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Mount Vernon, Alabama
Welcome to Mount Vernon ...
The town of Mount Vernon is located in Mobile County.
The location of Mount Vernon has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>
When the people of Mount Vernon refer to themselves (known as a demonym), they frequently use Mount Vernonite<2>
A typical abbreviation for Mount Vernon: Mt. Vernon
From the Census Estimates for 2017, Mount Vernon has a population of 1,501 people<3> (see below for details).
Mount Vernon is 40 feet [12 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: Mount Vernon lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
Mount Vernon is located in the (251) area code.
The ZIP code for Mount Vernon: 36560<5>
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2010 Census, Mount Vernon had a population of 1,574 people. This makes Mount Vernon the county's 9th most populous community.
The population of Mount Vernon represents 0.03% of the population of Alabama (which has 4,779,736 people), making it the state's 208th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 1,574 people, the population of Mount Vernon increased 86.49% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 844 people).
Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Mount Vernon had an population of 1,501 people. This is a decrease of 4.64% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 77.84% since the 2000 Census).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Mount Vernon.
Communities near Mount Vernon ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance as if you drove.<6>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Mount Vernon.
Communities Also Named Mount Vernon ...
While we believe that this Mount Vernon is located in Mobile County, we know of another 4 Alabama communities named Mount Vernon. Those communities are located in the following counties: Cullman, DeKalb, Fayette and Lamar County.
Beyond Alabama, there are 85 communities that are also named Mount Vernon - they are located in Arkansas (4), California (2), Colorado, Georgia (6), Illinois (2), Indiana (2), Iowa, Kansas (7), Kentucky (3), Maine, Maryland (3), Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi (2), Missouri (4), Nebraska, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York (3), North Carolina (3), Ohio (4), Ontario (2), Oregon, Pennsylvania (4), Prince Edward Island, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee (8), Texas (4), Virginia, Washington, West Virginia (2) and Wisconsin.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Mount Vernon.
See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Mount Vernon:
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Mount Vernon ...
Looking for more information about Mount Vernon? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.
In addition to the Tourism page for Mount Vernon, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Mount Vernon.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
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The official website for Mobile County: www.mobilecounty.org/
The official website for State of Alabama: https://www.alabama.gov/
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This page was last modified: 17 Jan 2019