Vicksburg is a very small village located in the state of Michigan. With a population of 3,370 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Vicksburg is the 290th largest community in Michigan. Much of the housing stock in Vicksburg was built prior to World War II, making it one of the older and more historic villages in the country.
Unlike some villages, Vicksburg isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Vicksburg are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Vicksburg is a village of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Vicksburg who work in office and administrative support (15.64%), management occupations (7.78%), and sales jobs (7.09%).
Also of interest is that Vicksburg has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
The percentage of adults in Vicksburg who are college-educated is close to the national average for all communities of 21.84%: 19.38% of the adults in Vicksburg have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Vicksburg in 2010 was $24,442, which is middle income relative to Michigan and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $97,768 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 Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Vicksburg include German, English, Irish, Dutch, and Scottish.
The most common language spoken in Vicksburg is English. Other important languages spoken here include Italian and German/Yiddish.