area codescrime ratepopulation, population growthradio stationsweather, weather forecastzip code

Zip Code, Weather Forecast, Radio Stations, Population, Crime Rate, Area Codes

 

<< See who will be the next president.

Population (year 2000): 28,582
Males: 13,870 (48.5%), Females: 14,712 (51.5%)

Fairfax County

Median resident age: 35.8 years
Median household income: $61,119 (year 2000)
Median house value: $190,800 (year 2000)

Mount Vernon, VA residents, houses, and apartments details

List your B&M business here for free. Over a million visitors/week. Get a huge advantage over your competition

Races in Mount Vernon:

  • White Non-Hispanic (48.5%)
  • Black (27.7%)
  • Hispanic (14.5%)
  • Other race (6.9%)
  • Two or more races (4.3%)
  • Other Asian (2.0%)
  • Asian Indian (1.1%)
  • Korean (1.1%)
  • American Indian (1.0%)
  • Filipino (0.8%)
  • Vietnamese (0.8%)
(Total can be greater than 100% because Hispanics could be counted in other races)

Ancestries: English (10.5%), German (10.2%), Irish (8.8%), United States (6.0%), Subsaharan African (4.1%), Italian (3.1%).

New! Vernon, Virginia forum

Elevation: 115 feet

Land area: 7.6 square miles

Mount

For population 25 years and over in Mount Vernon

  • High school or higher: 85.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 36.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 16.3%
  • Unemployed: 3.9%
  • Mean travel time to work: 34.5 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Mount Vernon CDP

  • Never married: 29.7%
  • Now married: 53.5%
  • Separated: 3.5%
  • Widowed: 4.2%
  • Divorced: 9.2%

20.9% Foreign born (9.4% Latin America, 5.8% Asia, 4.1% Africa).




Virginia Homes - of over 8,000 Northern Virginia real estate listings! />
Homes for Sale - search updated daily Get email updates & recent sales />
VA Apartments - Virginia Apartment Finder! Virtual Tours, Photos, Floorplans />
County Properties - for Homes in Fairfax County? Search free MLS access />
crisjanoski.com )

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: VA Alexandria, (6.8 miles )

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: DC Washington, (14.5 miles pop. 572,059).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: PA Philadelphia, (161.0 miles pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Valley, VA (2.6 miles Hybla Belvoir, VA (3.3 miles Fort Hunt, VA (3.4 miles Fort VA (3.6 miles Groveton, VA Franconia, (4.0 miles Hill, VA Rose (4.4 miles Haven, VA (4.9 miles Belle VA Huntington, (5.2 miles

Latitude: 38.73 N, Longitude: 77.11 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 757


Industries providing employment: Professional,scientific,management,administrative,and waste management services (17.5%), Educational,health and social services (15.1%), Public administration (13.3%), Retail trade (12.1%).

Daytime population change due to commuting: -10,476 (-36.7%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 1,356 (9.2%)

Average climate in Mount Vernon, Virginia

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Mount Vernon-area historical tornado activity is above Virginia state average. It is 30% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/28/2002, a category 4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 13.1 miles away from the Mount Vernon city center killed 3 people and injured 122 people and caused $124 million in damages.

On 9/5/1979, a category 3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 4.2 miles away from the city center killed one person and injured 6 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.


Hospitals/medical centers near Mount Vernon:
  • MT VERNON HOSPITAL (about 3 miles; ALEXANDRIA, VA)
  • INOVA ALEXANDRIA HOSPITAL (about 7 miles; ALEXANDRIA, VA)
  • LYNN HOUSE OF POTOMAC VALLEY (about 7 miles; ALEXANDRIA, VA)

