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People

Total Population 3,379
Male Share of the Population 50.3%
Female Share of the Population 49.7%
Senior Citizens 17.4%
Employed Population 16+ 1,343
Age of the Population 37

Families

% of people married 37.8%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 5.7%
Median Earnings25+ $0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $0

Wealth

Median Family Income $46,801
% Above Poverty Level 71.3%
% Below Poverty Level 28.7%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 27 minutes
% Working from Home 2.8%
% Walking and Biking to Work 3.8%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 34.8%
Median Gross Rent $588
Median House Value $76,800

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 42%
US/American 0%
English 5.4%
Irish 7.2%

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Vinton Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 21 miles W of Lake Charles, Louisiana (center to center)
Nearest Large City 110 miles E of Houston, Texas
County Calcasieu
Metro Area Lake Charles
Standard Zip Codes 70668
Phone Area Codes 337
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 30.19
Longitude -93.581

Vinton Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

Station ORANGE 9 N
Distance 9.6 miles
Jan Temp 40 to 60 F
Apr Temp 56 to 77 F
Jul Temp 72 to 91 F
Oct Temp 56 to 80 F
Annual Precip 62.7 inches
Station HACKBERRY 8 SSW
Distance 23.4 miles
Jan Temp 43 to 59 F
Apr Temp 61 to 76 F
Jul Temp 76 to 90 F
Oct Temp 62 to 79 F
Annual Precip 59.5 inches
Station BEAUMONT RESEARCH CTR
Distance 42.9 miles
Jan Temp 41 to 61 F
Apr Temp 58 to 78 F
Jul Temp 74 to 93 F
Oct Temp 58 to 81 F
Annual Precip 57.3 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
DeQuincy 3,179 $42,429
Lake Charles 74,190 $45,979
Sulphur 20,199 $56,575
Westlake 4,606 $57,321

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

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Vinton High Schools

VINTON HIGH SCHOOL
1603 GRACE STREET
337-589-7223
Serves 297 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 12.4

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