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Demographics

People

Total Population575
Male Share of the Population49.6%
Female Share of the Population50.4%
Senior Citizens9.4%
Employed Population 16+275
Age of the Population32

Families

% of people married62%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher19.6%
Median Earnings25+$31,771
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$27,188

Wealth

Median Family Income$53,750
% Above Poverty Level84.4%
% Below Poverty Level15.6%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time19 minutes
% Working from Home4.7%
% Walking and Biking to Work2.5%
% Using Public Transportation1.1%

Housing

People Living Alone27.9%
Median Gross Rent$624
Median House Value$83,300

Ancestry

German45.6%
Norwegian19.1%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)13.7%
Irish11.5%
Dutch9.7%
Czech4%
Swedish3.8%
English1.9%
Russian1.2%
French Except Basque0.7%
Italian0.3%
Welsh0.2%
Scottish0.2%
Finnish0.2%
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Mount Vernon Almanac

CategoryValue
County Davison County
Standard Zip Codes57363
Phone Area Codes605
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude43.71
Approximate Longitude-98.26

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)

StationMITCHELL 2 N
Distance12.3 miles
Jan Temp4 to 26 F
Apr Temp35 to 59 F
Jul Temp62 to 86 F
Oct Temp36 to 62 F
Annual Precip22.8 inches
StationWHITE LAKE
Distance22.9 miles
Jan Temp7 to 27 F
Apr Temp36 to 60 F
Jul Temp62 to 87 F
Oct Temp37 to 62 F
Annual Precip21.5 inches
StationALEXANDRIA
Distance24.2 miles
Jan Temp6 to 27 F
Apr Temp35 to 61 F
Jul Temp63 to 87 F
Oct Temp38 to 63 F
Annual Precip22.7 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Corsica616$63,750
Ethan423$62,500
Letcher208$71,250
Mitchell15,610$57,537
Plankinton679$52,411
Stickney284$52,917

Mount Vernon Public Schools

Mount Vernon Elementary - 02
500 N Main
ZIP: 57363
(605) 236-5237
Primary
Total Enrollment 96
Mount Vernon High School- 01
500 N Main
ZIP: 57363
(605) 236-5237
High
Total Enrollment 68
Mount Vernon Middle School - 03
500 N Main
ZIP: 57363
(605) 236-5237
Middle
Total Enrollment 43
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