Vicksburg is a very small village located in the state of Michigan. With a population of 3,419 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Vicksburg is the 290th largest community in Michigan.
Vicksburg is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Vicksburg is a village of professionals, sales and office workers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Vicksburg who work in office and administrative support (11.84%), management occupations (9.93%), and healthcare (9.83%).
Because of many things, Vicksburg is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Vicksburg a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families, as well as find family-oriented services and community. The village’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic values. With regard to real estate, Vicksburg has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Vicksburg’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
The overall education level of Vicksburg citizens is substantially higher than the typical US community, as 31.77% of adults in Vicksburg have at least a bachelor's degree, and the average American community has 21.84%.
The per capita income in Vicksburg in 2010 was $33,541, which is upper middle income relative to Michigan and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $134,164 for a family of four. However, Vicksburg contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Vicksburg home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Vicksburg residents report their race to be White, followed by Native American. Important ancestries of people in Vicksburg include German, English, Dutch, Irish, and Polish.
The most common language spoken in Vicksburg is English. Other important languages spoken here include Italian and Spanish.