Vandalia, Ohio

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Population in 2017: 15,053 (97% urban, 3% rural).
Population change since 2000: +3.1%
 
Males: 7,335  (48.7%)
Females: 7,718  (51.3%)
Median resident age:

43.0 years
Ohio median age:

39.3 years

Zip codes: 45377.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $52,877 (it was $44,463 in 2000)
Vandalia:

$52,877
OH:

$54,021

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $31,629 (it was $24,199 in 2000)

Vandalia city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $144,015 (it was $115,700 in 2000)
Vandalia:

$144,015
OH:

$144,200

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $147,866; detached houses: $151,593; townhouses or other attached units: $132,880; in 2-unit structures: $78,674; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $100,913; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $101,921; mobile homes: $22,373

Median gross rent in 2017: $693.

March 2019 cost of living index in Vandalia: 94.0 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 9.2%
(8.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 16.0% for Black residents, 37.4% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 30.5% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Vandalia, OH (2010)
    • 13,81590.6%White alone
    • 6244.1%Black alone
    • 3072.0%Two or more races
    • 2461.6%Hispanic
    • 2181.4%Asian alone
    • 180.1%American Indian alone
    • 140.09%Other race alone
    • 40.03%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

Races in Vandalia detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth



According to our research of Ohio and other state lists, there were 12 registered sex offenders living in Vandalia, Ohio as of November 29, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Vandalia is 1,257 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is lower than the state average.


Crime rates in Vandalia by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
4
(28.0)
4
(27.9)
7
(49.4)
6
(42.5)
6
(42.6)
4
(28.5)
4
(26.2)
4
(26.1)
5
(32.9)
5
(33.0)
6
(39.7)
2
(13.3)
10
(66.6)
12
(79.9)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
4
(28.0)
7
(48.9)
9
(63.5)
6
(42.5)
5
(35.5)
3
(21.4)
7
(45.9)
5
(32.6)
11
(72.5)
10
(66.0)
11
(72.8)
9
(59.7)
11
(73.2)
16
(106.5)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
3
(21.0)
7
(48.9)
4
(28.2)
9
(63.8)
4
(28.4)
6
(42.8)
7
(45.9)
12
(78.3)
6
(39.5)
4
(26.4)
9
(59.6)
3
(19.9)
5
(33.3)
3
(20.0)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
77
(538.1)
77
(537.9)
74
(522.2)
62
(439.5)
55
(390.9)
102
(727.8)
114
(747.2)
94
(613.7)
71
(467.7)
79
(521.4)
61
(403.8)
63
(418.0)
66
(439.4)
65
(432.7)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
287
(2,006)
335
(2,340)
329
(2,322)
287
(2,035)
212
(1,507)
294
(2,098)
250
(1,639)
294
(1,920)
236
(1,555)
258
(1,703)
262
(1,734)
232
(1,539)
219
(1,458)
193
(1,285)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
23
(160.7)
26
(181.6)
24
(169.4)
19
(134.7)
23
(163.5)
26
(185.5)
20
(131.1)
17
(111.0)
32
(210.8)
20
(132.0)
16
(105.9)
33
(218.9)
25
(166.4)
28
(186.4)
Arson
(per 100,000)
6
(41.9)
6
(41.9)
0
(0.0)
4
(28.4)
3
(21.3)
3
(21.4)
5
(32.8)
7
(45.7)
4
(26.3)
N/A3
(19.9)
3
(19.9)
2
(13.3)
1
(6.7)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)165.7192.6207.2182.5151.2187.5172.2175.0167.8166.7171.7140.8184.3196.4

The City-Data.com crime rate weighs serious crimes and violent crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

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City-data.com crime index in Vandalia, OH

Crime rate in Vandalia detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2017, including police officers: 37 (28 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.86
Ohio average:

1.15
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Ancestries: German (20.7%), American (15.8%), Irish (8.5%), English (7.2%), Polish (3.7%), Scotch-Irish (3.0%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1959

Elevation: 970 feet

Land area: 11.8 square miles.

