Mount Vernon, New York

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Population in 2013: 68,224 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: -0.2%
 
Males: 32,532  (47.7%)
Females: 35,692  (52.3%)
Median resident age:  37.3 years
New York median age:  38.2 years

Zip codes: 10550, 10552, 10553.

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Estimated median household income in 2013: $49,395 (it was $41,128 in 2000)
Mount Vernon:

$49,395
NY:

$57,369

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $28,516 (it was $20,827 in 2000)

Mount Vernon city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $397,700 (it was $224,300 in 2000)
Mount Vernon:

$397,700
NY:

$277,600

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $598,218; Detached houses: $723,025; Townhouses or other attached units: $454,761; In 2-unit structures: $459,751; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $349,636; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $244,873; Mobile homes: $93,654

Median gross rent in 2013: $1,222.

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  • Races in Mount Vernon, NY (2013)

    Mount Vernon races chart
    • 42,99163.0%Black alone
    • 13,05319.1%White alone
    • 8,37312.3%Hispanic
    • 1,4622.1%Asian alone
    • 1,3312.0%Two or more races
    • 8611.3%Other race alone
    • 1470.2%American Indian alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Mount Vernon: 159.2 (very high, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: West Indian (23.2%), Italian (9.8%), Irish (4.2%), Subsaharan African (4.1%), United States (2.5%), German (1.7%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1892

Land area: 4.36 square miles.

Population density: 15,653 people per square mile   (very high).

Mount Vernon,NY real estate house value index trend

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For population 25 years and over in Mount Vernon:

  • High school or higher: 84.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 29.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 10.9%
  • Unemployed: 7.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 30.3 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Mount Vernon city:

  • Never married: 44.1%
  • Now married: 36.7%
  • Separated: 2.7%
  • Widowed: 4.9%
  • Divorced: 11.5%

23,315 residents are foreign born (27.8% Latin America).

This city:

34.2%
New York:

22.3%



According to our research of New York and other state lists there were 31 registered sex offenders living in Mount Vernon, New York as of August 31, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Mount Vernon to the number of sex offenders is 2,190 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is smaller than the state average.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $10,001 (2.3%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $7,221 (2.6%)

Mount Vernon satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Bronx, NY (5.2 miles , pop. 1,332,650).

Nearest cities: Pelham, NY (1.1 miles ), Bronxville, NY (1.3 miles ), Pelham Manor, NY (1.4 miles ), Yonkers, NY (1.6 miles ), New Rochelle, NY (1.6 miles ), Tuckahoe, NY (1.7 miles ), Eastchester, NY (1.8 miles ), Larchmont, NY (2.0 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 5 buildings, average cost: $101,000
  • 1998: 7 buildings, average cost: $128,900
  • 1999: 7 buildings, average cost: $120,900
  • 2000: 8 buildings, average cost: $120,900
  • 2001: 9 buildings, average cost: $120,900
  • 2002: 9 buildings, average cost: $120,900
  • 2003: 9 buildings, average cost: $120,900
  • 2004: 8 buildings, average cost: $120,900
  • 2005: 7 buildings, average cost: $120,900
  • 2006: 6 buildings, average cost: $120,900
  • 2007: 6 buildings, average cost: $120,900
  • 2008: 5 buildings, average cost: $120,900
  • 2009: 1 building, cost: $120,900
  • 2010: 3 buildings, average cost: $120,900
  • 2011: 4 buildings, average cost: $120,900
  • 2012: 3 buildings, average cost: $120,900

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 40.91 N, Longitude: 73.83 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -11,617 (-17.0%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 6,272 (19.8%)

Mount Vernon household income distribution Mount Vernon home values distribution

Crime rates in Mount Vernon by Year
Type 2001 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murders 925527101026102
per 100,000 13.12.97.37.32.910.214.714.62.98.914.72.9
Rapes 131321914101010129147
per 100,000 19.018.930.613.220.614.614.714.617.613.320.510.3
Robberies 196193292334398266347274330249225228
per 100,000 286.1280.8426.1488.2584.4389.0511.7399.0484.7368.4330.2334.9
Assaults 267194226283305317300370334394364317
per 100,000 389.7282.3329.8413.6447.8463.6442.4538.8490.6582.9534.1465.7
Burglaries 443417466344383461452342354296324317
per 100,000 646.6606.7679.9502.8562.4674.2666.6498.0520.0437.9475.4465.7
Thefts 9939241,0721,0841,1241,2001,1021,1401,0521,012886972
per 100,000 1,449.51,344.41,564.11,584.41,650.41,754.91,625.11,659.91,545.21,497.21,300.11,427.9
Auto thefts 390299248249210183162161178151135147
per 100,000 569.3435.0361.9363.9308.3267.6238.9234.4261.5223.4198.1216.0
Arson N/AN/AN/AN/A12912N/A55N/AN/A
per 100,000 N/AN/AN/AN/A17.613.217.7N/A7.37.4N/AN/A
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 291.9) 378.7313.1398.0408.7446.4406.9443.0415.3409.3389.3377.4336.7

