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   (County: Calcasieu Parish)

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Demographics Analysis

The people of Vinton Town, Louisiana give the community character. This place is unique because of factors such as population size / density, ethnic background, ratio of males to females, and average age.

Population By Sex By Age
(Vinton Town, Louisiana)

Male:

Under 5 years : 58

5 to 9 years : 71

10 to 14 years : 68

15 to 17 years : 205

18 and 19 years : 66

20 years : 0

21 years : 19

22 to 24 years : 31

25 to 29 years : 91

30 to 34 years : 40

35 to 39 years : 82

40 to 44 years : 73

45 to 49 years : 119

50 to 54 years : 191

55 to 59 years : 52

60 and 61 years : 11

62 to 64 years : 73

65 and 66 years : 15

67 to 69 years : 24

70 to 74 years : 60

75 to 79 years : 53

80 to 84 years : 0

85 years and over : 0

Female:

Under 5 years : 203

5 to 9 years : 133

10 to 14 years : 82

15 to 17 years : 188

18 and 19 years : 20

20 years : 21

21 years : 0

22 to 24 years : 56

25 to 29 years : 72

30 to 34 years : 70

35 to 39 years : 106

40 to 44 years : 144

45 to 49 years : 197

50 to 54 years : 95

55 to 59 years : 81

60 and 61 years : 9

62 to 64 years : 36

65 and 66 years : 43

67 to 69 years : 75

70 to 74 years : 77

75 to 79 years : 51

80 to 84 years : 11

85 years and over : 47


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Vinton Town, Louisiana)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 1,765

Multiple ancestry : 596

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 11

Ancestry not reported : 847


(updated 2009)



Population By Citizen Status In The United States
(Vinton Town, Louisiana)

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 3,168

U.S. citizen, born in Puerto Rico or U.S. Island Areas : 0

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 0

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 22

Not a U.S. citizen : 29


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Vinton Town, Louisiana)

Total:

Under 5 years : 261

5 to 17 years : 747

18 to 24 years : 213

25 to 34 years : 273

35 to 44 years : 405

45 to 54 years : 602

55 to 59 years : 133

60 and 61 years : 20

62 to 64 years : 109

65 to 74 years : 294

75 years and over : 162

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 244

5 to 17 years : 558

18 to 24 years : 206

25 to 34 years : 212

35 to 44 years : 203

45 to 54 years : 496

55 to 59 years : 76

60 and 61 years : 20

62 to 64 years : 63

65 to 74 years : 205

75 years and over : 131

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 17

5 to 17 years : 189

18 to 24 years : 7

25 to 34 years : 61

35 to 44 years : 163

45 to 54 years : 106

55 to 59 years : 57

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 46

65 to 74 years : 77

75 years and over : 31

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 0

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 0

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 39

45 to 54 years : 0

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 12

75 years and over : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Vinton Town, Louisiana)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 985

Female : 1,429

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 390

Female : 364

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 0

Female : 0

Foreign born:

Male : 27

Female : 24


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Vinton Town, Louisiana)

Born in state of residence : 1,557

Born in other state in the United States : 562

Native: born outside the United States : 0

Foreign born : 51


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Marital Status
(Vinton Town, Louisiana)

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 692

Now married, except separated : 751

Divorced : 190

Separated : 51

Widowed : 214

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 184

Now married, except separated : 295

Divorced : 87

Separated : 13

Widowed : 76

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 0

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 51

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0


(updated 2009)



Language Spoken At Home By Ability To Speak English (Population Of 5 Years and Older)
(Vinton Town, Louisiana)

Speak only English : 2,789

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 21

Speak English less than "very well" : 29

French (incl. Patois, Cajun):

Speak English "very well" : 94

Speak English less than "very well" : 25


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Vinton Town, Louisiana

  • Other Groups: 939   (30.1%)
  • United States Or American: 610   (19.6%)
  • French (except Basque): 442   (14.2%)
  • French Canadian: 234   (7.5%)
  • German: 197   (6.3%)
  • Irish: 187   (6.0%)
  • English: 154   (4.9%)
  • Acadian/cajun: 130   (4.2%)
  • Subsaharan African: 68   (2.2%)
  • Scotch-irish: 29   (0.9%)
  • Scottish: 20   (0.6%)
  • Norwegian: 19   (0.6%)
  • Welsh: 15   (0.5%)
  • Swedish: 13   (0.4%)
  • Dutch: 11   (0.4%)
  • Canadian: 10   (0.3%)
  • Italian: 8   (0.3%)
  • Czech: 8   (0.3%)
  • British: 6   (0.2%)
  • Greek: 6   (0.2%)
  • Icelander: 3   (0.1%)
  • Austrian: 3   (0.1%)
  • Polish: 3   (0.1%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Vinton Town, Louisiana is 3,219



