IL

National Population : 333,590,059
Illinois State Population : 12,745,619

About Vandalia, IL

Vandalia, IL is located in Fayette County in the state of Illinois.

The total City Population for Vandalia is about 6,936 with about 316 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 10,233.

The Average Home Value is $89,700.00, which is roughly 39% lower than the Average Home Value of $146,763.00 for the state of Illinois, and roughly 52% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $45,754.00, which is roughly 26% lower than the Average Median Income Per Household of $61,980.00 for the state of Illinois, and roughly 20% lower than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Vandalia is about 6.6%.

Illinois is ranked #10 out of 52 for Best and Worst States to Work in America, with an overall score of 70.95 out of 100.

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Voting

Fayette County voted Republican in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 77.33% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Republican: 80.1%
Democratic: 18.16%
Libertarian: 1.12%
Green: 0.36%
Other: 0.26%


Nearby Locations

Brownstown, IL (8.44 mi.)
Shobonier, IL (8.68 mi.)
Mulberry Grv, IL (9.33 mi.)
Vernon, IL (11.28 mi.)
Ramsey, IL (12.25 mi.)
Smithboro, IL (13.29 mi.)
Bingham, IL (13.62 mi.)
Saint Elmo, IL (14.15 mi.)
Fillmore, IL (14.26 mi.)
Saint Peter, IL (14.60 mi.)
Patoka, IL (14.81 mi.)
Greenville, IL (17.12 mi.)
Coffeen, IL (17.68 mi.)
Alma, IL (18.83 mi.)
Keyesport, IL (19.26 mi.)
Kinmundy, IL (19.37 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 62471
Latitude : 38.876192
Longitude : -89.088494
TimeZone : Central (GMT -06:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : Midwest
Average Elevation : 508 ft.
Area Code(s) : 618

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.37
Male Population Estimate : 56.00%
Female Population Estimate : 44.00%
Median Age : 38.6
Male Median Age : 36.4
Female Median Age : 41.9

White Population Estimate : 89.26%
Black Population Estimate : 9.72%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 2.21%
Asian Population Estimate : 0.59%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.01%
Indian Population Estimate : 0.81%
Other Population Estimate : 1.07%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Vandalia specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Fayette County: Data Not Available
Average # of Violent Crimes for Fayette County: About 135 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Fayette County is about 53% lower than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.