Mount Vernon in Westchester county, New York

Mount Vernon

The city of Mount Vernon, New York is located in Westchester County and abuts the Bronx. It is the eighth largest city in the state of New York.

English Tudors and historic stone buildings are characteristic in Mount Vernon. They echo the feelings an early urban era that is familiar to New York. However, Mount Vernon is not without natural scenery. Willson’s Woods Park is a 23-acre recreational area, and is one of the oldest in the county park system. It offers a water park, and areas for picnicking and fishing. In addition, Hutchinson River Parkway is home to many athletic fields and arenas, including those used for hockey, baseball, tennis, soccer, and football.

The city holds annual events, including the Arts on the Third Festival, an event that draws more than 50,000 people and is the largest arts and entertainment festival in Westchester County. There also parades held on Memorial Day and on Veteran’s Day.

There is no shortage of dining options in Mount Vernon, with more 70 restaurants serving up cuisine of almost every type. There are casual spots that serve pizza, and pub-style food, as well as those with a more international flare. Portuguese, Cuban and Cajun cuisine are among the mix.

Many make the easy 30-minute commute to New York via the Metro-North line.

Mount Vernon is an ideal location for those looking to live near the city and all it has to offer.

Median Sales Price
November 2016 - Single Family Homes
$380K
2.6 % since November 2015
Average Sales Price
November 2016 - Single Family Homes
$390K
10.0 % since November 2015
Days on Market
November 2016 - Single Family Homes
165
19.5 % since November 2015
Single Family Sales by Quarter
Median Sales Price
November 2016 - Condominiums
$180K
100.0 % since November 2015
Average Sales Price
November 2016 - Condominiums
$180K
100.0 % since November 2015
Days on Market
November 2016 - Condominiums
110
100.0 % since November 2015
Condominium Sales by Quarter
Median Sales Price
November 2016 - Co-ops
$91K
0.0 % since November 2015
Average Sales Price
November 2016 - Co-ops
$97K
0.0 % since November 2015
Days on Market
November 2016 - Co-ops
261
0.0 % since November 2015
Co-op Sales by Quarter

Community Summary

Population Growth (since 2010) 2.14 %
Population Density (people / sq. mile) 15,671.9
Household Size (people) 2.53
Households w/ Children 30.06 %
Annual Residential Turnover 9.05 %

Housing Inventory

Fair Market Rents

Gross rent estimates, localized to show expected pricing variations.

Studio $860
One Bedroom $1,033
Two Bedroom $1,253
Three Bedroom $1,612
Four Bedroom $1,850

Education

The educational climate index chart is based on the U.S. Census Bureau’s Socioeconomic Status (SES) measure. Factors in this measure are income, educational achievement and occupation of persons within a ZIP code. Because this measure is based on the population of an entire ZIP code, it may not reflect the nature of an individual school.

Educational Climate Index
Values range from 1 to 5 with lower values representing a worse educational climate
Highest Level Attained

Population Demographics

Total: 68,732
Households: 26,861
Median Age: 39.47

Employment & Finance

Workforce
Income by dollar range (Median: $51,642)

Climate & Weather

The temperature chart displays average high and low temperatures (degrees Fahrenheit) for the months of January and July.

The weather risk chart displays a percent value for a given type of weather risk as compared to the national average. A percent value greater than 100 indicates the area is more prone to risk than the national average; similarly, a value less than 100 indicates the area is less prone.

Temperature
Weather Risk
Percent risk, as compared to national average
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Public Elementary

School

CECIL H PARKER SCHOOL
Grades: K-6
461 S 6TH AVE
MOUNT VERNON, NY 10550

GRIMES SCHOOL
Grades: K-6
58 S 10TH AVE
MOUNT VERNON, NY 10550

HAMILTON SCHOOL
Grades: K-6
20 OAK ST
MOUNT VERNON, NY 10550

REBECCA TURNER ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
Grades: PRESCHOOL-5
625 S 4TH AVE
MOUNT VERNON, NY 10550

WILLIAM H HOLMES ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
Grades: PRESCHOOL-6
195 N COLUMBUS AVE
MOUNT VERNON, NY 10553

EDWARD WILLIAMS SCHOOL
Grades: PRESCHOOL-6
9 UNION LN
MOUNT VERNON, NY 10553

GRAHAM SCHOOL
Grades: PRESCHOOL-6
421 E 5TH ST
MOUNT VERNON, NY 10553

LINCOLN ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
Grades: K-6
170 E LINCOLN AVE
MOUNT VERNON, NY 10552

COLUMBUS SCHOOL AT THE FRANKO BUILDING
Grades: PRESCHOOL-6
455 N HIGH ST
MOUNT VERNON, NY 10552

PENNINGTON SCHOOL
Grades: PRESCHOOL-8
20 FAIRWAY ST
MOUNT VERNON, NY 10552

TRAPHAGEN SCHOOL
Grades: PRESCHOOL-6
72 LEXINGTON AVE
MOUNT VERNON, NY 10552

Public Middle

School

BENJAMIN TURNER MIDDLE SCHOOL
Grades: 6-8
624 S 3RD AVE
MOUNT VERNON, NY 10550

AMANI PUBLIC CHARTER SCHOOL
Grades: 5-8
60 S 3RD AVE STE 1
MOUNT VERNON, NY 10550

DAVIS MIDDLE SCHOOL
Grades: 7-8
350 GRAMATAN AVE
MOUNT VERNON, NY 10552

Public High

School

THORNTON HIGH SCHOOL
Grades: 9-12
121 S 6TH AVE
MOUNT VERNON, NY 10550

NELSON MANDELA COMMUNITY HIGH SCHOOL AT COLUMBUS BLDG
Grades: 9-12
250 GRAMATAN AVE
MOUNT VERNON, NY 10550

MOUNT VERNON HIGH SCHOOL
Grades: 9-12
100 CALIFORNIA RD
MOUNT VERNON, NY 10552

Private/Catholic

School

EMMANUEL CHILDREN'S MISSION SCHOOL
Grades: PRESCHOOL-8
32 S 5TH AVE
MOUNT VERNON, NY 10550

OUR LADY OF VICTORY SCHOOL
Grades: PRESCHOOL-8
38 N 5TH AVE
MOUNT VERNON, NY 10550

MILESTONE SCHOOL
Grades: PRESCHOOL-4
70 BROAD ST W
MOUNT VERNON, NY 10552

THE MONTFORT ACADEMY
Grades: 7-12
125 E BIRCH ST
MOUNT VERNON, NY 10552

WESTCHESTER MUSLIM CENTER
Grades: PRESCHOOL-9
22 BROOKFIELD RD
MOUNT VERNON, NY 10552

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Commuting to and from Mount Vernon

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