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Vinton Town, Louisiana: 1,402
Female Population in Vinton Town, Louisiana: 1,817


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Vinton Town, Louisiana: 38.2
Median Female Resident Age in Vinton Town, Louisiana: 36.9


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Louisiana is 36


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Vinton Town, Louisiana


White


Both sexes

40.8

Male

40.5

Female

40.9

Black or African American


Both sexes

33.0

Male

29.9

Female

36.2

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

37.5

Male

39.5

Female

20.5

Asian


Both sexes

51.5

Male

34.5

Female

55.5

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

28.5

Male

46.5

Female

10.5

Other


Both sexes

30.5

Male

20.0

Female

30.5

Two or More Races


Both sexes

11.6

Male

8.3

Female

14.5

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

35.8

Male

37.8

Female

30.5

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

41.0

Male

40.9

Female

41.1


(updated 2010)



Races in Vinton Town, Louisiana


  • White: 2,170
  • African American: 841
  • American Indian: 157
  • Asian: 0
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 0
  • Two or More Races: 51



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

The amount of education a person receives can deeply affect their lives. The amount of education Vinton Town, Louisiana citizens receive, averaged as group, may also affect the community.

Education Level of Population 25 Years and Over in Vinton Town, Louisiana

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 28   (3.04%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 10   (1.09%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 9   (0.98%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 69   (7.49%)
  • 9th Grade: 23   (2.5%)
  • 10th Grade: 54   (5.86%)
  • 11th Grade: 44   (4.78%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 21   (2.28%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 435   (47.23%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 47   (5.1%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 96   (10.42%)
  • Associate Degree: 7   (0.76%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 41   (4.45%)
  • Master's Degree: 23   (2.5%)
  • Professional School Degree: 14   (1.52%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 10   (0.88%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 4   (0.35%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 20   (1.75%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 111   (9.72%)
  • 9th Grade: 48   (4.2%)
  • 10th Grade: 58   (5.08%)
  • 11th Grade: 90   (7.88%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 19   (1.66%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 456   (39.93%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 85   (7.44%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 139   (12.17%)
  • Associate Degree: 30   (2.63%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 44   (3.85%)
  • Master's Degree: 10   (0.88%)
  • Professional School Degree: 18   (1.58%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)


(updated 2010)





Largest Elementary & Middle Schools (Public) In Vinton Town, Louisiana

  • Vinton Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: 1610 Hampton Street, Vinton, LA 70668, Phone: (337) 589-7365, Students: 488 )

  • Vinton Middle School


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 900 Horridge Street, Vinton, LA 70668, Phone: (337) 589-7567, Students: 232 )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Vinton Town, Louisiana

  • Vinton High School


    ( Grades: 8-12, Location: 1603 Grace Street, Vinton, LA 70668, Phone: (337) 589-7223, Students: 273 )

Largest Schools (Private) In Vinton Town, Louisiana

  • Emmanuel Christian Academy


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: Po Box 906, Vinton, LA 70668, Phone: (337) 589-5354, Students: 42 )

Public Libraries (Branch) In Vinton Town, Louisiana

  • Fontenot Memorial Branch


    1402 Center Street, Vinton, LA 70668

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Vinton Town, Louisiana


  • Vinton Historical Society Inc


    210 E Jackson Ave, Vinton, VA 24179

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to Vinton Town, Louisiana affect how people live their lives. Natural features such as oceans, mountains, lakes, plains, and deserts all make a difference in the lives of individuals. The types of housing, heating fuels, and transportation infrastructure are largely influenced by the geography of Vinton Town, Louisiana.

