Mount Vernon demographics profile

StatisticMount VernonAlabamaNational
Population density (sq mi)2429291
Median age43.538.637.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:10.9:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)50%57%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1838%40%43%
Speak English99%95%79%
Speak Spanish0%3%13%
Mount Vernon, AL has a population of 1,329 and is the 13,422nd largest city in the United States. The population density is 242 per sq mi which is 164% higher than the Alabama average and 168% higher than the national average. The median age in Mount Vernon is 44 which is approximately 13% higher than the Alabama average of 39. In Mount Vernon, 50% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 99% speak English and 0% speak Spanish. 81% of Mount Vernon residents were born in Alabama, 18% were born out of state, 0% were born outside of the United States and 1% were foreign born.
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  • The population density in Mount Vernon is 164% higher than Alabama.
  • The median age in Mount Vernon is 13% higher than Alabama.
  • In Mount Vernon 23.85% of the population is White.
  • In Mount Vernon 69.53% of the population is Black or African American.
  • In Mount Vernon 0.00% of the population is Asian.

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Mount Vernon population breakdown by race

RaceMount VernonAlabamaNational
Black or African American69.53%26.48%12.63%
American Indian5.12%0.49%0.82%
Native Hawaiian0.00%0.04%0.18%
Mixed race1.50%1.76%3.06%
Other race0.00%1.28%4.75%
In Mount Vernon, 0.5% of people are of Hispanic or Latino origin.
Please note: Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in any/all of the applicable race categories above.

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Source: The Mount Vernon, AL demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).
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