Population density: 1,275 people per square mile   (low).

Vandalia, Ohio map

514 residents are foreign born (0.9% Asia, 0.7% Africa, 0.5% Latin America, 0.4% Europe).

This city:

3.4%
Ohio:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $2,951 (2.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $2,490 (1.9%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Dayton, OH (8.1 miles , pop. 166,179).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Cincinnati, OH (54.0 miles , pop. 331,285).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (227.2 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Huber Heights, OH (2.0 miles ),
Shiloh, OH (2.3 miles ),
Tipp City, OH (2.4 miles ),
Englewood, OH (2.4 miles ),
Fort McKinley, OH (2.5 miles ),
Union, OH (2.6 miles ),
Clayton, OH (2.6 miles ),
Trotwood, OH (2.8 miles )

Latitude: 39.88 N, Longitude: 84.19 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +3,935 (+26.1%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 1,713 (22.2%)

Area code: 937

Distribution of median household income in Vandalia, OH in 2017
Distribution of house value in Vandalia, OH in 2017
Vandalia satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 47 buildings, average cost: $183,300
  • 1998: 60 buildings, average cost: $163,000
  • 1999: 51 buildings, average cost: $163,400
  • 2000: 33 buildings, average cost: $178,000
  • 2001: 26 buildings, average cost: $182,300
  • 2002: 39 buildings, average cost: $189,900
  • 2003: 36 buildings, average cost: $185,600
  • 2004: 63 buildings, average cost: $201,000
  • 2005: 68 buildings, average cost: $198,400
  • 2006: 42 buildings, average cost: $209,200
  • 2007: 44 buildings, average cost: $199,200
  • 2008: 28 buildings, average cost: $206,400
  • 2009: 14 buildings, average cost: $157,500
  • 2010: 2 buildings, average cost: $317,500
  • 2011: 2 buildings, average cost: $262,500
  • 2012: 4 buildings, average cost: $282,000
  • 2013: 9 buildings, average cost: $263,000
  • 2014: 6 buildings, average cost: $173,700
  • 2015: 3 buildings, average cost: $293,300
  • 2016: 2 buildings, average cost: $182,500
  • 2017: 7 buildings, average cost: $282,700
Number of permits per 10,000 Vandalia, OH residents
Average permit cost in Vandalia, OH
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.9%
Ohio:

4.1%
Historical population in Vandalia, OH
Historical housing units in Vandalia, OH

Population change in the 1990s: +393 (+2.8%).
Most common industries in Vandalia, OH (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (9.5%)
  • Transportation equipment (6.8%)
  • Educational services (6.5%)
  • Construction (6.1%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.0%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (5.8%)
  • Public administration (3.8%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (8.9%)
  • Transportation equipment (7.5%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (6.6%)
  • Metal & metal products (6.0%)
  • Health care (4.7%)
  • Public administration (4.3%)
  • Educational services (4.1%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (14.9%)
  • Educational services (9.2%)
  • Accommodation & food services (8.6%)
  • Transportation equipment (5.9%)
  • Finance & insurance (5.1%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (5.0%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (5.0%)
Most common occupations in Vandalia, OH (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.3%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.2%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (4.2%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (3.7%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (3.2%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (3.1%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (3.1%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (5.8%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.3%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (5.2%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (5.1%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (4.4%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.2%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (4.1%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5.8%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (5.7%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (5.0%)
  • Registered nurses (5.0%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (4.3%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.2%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (4.0%)

Average climate in Vandalia, Ohio

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Vandalia, Ohio environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO SO2 Ozone PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 85.9. This is about average.