Area Features of Vinton Town, Louisiana


Area


(1) Sabine Prairie  

Bend


(1) Jackson Cutoff  

Building


(1) Calcasieu Multi - Handicapped Center   (2) Calcasieu Parish Library Fontenot Memorial Branch   (3) Calcasieu Parish Sheriff S Office   (4) Calcasieu Parish Ward 7 Fire Protection District   (5) Vinton Fire Volunteers   (6) Vinton Police Department   (7) Vinton Volunteer Fire Department Southside Station  

Canal


(1) Gray Canal   (2) Sabine Canal   (3) Vinton Drainage Canal  

Cemetery


(1) Comier Cemetery   (2) Granger Cemetery   (3) Lee Cemetery   (4) Reed Cemetery  

Church


(1) Antioch Baptist Church   (2) City Of Refuge Church   (3) Crossroad Church   (4) First Baptist Church   (5) First Pentecostal Church   (6) Horridge Street Church Of God   (7) Kingdom Hall Of Jehovahs Witnesses   (8) Morningstar Baptist Church   (9) Nibletts Bluff Bible Church   (10) Saint James Baptist Church   (11) Saint Josephs Church   (12) Vinton United Methodist Church  

Civil


(1) Town Of Vinton   (2) Ward Seven  

Cliff


(1) Pruitt Bluff  

Crossing


(1) Interchange 4   (2) Interchange 7   (3) Interchange 8  

Flat


(1) Wild Prairie  

Island


(1) Big Island   (2) Cutoff Island   (3) Jackson Island   (4) Orange Harbor Island   (5) Sassafras Island   (6) Turner Island  

Lake


(1) Blue Lake   (2) Ged Lake   (3) Horseshoe Lake   (4) Lost Lake   (5) Mud Lake   (6) Phoenix Lake   (7) Pruitt Lake  

Locale


(1) Burton Shell Slip   (2) Delta Downs   (3) Delta Downs Racetrack   (4) Vinton Wastewater Treatment Facility  

Oilfield


(1) Phoenix Lake Gas Field   (2) Phoenix Lake Oil Field   (3) Vinton Oil Field  

Park


(1) Sabine Island Wildlife Game Management Area  

Populated Place


(1) Edgerly   (2) Ged   (3) Glen Meadows Mobile Home Park   (4) Niblett Bluff   (5) Toomey   (6) Vinton  

Post Office


(1) Ged Post Office  

Ridge


(1) Beef Ridge   (2) Bone Ridge   (3) Perry Ridge   (4) Pine Ridge  

School


(1) Vinton Elementary School   (2) Vinton High School   (3) Vinton Middle School  

Stream


(1) Big Bayou   (2) Brenam Bayou   (3) Conway Bayou   (4) Coon Gully   (5) Cooper Bayou   (6) Dynamite Slough   (7) Gum Gully   (8) Gum Slough   (9) Hampton Coulee   (10) Lundy Slough   (11) Old River   (12) Quicksand Gully   (13) Watson Bayou   (14) Webb Gully  

Swamp


(1) Big Eddy   (2) Tupelo Swamp  

Tower


(1) Kbiu-fm Lake Charles  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Vinton Town, Louisiana

70668 (pop. 6,469)


Cities Nearby Vinton Town, Louisiana

Carlyss Cdp, LA  (pop. 4,296) 12.3 Miles
Sulphur City, LA  (pop. 20,199) 13.4 Miles
Hackberry Cdp, LA  (pop. 1,280) 17.8 Miles
Prien Cdp, LA  (pop. 6,913) 18.7 Miles
Westlake City, LA  (pop. 4,547) 19.6 Miles
Dequincy City, LA  (pop. 3,239) 20.0 Miles
Lake Charles City, LA  (pop. 73,437) 22.3 Miles
Moss Bluff Cdp, LA  (pop. 11,371) 23.9 Miles
District 4a, LA  (pop. 5,128) 28.9 Miles
Cameron Cdp, LA  (pop. 693) 32.1 Miles



Area Code(s) in Vinton Town, Louisiana

337



Elevation in Vinton Town, Louisiana is 43.0 ft. (13.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Vinton Town, Louisiana

Lat: 30.190093 N        Long: -93.580587 W



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Economic Analysis

People and the communities they live in depend on money. The people of Vinton Town, Louisiana need food, shelter, clothing, and medical care. Business formation and job creation are essential to this community. Money sustains infrastructure such as roads and airports as well as human resources including fire rescue and police protection.

