Vanscoy has only 377 people in 2011 but given its proximity to the Potash Mine we may see it grow more in the future. With approximately 20 minutes on Highway 7 from the edge of the city to Vanscoy there are many people who make the commute to Saskatoon on a daily basis.

Vanscoy has a K-8 school with about 160 students.

Businesses in Vanscoy range from a motel, meat packer, convenience store and café to truck repair and storage.

Vanscoy has a police service in partnership with the RCMP.

Real Estate in Vanscoy consists of new and old homes as well as acreages around the area.