Vandalia, OH

Vandalia profile

Living in Vandalia

Vandalia is a medium-sized city located in the state of Ohio. With a population of 14,997 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Vandalia is the 119th largest community in Ohio.

Unlike some cities, Vandalia isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Vandalia are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Vandalia is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Vandalia who work in office and administrative support (15.86%), sales jobs (12.45%), and management occupations (9.06%).

The citizens of Vandalia are slightly better educated than the national average of 21.84% for all cities and towns, with 24.84% of adults in Vandalia having a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.

The per capita income in Vandalia in 2018 was $34,516, which is wealthy relative to Ohio, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $138,064 for a family of four. However, Vandalia contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

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 French.

The most common language spoken in Vandalia is English. Other important languages spoken here include Polish and Arabic.