Energy Costs In Louisiana

    Residential
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Commercial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Industrial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Other
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Transportation
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Total
(cents per
kilowatthour)
1990              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.41 7.05 4.19 6.88 0.00 6.00
  Total Electric Industry 7.41 7.05 4.19 6.88 0.00 6.00
1991              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.40 7.03 4.15 6.36 0.00 5.94
  Total Electric Industry 7.40 7.03 4.15 6.36 0.00 5.94
1992              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.52 7.19 4.22 6.44 0.00 6.01
  Total Electric Industry 7.52 7.19 4.22 6.44 0.00 6.01
1993              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.76 7.38 4.44 7.11 0.00 6.26
  Total Electric Industry 7.76 7.38 4.44 7.11 0.00 6.26
1994              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.61 7.20 4.22 6.81 0.00 6.05
  Total Electric Industry 7.61 7.20 4.22 6.81 0.00 6.05
1995              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.23 6.77 3.97 6.97 0.00 5.75
  Total Electric Industry 7.23 6.77 3.97 6.97 0.00 5.75
1996              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.55 7.12 4.32 7.78 0.00 6.07
  Total Electric Industry 7.55 7.12 4.32 7.78 0.00 6.07
1997              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.39 6.99 4.39 6.48 0.00 5.99
  Total Electric Industry 7.39 6.99 4.39 6.48 0.00 5.99
1998              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.07 6.56 4.15 6.62 0.00 5.78
  Total Electric Industry 7.07 6.56 4.15 6.62 0.00 5.78
1999              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.12 6.59 4.25 6.20 0.00 5.81
  Total Electric Industry 7.12 6.59 4.25 6.20 0.00 5.81
2000              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.67 7.18 5.00 6.98 0.00 6.48
  Total Electric Industry 7.67 7.18 5.00 6.98 0.00 6.48
2001              
  Full-Service Providers 7.92 7.58 5.58 8.43 0.00 6.96
  Total Electric Industry 7.92 7.58 5.58 8.43 0.00 6.96
2002              
  Full-Service Providers 7.10 6.64 4.42 7.05 0.00 5.99
  Total Electric Industry 7.10 6.64 4.42 7.05 0.00 5.99
2003              
  Full-Service Providers 7.84 7.42 5.57 0.00 7.32 6.93
  Total Electric Industry 7.84 7.42 5.57 0.00 7.32 6.93
2004              
  Full-Service Providers 8.05 7.58 5.82 0.00 7.09 7.13
  Total Electric Industry 8.05 7.58 5.82 0.00 7.09 7.13
2005              
  Full-Service Providers 8.87 8.56 6.71 0.00 7.63 8.03
  Total Electric Industry 8.87 8.56 6.71 0.00 7.63 8.03
2006              
  Full-Service Providers 9.14 9.03 6.87 0.00 14.10 8.30
  Total Electric Industry 9.14 9.03 6.87 0.00 14.10 8.30

(updated 2006)



Time Leaving to Work in Vinton Town, Louisiana

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 78   (6.4%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 53   (4.4%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 111   (9.2%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 163   (13.5%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 96   (7.9%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 200   (16.5%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 97   (8.0%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 62   (5.1%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 28   (2.3%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 24   (2.0%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 54   (4.5%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 9   (0.7%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 122   (10.1%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 113   (9.3%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Vinton Town, Louisiana)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 924

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 193

In 3-person carpool : 22

In 4-person carpool : 0

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 0

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 0

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 0

Streetcar or trolley car (carro publico in Puerto Rico) : 0

Subway or elevated : 0

Railroad : 0

Ferryboat : 0

Taxicab : 0

Motorcycle : 0

Bicycle : 0

Walked : 20

Other means : 37

Worked at home : 14


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Vinton Town, Louisiana)

Less than 5 minutes : 155

5 to 9 minutes : 232

10 to 14 minutes : 123

15 to 19 minutes : 95

20 to 24 minutes : 112

25 to 29 minutes : 66

30 to 34 minutes : 128

35 to 39 minutes : 124

40 to 44 minutes : 22

45 to 59 minutes : 59

60 to 89 minutes : 73

90 or more minutes : 7


(updated 2009)



Social Security Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Vinton Town, Louisiana)

With Social Security income : 444

No Social Security income : 755


(updated 2009)



Retirement Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Vinton Town, Louisiana)

With retirement income : 255

No retirement income : 944


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Vinton Town, Louisiana)

