Mount Vernon, Georgia

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Population in 2019: 2,371 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: +13.9%
 
Males: 1,123  (47.4%)
Females: 1,248  (52.6%)
Median resident age:

41.4 years
Georgia median age:

37.2 years

Zip codes: 30445.

Estimated median household income in 2019: $31,357 (it was $26,466 in 2000)
Mount Vernon:

$31,357
GA:

$61,980

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $15,621 (it was $11,509 in 2000)

Mount Vernon city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $96,878 (it was $43,000 in 2000)
Mount Vernon:

$96,878
GA:

$202,500

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $115,203; detached houses: $134,006; mobile homes: $77,596

Median gross rent in 2019: $663.

March 2019 cost of living index in Mount Vernon: 80.3 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 29.5%
(23.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 33.6% for Black residents, 75.7% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 43.8% for other race residents)
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  • Races in Mount Vernon, GA (2010)
    • 1,22349.9%White alone
    • 1,04242.5%Black alone
    • 1335.4%Hispanic
    • 371.5%Two or more races
    • 130.5%Asian alone
    • 30.1%Other race alone

Races in Mount Vernon detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth



According to our research of Georgia and other state lists, there were 7 registered sex offenders living in Mount Vernon, Georgia as of March 07, 2021.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Mount Vernon is 337 to 1.



Full-time law enforcement employees in 2010, including police officers: 7 (5 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.41
Georgia average:

4.03
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Ancestries: American (12.0%), Irish (9.6%), English (6.8%), African (5.6%), Dutch (1.2%), Eastern European (1.0%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Land area: 4.12 square miles.

Population density: 576 people per square mile   (low).

Mount Vernon, Georgia map

148 residents are foreign born (2.1% Latin America, 1.4% Europe, 1.2% Asia).

This city:

5.8%
Georgia:

10.1%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $1,370 (1.2%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $694 (0.9%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Macon, GA (76.5 miles , pop. 97,255).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Jacksonville, FL (140.1 miles , pop. 735,617).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (681.8 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities:

Ailey, GA (1.2 miles ),
Glenwood, GA (2.2 miles ),
Higgston, GA (2.8 miles ),
Alston, GA (3.1 miles),
Tarrytown, GA (3.1 miles),
Vidalia, GA (3.3 miles ),
Alamo, GA (3.3 miles ),
Uvalda, GA (3.3 miles )

Latitude: 32.18 N, Longitude: 82.59 W

Area code: 912

Distribution of median household income in Mount Vernon, GA in 2019
Distribution of house value in Mount Vernon, GA in 2019
Mount Vernon satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

4.6%
Georgia:

5.4%
Population change in the 1990s: +164 (+8.6%).
Most common industries in Mount Vernon, GA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Educational services (19.9%)
  • Construction (10.5%)
  • Public administration (7.9%)
  • Food & beverage stores (7.3%)
  • Health care (7.2%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.0%)
  • Religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, similar organizations (5.9%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (17.4%)
  • Educational services (16.7%)
  • Food & beverage stores (10.3%)
  • Religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, similar organizations (9.8%)
  • Public administration (8.5%)
  • Accommodation & food services (3.9%)
  • Truck transportation (3.6%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Educational services (23.9%)
  • Health care (15.3%)
  • Accommodation & food services (8.7%)
  • Public administration (7.1%)
  • Social assistance (4.6%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (3.6%)
  • Leather & allied products (3.4%)
Most common occupations in Mount Vernon, GA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (7.0%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (6.9%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5.3%)
  • Religious workers (4.5%)
  • Law enforcement workers, including supervisors (4.3%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (4.1%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4.1%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (10.9%)
  • Religious workers (8.0%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (7.1%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (6.6%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (6.0%)
  • Law enforcement workers, including supervisors (5.5%)
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (5.2%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (8.9%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (8.9%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (6.6%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (5.5%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (5.0%)
  • Other teachers, instructors, education, training, and library occupations (5.0%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (4.8%)

Average climate in Mount Vernon, Georgia

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Mount Vernon-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Georgia state average. It is 1% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/11/2008, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 11.0 miles away from the Mount Vernon city center .