City:

85.9
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2010 was 0.300. This is about average. Closest monitor was 6.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.300
U.S.:

0.267
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.0522. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 4.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0522
U.S.:

1.7894
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 30.6. This is about average. Closest monitor was 3.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

30.6
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 9.36. This is about average. Closest monitor was 8.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.36
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

Vandalia-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Ohio state average. It is 60% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/3/1974, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 18.9 miles away from the Vandalia city center killed 36 people and injured 1150 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

On 9/20/2000, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 19.5 miles away from the city center killed one person and injured 100 people and caused $15 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Vandalia-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Ohio state average. It is 80% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/27/1980 at 18:52:21, a magnitude 5.2 (5.1 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.0 UK, 5.2 UK, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 116.6 miles away from the city center
On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.4 (5.1 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.4 MW, 5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi) earthquake occurred 221.2 miles away from Vandalia center
On 7/12/1986 at 08:19:37, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 46.4 miles away from Vandalia center
On 9/25/1998 at 19:52:52, a magnitude 5.2 (4.8 MB, 4.3 MS, 5.2 LG, 4.5 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 228.2 miles away from the city center
On 6/10/1987 at 23:48:54, a magnitude 5.1 (4.9 MB, 4.4 MS, 4.6 MS, 5.1 LG) earthquake occurred 210.6 miles away from the city center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 198.6 miles away from Vandalia center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Montgomery County (7) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 4
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 3, Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Mudslide: 1, Snow: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Tropical Depression: 1, Wind: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Vandalia topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Vandalia:

  • AMERICARE HOME HEALTH AGENCY (3320 JAMES E BOHANAN MEMORIAL DRIVE)
  • HORIZON HOME HEALTHCARE, LLC (410 CORPORATE CENTER DRIVE)
  • FRANKLIN NURSING CENTER OF VANDALIA (208 NORTH CASSEL RD)
  • VANDALIA PARK (208 NORTH CASSEL ROAD)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Vandalia:

  • Sinclair Community College (about 9 miles; Dayton, OH; Full-time enrollment: 13,779)
  • Wright State University-Main Campus (about 10 miles; Dayton, OH; FT enrollment: 14,482)
  • University of Dayton (about 10 miles; Dayton, OH; FT enrollment: 10,392)
  • Fortis College-Centerville (about 17 miles; Centerville, OH; FT enrollment: 4,527)
  • Edison State Community College (about 20 miles; Piqua, OH; FT enrollment: 2,049)
  • Central State University (about 21 miles; Wilberforce, OH; FT enrollment: 2,094)
  • Clark State Community College (about 21 miles; Springfield, OH; FT enrollment: 3,689)

Public high school in Vandalia:

Public elementary/middle schools in Vandalia:

Private elementary/middle school in Vandalia:

  • ST CHRISTOPHER ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 369, Location: 405 E NATIONAL RD, Grades: KG-8)
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Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Vandalia: Scholz Industrial Park (A), Dayton Center Business Park (B), Stop Eight Road Industrial Park (C), Seventyfive North Industrial Park (D), Homestretch Industrial Park (E), Poe Avenue Industrial Park (F), Poe Industrial Park (G), Johnson Station (H), Cassell Hills Municipal Golf Course (I), Vandalia Fire Division Station 2 (J), Vandalia Branch Library (K). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Centers: Imperial Shopping Center (1), White Oak Shopping Center (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Vandalia include: Agape Pentecostal Assembly Church (A), Church of Christ (B), First Baptist Church of Vandalia (C), Saint Johns Lutheran Church (D), Vandalia Baptist Temple (E), Vandalia Grace Brethren Church (F), Vandalia United Methodist Church (G). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Booher Cemetery (1), Cassel Cemetery (2), Compton Cemetery (3), Reed Cemetery (4), Poplar Hill Cemetery (5). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoirs: Taylorsville Reservoir (A), Ohnoname 19 Reservoir (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Creek: Poplar Creek (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Parks in Vandalia include: Helke Park (1), Robinette Park (2), Victory Park (3), Art Van Atta Park (4). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attraction: Historical Society of Vandalia-Butler (336 East Alkaline Springs Road).

Hotels: Cross Country Inn Vandalia (550 East National Road), Crossroads Motel (845 East National Road).

