Vadnais Heights is a somewhat small city located in the state of Minnesota. With a population of 13,266 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Vadnais Heights is the 83rd largest community in Minnesota.
Vadnais Heights real estate is some of the most expensive in Minnesota, although Vadnais Heights house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Vadnais Heights is a decidedly white-collar city, with fully 87.14% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Vadnais Heights is a city of professionals, managers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Vadnais Heights who work in management occupations (14.87%), office and administrative support (14.72%), and business and financial occupations (9.90%).
Also of interest is that Vadnais Heights has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Vadnais Heights’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the nation, making it a very safe place to live.
The education level of Vadnais Heights ranks among the highest in the nation. Of the 25-and-older adult population in Vadnais Heights, 40.14% have at least a bachelor's degree. The typical US community has just 21.84% of its adults holding a bachelor's degree or graduate degree.
The per capita income in Vadnais Heights in 2010 was $37,211, which is wealthy relative to Minnesota and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $148,844 for a family of four. However, Vadnais Heights contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Vadnais Heights is a somewhat ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Vadnais Heights home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Vadnais Heights residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Vadnais Heights include Norwegian, Irish, Swedish, and French .
The most common language spoken in Vadnais Heights is English. Other important languages spoken here include Miao/Hmong and Spanish.