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MT. VERNON

There are many communities that claim the title of “Small-Town America” but few reflect it in the way that Mount Vernon does! From the historic downtown square where you find public gatherings on the lawn of the courthouse to the growing commercial business strip along the I-44 corridor less than 30 minutes from Springfield, Mount Vernon is a unique community, rich in history and rural values. Home to the annual Apple Butter Makin’ Days, this town of 5000 friendly residents welcome nearly ten times that amount when the downtown area is transformed each fall into one of the best arts and crafts festival for three fun-filled days. This Lawrence County seat was also home to one of the city's earliest and most famous teachers Harold Bell Wright, who later became the most popular writer of the day when he published"The Shepherd of the Hills". This classic book made the Branson area famous and featured many local residents, and the original shepherd of Mutton Hollow (James Marion Woods) lies buried in Williams Cemetery west of town. As with most small Missouri communities, war has shaped the town's modest rural roots. During the Civil War, both Confederate and Federal troops were headquartered in Mt. Vernon. One significant clash took place in 1862 when General Samuel Curtis' troops captured a rebel outpost in town, replacing the "stars and bars" with the "stars and stripes" from atop the county's courthouse. The incident has since been referred to as the "Rebel Flag Incident." More than 100 different regiments either camped or passed through Mt. Vernon during the war. Mt. Vernon residents and city officials are proud of their park facilities, seven in all. The largest park in the city can be found north of the downtown area. The "Underwood Spirit of 76" park complex features an Olympic-sized pool, four baseball fields, tennis courts and a "Mighty Mite" football field, along with a picnic area that winds along the tranquil waters of Williams Creek.  Other Mt. Vernon parks and places of interest include: Jones Memorial and Chapel, built in 1961 as a "thank you" to the people by Lawrence K. Jones, is located northeast of town, adjacent to the golf course. The stone building houses a wedding chapel and meeting hall and the Lawrence County Historical Society Museum. The museum and cabin are open from 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. on Sundays from Memorial Day weekend through October and by appointment. Located just across from the "Underwood Spirit of '76" park is the Williams Creek Fishing Pond,which offers handicapped accessible fishing piers and a popular walking path as well as a spacious picnic area The site of Mt. Vernon's Veteran's Memorial, Wynne Park is located on the business loop and provides playground equipment and a picnic area. Named after the family who donated the land, Gibbs Park near the downtown Square offers a pavilion and various playground equipment for children. Nestled in big shade trees, the Gary Ewing Park is a perfect spot for family and community gatherings. It is located on the east side of the city's 9-hole golf course. Mt. Vernon is located along Interstate 44, midway between Springfield and Joplin. It is the gateway to Rt. 265, the scenic "Ozark Mountain Parkway" shortcut to the Branson area. 

48 Results Price (low to high)
8
$30,225 For Sale
408 Gibbs Street
Mt Vernon, MO 65712
2 beds, 1 bath | Single Family Home
1,298 sq ft; lot: 10542 sq ft
19
$46,000 For Sale
411 West Dallas Street
Mt Vernon, MO 65712
3 beds, 1 bath | Single Family Home
1,386 sq ft; lot: 7841 sq ft
34
$68,500 For Sale
904 Walnut Terrace Drive
Mt Vernon, MO 65712
2 beds, 1 bath | Single Family Home
988 sq ft; lot: 4792 sq ft
7
$69,900 New For Sale
922 Shafer Street
Mt Vernon, MO 65712
3 beds, 2 baths | Single Family Home
1,558 sq ft; lot: 11326 sq ft
12
$71,500 For Sale
221 Roberts Drive
Mt Vernon, MO 65712
3 beds, 2 baths | Single Family Home
1,815 sq ft; lot: 0.63 acres
20
$75,000 For Sale
13125 Lawrence 2155
Mt Vernon, MO 65712
3 beds, 2 baths | Single Family Home
3,600 sq ft; lot: 1 acre
25
$79,900 For Sale
17665 Lawrence 2075
Mt Vernon, MO 65712
3 beds, 2 baths | Single Family Home
1,680 sq ft; lot: 0.6012 acres
3
$80,000 For Sale
953 Sunshine Drive
Mt Vernon, MO 65712
2 beds, 1 bath | Single Family Home
1,122 sq ft; lot: 8712 sq ft
3
$80,000 For Sale
431 West 1st Street
Mt Vernon, MO 65712
2 units | Multi Family Home
8712 sq ft
18
$97,640 For Sale
1335 Kevin Dr.
Mt Vernon, MO 65712
3 beds, 2 baths | Single Family Home
1,400 sq ft; lot: 14331 sq ft
13
$98,500 For Sale
7904 Lawrence 2150
Mt Vernon, MO 65712
2 beds, 1 bath | Single Family Home
1,070 sq ft; lot: 8.77 acres
21
$98,500 For Sale
923 Shafer Street
Mt Vernon, MO 65712
3 beds, 1 bath | Single Family Home
1,092 sq ft; lot: 11099 sq ft
2
$99,500 For Sale
630 Spring Park Boulevard
Mt Vernon, MO 65712
2 beds, 1 bath | Single Family Home
1,176 sq ft; lot: 2.04 acres
20
$99,900 For Sale
605 East Center Street
Mt Vernon, MO 65712
3 beds, 2 baths | Single Family Home
2,178 sq ft; lot: 16117 sq ft
13
$109,000 For Sale
603 King Street
Mt Vernon, MO 65712
2 beds, 1 full, 1 partial baths | Single Family Home
1,257 sq ft; lot: 9060 sq ft
25
$115,000 For Sale
703-707 East Kirby Street
Mt Vernon, MO 65712
2 units | Multi Family Home
10890 sq ft
24
$119,500 For Sale
101 West North Street
Mt Vernon, MO 65712
3 beds, 1 full, 1 partial baths | Single Family Home
3,492 sq ft; lot: 7405 sq ft
28
$125,000 For Sale
9932 Lawrence 1132
Mt Vernon, MO 65712
3 beds, 2 baths | Single Family Home
1,140 sq ft; lot: 4.31 acres
24
$128,000 For Sale
1257 West Hayward Drive
Mt Vernon, MO 65712
4 beds, 2 baths | Single Family Home
1,970 sq ft; lot: 0.5 acres
55
$135,000 For Sale
514 East Center Street
Mt Vernon, MO 65712
4 beds, 2 baths | Single Family Home
2,166 sq ft; lot: 13068 sq ft

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