Birthplace of: John Goldsberry - College basketball player (NC Wilmington Seahawks), Seth Gorney - College basketball player (Iowa Hawkeyes).

Montgomery County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

Drinking water stations with addresses in Vandalia and their reported violations in the past:

SECOND COVENANT APOSTOLIC CHURCH (Population served: 65, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
PRO-BUILD (Population served: 31, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between JUL-2005 and SEP-2005, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-08-2005), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-08-2005), St Compliance achieved (APR-19-2007)
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
Average household size:
This city:

2.3 people
Ohio:

2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

63.4%
Whole state:

65.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

6.0%
Whole state:

6.8%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households
133 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
24 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010

People in group quarters in Vandalia in 2000:

  • 146 people in nursing homes
  • 15 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 7 people in homes for the physically handicapped

Banks with branches in Vandalia (2011 data):

  • KeyBank National Association: Vandalia Branch at 205 East National Road, branch established on 1962/12/17. Info updated 2008/03/03: Bank assets: $86,198.8 mil, Deposits: $64,214.8 mil, headquarters in Cleveland, OH, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1067 total offices, Holding Company: Keycorp
  • PNC Bank, National Association: Vandalia Branch at 706 West National Road, branch established on 1974/02/25. Info updated 2012/03/20: Bank assets: $263,309.6 mil, Deposits: $197,343.0 mil, headquarters in Wilmington, DE, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 3085 total offices, Holding Company: Pnc Financial Services Group, Inc., The
  • Monroe Federal Savings and Loan Association: 264 East National Road Branch at 264 East National Rd, branch established on 1875/01/01. Info updated 2011/07/21: Bank assets: $91.7 mil, Deposits: $80.6 mil, headquarters in Tipp City, OH, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 3 total offices
  • Fifth Third Bank: Vandalia Banking Center Branch at 370 James E. Bohanan Memorial Drive, branch established on 1994/01/04. Info updated 2009/10/05: Bank assets: $114,540.4 mil, Deposits: $89,689.1 mil, headquarters in Cincinnati, OH, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1378 total offices, Holding Company: Fifth Third Bancorp
  • JPMorgan Chase Bank, National Association: Vandalia Branch at 806 West National Road, branch established on 1967/04/22. Info updated 2011/11/10: Bank assets: $1,811,678.0 mil, Deposits: $1,190,738.0 mil, headquarters in Columbus, OH, positive income, International Specialization, 5577 total offices, Holding Company: Jpmorgan Chase & Co.

For population 15 years and over in Vandalia:

Marital status in Vandalia, OH
  • Never married: 26.0%
  • Now married: 54.9%
  • Separated: 1.3%
  • Widowed: 6.1%
  • Divorced: 11.7%

For population 25 years and over in Vandalia:

  • High school or higher: 90.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 23.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 9.0%
  • Unemployed: 2.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 19.5 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.0
Ohio average:

10.7

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Vandalia
Presidential Elections Results

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Neighborhoods in Vandalia:

(Vandalia, Ohio Neighborhood Map)

Religion statistics for Vandalia, OH (based on Montgomery County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant93,334306
Catholic78,90934
Mainline Protestant47,961143
Black Protestant21,26356
Other14,12341
Orthodox4,2053
None275,358-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 82
This county:

1.52 / 10,000 pop.
Ohio:

1.89 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 8
Montgomery County:

0.15 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.13 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 75
Montgomery County:

1.39 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.25 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 124
This county:

2.31 / 10,000 pop.
Ohio:

2.93 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 310
Montgomery County:

5.76 / 10,000 pop.
Ohio:

6.25 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

11.0%
Ohio:

10.3%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

30.5%
State:

29.1%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Montgomery County:

9.3%
Ohio:

11.9%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Vandalia:

50.4%
Ohio:

49.6%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

47.9%
State:

46.4%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.6
Ohio:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
Vandalia:

23.7%
Ohio:

21.0%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

9.2%
State:

10.7%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Vandalia:

6.9
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

34.4%
State:

