Vevay is a very small town located in the state of Indiana. With a population of 1,679 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Vevay is the 240th largest community in Indiana. Vevay has a large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic towns in the country.
Unlike some towns where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Vevay is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Vevay is a town of service providers, sales and office workers, and production and manufacturing workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Vevay who work in office and administrative support (11.86%), food service (9.83%), and sales jobs (9.20%).
The town is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, Vevay has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Vevay a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
Being a small town, Vevay does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
The population of Vevay has a very low overall level of education: only 8.07% of people over 25 hold a 4-year college degree or higher.
The per capita income in Vevay in 2010 was $22,116, which is upper middle income relative to Indiana, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $88,464 for a family of four. However, Vevay contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Vevay home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Vevay residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Vevay include Irish, English, French , and Scots-Irish.
The most common language spoken in Vevay is English. Other important languages spoken here include Tagalog and Spanish.