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City-data.com crime index counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Mount Vernon detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 240 (207 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.04
New York average:

3.23
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

7.2%
New York:

6.5%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +1,314 (+2.0%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (15%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (10%)
  • Health care and social assistance (10%)
  • Educational services (9%)
  • Retail trade (8%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (7%)
  • Manufacturing (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (37%)
  • Retail trade (15%)
  • Educational services (11%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (5%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)
  • Public administration (5%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (12%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (12%)
  • Transportation occupations (11%)
  • Management occupations (9%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (8%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (5%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (18%)
  • Sales and related occupations (12%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (12%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (10%)
  • Management occupations (8%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (7%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (5%)

Work and jobs in Mount Vernon: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Mount Vernon, New York

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Tornado activity:

Mount Vernon-area historical tornado activity is above New York state average. It is 41% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/15/1970, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 4.7 miles away from the Mount Vernon city center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

On 5/28/1973, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 35.9 miles away from the city center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Mount Vernon-area historical earthquake activity is near New York state average. It is 88% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 10/7/1983 at 10:18:46, a magnitude 5.3 (5.1 MB, 5.3 LG, 5.1 ML, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 211.8 miles away from the city center
On 1/16/1994 at 01:49:16, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, 4.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 122.7 miles away from Mount Vernon center
On 4/20/2002 at 10:50:47, a magnitude 5.2 (5.2 MB, 4.2 MS, 5.2 MW, 5.0 MW, Depth: 6.8 mi) earthquake occurred 247.2 miles away from the city center
On 8/22/1992 at 12:20:32, a magnitude 4.8 (4.8 MB, 3.8 MS, 4.7 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 224.1 miles away from the city center
On 1/19/1982 at 00:14:42, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 MD, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 212.2 miles away from Mount Vernon center
On 1/16/1994 at 00:42:43, a magnitude 4.2 (4.2 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 121.3 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Westchester County (19) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 13
Emergencies Declared: 6

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 9, Storms: 9, Hurricanes: 3, Blizzards: 2, Heavy Rains: 2, Landslide: 1, Power Outage: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Water Shortage: 1, Other: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Mount Vernon topographic map

Birthplace of: David Chase - Screenwriter, Denzel Washington - (born 1954), actor, Al Skinner - Basketball player-coach, Michael O'Keefe - Film actor, Davetta Sherwood - Actress, Robert Mosbacher - Energy industry businessman, Rob Astorino - Radio personality, Phil Foglio - Cartoonist, Ed Subitzky - Cartoonist, Ernest T. Cragg - General.

Hospitals and medical centers in Mount Vernon:

  • JEWISH BOARD OF FAMILY AND CHILDREN'S SERVICES (165 ESPLANADE AVE)
  • JEWISH BOARD OF FAMILY AND CHILDREN'S SERVICES ("111 NORTH 3RD AVE APT 1K, 1L, 1M")
  • MOUNT VERNON HOSPITAL (Voluntary non-profit - Private, 12 NORTH 7TH AVENUE)
  • TERENCE CARDINAL COOKE HEALTH CARE CENTER (30 SOUTH 10TH AVENUE)
  • MOUNT VERNON DIALYSIS,LLC (12 NORTH 7TH AVENUE)
  • WARTBURG HOME LTHHCP (WARTBURG PLACE)
  • THE WARTBURG HOME (BRADLEY AVENUE)
  • WESTCHESTER CENTER FOR REHABILITATION AND NURSING (10 CLAREMONT AVE)

Amtrak stations near Mount Vernon:

  • 3 miles: NEW ROCHELLE (DEPOT PLAZA NORTH) . Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for car rental service, taxi stand, public transit connection.
  • 5 miles: YONKERS (FOOT OF DOCK ST. & WELLS AVE.) . Services: fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, snack bar, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for car rental service, taxi stand, public transit connection.
  • 11 miles: LA GUARDIA AIRPORT (QUEENS, ) - Bus Station . Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, snack bar and vending machines, ATM, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, car rental agency, taxi stand.

