Mount Vernon, MO 65712 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 65712: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Mount Vernon, MO 65712

Not Acceptable, USPS
Hoberg, MO 65712

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Lawrence County
  • Centroid: Latitude 37.099, Longitude -93.816
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 352
  • PO Box Addresses: 150
  • Residential Addresses: 3,263
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 101
    • Single Family Addresses: 3,162

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Database updated: August 1, 2018, Maps updated: August 1, 2018.

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Mount Vernon, MO 65712 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 8,659
Population in Households 8,263
Population in Familes 6,745
Population in Group Qrtrs 396
Population Density2 69
Diversity Index3 15


Median Household Income $42,779
Average Household Income $57,387
Per Capita Income $22,673


Total Housing Units 3,625 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,297 (63.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,001 (27.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 327 ( 9.0%)
Median Home Value $128,091
Average Home Value $155,475


Total Households 3,298
Average Household Size 2.51
Family Households 2,231
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.3% 0.31%
Households 0.09% 0.21%
Families -0.02% 0.13%
Median Household Income   0.86%
Per Capita Income   1.44%

Mount Vernon, MO 65712 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 65712 to the other 1,009 ZIP Codes in Missouri by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 214 79th
Population Density # 312 69th
Diversity Index # 360 65th
Median Household Income # 590 42nd
Per Capita Income # 598 41st

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