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Mount Vernon, AL Population and Races

 
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As of 2010-2014, the total population of Mount Vernon is 1,435, which is 70.02% more than it was in 2000. The population growth rate is much higher than the state average rate of 8.33% and is much higher than the national average rate of 11.61%. The Mount Vernon population density is 269.04 people per square mile, which is much higher than the state average density of 91.91 people per square mile and is much higher than the national average density of 82.73 people per square mile. The most prevalent race in Mount Vernon is black, which represent 66.55% of the total population. The average Mount Vernon education level is lower than the state average and is lower than the national average.

Topics:Population GrowthPopulation DensityPopulation by RacesPopulation by First AncestryPopulation by GenderPopulation by AgeEducationSchool EnrollmentHousehold and FamilyMarital StatusPlace of Birth and CitizenshipLanguage

Population in 2010-2014: 1,435. #266

Population Growth Since 2000, #28

Mount Vernon, AL
70.02%
Alabama
8.33%
U.S.
11.61%

Population Density, #257

Mount Vernon, AL
269.04 per square mile
Alabama
91.91 per square mile
U.S.
82.73 per square mile

Population by Races

White:422 (29.41%, #517)
Black:955 (66.55%, #60)
Hispanic:11 (0.77%, #312)
Asian:0 (0.00%, #223)
Native (American Indian, Alaska Native, Hawaiian Native, etc.):32 (2.23%, #37)
One Race, Other:11 (0.77%, see rank)
Two or More Races:15 (1.05%, see rank)
 

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical race data.

Population by First Ancestry

1,233 (85.92%) out of the total population of 1,435 reported first ancestry.

 Mount Vernon, AL% of the Total PopulationAlabamaU.S.
Arab00.00%, see rank0.21%0.56%
Czech00.00%, see rank0.09%0.47%
Danish00.00%, see rank0.09%0.42%
Dutch00.00%, see rank0.92%1.40%
English443.07%, see rank8.22%8.02%
French453.14%, see rank1.80%3.34%
German735.09%, see rank7.03%15.03%
Greek00.00%, see rank0.16%0.41%
Hungarian00.00%, see rank0.11%0.46%
Irish785.44%, see rank9.11%10.80%
Italian70.49%, see rank1.71%5.52%
Norwegian00.00%, see rank0.31%1.42%
Polish70.49%, see rank0.61%3.01%
Portuguese00.00%, see rank0.07%0.44%
Russian00.00%, see rank0.17%0.92%
Scotch-Irish120.84%, see rank1.52%0.99%
Scottish70.49%, see rank1.81%1.72%
Subsaharan African161.11%, see rank0.81%0.95%
Swedish90.63%, see rank0.36%1.27%
Swiss00.00%, see rank0.10%0.30%
Ukrainian00.00%, see rank0.05%0.31%
American725.02%, see rank15.41%7.12%
Welsh292.02%, see rank0.38%0.57%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical first ancestry data.

Population by Gender

Male: 666 (46.41%, see rank)
Females: 769 (53.59%, see rank)

Mount Vernon, AL
Male: 46.41%
Female: 53.59%
Alabama
Male: 48.49%
Female: 51.51%
U.S.
Male: 49.19%
Female: 50.81%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical gender data.

Population by Age

Median Age (see rank)
Mount Vernon, AL
46.30 years old
Alabama
38.20 years old
U.S.
37.40 years old

Median Age, Male (see rank)
Mount Vernon, AL
35.90 years old
Alabama
36.70 years old
U.S.
36.10 years old

Median Age, Female (see rank)
Mount Vernon, AL
49.30 years old
Alabama
39.60 years old
U.S.
38.80 years old

 Mount Vernon, AL% of the Total PopulationAlabamaU.S.
Under 5 years785.44%, see rank6.22%6.36%
5 to 9 years1349.34%, see rank6.32%6.51%
10 to 14 years362.51%, see rank6.67%6.59%
15 to 19 years563.90%, see rank6.80%6.85%
20 to 24 years795.51%, see rank7.20%7.13%
25 to 34 years16811.71%, see rank12.84%13.47%
35 to 44 years1429.90%, see rank12.68%12.96%
45 to 54 years28319.72%, see rank14.02%14.09%
55 to 64 years21514.98%, see rank12.75%12.29%
65 to 74 years1439.97%, see rank8.33%7.64%
75 to 84 755.23%, see rank4.52%4.25%
85 years and over261.81%, see rank1.66%1.85%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical age data.