Colleges/Universities in Mount Vernon:

  • Westchester School of Beauty Culture (Full-time enrollment: 104; Location: Six Gramatan Avenue Suite 200; Private, for-profit; Website: westchesterschoolofbeauty.com)
  • Dorothea Hopfer School of Nursing-Mt Vernon Hospital (FT enrollment: 82; Location: 53 Valentine St; Private, not-for-profit; Website: hopfer.org)

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

  • Iona College (about 3 miles; New Rochelle, NY; Full-time enrollment: 3,775)
  • The College of New Rochelle (about 3 miles; New Rochelle, NY; FT enrollment: 3,635)
  • Manhattan College (about 5 miles; Riverdale, NY; FT enrollment: 3,508)
  • CUNY Lehman College (about 5 miles; Bronx, NY; FT enrollment: 8,769)
  • Fordham University (about 5 miles; Bronx, NY; FT enrollment: 13,441)
  • Monroe College (about 6 miles; Bronx, NY; FT enrollment: 10,073)
  • CUNY Bronx Community College (about 6 miles; Bronx, NY; FT enrollment: 8,313)

Public high schools in Mount Vernon:

Private high school in Mount Vernon:

  • FORTRESS CHRISTIAN ACADEMY (Students: 35; Location: 51 N 10TH AVE; Grades: KG - 12)

Biggest public elementary/middle schools in Mount Vernon:

Private elementary/middle schools in Mount Vernon:

  • OUR LADY OF VICTORY SCHOOL (Students: 307; Location: 38 N 5TH AVE; Grades: PK - 8)
  • SACRED HEART SCHOOL (Students: 303; Location: 71 SHARPE BLVD S; Grades: PK - 8)
  • SS PETER - PAUL SCHOOL (Students: 182; Location: 125 E BIRCH ST; Grades: PK - 8)
  • ST URSULA LEARNING CENTER (Students: 45; Location: 183 RICH AVE; Grades: 4 - 8)
  • EXCELSIOR LEARNING CENTER (Students: 23; Location: 675 E LINCOLN AVE; Grades: KG - KG)
See full list of schools located in Mount Vernon

Library in Mount Vernon:

  • MOUNT VERNON PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $4,281,351; Location: 28 SOUTH FIRST AVENUE; 602,647 books; 767 e-books; 12,036 audio materials; 13,167 video materials; 14 state licensed databases; 12 other licensed databases; 532 print serial subscriptions)

User submitted facts and corrections:

  • Greater Centennial AME Zion Church, Rev. W. Darin Moore Pastor is in Mount Vernon, NY
  • JFK Airport is also near Mount Vernon Sacred Heart is a private school in Mount Vernon that was not mentioned.
  • Web site for the Mount Vernon City School District is http://www.lhric.org/mtvernon/index.asp
  • Famous person---Ben Gordon Chicago Bulls
  • JFK Airport is also near Mount Vernon Sacred Heart is a private school in Mount Vernon that was not mentioned.

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Notable locations in Mount Vernon: Bronxville Field Club (A), Fleetwood Station (B), Mount Vernon Station (C), Mount Vernon West Station (D), Mount Vernon Public Library (E), Mount Vernon City Hall (F), Seabury Memorial Home (G), Police Court Facility of Mount Vernon (H), Mount Vernon Police Station (I), Mount Vernon Fire Department Station 6 (J), Mount Vernon Fire Department Station 2 (K), Mount Vernon Fire Department Station 3 (L), Martha Wilson Home for Aged Women (M), Lincoln Building (N), Henry Enoch Kagan Community House (O), Doles Community Center (P), Dillard Home Adult Care Facility (Q), Meadowview at the Wartburg Adult Care Facility (R), The Wartburg Home (S), Westchester Center for Rehabilitation and Nursing (T). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Mount Vernon include: Trinity Episcopal Church (A), Saints Peter and Paul Roman Catholic Church (B), Saint Pauls Protestant Episcopal Church (C), Saint Francis Chapel (D), Our Lady of Victory Roman Catholic Church (E), Our Lady of Mount Carmel Roman Catholic Church (F), Mount Zion Christian Church (G), Mount Vernon Seventh Day Adventist Church (H), Mount Sinai Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: Saint Pauls Protestant Episcopal Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Reservoir: Pelham Lake (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Laurel Brook (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Parks in Mount Vernon include: Parkway Field (1), Saint Pauls Church National Historic Site (2), Glover's Field (3), Hunt Woods Park (4), Hartley Park (5), Memorial Field (6), Brush Memorial Park (7), Cohn Park (8), Villa Park (9). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attractions: Adept New American Folk Center & Museum (325 Hawthorne Terrace), Bill of Rights Museum St Pauls National Histrc STE (897 South Columbus Avenue), County Amusement CO (Amusement & Theme Parks; 19 Beechwood Avenue), County Amusmnt CO (Amusement & Theme Parks; 19 Beechwood Avenue).

