Mount Vernon is a city located in Montgomery County Georgia. It is also the county seat of Montgomery County. With a 2020 population of 2,373, it is the 221st largest city in Georgia and the 7002nd largest city in the United States . Mount Vernon is currently growing at a rate of 0.04% annually but its population has decreased by -3.18% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,451 in 2010. Mount Vernon reached it's highest population of in . Spanning over 4 miles, Mount Vernon has a population density of 591 people per square mile.
The average household income in Mount Vernon is $41,721 with a poverty rate of 29.49%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $636 per month, and the median house value is $84,200. The median age in Mount Vernon is 40.8 years, 29.3 years for males, and 43.9 years for females.