Education for the 25 Years and Over

 Mount Vernon, ALAlabamaU.S.
Total 25 Years and Over Population1,052, 100%3,217,902209,056,129
Less Than High School211, 20.06%, see rank16.30%13.67%
High School Graduate519, 49.33%, see rank31.07%27.95%
Some College or Associate Degree258, 24.52%, see rank29.58%29.09%
Bachelor Degree35, 3.33%, see rank14.46%18.27%
Master, Doctorate, or Professional Degree29, 2.76%, see rank8.59%11.01%
USA.com Education Index#12.01, see rank13.1213.54
# Higher USA.com Education Index means more educated population.

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical education level data.

School Enrollment

 Mount Vernon, AL AlabamaU.S.
Total PublicPrivatePublicPrivatePublicPrivate
Nursery School, Preschool, Kindergarten5596.36%3.64%68.95%31.05%71.30%28.70%
Elementary School (Grades 1-8)13997.12%, see rank2.88%, see rank89.56%10.44%89.86%10.14%
High School (Grades 9-12)4493.18%, see rank6.82%, see rank89.36%10.64%90.60%9.40%
College1957.89%, see rank42.11%, see rank85.55%14.45%78.37%21.63%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical school enrollment data.

Household and Family

 Mount Vernon, ALAlabamaU.S.
Total Households496, 100%1,842,174116,211,092
Average Household Size2.64, see rank2.552.63
1 Person Households160, 32.26%, see rank28.54%27.57%
2 or More Person Households336, 67.74%, see rank71.46%72.43%
Family Households (Families)317, 63.91%, see rank67.33%66.22%
Average Family Size3.51, see rank3.213.32
Married-Couple Family194, 39.11%, see rank47.79%48.42%
Nonfamily Households179, 36.09%, see rank32.67%33.78%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical household and family data.

Marital Status of 15 Years and Over

 Mount Vernon, AL%AlabamaU.S.
15 Years and Over Total1,187see rank3,892,591252,974,135
Males, 15 Years and Over503100%, see rank1,863,744123,281,364
Never Married19438.57%, see rank32.38%35.77%
Married22344.33%, see rank53.13%52.04%
Widowed367.16%, see rank3.01%2.57%
Divorced509.94%, see rank11.48%9.62%
Females, 15 Years and Over684100%, see rank2,028,847129,692,771
Never Married17826.02%, see rank26.66%29.48%
Married28441.52%, see rank48.92%49.19%
Widowed16423.98%, see rank10.95%9.16%
Divorced588.48%, see rank13.47%12.16%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical marital status data.

Place of Birth and Citizenship

 Mount Vernon, AL%AlabamaU.S.
Native1,40898.12%, see rank96.54%86.93%
Born in the State of Residence1,19082.93%, see rank70.07%58.73%
Born in Different State21815.19%, see rank25.66%26.78%
Born in Puerto Rico, U.S. Island Areas,
or Born Abroad to American Parent(s)
00.00%, see rank0.81%1.42%
Foreign Born271.88%, see rank3.46%13.07%
Foreign Born with U.S. Citizenship161.11%, see rank1.15%5.99%
Foreign Born without U.S. Citizenship110.77%, see rank2.30%7.09%
Born In Europe80.56%, see rank0.37%1.53%
Born In Asia00.00%, see rank1.02%3.82%
Born In Africa00.00%, see rank0.14%0.55%
Born In Oceania00.00%, see rank0.02%0.07%
Born In Latin America191.32%, see rank1.84%6.83%
Born In Northern America00.00%, see rank0.07%0.26%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical place of birth and citizenship data.

Language Spoken at Home

 Mount Vernon, AL%AlabamaU.S.
English48096.77%, see rank94.21%79.39%
Spanish112.22%, see rank3.33%11.75%
Other Indo-European Languages51.01%, see rank1.29%4.52%
Asian and Pacific Islander Languages00.00%, see rank0.92%3.36%
Other00.00%, see rank0.26%0.99%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical language spoken at home data.


 
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