Vicksburg is a very small village located in the state of Michigan. With a population of 3,230 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Vicksburg is the 290th largest community in Michigan. Vicksburg has a large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic villages in the country.
Unlike some villages where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Vicksburg is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce 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 (14.98%), sales jobs (9.09%), and management occupations (7.93%).
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%: 20.46% of the adults in Vicksburg have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Vicksburg in 2010 was $32,823, which is wealthy relative to Michigan and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $131,292 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 Irish, English, Dutch, and Italian.
The most common language spoken in Vicksburg is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Serbo-Croatian.