On 5/11/2008, a category F3 tornado 21.8 miles away from the city center injured 2 people and caused $1 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Mount Vernon-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Georgia state average. It is 25% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 8/2/1974 at 08:52:09, a magnitude 4.9 (4.3 MB, 4.9 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 117.1 miles away from the city center
On 11/22/1974 at 05:25:55, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB) earthquake occurred 151.2 miles away from Mount Vernon center
On 4/29/2003 at 08:59:39, a magnitude 4.9 (4.4 MB, 4.6 MW, 4.9 LG) earthquake occurred 237.4 miles away from the city center
On 8/21/1992 at 16:31:55, a magnitude 4.4 (4.1 MB, 4.1 LG, 4.4 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 156.4 miles away from Mount Vernon center
On 2/15/2014 at 03:23:38, a magnitude 4.1 (4.1 MW, Depth: 3.2 mi) earthquake occurred 116.8 miles away from the city center
On 8/9/2020 at 12:07:37, a magnitude 5.1 (5.1 MW, Depth: 4.7 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 309.1 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Montgomery County (11) is smaller than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 5, Storms: 3, Tornadoes: 3, Hurricanes: 2, Tropical Storms: 2, Drought: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Snowfall: 1, Wind: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Mount Vernon topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Mount Vernon:

  • GLENWOOD HEALTHCARE (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; GLENWOOD, GA)
  • COMMUNITY HOSPICE, INC (Hospital, about 10 miles away; VIDALIA, GA)
  • MEADOWS NURSING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; VIDALIA, GA)
  • AMEDISYS HOME HEALTH (Home Health Center, about 13 miles away; VIDALIA, GA)
  • BETHANY NSG CTR OF VIDALIA (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; VIDALIA, GA)
  • OXLEY PARK HEALTH AND REHABILITATION (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; LYONS, GA)

College/University in Mount Vernon:

  • Brewton-Parker College (Full-time enrollment: 513; Location: 201 David-Eliza Fountain Circle; Private, not-for-profit; Website: www.bpc.edu)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Mount Vernon:

  • East Georgia State College (about 34 miles; Swainsboro, GA; Full-time enrollment: 2,345)
  • South Georgia State College (about 50 miles; Douglas, GA; FT enrollment: 2,507)
  • Georgia Southern University (about 51 miles; Statesboro, GA; FT enrollment: 18,824)
  • Central Georgia Technical College (about 68 miles; Warner Robins, GA; FT enrollment: 6,829)
  • Georgia Military College-Distance Learning Campuses (about 73 miles; Milledgeville, GA; FT enrollment: 6,438)
  • Georgia College and State University (about 73 miles; Milledgeville, GA; FT enrollment: 6,271)
  • Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College (about 74 miles; Tifton, GA; FT enrollment: 2,564)

Public high schools in Mount Vernon:

  • MONTGOMERY CO. HIGH (Students: 290, Location: 701 DOBBINS ST, Grades: 9-12)
  • MONTGOMERY ACADEMY (Location: 701 DOBBINS ST, Grades: KG-12)

Private high school in Mount Vernon:

  • MT VERNON CHRISTIAN ACADEMY (Students: 6, Location: 1802 N RAILROAD AVE, Grades: 1-9)
See full list of schools located in Mount Vernon

User-submitted facts and corrections:

  • Brewton-Parker College is located in Mt. Vernon. A four year, liberal arts college. Privately owned by the Georgia Baptist Convention. added by ulysses775

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Mount Vernon: Mount Vernon Volunteer Fire Department (A), Brewton - Parker College Mount Vernon Campus Fountain - New Library (B), Montgomery County Courthouse (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: McKinnon Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Court: Montgomery County Magistrate Court (Railroad Avenue).

Birthplace of: Dwayne Day - College basketball player (South Carolina Gamecocks).

Montgomery County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential
Average household size:
This city:

2.5 people
Georgia:

2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

67.4%
Whole state:

68.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

6.2%
Whole state:

5.9%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.1% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.1% of all households
241 people in college/university student housing in 2010

People in group quarters in Mount Vernon in 2000:

  • 270 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 6 people in other nonhousehold living situations
  • 4 people in unknown juvenile institutions

Banks with branches in Mount Vernon (2011 data):

  • Mount Vernon Bank: at 101 Railroad Avenue, branch established on 1901/01/24. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $127.5 mil, Deposits: $113.4 mil, local headquarters, positive income, 3 total offices, Holding Company: Heart Of Georgia Bancshares, Inc.

