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Mount Vernon, Washington
Welcome to Mount Vernon ...
A typical abbreviation for Mount Vernon: Mt. Vernon
From the Census Estimates for 2017, Mount Vernon has a population of 35,051 people<1> (see below for details).
Mount Vernon was established in 1870.
The community of Mount Vernon is 200 feet [61 m] above sea level.<2>.
Time Zone: Mount Vernon lies in the Pacific Time Zone (PST/PDT) and observes daylight saving time
The area code for Mount Vernon: (360)
The ZIP code for Mount Vernon: 98273<3>
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2010 Census, Mount Vernon had a population of 31,743 people (which is 27.15% of the total population of Skagit County). This makes Mount Vernon the county's most populous community.
The population of Mount Vernon represents 0.47% of the total population of Washington (which has 6,724,540 people), making it the state's 33rd most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 31,743 people, the population of Mount Vernon increased 21.01% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 26,232 people).
Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Mount Vernon had an population of 35,051 people. This is an increase of 10.42% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 33.62% 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.
Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you are going to drive.<4>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Mount Vernon.
Communities Also Named Mount Vernon ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 85 communities that are also named Mount Vernon - they are located in Alabama (5), 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, 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.
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Websites 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 ...
The official website for Mount Vernon: www.ci.mount-vernon.wa.us/
The official website for Skagit County: www.skagitcounty.net/
The official website for State of Washington: https://access.wa.gov/
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This page was last modified: 17 Jan 2019