OH

National Population : 333,590,059
Ohio State Population : 11,971,701

About Mount Vernon, OH

Mount Vernon, OH is located in Knox County in the state of Ohio.

The total City Population for Mount Vernon is about 21,864 with about 676 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 29,050.

The Average Home Value is $130,000.00, which is roughly 2% lower than the Average Home Value of $132,417.00 for the state of Ohio, and roughly 31% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $49,602.00, which is roughly 11% lower than the Average Median Income Per Household of $55,766.00 for the state of Ohio, and roughly 14% lower than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Mount Vernon is about 7.3%.

Ohio is ranked #21 out of 52 for Best and Worst States to Work in America, with an overall score of 51.61 out of 100.

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Voting

Knox County voted Republican in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 61.55% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Republican: 71.15%
Democratic: 27.36%
Libertarian: 1.19%
Other: 0.3%


Nearby Locations

Gambier, OH (7.58 mi.)
Howard, OH (9.49 mi.)
Etna, OH (10.60 mi.)
Utica, OH (10.60 mi.)
Martinsburg, OH (10.95 mi.)
Centerburg, OH (11.07 mi.)
Danville, OH (12.94 mi.)
Butler, OH (14.37 mi.)
Walhonding, OH (14.74 mi.)
Croton, OH (14.93 mi.)
Saint Louisvl, OH (15.25 mi.)
St Louisville, OH (15.25 mi.)
Bellville, OH (15.83 mi.)
Brinkhaven, OH (16.71 mi.)
Glenmont, OH (17.50 mi.)
Johnstown, OH (17.77 mi.)
Marengo, OH (18.19 mi.)
Hanover, OH (18.53 mi.)
Newark, OH (18.53 mi.)
Fulton, OH (19.03 mi.)
Mount Gilead, OH (19.89 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 43050
Latitude : 40.378550
Longitude : -82.504010
TimeZone : Eastern (GMT -05:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : Midwest
Average Elevation : 1022 ft.
Area Code(s) : 740

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.34
Male Population Estimate : 47.75%
Female Population Estimate : 52.25%
Median Age : 40.5
Male Median Age : 39.4
Female Median Age : 41.7

White Population Estimate : 97.51%
Black Population Estimate : 1.51%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 1.45%
Asian Population Estimate : 0.97%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.07%
Indian Population Estimate : 0.70%
Other Population Estimate : 0.60%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Mount Vernon specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Knox County: About 3 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Average # of Violent Crimes for Knox County: About 113 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Knox County is about 17% lower than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 61% lower than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.