Mount Vernon, Alabama Population 2022

1,310
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Mount Vernon is a city located in Mobile County Alabama. Mount Vernon has a 2020 population of 1,310. Mount Vernon is currently declining at a rate of -1.65% annually and its population has decreased by -3.25% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,354 in 2010.

The average household income in Mount Vernon is $50,690 with a poverty rate of 26.17%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $742 per month, and the median house value is $92,000. The median age in Mount Vernon is 39.4 years, 35.4 years for males, and 43.5 years for females.

Mount Vernon Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Mount Vernonwas:

  • Black or African American: 78.59%
  • White: 19.22%
  • Two or more races: 1.13%
  • Asian: 0.86%
  • Native American: 0.20%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Mount Vernon, Alabama is 1,310 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 1,354.

Mount Vernon, Alabama Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White28919.22%
Black or African American1,18278.59%
American Indian and Alaska Native30.20%
Asian130.86%
Two or More Races171.13%
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Mount Vernon Population by Race

Mount Vernon Population Pyramid 2022

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Mount Vernon Median Age

38.6


Total

34.5


Male

43.8


Female

Mount Vernon Adults

There are 1,241 adults, (227 of whom are seniors) in Mount Vernon.

Mount Vernon Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

22.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

25.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Mount Vernon Sex Ratio

Female

729

48.47%

Male

775

51.53%

Mount Vernon Population by Age

Mount Vernon Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Mount Vernon Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married79.8%20.2%
Male75%25%
Non Family72.4%27.6%
All70.6%29.4%
Female51.4%48.6%

70.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Mount Vernon Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4563.1670.6
Married1933.6179.8
Male364.1175
Female1113.6651.4
Non Family1161.6372.4

3.51

Average Family Size

3.16

Average Household Size

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Mount Vernon Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade363.16%
9th to 12th Grade14312.53%
High School Graduate51144.79%
Some College22319.54%
Associates Degree696.05%
Bachelors Degree15213.32%
Graduate Degree70.61%
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Mount Vernon Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Mount Vernon Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
2+ Races885
White25020239
Black867736115
Native American33
Asian1313
Hispanic96

The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among 2+ races people with a rate of 62.50%.

Mount Vernon Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,765$40,466$20,200
Less Than 9th Grade$8,313$$
High School Graduate$27,200$28,500$26,111
Some College$$44,167$
Bachelors Degree$40,974$41,132$
Graduate Degree$$$

$31,765

Average Earnings

$40,466

Average Male

$20,200

Average Female

Mount Vernon Earnings by Educational Attainment

Mount Vernon Language by Age

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Mount Vernon Language

98.82% of Mount Vernon residents speak only English, while 1.18% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 0.90% of the population.

Mount Vernon Language

Mount Vernon Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black1,10931528.40%
White2815419.22%
OtherNaN%

26.17%

Overall Poverty Rate

23.64%

Male Poverty Rate

28.65%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Mount Vernon

The race most likely to be in poverty in Mount Vernon is Black, with 28.40% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Mount Vernon is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 7.21%. Among those working part-time, it was 31.62%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 32.87%.

Mount Vernon Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade41.76%
High School22.27%
Some College8.46%
Bachelors or Greater10.06%

Mount Vernon Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed7.36%
Male Unemployed46.15%
Female Employed12.25%
Female Unemployed72.22%

Mount Vernon Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Mount Vernon Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$41,944$56,117
Families$50,417$64,002
Married Families$60,368-
Non Families$22,174$28,403
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Income by Household Type

Mount Vernon Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

35.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

32.2%

Male Marriage Rate

39.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Mount Vernon Married by Age and Sex

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Mount Vernon Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Mount Vernon Marital Status by Race

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Mount Vernon Marital Status

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79

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War20
First Gulf War11
Vietnam42
Korea
World War II

Mount Vernon Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34
35 to 5425
55 to 6422
65 to 749
75+23

Mount Vernon Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White83.14%
Black717.41%
Hispanic666.67%

Mount Vernon Veterans by Race

Mount Vernon Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

30.00%

Veteran Disability Rate

Mount Vernon Veterans by Education

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51.9%

Labor Force Participation

46%

Employment Rate

11.5%

Unemployment Rate

Mount Vernon Employment by Age

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Mount Vernon Employment by Race

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Mount Vernon Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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88.10%

Born in Mount Vernon

99.14%

Native Born

0.86%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

0.86%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.14% of Mount Vernon residents were born in the United States, with 88.10% having been born in Alabama. 0.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Mount Vernon Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20101,5740.00%
20111,552-22-1.40%
20121,530-22-1.42%
20131,508-22-1.44%
20141,486-22-1.46%
20151,464-22-1.48%
20161,442-22-1.50%
20171,420-22-1.53%
20181,398-22-1.55%
20191,376-22-1.57%
20201,354-22-1.60%
20211,332-22-1.62%
20221,310-22-1.65%

Mount Vernon Population by Year