For population 15 years and over in Mount Vernon:

Marital status in Mount Vernon, GA
  • Never married: 37.1%
  • Now married: 38.5%
  • Separated: 3.3%
  • Widowed: 7.8%
  • Divorced: 13.3%

For population 25 years and over in Mount Vernon:

  • High school or higher: 83.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 12.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.0%
  • Unemployed: 4.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 26.9 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.4
Georgia average:

12.3

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2019
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Mount Vernon
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Mount Vernon, GA (based on Montgomery County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant2,74013
Black Protestant5464
Mainline Protestant3829
None5,455-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 1
Montgomery County:

1.11 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

1.91 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
This county:

1.11 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.86 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 4
Montgomery County:

4.45 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.12 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 2
Montgomery County:

2.22 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

7.41 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

10.2%
Georgia:

10.4%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

29.7%
Georgia:

27.8%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Montgomery County:

12.2%
State:

14.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

46.7%
State:

48.0%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

42.7%
State:

44.9%

Average BMI:
Mount Vernon:

29.5
Georgia:

29.0

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

20.0%
State:

20.8%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

15.0%
State:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Mount Vernon:

6.7
State:

6.7

Overweight people:
Mount Vernon:

33.3%
Georgia:

33.6%

General health condition:
Mount Vernon:

53.7%
State:

55.2%

Average condition of hearing:
Mount Vernon:

80.2%
Georgia:

80.4%

More about Health and Nutrition of Mount Vernon, GA Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2017)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Other Government Administration 4$8,871$26,6136$51
Police Protection - Officers 4$7,714$23,1422$2,558
Water Supply 1$1,585$19,0200$0
Other and Unallocable 0$0 3$9,209
Health 0$0 1$1,771
Totals for Government 9$18,171$24,22812$13,589

Mount Vernon government finances - Expenditure in 2017 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Sewerage: $441,000 ($186.00)
    Regular Highways: $356,000 ($150.15)
    Water Utilities: $268,000 ($113.03)
    Police Protection: $240,000 ($101.22)
    General Public Buildings: $229,000 ($96.58)
    Solid Waste Management: $70,000 ($29.52)
    Central Staff Services: $57,000 ($24.04)
    Correctional Institutions: $46,000 ($19.40)
    Local Fire Protection: $29,000 ($12.23)
    Parks and Recreation: $17,000 ($7.17)
    Financial Administration: $14,000 ($5.90)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $11,000 ($4.64)
    Health - Other: $2,000 ($0.84)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities - Other: $1,000 ($0.42)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $92,000 ($38.80)
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Elementary and Secondary Education: $1,000 ($0.42)
  • Other Capital Outlay - General Public Building: $121,000 ($51.03)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $30,000 ($12.65)

Mount Vernon government finances - Revenue in 2017 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $447,000 ($188.53)
    Parks and Recreation: $38,000 ($16.03)
    Other: $33,000 ($13.92)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $505,000 ($212.99)
  • Miscellaneous - Special Assessments: $175,000 ($73.81)
    Sale of Property: $41,000 ($17.29)
    Fines and Forfeits: $27,000 ($11.39)
    Rents: $10,000 ($4.22)
    General Revenue - Other: $8,000 ($3.37)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $188,000 ($79.29)
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $30,000 ($12.65)
  • Tax - Insurance Premiums Sales: $146,000 ($61.58)
    Public Utilities Sales: $115,000 ($48.50)
    Property: $47,000 ($19.82)
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $29,000 ($12.23)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $15,000 ($6.33)
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $5,000 ($2.11)
    Other Selective Sales: $3,000 ($1.27)

Mount Vernon government finances - Debt in 2017 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,997,000 ($842.26)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,841,000 ($776.47)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $157,000 ($66.22)

Mount Vernon government finances - Cash and Securities in 2017 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $82,000 ($34.58)

8.28% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($42,316 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.28%
Georgia average:

9.04%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Toombs County, GA  2.93% ($32,787 average AGI)

Businesses in Mount Vernon, GA

  • Dairy Queen: 1
  • Subway: 1
  • U-Haul: 1

Strongest AM radio stations in Mount Vernon:

  • WVOP (970 AM; 5 kW; VIDALIA, GA; Owner: VIDALIA COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • WMAC (940 AM; 50 kW; MACON, GA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WUFE (1260 AM; daytime; 5 kW; BAXLEY, GA; Owner: SOUTH GEORGIA BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • WMLT (1330 AM; 5 kW; DUBLIN, GA; Owner: STATE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WOKV (690 AM; 50 kW; JACKSONVILLE, FL; Owner: COX RADIO, INC.)
  • WBBT (1340 AM; 1 kW; LYONS, GA; Owner: T.C.B. BROADCASTING, INC)
  • WGST (640 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WFVR (910 AM; 50 kW; VALDOSTA, GA; Owner: RAMA COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WSB (750 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WCNN (680 AM; 50 kW; NORTH ATLANTA, GA; Owner: DICKEY BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WUFF (710 AM; daytime; 3 kW; EASTMAN, GA; Owner: FARNELL O'QUINN)
  • WDMG (860 AM; 5 kW; DOUGLAS, GA; Owner: RTG RADIO, LLC)
  • WNNG (1350 AM; 15 kW; WARNER ROBINS, GA; Owner: CHASE BROADCASTING, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Mount Vernon:

