Vandalia SnackAbility

5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
5/10
Housing
4
Affordability
8.5
Diversity
8
Safety
N/A
Amenities
7
Education
4
Commute
9

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Vandalia, Illinois Info Snack

Vandalia is a town in Fayette County, Illinois, United States, 69 miles (111 km) northeast of St. Louis, on the Kaskaskia River. It served as the state capital of Illinois from 1819 until 1839, when the seat of state government moved to Springfield (which remains the capital today). Vandalia was for years the western terminus of the National Road.
Population
7,013
Unemployment
8.8%
Poverty
20.1%
Median Home
$85,900
Median Income
$40,527
Median Rent
$635

Rankings for Vandalia in Illinois

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Map Of Vandalia, IL

Population over time in Vandalia

Year Population % Change
2017 7,013 3.8%
2016 6,758 3.2%
2015 6,550 4.9%
2014 6,247 -0.6%
2013 6,282 3.1%
2012 6,096 0.6%
2011 6,060 3.9%
2010 5,833 -

Race / Ethnicity in Vandalia

White
78.3% (5,494)
African American
15.4% (1,080)
American Indian
0.3% (19)
Asian
0.1% (10)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
1.0% (71)
Hispanic
4.8% (339)
Race Vandalia IL USA
White 78.3% 61.9% 61.5%
African American 15.4% 14.1% 12.3%
American Indian 0.3% 0.1% 0.7%
Asian 0.1% 5.2% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.0% 1.8% 2.3%
Hispanic 4.8% 16.8% 17.6%

Household Income For Vandalia, Illinois

Less than $10,000
9.5% (66,623)
$10,000 to $14,999
7.1% (49,792)
$15,000 to $24,999
14.4% (100,987)
$25,000 to $34,999
13.8% (96,779)
$35,000 to $49,999
14.3% (100,285)
$50,000 to $74,999
15.4% (108,000)
$75,000 to $99,999
13.2% (92,571)
$100,000 to $149,999
10.5% (73,636)
$150,000 to $199,999
0.9% (6,311)
$200,000 or more
1.0% (7,013)
Income Vandalia IL USA
Less than $10,000 9.5% 6.9% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 7.1% 4.2% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 14.4% 9.3% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 13.8% 8.8% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 14.3% 12.3% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 15.4% 17.4% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 13.2% 12.7% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 10.5% 15.0% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 0.9% 6.5% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 1.0% 6.9% 6.3%

Gender in Vandalia

Female
40.4% (2,836)
Male
59.6% (4,176)
Gender Vandalia IL USA
Female 40.4% 50.9% 50.8%
Male 59.6% 49.1% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Vandalia for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
5.6% (395)
9-12th Grade
15.7% (1,099)
High School / GED
36.3% (2,546)
Some College
26.4% (1,850)
Associate's Degree
5.7% (399)
Bachelor's Degree
6.8% (475)
Master's Degree
3.1% (215)
Professional Degree
0.4% (30)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Vandalia IL USA
< 9th Grade 5.6% 5.2% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 15.7% 6.3% 7.2%
High School / GED 36.3% 26.3% 27.3%
Some College 26.4% 20.9% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 5.7% 7.9% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 6.8% 20.5% 19.1%
Master's Degree 3.1% 9.5% 8.4%
Professional Degree 0.4% 2.2% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.3% 1.4%

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