Vandalia is a tiny village located in the state of Michigan. With a population of 295 people and just one neighborhood, Vandalia is the 595th largest community in Michigan. Much of the housing stock in Vandalia was built prior to World War II, making it one of the older and more historic villages in the country.
Occupations and Workforce
Vandalia is a blue-collar town, with 50.00% of people working in blue-collar occupations, while the average in America is just 27.7%. Overall, Vandalia is a village of transportation and shipping workers, service providers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Vandalia who work in maintenance occupations (11.54%), healthcare (8.46%) and sales jobs (6.92%).
Setting & Lifestyle
The overall crime rate in Vandalia is one of the lowest in the US. This makes it one of the safer places to live in the country in terms of crime.
The village 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, Vandalia has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Vandalia a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
One downside of living in Vandalia is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Vandalia, the average commute to work is 32.26 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.
Being a small village, Vandalia does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.