Vancleave is a somewhat small town located in the state of Mississippi. With a population of 6,022 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Vancleave is the 62nd largest community in Mississippi.
Vancleave real estate is some of the most expensive in Mississippi, although Vancleave house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Unlike some towns, Vancleave isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Vancleave are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Vancleave is a town of service providers, sales and office workers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Vancleave who work in sales jobs (11.54%), food service (11.36%), and office and administrative support (10.67%).
The town 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, Vancleave has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Vancleave a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
One downside of living in Vancleave is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Vancleave, the average commute to work is 34.11 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.
Being a small town, Vancleave does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
The percentage of adults in Vancleave with college degrees is slightly lower than the national average of 21.84% for all communities. 13.54% of adults in Vancleave have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Vancleave in 2010 was $20,758, which is upper middle income relative to Mississippi, and lower middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $83,032 for a family of four. However, Vancleave contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Vancleave home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Vancleave residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Vancleave include Irish, French , German, and Italian.
The most common language spoken in Vancleave is English. Other important languages spoken here include Chinese and German.