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.
Unlike some towns, Vevay isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Vevay are a mix 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 (13.30%), sales jobs (12.13%), and law enforcement and fire fighting (7.75%).
Residents will find that the town is relatively quiet. This is because it is not over-populated, and it has fewer college students, renters, and young children - all of whom can be noisy at times. So, if you're looking for a relatively peaceful place to live, Vevay is worth considering.
Being a small town, Vevay does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
The citizens of Vevay have a very low rate of college education: just 9.64% of people over 25 have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree, compared to a national average of 21.84% for all cities.
The per capita income in Vevay in 2010 was $21,379, which is middle income relative to Indiana, and lower middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $85,516 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 Asian. Important ancestries of people in Vevay include Irish, English, Scots-Irish, and French .
The most common language spoken in Vevay is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and French.