Mount Vernon Real Estate Listings and Information

Mount Vernon

Mt. Vernon is a growing community rich in history. Located along the old Lincoln Highway, Mt. Vernon has been an attractive small town for over a century. Conveniently situated at the meeting of Highway 1, a main thoroughfare to Iowa City, and Highway 30, which runs between Cedar Rapids and Chicago, Mt Vernon has a little something for everyone.

Mt. Vernon is home to Cornell College, a private school that offers a top notch education. Ranked by US News and World report in the top tier of national liberal arts colleges, Cornell gives home to some of the smartest people in Iowa.

As home to such a great school, it’s no wonder Mt. Vernon Schools offer the best academics for their students. Participating in the Advanced Placement Program, students in Mt Vernon earn high scores on every state and national test administered. Mt Vernon schools excel in sports and extra curricular programs, giving students a broad variety of options.

Located between two of the best shopping areas in Iowa, Mt. Vernon is a dream home for anyone looking for small town life with big city amenities. Coralville Mall in the Iowa City area is only 20 minutes south, while 20 minutes west lies Lindale Mall in Cedar Rapids. Not to mention all of the shopping the historic downtown of Mt Vernon offers.

Mt. Vernon offers great dining options, with several in town restaurants. Lincoln Wine Bar, is a charming place with live music and  spectacular Neapolitan-style pizza in a very relaxed setting. Just down the street lies Skillet Café, another great restaurant which offers almost strictly skillet meals. Don’t like the local options? Mt. Vernon is home to many different fast food restaurants, and only a 20 minute drive either south to Iowa City or west to Cedar Rapids for more chain restaurants and big city options.

With top notch education, convenient location, and a plethora of dining, shopping, and entertainment options, Mt. Vernon is a perfect new place to call home.

Mount Vernon

Active Market Stats
  • 38 Listings For Sale
  • $240,793 Average Listing Price
  • $139 Average Listing Price per Square Foot
Sold Market Stats
  • 1 Properties Sold

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