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Mount Vernon:
  • RONALD REAGAN WASHINGTON NATIONAL (about 10 miles; WASHINGTON, DC; ID: DCA)
  • ANDREWS AFB (about 18 miles; CAMP SPRINGS, MD; ID: ADW)
  • WASHINGTON DULLES INTERNATIONAL (about 28 miles; WASHINGTON, DC; ID: IAD)
Other public-use airports nearest to Mount Vernon:
  • MARYLAND (about 10 miles; INDIAN HEAD, MD; ID: 2W5)
  • POTOMAC AIRFIELD (about 11 miles; FRIENDLY, MD; ID: VKX)
  • SOUTH CAPITOL STREET (about 13 miles; WASHINGTON, DC; ID: 09W)

Amtrak stations near Mount Vernon:
  • 7 miles: ALEXANDRIA (110 CALLAHAN DR.). Services: ticket office, partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, ATM, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for car rental service, call for taxi service, public transit connection.
  • 8 miles: LORTON (AUTO-TRAIN) (LORTON, 8006 LORTON RD.). Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, call for taxi service.
  • 11 miles: WOODBRIDGE (1040 EXPRESS WAY). Services: partially wheelchair accessible, public payphones, vending machines, paid short-term parking, call for taxi service, public transit connection.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Mount Vernon:
  • NORTHERN VIRGINIA COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 11 miles; ANNANDALE, VA; Full-time enrollment: 19,406)
  • MARYMOUNT UNIVERSITY (about 13 miles; ARLINGTON, VA; FT enrollment: 2,479)
  • GEORGE WASHINGTON UNIVERSITY (about 13 miles; WASHINGTON, DC; FT enrollment: 16,045)
  • GEORGETOWN UNIVERSITY (about 14 miles; WASHINGTON, DC; FT enrollment: 11,674)
  • HOWARD UNIVERSITY (about 14 miles; WASHINGTON, DC; FT enrollment: 9,297)
  • UNIVERSITY OF THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA (about 15 miles; WASHINGTON, DC; FT enrollment: 3,223)
  • AMERICAN UNIVERSITY (about 15 miles; WASHINGTON, DC; FT enrollment: 8,859)

Notable locations in Mount Vernon: Mount Vernon Yacht Club (A), Woodlawn Country Club (B), Woodlawn Plantation (C), Pope-Leighey House (D), Woodlawn Mansion (E).

Shopping Center: Engleside Plaza Shopping Center (1).

Churches in Mount Vernon include: Saint James Church (A), Good Shepherd Catholic Church (B), Wesley Church (C), Hosley Memorial Chapel (D), Emmanuel Church (E), Engleside Church (F), Epiphany Church (G).

Cemetery: Washington Family Tomb (1).

Parks in Mount Vernon include: Washington Mill Park (1), Mount Zephyr Park (2), Mount Vernon Woods Park (3), Mount Vernon Manor Park (4), Mount Vernon Community Park (5), Vernon Heights Park (6), Muddy Hole Farm Park (7), Grist Mill Park (8), Woodlawn Park (9).


Mount Vernon compared to Virginia state average:
  • Hispanic race population percentage above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage above state average.

