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Vinton is in Calcasieu Parish, in the Lake Charles metro area.

The latitude of Vinton is 30.190N. The longitude is -93.581W.

It is in the Central Standard time zone. Elevation is 16 feet.

The estimated population, in 2003, was 3,215.


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Median household income
Local
$26,556
National
$41,994
Source: 2000 census, U.S. Census Bureau
For more census details and comparisons, see our Vinton demographic reports
Local festivals include:
  • Heritage Festival - Oct. 13, 2007
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Sections below provide additional information and links about Vinton demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Calcasieu Parish economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, Lake Charles area jobs, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 70668 ZIP code.

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Ancestry & family history

6% of Vinton residents report German ancestry, and 6% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Vinton ancestry & family history guide.

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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Vinton was $13,302, compared with $21,587 nationally.

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7% of Vinton residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.

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Median rent in Vinton, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $274.   Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $648.


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Libraries in Vinton include Fontenot Memorial Branch ... View libraries

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Calcasieu Parish supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Vinton political report.

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The average commute time for Vinton workers is 20 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.

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