Mt. Vernon, OH Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 6,724 housing units in Mt. Vernon. This represents a 7% growth from 6,283 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 6,564 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 160 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Mt. Vernon is about 57.4%. Mt. Vernon's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 7.7%. Average household size is 2.27 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Mt. Vernon were built after 1952.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type1%
One Bedroom16.30%
Two Bedrooms30.10%
Three Bedrooms40%
Four Bedrooms11.30%
Five Bedrooms or more1.30%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.31
Median year structure was built1949
Median Value of occupied units$77,500
Median Price asked for vacant units$64,400

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.22
Median year structure was built1960
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$347

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage5.30%
Home Equity Loan7.90%
Simple Mortgage46.80%
Debt Free40%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs17.4%