  • WGPH (91.5 FM; VIDALIA, GA; Owner: AUGUSTA RADIO FELLOWSHIP INSTITUTE,)
  • WYUM (101.7 FM; MOUNT VERNON, GA; Owner: VIDALIA COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • WTCQ (97.7 FM; VIDALIA, GA; Owner: VIDALIA COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • WBYZ (94.5 FM; BAXLEY, GA; Owner: SOUTH GEORGIA BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • WLYU (100.9 FM; LYONS, GA; Owner: T.C.B. BROADCASTING INC)
  • WQZY (95.9 FM; DUBLIN, GA; Owner: STATE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WKTM (106.1 FM; SOPERTON, GA; Owner: BARINOWSKI INVESTMENT COMPANY)
  • WOKA-FM (106.7 FM; DOUGLAS, GA; Owner: COFFEE COUNTY BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • WELT (98.1 FM; SWAINSBORO, GA; Owner: LACOM COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WDCO-FM (89.7 FM; COCHRAN, GA; Owner: GEORGIA PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION)
  • WYSC (102.7 FM; MCRAE, GA; Owner: CINECOM BROASCASTING SYSTEM, INC.)
  • WMCG (104.9 FM; MILAN, GA; Owner: TEL-DODGE BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WVOH-FM (93.5 FM; HAZLEHURST, GA; Owner: JEFF DAVIS BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • WMOC (88.7 FM; LUMBER CITY, GA; Owner: FULL GOSPEL CHURCH OF GOD WRITTEN)

TV broadcast stations around Mount Vernon:

  • WPHJ-CA (Channel 46; VIDALIA, GA; Owner: BARINOWSKI INVESTMENT COMPANY, L.P.)
  • WGSA (Channel 34; BAXLEY, GA; Owner: SOUTHERN TV CORPORATION)
  • WDCO-TV (Channel 29; COCHRAN, GA; Owner: GEORGIA PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION)
  • W56DU (Channel 56; HAZLEHURST, GA; Owner: JEFF DAVIS BROADCASTERS, INC.)
Mount Vernon fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2019
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2019
See more detailed statistics of Mount Vernon fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2019 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 10Number of bridges
  • 305ft / 92.5mTotal length
  • $368,217,000Total costs
  • 19,790Total average daily traffic
  • 751Total average daily truck traffic
  • 34,360Total future (year 2031) average daily traffic
New bridges in Mount Vernon, GA - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11930-1939
  • 31960-1969
  • 11970-1979
  • 21990-1999
  • 32010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Mount Vernon, GA

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Mount Vernon)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

14 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

3
  • Hwy 280 5 1/2 Mi E (Lat: 32.193472 Lon: -82.516389), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 31 m, Overall height: 39 m, Call Sign: KIG322,
    Assigned Frequencies: 158.925 MHz, 154.280 MHz, 159.277 MHz, 159.270 MHz, 159.255 MHz, 151.370 MHz, 151.100 MHz, 151.115 MHz, 151.400 MHz, 159.360 MHz, 159.390 MHz, Grant Date: 05/22/2013, Expiration Date: 08/12/2023, Registrant: Gta Gfc Montgomery Unit, Macon, GA 31202-0819, Phone: (478) 751-3500, Email:
  • On Ga Hwy 107 1.5 Mi S (Lat: 32.155750 Lon: -82.584583), Call Sign: KEC750, Licensee ID: L00011952,
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.905 MHz, 154.935 MHz, Grant Date: 10/21/2011, Expiration Date: 01/10/2022, Registrant: State Of Georgia, 47 Trinity Ave Sw 4th Floor, Atlanta, GA 30334, Phone: (404) 656-2042, Fax: (404) 657-0320, Email:
  • Int Of Fulton & Broad (Lat: 32.178806 Lon: -82.595417), Call Sign: WYG941,
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.225 MHz, 456.125 MHz, 456.225 MHz, 456.475 MHz, Grant Date: 11/04/1996, Expiration Date: 11/04/2001, Cancellation Date: 04/14/2002, Registrant: Mcdermott, Will & Emery, 600 13th Street, Nw, Washington, DC 20005-3096, Phone: (202) 756-8281, Fax: (202) 756-8087, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

