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.
Vancleave is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Vancleave is a town of sales and office workers, construction workers and builders, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Vancleave who work in management occupations (15.16%), sales jobs (12.89%), and office and administrative support (12.52%).
Also of interest is that Vancleave has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
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.
In Vancleave, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 36.83 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.
Vancleave is a very car-oriented town. 96.84% of residents commute to work in a private automobile rather than by other means, such as public transit, bicycling, or walking. This is because Vancleave is a small town , and most people who live here have to drive out of town for work, and the town population is not large nor dense enough to support an extensive public transportation system. Vancleave has a lot of rural roads, and houses can be far apart. Many residents drive out of town for regular shopping trips as well.
Vancleave is a small town, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.
The citizens of Vancleave are slightly less educated than the national average of 21.84% for the average city or town: 16.99% of adults in Vancleave have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree
The per capita income in Vancleave in 2010 was $22,940, which is wealthy relative to Mississippi, and lower middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $91,760 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 English, Irish, German, French, and Italian.
The most common language spoken in Vancleave is English. Other important languages spoken here include Italian and Polish.