Court: Mt Vernon City - City Court (Roosevelt Square).

Westchester County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2012 was 102. This is worse than average.

City:

102
U.S.:

74

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2012 was 0.241. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 3.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.241
U.S.:

0.303

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 17.6. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 3.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

17.6
U.S.:

6.6

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 1.80. This is about average. Closest monitor was 0.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.80
U.S.:

1.93

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 26.0. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 3.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

26.0
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2004 was 17.4. This is about average. Closest monitor was 6.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

17.4
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 8.08. This is about average. Closest monitor was 3.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.08
U.S.:

9.14

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2008 was 0.0125. This is about average. Closest monitor was 3.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0125
U.S.:

0.0147
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 17.1%
(7.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 21.9% for Black residents, 20.3% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 20.1% for other race residents, 11.5% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.5 people
New York:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  62.2%
Whole state:  63.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  5.9%
Whole state:  6.8%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.4% of all households

People in group quarters in Mount Vernon in 2010:

  • 418 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 150 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
  • 148 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 106 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 11 people in correctional facilities intended for juveniles

People in group quarters in Mount Vernon in 2000:

  • 517 people in nursing homes
  • 129 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 31 people in homes for the physically handicapped
  • 21 people in other nonhousehold living situations
  • 13 people in schools, hospitals, or wards for the mentally retarded
  • 10 people in other group homes
  • 9 people in halfway houses
  • 6 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 6 people in religious group quarters
  • 5 people in homes for the mentally retarded

Mount Vernon, New York environmental map by EPA

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Mount Vernon compared to New York state average:

  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage above state average.

Banks with branches in Mount Vernon (2011 data):

  • JPMorgan Chase Bank, National Association: South Fulton Avenue Branch, Fleetwood Branch, Mt. Vernon Drive-In Branch, Fleetwood Branch, Mount Vernon Branch. Info updated 2011/11/10: Bank assets: $1,811,678.0 mil, Deposits: $1,190,738.0 mil, headquarters in Columbus, OH, positive income, International Specialization, 5577 total offices, Holding Company: Jpmorgan Chase & Co.
  • Capital One, National Association: Fleetwood Branch at 510 Gramatan Avenue, branch established on 1947/12/01; Mount Vernon Branch at 22 East First Street, branch established on 1871/01/01. Info updated 2011/07/01: Bank assets: $133,477.8 mil, Deposits: $97,063.7 mil, headquarters in Mclean, VA, positive income, 984 total offices, Holding Company: Capital One Financial Corporation
  • HSBC Bank USA, National Association: Fleetwood Branch at 567 Gramatan Avenue, branch established on 1986/09/29; Mount Vernon Branch at 123 Gramatan Avenue, branch established on 1971/11/30. Info updated 2010/11/30: Bank assets: $206,009.7 mil, Deposits: $149,026.8 mil, headquarters in Mc Lean, VA, positive income, 474 total offices, Holding Company: Hsbc Holdings Plc
  • Community Mutual Savings Bank: Mount Vernon Branch at 40 East First Street, branch established on 2007/04/03. Info updated 2011/07/21: Bank assets: $259.7 mil, Deposits: $202.9 mil, headquarters in White Plains, NY, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 6 total offices
  • Bank of America, National Association: Fleetwood Gramatan Avenue Branch at 572 Gramatan Avenue, branch established on 2004/05/20. Info updated 2009/11/18: Bank assets: $1,451,969.3 mil, Deposits: $1,077,176.8 mil, headquarters in Charlotte, NC, positive income, 5782 total offices, Holding Company: Bank Of America Corporation
  • RBS Citizens, National Association: Mt. Vernon S&S Branch at 240 East Sandford Blvd, branch established on 2007/07/25. Info updated 2007/09/19: Bank assets: $106,940.6 mil, Deposits: $75,690.2 mil, headquarters in Providence, RI, positive income, 1135 total offices, Holding Company: Uk Financial Investments Limited
  • Hudson Valley Bank, National Association: Mount Vernon Branch at 403 East Sanford Boulevard, branch established on 1993/02/16. Info updated 2012/03/13: Bank assets: $2,794.2 mil, Deposits: $2,433.4 mil, headquarters in Stamford, CT, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 36 total offices, Holding Company: Hudson Valley Holding Corp.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

