MT. VERNON HIGH
400 W HWY 174
417-466-7526
Serves 451 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 14.9

MT. VERNON TREATMENT CTR.
500 STATE DR
417-466-0292
A Non-traditional School
Serves 32 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 7.1

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