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Demographics

People

Total Population8,069
Male Share of the Population49.3%
Female Share of the Population50.7%
Senior Citizens18.9%
Employed Population 16+3,625
Age of the Population39

Families

% of people married46.9%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher20.6%
Median Earnings25+$35,323
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$19,730
Median Earnings With High School Degree$29,734

Wealth

Median Family Income$53,042
% Above Poverty Level86%
% Below Poverty Level14%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time23 minutes
% Working from Home3.1%
% Walking and Biking to Work1.3%
% Using Public Transportation2.2%

Housing

People Living Alone30.2%
Median Gross Rent$710
Median House Value$144,200

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)23.7%
German15.6%
Irish13.1%
English11%
Scottish3.4%
Italian2.8%
French Except Basque2.1%
African1.3%
Polish1%
West Indian0.9%
Jamaican0.9%
Arab0.6%
Austrian0.5%
Swiss0.5%
Egyptian0.5%
Dutch0.4%
Welsh0.3%
Swedish0.3%
Ethiopian0.3%
Guyanese0.3%
Lebanese0.1%
Czech0.1%
Canadian0.1%
Norwegian0.1%
Russian0.1%
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Vinton Almanac

CategoryValue
County Roanoke County
Standard Zip Codes24179
Phone Area Codes540
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Approximate Latitude37.27
Approximate Longitude-79.88

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)

StationROANOKE WOODRUM AP
Distance4.6 miles
Jan Temp27 to 45 F
Apr Temp44 to 68 F
Jul Temp65 to 88 F
Oct Temp45 to 69 F
Annual Precip42.4 inches
StationBLACKSBURG
Distance29.1 miles
Jan Temp21 to 41 F
Apr Temp37 to 63 F
Jul Temp60 to 83 F
Oct Temp38 to 65 F
Annual Precip42.6 inches
StationUNION 3 SSE
Distance39.6 miles
Jan Temp19 to 40 F
Apr Temp36 to 63 F
Jul Temp58 to 84 F
Oct Temp37 to 66 F
Annual Precip36.1 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Boones Mill152$60,833
Fincastle464$42,500
Roanoke99,572$51,828
Rocky Mount4,746$52,757
Salem25,521$68,149
Troutville527$52,333

Vinton Public Schools

Herman L. Horn Elem
1002 Ruddell Rd
ZIP: 24179
(540) 857-5007
Primary
Total Enrollment 403
W.e. Cundiff Elem
1200 Hardy Rd
ZIP: 24179
(540) 857-5009
Primary
Total Enrollment 545
William Byrd High
2902 Washington Ave
ZIP: 24179
(540) 890-3090
High
Total Enrollment 1141
William Byrd Middle
2910 Washington Ave
ZIP: 24179
(540) 890-1035
Middle
Total Enrollment 791

Vinton Private Schools

Mineral Springs Christian School
1030 Bible Ln
ZIP: 24179
Elementary
Total Enrollment 53
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