34.2%

General health condition:
Vandalia:

57.4%
Ohio:

56.1%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

78.6%
Ohio:

78.7%

More about Health and Nutrition of Vandalia, OH Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2013)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Police Protection - Officers 31$208,499$80,7090$0
Parks and Recreation 21$101,826$58,186115$60,900
Streets and Highways 21$121,230$69,2741$866
Judicial and Legal 18$85,551$57,03411$18,556
Financial Administration 15$66,513$53,2103$3,538
Other and Unallocable 11$54,285$59,2201$2,876
Firefighters 7$44,694$76,61847$48,378
Other Government Administration 5$35,834$86,0028$3,855
Water Supply 2$9,881$59,2860$0
Fire - Other 1$5,159$61,9080$0
Police - Other 1$4,787$57,4445$4,863
Totals for Government 133$738,259$66,610191$143,832

Vandalia government finances - Expenditure in 2016 (per resident):

  • Construction - General - Other: $1,657,000 ($110.08)
  • Current Operations - Central Staff Services: $5,535,000 ($367.70)
    Police Protection: $5,274,000 ($350.36)
    Parks and Recreation: $4,859,000 ($322.79)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $2,211,000 ($146.88)
    Local Fire Protection: $2,069,000 ($137.45)
    Water Utilities: $1,851,000 ($122.97)
    Regular Highways: $1,762,000 ($117.05)
    Sewerage: $1,741,000 ($115.66)
    Solid Waste Management: $1,112,000 ($73.87)
    General - Other: $1,049,000 ($69.69)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $487,000 ($32.35)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $519,000 ($34.48)
    General - Other: $321,000 ($21.32)
    Local Fire Protection: $298,000 ($19.80)
    Sewerage: $254,000 ($16.87)
    Police Protection: $213,000 ($14.15)
    Water Utilities: $105,000 ($6.98)
    Parks and Recreation: $103,000 ($6.84)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $15,251,000 ($1013.15)

Vandalia government finances - Revenue in 2016 (per resident):

  • Charges - Other: $3,137,000 ($208.40)
    Sewerage: $2,344,000 ($155.72)
    Parks and Recreation: $1,081,000 ($71.81)
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $1,709,000 ($113.53)
    Interest Earnings: $943,000 ($62.65)
    General Revenue - Other: $498,000 ($33.08)
    Sale of Property: $237,000 ($15.74)
    Special Assessments: $9,000 ($0.60)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $2,202,000 ($146.28)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $1,498,000 ($99.52)
    Highways: $1,004,000 ($66.70)
    Sewerage: $123,000 ($8.17)
    Other: $119,000 ($7.91)
  • Tax - Individual Income: $14,069,000 ($934.63)
    Property: $1,418,000 ($94.20)
    Other License: $407,000 ($27.04)

Vandalia government finances - Debt in 2016 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $8,795,000 ($584.27)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $7,875,000 ($523.15)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $920,000 ($61.12)

Vandalia government finances - Cash and Securities in 2016 (per resident):

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $3,539,000 ($235.10)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $19,037,000 ($1264.66)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $20,000 ($1.33)

5.21% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($45,641 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.21%
Ohio average:

5.23%

0.05% of residents moved from foreign countries ($508 average AGI)
Montgomery County:

0.05%
Ohio average:

0.03%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Greene County, OH  1.04% ($45,067 average AGI)
from Warren County, OH  0.42% ($58,177)
from Miami County, OH  0.32% ($43,412)


5.51% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($54,835 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.51%
Ohio average:

5.51%

0.06% of residents moved to foreign countries ($729 average AGI)
Montgomery County:

0.06%
Ohio average:

