About Mount Vernon
Located on Interstate 5, Mount Vernon is conveniently located mid-way between Seattle, Washington, and Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. Mount Vernon is the regional center for financial, technology, cultural, legal, health care, education and government.
Mount Vernon offers a vibrant mix of office, retail, restaurants and professional services on the banks of the beautiful Skagit River. It’s also one of the few areas in the country that offers high speed, state-of-the-art fiber optic technology.
Nestled between the San Juan Islands in the Puget Sound to the west and the Cascade Mountains with the scenic Cascade Loop drive to the east, Mount Vernon is known for its spectacular natural environment. It’s also home to the world-famous Skagit Valley Tulip Festival, which attracts one million visitors annually .
So, discover our stunning natural environment. Celebrate our strong sense of community. Take advantage of our economic future and our ability to unleash the possibilities of our residents and business owners.