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Living In Mount Vernon, MO

A small town located in Missouri, Mount Vernon has just under 5,000 residents. It's a great place to raise a family, as children under 5 account for a larger portion of the population here (9%) than nationally (6%), while young professionals account for a smaller percentage of the town. Overall, the town's residents, at an average age of just over 43, skew older than most cities in Missouri. Renters tend to be in the minority in the town, and 55% of residents own their homes. Renting remains an affordable option, though, as the town boasts a relatively low average rent of $574/month. Over the course of a year, renters in Mount Vernon will save around $3,300 compared to the state average.

Averaging about 19 minutes, the commute time for Mount Vernon residents is faster than the state average of about 24 minutes. Driving is the typical means of commuting to work, chosen by 37% of residents, while public transit isn't used. Few residents (2%) commute to work on foot, though the number is greater than the national average.

There are two primary industries in Mount Vernon: manufacturing and healthcare. Combined, these industries account for 20% of the labor force in the town. Meanwhile, looking at job function, many of the town's residents work in transportation, as 8% of the town's population reports this as their field of work, the highest number of any career path. With an average annual income of just over $45K, Mount Vernon workers take home less than their peers elsewhere in the state. Mount Vernon's average income also falls below the national average of $73,345. Compared to the national average, Mount Vernon has a relatively high number of residents older than 25 who have earned a high school degree or equivalent (24%). Further, 9% possess a Bachelor's degree and 3% have earned a Master's degree or Doctorate.


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