Strongest AM radio stations in Mount Vernon:
  • WKDL (730 AM; 8 kW; ALEXANDRIA, VA; Owner: MEGA COMMUNICATIONS OF ALEXANDRIA LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WTEM (980 AM; 50 kW; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WUST (1120 AM; daytime; 20 kW; WASHINGTON, DC)
  • WPGC (1580 AM; 50 kW; MORNINGSIDE, MD; Owner: INFINITY WPGC(AM), INC.)
  • WWGB (1030 AM; daytime; 50 kW; INDIAN HEAD, MD; Owner: GOOD BODY MEDIA, LLC)
  • WTOP (1500 AM; 50 kW; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)
  • WABS (780 AM; daytime; 5 kW; ARLINGTON, VA; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF VIRGINIA, INC.)
  • WMET (1150 AM; 50 kW; GAITHERSBURG, MD; Owner: BELTWAY ACQUISITION CORPORATION)
  • WFAX (1220 AM; 5 kW; FALLS CHURCH, VA; Owner: NEWCOMB BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WCBM (680 AM; 50 kW; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: WCBM MARYLAND, INC.)
  • WZHF (1390 AM; 5 kW; ARLINGTON, VA; Owner: WAY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WBIS (1190 AM; 50 kW; ANNAPOLIS, MD; Owner: NATIONS RADIO, LLC)
  • WMAL (630 AM; 5 kW; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: WMAL, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Mount Vernon:
  • WJFK-FM (106.7 FM; MANASSAS, VA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORP. OF WASHINGTON, DC)
  • WETA (90.9 FM; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: GREATER WASHINGTON EDUCATIONAL TELECOMMUNICATIONS ASSN.)
  • WGTS (91.9 FM; TAKOMA PARK, MD; Owner: COLUMBIA UNION COLLEGE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WJZW (105.9 FM; WOODBRIDGE, VA; Owner: WMAL, INC.)
  • WWZZ (104.1 FM; WALDORF, MD; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)
  • WRQX (107.3 FM; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: WMAL, INC.)
  • WHUR-FM (96.3 FM; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: THE HOWARD UNIVERSITY)
  • WAVA (105.1 FM; ARLINGTON, VA; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF VIRGINIA, INC.)
  • WASH (97.1 FM; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WMZQ-FM (98.7 FM; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WKYS (93.9 FM; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • WARW (94.7 FM; BETHESDA, MD; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WIHT (99.5 FM; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WWDC-FM (101.1 FM; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WGMS-FM (103.5 FM; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)
  • WAMU (88.5 FM; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: THE EXEC. COMM. OF THE BD. OF TRUSTEES OF AMERICAN UNIV.)
  • WMMJ (102.3 FM; BETHESDA, MD; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • WBIG-FM (100.3 FM; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WPGC-FM (95.5 FM; MORNINGSIDE, MD; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF MARYLAND)
  • WCSP-FM (90.1 FM; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: NATIONAL CABLE SATELLITE CORPORATION)

TV broadcast stations around Mount Vernon:
  • WJLA-TV (Channel 7; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: ACC LICENSEE, INC.)
  • WUSA (Channel 9; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: THE DETROIT NEWS, INC.)
  • WTTG (Channel 5; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • WNVC (Channel 56; FAIRFAX, VA; Owner: COMMONWEALTH PUBLIC BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WETA-TV (Channel 26; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: THE GREATER WASHINGTON ED TELECOMM. ASSOC)
  • WHUT-TV (Channel 32; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: HOWARD UNIVERSITY)
  • WDCA (Channel 20; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • WRC-TV (Channel 4; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: NBC SUBSIDIARY (WRC-TV), INC.)
  • WBDC-TV (Channel 50; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: WBDC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WIAV-LP (Channel 58; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: ASIAVISION, INC.)
  • WPXW (Channel 66; MANASSAS, VA; Owner: PAXSON WASHINGTON LICENSE, INC.)
  • W28BY (Channel 63; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: INFORMATION SUPER STATION, L.L.C.)
  • WNVT (Channel 53; GOLDVEIN, VA; Owner: COMMONWEALTH PUBLIC BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WMDO-CA (Channel 30; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • WZDC-LP (Channel 64; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: ONDA CAPITAL, INC.)
  • WMPT (Channel 22; ANNAPOLIS, MD; Owner: MARYLAND PUBLIC BROADCASTING COMMISSION)
  • WKRP-LP (Channel 42; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: CAPITAL MEDIA, LLC)
  • W42BE (Channel 42; FAIRFAX, VA; Owner: FAIRFAX LOW POWER CO.)

 

To understand how the electorate votes by state, you have to understand the demographics of the cities and counties in each of those states. As pollsters, we try to keep all of the important variables such as income, gender, and race consistent.

Source: City-Data.com


 

© Copyright 2006-2007 USAElectionPolls.com, All Rights Reserved.