Mount Vernon demographics profile

StatisticMount VernonWashingtonNational
Population density (sq mi)2,7129791
Median age34.037.637.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)56%56%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1848%44%43%
Speak English66%81%79%
Speak Spanish28%8%13%
Mount Vernon, WA has a population of 33,388 and is the 1,273rd largest city in the United States. The population density is 2,712 per sq mi which is 2705% higher than the Washington average and 2893% higher than the national average. The median age in Mount Vernon is 34 which is approximately 10% lower than the Washington average of 38. In Mount Vernon, 56% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 66% speak English and 28% speak Spanish. 48% of Mount Vernon residents were born in Washington, 30% were born out of state, 2% were born outside of the United States and 19% were foreign born.
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  • The population density in Mount Vernon is 2705% higher than Washington.
  • The median age in Mount Vernon is 10% lower than Washington.
  • In Mount Vernon 73.63% of the population is White.
  • In Mount Vernon 1.34% of the population is Black or African American.
  • In Mount Vernon 3.62% of the population is Asian.

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Mount Vernon population breakdown by race

RaceMount VernonWashingtonNational
Black or African American1.34%3.63%12.63%
American Indian1.35%1.33%0.82%
Native Hawaiian0.17%0.63%0.18%
Mixed race3.29%5.34%3.06%
Other race16.60%3.92%4.75%
In Mount Vernon, 34.8% 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, WA demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).
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