3
  • MOUNT VERNON, 442 N. Carver Street (Lat: 32.190194 Lon: -82.599028), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 56.4 m, Overall height: 60.9 m, Call Sign: WQQC533,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6256.54 MHz, 6256.54 MHz, 6315.84 MHz, Grant Date: 10/25/2012, Expiration Date: 10/25/2022, Certifier: Gregory M Romano, Registrant: Verizon, 1300 I St Nw - Suite 500 East, Washington, DC 20005, Phone: (202) 515-2453, Email:
  • SOUTH MTN VERNON, 600 Us Hwy 221 South (Lat: 32.152361 Lon: -82.580361), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 91.1 m, Overall height: 93.6 m, Call Sign: WQUT771,
    Assigned Frequencies: 10835.0 MHz, Grant Date: 10/08/2014, Expiration Date: 10/08/2024, Certifier: John E Monday, Registrant: At&t Mobility LLC, 208 S Akard St., Rm 1015, Dallas, TX 75202, Phone: (855) 699-7073, Fax: (214) 746-6410, Email:
  • MTVERNON, Off Of Thompson Rd (318264) (Lat: 32.152361 Lon: -82.580361), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 91.1 m, Overall height: 93.6 m, Call Sign: WRBL208,
    Assigned Frequencies: 11055.0 MHz, 11095.0 MHz, 10895.0 MHz, 10935.0 MHz, 11055.0 MHz, 11095.0 MHz, 10895.0 MHz, 10935.0 MHz, 11055.0 MHz, 11095.0 MHz... (+22 more), Grant Date: 04/17/2018, Expiration Date: 04/17/2028, Certifier: Larry F Butts, Registrant: Southern Company Services, 600 North 18th St/Bin 5n-8409, Birmingham, AL 35203, Phone: (205) 257-3223, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

3
  • Call Sign: KF4JYX, Grant Date: 05/29/1996, Expiration Date: 05/29/2006, Cancellation Date: 05/30/2008, Registrant: Rabun G Way Jr, 233 N Gladys St, Mount Vernon, GA 30445
  • Call Sign: KI4UHM, Licensee ID: L01256473, Grant Date: 03/03/2017, Expiration Date: 03/14/2027, Certifier: Dianne C Quinn, Registrant: Dianne C Quinn, 3208 Us Highway 221 N, Mount Vernon, GA 30445
  • Call Sign: W4DRU, Previous Call Sign: KK4GZG, Licensee ID: L01689678, Grant Date: 03/10/2012, Expiration Date: 03/10/2022, Certifier: Patrick A Conner, Registrant: Patrick A Conner, 500 Walker Road, Mount Vernon, GA 30445

FAA Registered Aircraft:

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  • Aircraft: MOONEY M20F (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 127 mph), Engine: LYCOMING I0360 SER A&C (200 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 961JK , Serial Number: 22-1400, Year manufactured: 1976, Airworthiness Date: 05/19/1976, Certificate Issue Date: 02/18/2009
    Registrant (Individual): James M Dunn, Po Box 565, Mount Vernon, GA 30445
  • Aircraft: CESSNA A188B (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 108 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR IO 520 SERIES (285 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 4842R , Serial Number: 18802361T, Year manufactured: 1976, Airworthiness Date: 09/20/1979, Certificate Issue Date: 04/30/2009
    Registrant (Corporation): Gilder Flying Service Inc, Po Box 94, Mount Vernon, GA 30445
    Deregistered: Cancel Date: 03/21/2017

2003 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2003 - 2018 the average number of fire incidents per year is 12. The highest number of reported fires - 23 took place in 2007, and the least - 0 in 2006. The data has a dropping trend.
    Fire incident types in Mount Vernon, GA When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Outside Fires (46.5%), and Structure Fires (38.5%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Mount Vernon, GA
    • 8746.5%Outside Fires
    • 7238.5%Structure Fires
    • 2714.4%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 10.5%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Mount Vernon, GA
Most common first names in Mount Vernon, GA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John2571.8 years
James2268.1 years
Mary2071.7 years
Willie1970.0 years
William1671.4 years
George1174.1 years
Robert1166.2 years
Alice880.3 years
Annie882.3 years
Charlie780.0 years
Most common last names in Mount Vernon, GA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Adams1572.7 years
Richardson1572.2 years
Mcrae1477.2 years
Johnson1377.2 years
Williams1381.0 years
Palmer1286.2 years
Fountain1175.9 years
Thigpen1071.6 years
Smith1075.1 years
Hughes1074.5 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Mount Vernon, GA
  • 94.1%Electricity
  • 3.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.8%Utility gas
  • 0.8%No fuel used
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Mount Vernon, GA
  • 93.1%Electricity
  • 4.2%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.6%No fuel used
  • 1.1%Utility gas


Mount Vernon compared to Georgia state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.

Mount Vernon on our top lists:

  • #60 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Panama (population 500+)"
There are no pilots and 2 other airmen in this city.
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