12.8
New York average:

13.9

Mount Vernon travel time to work - commute Mount Vernon mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (57%)
  • Utility gas (34%)
  • Electricity (6%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)
  • No fuel used (1%)

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Religion statistics for Mount Vernon city (based on Westchester County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic435,590100
Other75,029114
Mainline Protestant46,854176
Evangelical Protestant28,915209
Black Protestant17,81438
Orthodox5,45816
None339,453-
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: 417
Westchester County:

4.39 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

4.13 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 5
This county:

0.05 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.06 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 71
Westchester County:

0.75 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

0.92 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 111
Westchester County:

1.17 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.68 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 904
Here:

9.52 / 10,000 pop.
State:

8.82 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

7.6%
New York:

8.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Westchester County:

19.1%
New York:

23.8%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

17.8%
State:

15.6%
Local government employment and payroll (March 2013)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 23$144,955$75,6295$12,505
Other Government Administration 15$77,501$62,0014$17,170
Judicial and Legal 9$55,080$73,4401$748
Police Protection - Officers 199$1,386,878$83,6310$0
Police - Other 20$81,646$48,98832$36,230
Firefighters 135$940,441$83,5950$0
Fire - Other 15$66,823$53,4580$0
Correction 5$17,367$41,6810$0
Streets and Highways 17$95,441$67,3700$0
Welfare 1$4,722$56,6641$1,860
Health 1$3,751$45,0120$0
Solid Waste Management 82$360,895$52,8140$0
Sewerage 6$43,211$86,4220$0
Parks and Recreation 16$85,361$64,0210$0
Housing and Community Development(Local) 15$63,686$50,9492$5,300
Water Supply 29$150,016$62,0760$0
Local Libraries 28$123,632$52,98515$17,958
Other and Unallocable 114$301,932$31,7820$0
Totals for Government 730$4,003,338$65,80860$91,771

Mount Vernon government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Construction - Police Protection: $800,000 ($11.73)
    Regular Highways: $664,000 ($9.73)
    Sewerage: $242,000 ($3.55)
    General: $125,000 ($1.83)
    General Public Buildings: $65,000 ($0.95)
  • Current Operations - General - Other: $14,153,000 ($207.45)
    Police Protection: $13,014,000 ($190.75)
    Fire Protection: $9,912,000 ($145.29)
    Welfare, Cash Assistance - Other: $7,088,000 ($103.89)
    Solid Waste Management: $3,888,000 ($56.99)
    Water Utilities: $3,498,000 ($51.27)
    Libraries: $3,319,000 ($48.65)
    Parks & Recreation: $2,509,000 ($36.78)
    General Public Buildings: $2,224,000 ($32.60)
    Central Staff Services: $2,092,000 ($30.66)
    Financial Administration: $1,221,000 ($17.90)
    Regular Highways: $1,157,000 ($16.96)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,154,000 ($16.91)
    Housing & Community Development: $1,056,000 ($15.48)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $484,000 ($7.09)
    Sewerage: $321,000 ($4.71)
    Corrections - Other: $186,000 ($2.73)
    Health Services - Other: $94,000 ($1.38)
    Parking Facilities: $20,000 ($0.29)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $2,423,000 ($35.52)
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - Financial Administration: $83,000 ($1.22)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Housing & Community Development: $2,573,000 ($37.71)
    General - Other: $796,000 ($11.67)
    Fire Protection: $134,000 ($1.96)
    Judicial: $17,000 ($0.25)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $35,869,000 ($525.75)

Mount Vernon government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - All Other: $1,841,000 ($26.98)
    Parking Facilities: $1,358,000 ($19.91)
    Housing & Community Development: $490,000 ($7.18)
    Parks & Recreation: $134,000 ($1.96)
    Solid Waste Management: $1,000 ($0.01)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Public Welfare: $6,878,000 ($100.81)
    All Other: $3,837,000 ($56.24)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $410,000 ($6.01)
    Highways: $14,000 ($0.21)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $4,438,000 ($65.05)
    Interest Earnings: $2,684,000 ($39.34)
    Property Sale Other: $30,000 ($0.44)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $4,459,000 ($65.36)
    Transit Utilities: $0 ($0.00)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $4,940,000 ($72.41)
    All Other: $1,755,000 ($25.72)
    Highways: $575,000 ($8.43)
    Health & Hospitals: $60,000 ($0.88)
  • Tax - Property: $30,975,000 ($454.02)
    Total General Sales: $10,737,000 ($157.38)
    NEC: $2,830,000 ($41.48)
    Public Utilities: $1,115,000 ($16.34)

