Mt. Vernon, VA Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 10,926 housing units in Mt. Vernon. This represents a 0.8% growth from 10,834 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 10,926 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Mt. Vernon is about 64.1%. Mt. Vernon's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 3.2%. Average household size is 2.7 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Mt. Vernon were built after 1972.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type2.60%
One Bedroom13.30%
Two Bedrooms24.70%
Three Bedrooms28.10%
Four Bedrooms24.10%
Five Bedrooms or more7.20%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.71
Median year structure was built1970
Median Value of occupied units$190,800
Median Price asked for vacant units$341,200

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.69
Median year structure was built1976
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$745

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.20%
Second Mortgage10.80%
Home Equity Loan9.90%
Simple Mortgage62.70%
Debt Free16.40%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs19.6%