In 2017, Mount Vernon, NY had a population of 68.7k people with a median age of 38.5 and a median household income of $54,573. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Mount Vernon, NY grew from 68,217 to 68,671, a 0.666% increase and its median household income grew from $51,886 to $54,573, a 5.18% increase.
The population of Mount Vernon, NY is 64.3% Black or African American Alone, 16.1% White Alone, and 15.4% Hispanic or Latino. 23.2% of the people in Mount Vernon, NY speak a non-English language, and 86.1% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Mount Vernon, NY are Westchester School of Beauty Culture (50 degrees awarded in 2016).
The median property value in Mount Vernon, NY is $355,600, and the homeownership rate is 39.7%. Most people in Mount Vernon, NY commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 33.8 minutes. The average car ownership in Mount Vernon, NY is 1 car per household.