Mount Vernon government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Industrial Revenue: $20,173,000 ($295.69)
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $9,000,000 ($131.92)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $8,065,000 ($118.21)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $18,577,000 ($272.29)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $1,596,000 ($23.39)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $935,000 ($13.70)
  • Short Term Debt Outstanding - Beginning: $133,000 ($1.95)
    End of Fiscal Year: $124,000 ($1.82)

Mount Vernon government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Bond Fund - Cash & Deposits: $1,038,000 ($15.21)
  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $23,621,000 ($346.23)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $18,668,000 ($273.63)

4.69% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($82,812 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.69%
New York average:

5.06%

0.09% of residents moved from foreign countries ($2,375 average AGI)
Westchester County:

0.09%
New York average:

0.08%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Bronx County, NY  1.11% ($50,059 average AGI)
from New York County, NY  0.58% ($156,680)
from Queens County, NY  0.27% ($66,065)


5.02% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($78,312 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.02%
New York average:

5.46%

0.10% of residents moved to foreign countries ($2,699 average AGI)
Westchester County:

0.10%
New York average:

0.11%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to New York County, NY  0.62% ($94,545 average AGI)
to Bronx County, NY  0.55% ($38,164)
to Fairfield County, CT  0.42% ($139,328)

Strongest AM radio stations in Mount Vernon:

  • WFAN (660 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WCBS (880 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WABC (770 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WABC-AM RADIO, INC.)
  • WBBR (1130 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: BLOOMBERG COMMUNICATIONS INC.)
  • WOR (710 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: BUCKLEY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WMCA (570 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF NEW YORK, LLC)
  • WEPN (1050 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: NEW YORK AM RADIO, LLC)
  • WADO (1280 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WADO-AM LICENSE CORP.)
  • WINS (1010 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WQEW (1560 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: THE NEW YORK TIMES ELECTRONIC MEDIA COMPANY)
  • WLIB (1190 AM; 30 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: ICBC BROADCAST HOLDINGS-NY, INC.)
  • WWRL (1600 AM; 25 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: ACCESS.1 COMMUNICATIONS CORP.-NY)
  • WGSM (740 AM; 25 kW; HUNTINGTON, NY; Owner: K RADIO LICENSEE, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Mount Vernon:

  • WPLJ (95.5 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WPLJ-FM RADIO, INC.)
  • WKCR-FM (89.9 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN NEW YORK)
  • WFUV (90.7 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: FORDHAM UNIVERSITY)
  • WRTN (93.5 FM; NEW ROCHELLE, NY; Owner: HUDSON-WESTCHESTER RADIO, INC.)
  • WFDU (89.1 FM; TEANECK, NJ; Owner: FAIRLEIGH DICKINSON UNIVERSITY)
  • WKTU (103.5 FM; LAKE SUCCESS, NY; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, LLC)
  • WFAS-FM (103.9 FM; WHITE PLAINS, NY; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WQCD (101.9 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WAXQ (104.3 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: AMFM NEW YORK LICENSES, LLC)
  • WHTZ (100.3 FM; NEWARK, NJ; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WWPR-FM (105.1 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WCBS-FM (101.1 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WCAA (105.9 FM; NEWARK, NJ; Owner: WADO-AM LICENSE CORP. ("WADO"))
  • WBAI (99.5 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: PACIFICA FOUNDATION, INC.)
  • WBLS (107.5 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: ICBC BROADCAST HOLDINGS-NY, INC.)
  • WLTW (106.7 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: AMFM NEW YORK LICENSES, LLC)
  • WQXR-FM (96.3 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: THE NEW YORK TIMES ELECTRONIC MEDIA COMPANY)
  • WSKQ-FM (97.9 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WSKQ LICENSING, INC.)
  • WXRK (92.3 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WQHT (97.1 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: EMMIS LICENSE CORPORATION OF NEW YORK)

TV broadcast stations around Mount Vernon:

