Vandalia is a medium-sized city located in the state of Ohio. With a population of 15,209 people and four constituent neighborhoods, Vandalia is the 120th largest community in Ohio.
Vandalia is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Vandalia is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Vandalia who work in office and administrative support (16.44%), sales jobs (10.46%), and management occupations (8.82%).
The population of Vandalia overall has a level of education that is slightly above the US average for all US cities and towns of 21.84%. Of adults 25 and older in Vandalia, 24.58% have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Vandalia in 2018 was $35,058, which is wealthy relative to Ohio, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $140,232 for a family of four. However, Vandalia contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Vandalia is a somewhat ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Vandalia home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Vandalia residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Vandalia include German, Irish, English, Italian, and Scottish.
The most common language spoken in Vandalia is English. Other important languages spoken here include Polish and Tagalog.