Vernon is a city located in Lamar County Alabama. It is also the county seat of Lamar County. With a 2020 population of 1,818, it is the 200th largest city in Alabama and the 7982nd largest city in the United States . Vernon is currently declining at a rate of -0.87% annually and its population has decreased by -9.10% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,000 in 2010. Vernon reached it's highest population of 1,995 in 2010. Spanning over 6 miles, Vernon has a population density of 308 people per square mile.
The average household income in Vernon is $42,363 with a poverty rate of 26.15%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $381 per month, and the median house value is $101,300. The median age in Vernon is 44.5 years, 44.4 years for males, and 44.5 years for females.