  • W38CL (Channel 38; BRONX, NY; Owner: RENARD COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • W68DN (Channel 68; CHERRY HILL, ETC., NJ; Owner: MARCIA COHEN)
  • WNYW (Channel 5; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • WCBS-TV (Channel 2; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: CBS BROADCASTING INC.)
  • WXNY-LP (Channel 32; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: ISLAND BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WNJU (Channel 47; LINDEN, NJ; Owner: WNJU LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WABC-TV (Channel 7; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: AMERICAN BROADCASTING COMPANIES, INC)
  • WPIX (Channel 11; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WPIX, INC.)
  • WWOR-TV (Channel 9; SECAUCUS, NJ; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • WFUT (Channel 68; NEWARK, NJ; Owner: UNIVISION NEW YORK LLC)
  • WNYE-TV (Channel 25; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: NEW YORK CITY BOARD OF EDUCATION)
  • WPXN-TV (Channel 31; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WNBC (Channel 4; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: NATIONAL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WNET (Channel 13; NEWARK, NJ; Owner: EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WXTV (Channel 41; PATERSON, NJ; Owner: WXTV LICENSE PARTNERSHIP, G.P.)
  • WKOB-LP (Channel 53; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WKOB COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WEBR-CA (Channel 17; MANHATTAN, NY; Owner: K LICENSEE INC.)
  • WRNN-LP (Channel 57; NYACK, NY; Owner: LP NYACK LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • W60AI (Channel 60; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: VENTANA TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WNYX-LP (Channel 35; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: ISLAND BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • W33BS (Channel 33; DARIEN, CT; Owner: CT&T BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WNYN-LP (Channel 39; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: ISLAND BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WNXY-LP (Channel 26; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: ISLAND BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WPXO-LP (Channel 34; EAST ORANGE, NJ; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LPTV, INC.)
  • WFME-TV (Channel 66; WEST MILFORD, NJ; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Mount Vernon fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2013 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 60Number of bridges
  • 354m1,161ftTotal length
  • $178,873,000Total costs
  • 1,465,412Total average daily traffic
  • 73,065Total average daily truck traffic

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 5Before 1900
  • 51900-1909
  • 21910-1919
  • 71920-1929
  • 71930-1939
  • 11940-1949
  • 21950-1959
  • 221960-1969
  • 61970-1979
  • 31980-1989
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Mount Vernon, NY

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

5
  • 12 N 7th Ave (Lat: 40.912611 Lon: -73.839583), Type: Building, Structure height: 31 m, Overall height: 33 m, Call Sign: KNNR627
    Assigned Frequencies: 157.450 MHz
    Grant Date: 04/11/1996, Expiration Date: 04/11/2001, Cancellation Date: 06/17/2001, Certifier: William E Denholm
    Registrant: Mount Vernon Hospital, 12 N 7th Ave, Mount Vernon, NY 10550, Phone: (914) 664-8000, Fax: (914) 664-1046
  • 59 Putnam Ave (Lat: 40.911222 Lon: -73.849583), Call Sign: KNCP888, Licensee ID: L00052874
    Assigned Frequencies: 43.4800 MHz
    Grant Date: 01/08/2002, Expiration Date: 01/15/2012, Cancellation Date: 03/17/2012
    Registrant: Cross County Asphalt Corp, 59 Putnam St, Mount Vernon, NY 10550-1035, Phone: (914) 699-5495
  • 600 Garden Ave (Lat: 40.900556 Lon: -73.818056), Call Sign: WQCE586
    Assigned Frequencies: 462.462 MHz, 467.462 MHz, 467.187 MHz, 467.512 MHz, 467.487 MHz, 462.187 MHz
    Grant Date: 02/15/2005, Expiration Date: 02/15/2015, Certifier: Joan Anderberg
    Registrant: Advanced Wireless Communications, 20809 Kensington Blvd., Lakeville, MN 55021, Phone: (952) 469-5400, Email:
  • 12 North 7th Avenue (Lat: 40.912611 Lon: -73.839583), Type: Bant, Structure height: 31 m, Overall height: 33 m, Call Sign: WQCS571
    Assigned Frequencies: 463.025 MHz, 463.050 MHz, 463.075 MHz, 463.100 MHz, 463.125 MHz, 463.150 MHz, 463.175 MHz, 462.950 MHz, 462.975 MHz, 155.220 MHz... (+3 more)
    Grant Date: 05/16/2005, Expiration Date: 05/16/2015, Certifier: Robert Delano
    Registrant: Radio Licensing Services, 4700 Se International Way, Milwaukie, OR 97222, Phone: (503) 794-3761, Fax: (503) 794-3759, Email:
  • 52-FLEETWOOD, Mta Rail Station - Fleetwood (Lat: 40.926667 Lon: -73.840278), Type: Bant, Structure height: 15.3 m, Call Sign: WQEC834
    Assigned Frequencies: 851.037 MHz, 851.537 MHz, 852.037 MHz, 852.537 MHz, 853.037 MHz
    Grant Date: 12/28/2005, Expiration Date: 12/28/2015, Cancellation Date: 01/14/2011, Certifier: Thomas J Cowper
    Registrant: Nys Dhses Office Of Interoperable And Emergency Communications, State Office Campus Building 22, 1220 Washington Ave, Albany, NY 12226, Phone: (518) 322-4912, Fax: (518) 322-4975, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

