Mount Vernon Posey County, Indiana

Mount Vernon: City in Posey County, Indiana, United States of America

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Mount Vernon is a city located in the county of Posey in the U.S. state of Indiana. Its population at the 2010 census was 6,687 and a population density of 897 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 6,426 inhabitants.

The city was created 233 years ago in 1787.

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Down main from courthouse
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Mount Vernon is located at 37°55'56"N 87°53'42"W (37.9322700, -87.8950300).

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Mount Vernon forecast: A chance of rain showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 66. West wind 6 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. more

Mount Vernon Quick Facts

Population : 6,426 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Indiana (United States)
County : Posey County
Postal code : 47620
Phone Area Codes : 812
Area : 7.46 km2
Altitude : 400 feet / 122 meters
Capital city : Mount Vernon is capital of Posey County
Establishment : January 01, 1788 (233 years ago)
Time Zone : Central Time Zone
Local time : 08:31:05 (28th October 2021)
Density : 862 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -4.06% (2010-2020)
Weather : 66℉ Chance Rain Showers 7-days weather


According to census records, the population of Mount Vernon decreased by 4.06% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 6,687 - census
2011 6,743 0.83% estimation process
2012 6,720 -0.34% estimation process
2013 6,704 -0.24% estimation process
2014 6,689 -0.22% estimation process
2015 6,659 -0.45% estimation process
2016 6,629 -0.45% estimation process
2017 6,599 -0.45% estimation process
2018 6,565 -0.52% estimation process
2019 6,502 -0.97% estimation process
2020 6,426 -1.18% estimation process

Mount Vernon zip code is 47620. County name: Posey, County fips: 18129

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People born in Mount Vernon (13)

People born in Mount Vernon, including Union Army general Alvin Peterson Hovey, astronomer Francis Preserved Leavenworth, politician William E. Wilson, you can see a list of people who born in Mount Vernon.

Schools in Mount Vernon

College & universities near Mount Vernon, IN

Code Name City ZIP
151306 University of Southern Indiana Evansville (IN) 47712

Stations (8)

Amtrak & bus stations near Mount Vernon, IN

Code Name Address Type
EVN Evansville, IN 119 Northwest 6th Street BUS
MDV Madisonville, KY 4765 Hanson Road BUS
MAI Marion, IL 2100 West Main Street BUS
MVI Mt. Vernon, IL 102 Potomac Boulevard BUS
VNA Vienna, IL 504 West Vine Street BUS

Post offices near Mount Vernon

Post Office Name City ZIP
Mount Vernon Post Office Mount Vernon (IN) 47620

Other places with the same name (19)

Other cities in Posey County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Posey County , IN.

City Name Population Title
Springfield 3,924 Human settlement in Indiana, United States of America
Oak Grove 1,565 Township in Benton County, Indiana
Poseyville 1,031 Town in Indiana, United States
New Harmony 747 Human settlement in Posey County, Indiana, United States of America
Cynthiana 532 Human settlement in Posey County, Indiana, United States of America
Prairie 207 City in United States of America
Griffin 167 Town in Indiana, USA

Distance to Other Cities

Mount Vernon distances to largest Indiana cities