Vernon is a city located in Washington County Florida. With a 2020 population of 740, it is the 770th largest city in Florida and the 16762nd largest city in the United States. Vernon is currently growing at a rate of 0.54% annually and its population has increased by 1.09% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 732 in 2020. Spanning over 5 miles, Vernon has a population density of 155 people per square mile.
The average household income in Vernon is $48,049 with a poverty rate of 20.66%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $727 per month, and the median house value is $80,000. The median age in Vernon is 42.5 years, 36 years for males, and 46.3 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Vernonwas:
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The highest rate of high school graduation is among asian people with a rate of 100.00%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 80.00%.
92.55% of Vernon residents speak only English, while 7.45% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 5.55% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Vernon is Hispanic, with 41.38% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Vernon is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.59%. Among those working part-time, it was 30.69%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 25.09%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Vernon
96.53% of Vernon residents were born in the United States, with 61.99% having been born in Florida. 0.47% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.