0.04%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Greene County, OH  0.94% ($48,058 average AGI)
to Warren County, OH  0.48% ($68,382)
to Miami County, OH  0.38% ($64,938)
Businesses in Vandalia, OH
NameCountNameCount
Arby's1Kroger1
Blockbuster1Long John Silver's1
Burger King1MasterBrand Cabinets6
Chevrolet1McDonald's1
Cinnabon 1Nissan1
Dairy Queen1Pizza Hut1
Decora Cabinetry2Rite Aid1
Domino's Pizza1Starbucks1
Econo Lodge1Subway1
FedEx4Super 81
Ford1Taco Bell1
GNC1Toyota1
H&R Block1UPS4
Hyundai1Waffle House1
KFC1Wendy's1

Strongest AM radio stations in Vandalia:

  • WLW (700 AM; 50 kW; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WONE (980 AM; 5 kW; DAYTON, OH; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WHIO (1290 AM; 5 kW; DAYTON, OH; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WING (1410 AM; 5 kW; DAYTON, OH)
  • WTVN (610 AM; 50 kW; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WSAI (1530 AM; 50 kW; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WDAO (1210 AM; daytime; 1 kW; DAYTON, OH; Owner: JOHNSON COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WGNZ (1110 AM; daytime; 3 kW; FAIRBORN, OH; Owner: L&D BROADCASTORS INC.)
  • WRFD (880 AM; daytime; 23 kW; COLUMBUS-WORTHINGTON, OH; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF OHIO, INC.)
  • WOWO (1190 AM; 50 kW; FORT WAYNE, IN; Owner: PATHFINDER COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • WIBC (1070 AM; 50 kW; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WHAS (840 AM; 50 kW; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WJR (760 AM; 50 kW; DETROIT, MI; Owner: ABC, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Vandalia:

  • WHKO (99.1 FM; DAYTON, OH; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WQRP (89.5 FM; DAYTON, OH; Owner: WQRP FAMILY RADIO, INC.)
  • WLQT (99.9 FM; KETTERING, OH; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WMMX (107.7 FM; DAYTON, OH; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WTUE (104.7 FM; DAYTON, OH; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WDKF (94.5 FM; ENGLEWOOD, OH; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WXEG (103.9 FM; BEAVERCREEK, OH; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WRNB (92.1 FM; WEST CARROLLTON, OH; Owner: RADIO ONE OF DAYTON LICENSES, LLC)
  • WGTZ (92.9 FM; EATON, OH; Owner: BLUE CHIP BROADCASTING LICENSES, LTD)
  • WOKL (96.9 FM; TROY, OH; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • WDPS (89.5 FM; DAYTON, OH; Owner: DAYTON CITY SCHOOLS)
  • WFCJ (93.7 FM; MIAMISBURG, OH; Owner: MIAMI VALLEY CHRISTIAN BROADCASTING ASSOCIATION)
  • WDPR (88.1 FM; WEST CARROLLTON, OH; Owner: DAYTON PUBLIC RADIO, INC.)
  • WDHT (102.9 FM; SPRINGFIELD, OH; Owner: BLUE CHIP BROADCASTING LICENSES, LTD)
  • WWSU (106.9 FM; FAIRBORN, OH; Owner: WRIGHT STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WEEC (100.7 FM; SPRINGFIELD, OH; Owner: WORLD EVENGELISTIC ENTERPRISE CORP.)
  • WRVT (88.7 FM; RUTLAND, VT; Owner: VERMONT PUBLIC RADIO)
  • WYSO (91.3 FM; YELLOW SPRINGS, OH; Owner: ANTIOCH UNIVERSITY)
  • WGXM (98.1 FM; DAYTON, OH; Owner: NORTHRIDGE LOCAL BOARD OF EDUCATION)
  • WPFB-FM (105.9 FM; MIDDLETOWN, OH; Owner: RADIO STATIONS WPAY/WPFB, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Vandalia:

