Mt. Vernon, WA Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 9,723 housing units in Mt. Vernon. This represents a 35.7% growth from 7,167 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 9,599 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 124 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Mt. Vernon is about 57.2%. Mt. Vernon's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 4.3%. Average household size is 2.74 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Mt. Vernon were built after 1978.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type4.50%
One Bedroom16.50%
Two Bedrooms28.40%
Three Bedrooms38.50%
Four Bedrooms10.40%
Five Bedrooms or more1.70%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.81
Median year structure was built1978
Median Value of occupied units$142,000
Median Price asked for vacant units$128,800

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.65
Median year structure was built1979
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$657

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.40%
Second Mortgage9.10%
Home Equity Loan9%
Simple Mortgage61.30%
Debt Free20.20%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs22.2%