Vine Grove is a very small city located in the state of Kentucky. With a population of 5,760 people and four constituent neighborhoods, Vine Grove is the 90th largest community in Kentucky.
Unlike some cities, Vine Grove isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Vine Grove are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Vine Grove is a city of professionals, sales and office workers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Vine Grove who work in office and administrative support (17.32%), teaching (13.83%), and management occupations (11.13%).
There are quite a few people in the armed forces living in Vine Grove, and when you visit or drive around town, you will see military people in and out of uniform, shopping, enjoying life, and being part of the community.
Also of interest is that Vine Grove has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Because of many things, Vine Grove is a very good place for families to consider. With an enviable combination of good schools, low crime, college-educated neighbors who tend to support education because of their own experiences, and a high rate of home ownership in predominantly single-family properties, Vine Grove really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Vine Grove perfect? Of course not, and if you like frenetic nightlife, it will be far from your cup of tea. But overall this is a solid community, with many things to recommend it as a family-friendly place to live.
The percentage of people in Vine Grove who are college-educated is somewhat higher than the average US community of 21.84%: 27.69% of adults in Vine Grove have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Vine Grove in 2010 was $26,846, which is wealthy relative to Kentucky, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $107,384 for a family of four. However, Vine Grove contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Vine Grove is a very ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Vine Grove home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Vine Grove residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Vine Grove include Irish, Italian, English, and Scots-Irish.
The most common language spoken in Vine Grove is English. Other important languages spoken here include Korean and German.