Mount Vernon, New York

city in Westchester County, New York, United States

Mount Vernon is the 8th most populated city in the State of New York. It is in south central Westchester County. The city's neighbors include the Bronx on the south, and Yonkers on the west, separated by the Bronx River. Mount Vernon is primarily African American.

Church and war memorial in Mount Vernon

Anne Hutchinson started Mount Vernon in the 1640s in New Netherland which later became New York.