  • WHIO-TV (Channel 7; DAYTON, OH; Owner: WHIO-TV HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WDTN (Channel 2; DAYTON, OH; Owner: WDTN BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WKEF (Channel 22; DAYTON, OH; Owner: WKEF LICENSEE L.P.)
  • WRGT-TV (Channel 45; DAYTON, OH; Owner: WRGT LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WPTD (Channel 16; DAYTON, OH; Owner: GREATER DAYTON PUBLIC TV, INC.)
  • W61DE (Channel 61; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WBDT (Channel 26; SPRINGFIELD, OH; Owner: ACME TV LICENSES OF OHIO, LLC)
  • WRCX-LP (Channel 51; DAYTON, OH; Owner: ROSS COMMUNICATIONS, LTD.)
  • W47BC (Channel 47; SPRINGFIELD, OH; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WWRD-LP (Channel 55; CENTERVILLE, OH; Owner: LIFE BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WKOI (Channel 43; RICHMOND, IN; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING OF INDIANA, INC.)
  • WPTO (Channel 14; OXFORD, OH; Owner: GREATER DAYTON PUBLIC TELEVISION, INC.)
Fatal accident count
See more detailed statistics of Vandalia fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 68Number of bridges
  • 764ft / 233mTotal length
  • 2,418,122Total average daily traffic
  • 446,444Total average daily truck traffic
New bridges in Vandalia, OH - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11910-1919
  • 11920-1929
  • 91950-1959
  • 51960-1969
  • 31970-1979
  • 151980-1989
  • 342000-2009
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Vandalia, OH
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 45 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Vandalia)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Vandalia, OH)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 18 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 4 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 112 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Vandalia)

FAA Registered Aircraft: 13 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Vandalia)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 full and 3 partial tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED66$123,20051$118,769361$134,39713$19,3951$6,93017$88,689
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED3$135,2273$108,36037$141,1271$37,8800$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED9$121,5735$102,81081$136,8224$9,2051$14,8504$95,498
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN8$90,3033$181,13343$129,3282$53,7300$02$50,495
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$010$143,6391$13,3400$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 1102.00 , 1150.02, 1150.11, 1150.12

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 full and 3 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED10$143,72316$162,838
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED2$98,8158$157,336
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$268,9301$236,920
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$02$181,460
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 1102.00 , 1150.02, 1150.11, 1150.12

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Vandalia, OH
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Vandalia, OH - Value

2002 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 71. The highest number of fires - 122 took place in 2015, and the least - 43 in 2005. The data has an increasing trend.
    Fire incident types in Vandalia, OH When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Structure Fires (49.0%), and Outside Fires (29.4%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Vandalia, OH
    • 58949.0%Structure Fires
    • 35429.4%Outside Fires
    • 25721.4%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 30.2%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Vandalia, OH
Most common first names in Vandalia, OH among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary10277.4 years
Robert9672.5 years
William8374.8 years
Charles7872.2 years
James7768.0 years
John6975.5 years
Helen5180.1 years
Dorothy4977.6 years
George4175.8 years
Ruth4183.8 years
Most common last names in Vandalia, OH among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith4276.4 years
Miller3176.3 years
Brown2673.8 years
Williams1881.3 years
Jones1873.6 years
Collins1771.5 years
Jackson1775.4 years
Martin1778.0 years
Davis1773.4 years
Adams1678.0 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Vandalia, OH
  • 65.3%Utility gas
  • 31.4%Electricity
  • 1.5%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.2%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.6%Wood
  • 0.2%Other fuel
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Vandalia, OH
  • 56.6%Electricity
  • 41.4%Utility gas
  • 1.1%Other fuel
  • 0.9%Bottled, tank, or LP gas


Vandalia compared to Ohio state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.

Vandalia on our top lists:

  • #66 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most local government spending on current operations of parks and recreation per resident (population 10,000+)"
  • #76 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most people driving a car to work alone (population 5,000+)"
  • #93 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Africa, n.e.c. (population 500+)"
  • #20 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest increase in the number of infant deaths per 1000 residents 2000-2006 to 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #25 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest ground withdrawal of fresh water for public supply"
  • #37 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest number of infant deaths per 1000 residents 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #40 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents that drank alcohol in the past 30 days"
  • #47 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Black Protestant adherents"
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