86 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Mount Vernon)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

5
  • Aircraft: GRUMMAN AMERICAN AVN. CORP. AA-5B (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: LYCOMING O&VO-360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 384LV , Serial Number: AA5B0583, Year manufactured: 1977, Airworthiness Date: 09/09/1977
    Registrant (Individual): Lee C Verrone, 369 Hayward Ave, Mount Vernon, NY 10552
  • Aircraft: FAIRCHILD F-27F (Category: Land, Engines: 2, Seats: 61, Weight: 20,000+ Pounds, Speed: 225 mph), Engine: ROLLS-ROYC DART 529 (2154 HP) (Turbo-prop)
    N-Number: 432NA , Serial Number: 35, Year manufactured: 1959, Airworthiness Date: 02/05/1959
    Registrant (Individual): Joyce Jackson Ventrice, 113 N 10th Ave, Mount Vernon, NY 10550
    Deregistered: Cancel Date: 09/04/1977
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 150G (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-200 SERIES (100 HP) (4 Cycle)
    N-Number: 4660X , Serial Number: 15064710, Year manufactured: 1966, Airworthiness Date: 07/29/1966
    Registrant (Individual): Robert Banasik, 673 Locust St Apt 3f, Mount Vernon, NY 10552
  • Aircraft: AERO COMMANDER 500-B (Category: Land, Engines: 2, Seats: 7, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 172 mph), Engine: LYCOMING TI0-540 SER (310 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 6290X , Serial Number: 500B-1178-91, Year manufactured: 1962, Airworthiness Date: 03/23/1962
    Registrant (Corporation): Delcor Electronics Inc, 260 E 3rd St, Mount Vernon, NY 10553
  • Aircraft: MOONEY M20J (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 126 mph), Engine: LYCOMING I0360 SER A&C (200 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 782DJ , Serial Number: 24-1592, Airworthiness Date: 08/27/1986
    Registrant (Individual): Welber Virtue, 87 Brookside Ave, Mount Vernon, NY 10553

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 20 full tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED102$339,118123$205,707243$294,8859$153,77811$770,72713$244,3080$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED8$354,37515$248,60050$279,20011$55,6360$00$01$241,000
APPLICATIONS DENIED52$353,82794$206,681292$310,15157$67,2985$405,40031$222,3873$110,333
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN33$335,97022$215,318112$332,10710$273,9001$500,0008$286,0001$300,000
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS9$390,66714$265,00065$277,9083$105,0000$02$295,0000$0

Detailed mortgage data for all 20 tracts in Mount Vernon, NY

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 18 full tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED32$174,8446$293,500
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED16$244,9385$283,200
APPLICATIONS DENIED10$167,2004$204,750
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN9$222,8890$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS4$251,0000$0

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 103
  • Hazardous Condition: 122

Incident types - Mount Vernon

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Mount Vernon, NY
Most common first names in Mount Vernon, NY among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary57279.2 years
John53172.4 years
Joseph43373.6 years
William40574.0 years
James37671.5 years
Anna28383.3 years
George26573.5 years
Charles26073.6 years
Frank23975.2 years
Rose23780.4 years
Most common last names in Mount Vernon, NY among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith20471.8 years
Brown18072.2 years
Williams15672.7 years
Johnson15172.8 years
Jones14474.2 years
Miller7575.6 years
Harris7370.6 years
Green7067.2 years
Robinson6573.2 years
Taylor6474.8 years
Businesses in Mount Vernon, NY
NameCountNameCount
Bed Bath & Beyond1Nike2
CVS2Payless1
Domino's Pizza1Penske1
Dunkin Donuts4Rite Aid1
Famous Footwear1Starbucks1
FedEx7Stop & Shop1
GNC1Target1
H&R Block2U-Haul2
Jones New York2UPS4
KFC1YMCA1
McDonald's2

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