Mount Vernon, Franklin County, Texas

Mount Vernon is a city in Franklin County, Texas. As of the 2014 census, the city population was 2,747. According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 3.69 square miles. An elevation is 493 feet (150.26 m) above sea level. The population density was 743 people per square mile. The median age was 38.1 years (Texas state median age was 34.4 years). For every 100 females there were 101 males.
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Description of the Population
Population (Year: 2014)
2,747 residents
Population Change
+20.2% since 2000 year
Residents Median Age
38.1 years (State: 34.4)
Below the Poverty Line
27.2% (Year: 2015)
Population Males
1,379 residents
Population Females
1,368 residents
Population Urban
95% of residents
Population Rural
5% of residents
Foreign Born Residents
10.0% Latin America
Unemployment (Year: 2015)
4.9% (State: 4.4%)

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    English Language Proficiency by Native Speakers


      Mount Vernon Marital Status Data (Over 15 Years Old)


        Mount Vernon Residents Living Below the Poverty Line (According to 2015)


          Year of Entry for the Foreign-born Mount Vernon Residents


            Countries for the Foreign-Born Residents

              Financial Information
              Median Sale for Vacant Units (Year: 2015)
              Median Home Value (Year: 2015)
              $97,571 (State: $152,000)
              Changes in Home Value
              +$44,571 since 2000 year
              Median Gross Rent (Year: 2015)
              Median Contract Rent Range (Year: 2015)
              $228 – $367
              Median Rent for Vacant Units (Year: 2015)
              Cost of Living Index (Date: February 2016)
              80 (USA: 100)
              Property Taxes with Mortgage (Year: 2015)
              $1,909 (1.80%)
              Property Taxes without Mortgage (Year: 2015)
              $911 (1.20%)
              Median Household Income (Year: 2015)
              $37,426 (State: $55,653)
              Changes in Household Income
              +$8,602 since 2000 year
              Median Per Capita Income (Year: 2015)
              Changes in Per Capita Income
              +$3,095 since 2000 year
              Education Data (by Residents, Schools, Colleges)

              Education attainment (25+ years residents)


                Males 25 Years and Older


                  Females 25 Years and Older


                    Nearest Colleges & Universities

                    • Northeast Texas Community College
                      about 21 miles
                      Mount Pleasant, TX
                      Full-time enrollment: 2,320
                    • Paris Junior College
                      about 37 miles
                      Paris, TX
                      FT enrollment: 3,875
                    • Texas A & M University-Commerce
                      about 40 miles
                      Commerce, TX
                      FT enrollment: 8,890
                    • LeTourneau University
                      about 58 miles
                      Longview, TX
                      FT enrollment: 2,357
                    • Tyler Junior College
                      about 59 miles
                      Tyler, TX
                      FT enrollment: 8,104
                    • Kilgore College
                      about 60 miles
                      Kilgore, TX
                      FT enrollment: 3,127
                    • The University of Texas at Tyler
                      about 60 miles
                      Tyler, TX
                      FT enrollment: 5,774

                    List of Largest Public High Schools

                    • MT VERNON H S
                      Students: 449
                      Location: 501 HWY 37 S
                      Grades: 9-12

                    List of Largest Public Middle Schools

                    • MT VERNON EL
                      Students: 541
                      Location: 501 HWY 37 S
                      Grades: PK-4
                    • MT VERNON INT
                      Students: 332
                      Location: 501 HWY 37 S
                      Grades: 5-6
                    • MT VERNON J H
                      Students: 219
                      Location: 501 HWY 37 S
                      Grades: 7-8
                    Labor Market Description

                    Unemployment Rate


                      Male: Employment in Industries (Services)


                        Female: Employment in Industries (Services)


                          Male: Most Common Occupations


                            Female: Most Common Occupations

                              Mount Vernon Infrastructure
                              Grocery Stores in the City
                              1 stores
                              Grocery Stores per 10,000 Citizens
                              0.90 (State: 1.47)
                              Convenience Stores not at Gas Stations
                              1 stores
                              Convenience Stores per 10,000 (no Gas)
                              0.90 (State: 1.11)
                              Convenience Stores at Gas Stations
                              8 stores
                              Convenience Stores per 10,000 (with Gas)
                              7.20 (State: 3.95)
                              Number of Restaurants in the City
                              5 restaurants
                              Restaurants per 10,000 Citizens
                              4.50 (State: 6.13)
                              Number of Houses in the City

                              Hospitals in Mount Vernon

                              • EAST TEXAS MEDICAL CENTER MOUNT VERNON
                                Voluntary non-profit – Other
                                provides emergency services
                                500 S STATE HWY 37
                              • JORDAN HEALTH SERVICES
                                412 SOUTH HIGHWAY 37
                              • MISSION MANOR NURSING HOME
                                501 YATES ST
                              • TERRY HAVEN NURSING CENTER
                                424 US HWY 67 WEST
                              • TERRY HAVEN NURSING HOME
                                HWY 67 W

                              Airports & Heliports in Mount Vernon

                              • Franklin County Airport
                              • Mac Kay Heliport
                              • Mt Vernon Medical Center Heliport

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                                Means of Transportation for Getting to Work

                                  Other Information

                                  Mount Vernon by Race (According to 2015)


                                    Median Unit Value (According to 2015)


                                      Natural Disasters in Mount Vernon

                                        Common Weather Information
                                        Tornadoes Average Activity
                                        116% (Greater then US)
                                        Earthquakes Average Activity
                                        78% (Smaller then US)
                                        Number of Natural Disasters
                                        9 pc. (State: 13 pc.)
                                        Number of Major Disasters
                                        3 pc.
                                        Number of Emergencies Disasters
                                        6 pc.
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                                        ZIP Codes for Mount Vernon: 75457
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