Less than $10,000 : 23

$10,000 to $14,999 : 68

$15,000 to $19,999 : 47

$20,000 to $24,999 : 82

$25,000 to $29,999 : 94

$30,000 to $34,999 : 85

$35,000 to $39,999 : 94

$40,000 to $44,999 : 30

$45,000 to $49,999 : 39

$50,000 to $59,999 : 98

$60,000 to $74,999 : 37

$75,000 to $99,999 : 96

$100,000 to $124,999 : 36

$125,000 to $149,999 : 6

$150,000 to $199,999 : 5

$200,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Median Family Income (Annual)
(Vinton Town, Louisiana)

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $36,419


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Vinton Town, Louisiana

  • KDEI (1250 AM; 5.0 kW; Groves, TX; Owner: Radio Maria, Inc.)
  • KEZM (1310 AM; 0.5 kW; Sulphur, LA; Owner: Merchant Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • KOLE (1340 AM; 1.0 kW; Port Arthur, TX; Owner: Citygate Media, Inc.)
  • KRCM (1380 AM; 1.0 kW; Beaumont, TX; Owner: Voice Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • KAOK (1400 AM; 1.0 kW; Lake Charles, LA; Owner: Cumulus Licensing Llc)
  • KIKR (1450 AM; 1.0 kW; Beaumont, TX; Owner: Cumulus Licensing Llc)
  • KIKR (1450 AM; 1.0 kW; Beaumont, TX; Owner: Cumulus Licensing Llc)
  • KLCL (1470 AM; 5.0 kW; Westlake, LA; Owner: Gap Broadcasting Lake Charles License, Llc)
  • KBED (1510 AM; 5.0 kW; Vidor, TX; Owner: Cumulus Licensing Llc)
  • KXZZ (1580 AM; 1.0 kW; Lake Charles, LA; Owner: Cumulus Licensing Llc)
  • KOGT (1600 AM; 1.0 kW; Orange, TX; Owner: G-cap Communications, Inc.)
  • KLVI (560 AM; 5.0 kW; Orangefield, TX; Owner: Capstar Tx Limited Partnership)
  • KLVI (560 AM; 5.0 kW; Orangefield, TX; Owner: Capstar Tx Limited Partnership)
  • KZZB (990 AM; 1.0 kW; Beaumont, TX; Owner: Martin Broadcasting, Inc.)

FM Radio Stations Near Vinton Town, Louisiana

  • KKGB (101.3 FM; Sulphur, LA; Owner: Cumulus Licensing Llc)
  • KAYD-FM (101.7 FM; Vidor, TX; Owner: Cumulus Licensing Llc)
  • KTCX (102.5 FM; Beaumont, TX; Owner: Cumulus Licensing Llc)
  • KBIU (103.3 FM; Sulphur, LA; Owner: Cumulus Licensing Llc)
  • KKMY (104.5 FM; Orange, TX; Owner: Capstar Tx Limited Partnership)
  • KKMY (104.5 FM; Vidor, TX; Owner: Capstar Tx Limited Partnership)
  • KZWA (104.9 FM; Ragley, LA; Owner: B & C Broadcasting Ltd)
  • KIOC (106.1 FM; Vidor, TX; Owner: Capstar Tx Limited Partnership)
  • KGHY (88.5 FM; Mauriceville, TX; Owner: Ccs Radio Inc)
  • NEW (88.9 FM; Port Arthur, TX; Owner: Centro Cristiano De Vida Eterna)
  • NEW (88.9 FM; Port Arthur, TX; Owner: Family Life Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • NEW (88.9 FM; Port Arthur, TX; Owner: Houston Christian Broadcasters, Inc.)
  • NEW (88.9 FM; Port Arthur, TX; Owner: Kmzd Radio, Inc)
  • KRLR (89.1 FM; Dequincy, LA; Owner: Educational Media Foundation)
  • KTXB (89.7 FM; Orange, TX; Owner: Family Stations, Inc.)
  • KZFT (90.5 FM; Beaumont, TX; Owner: American Family Association)
  • KVLU (91.3 FM; Vidor, TX; Owner: Lamar University)
  • KTSR (92.1 FM; Sulphur, LA; Owner: Gap Broadcasting Lake Charles License, Llc)
  • KTSR (92.1 FM; Westlake, LA; Owner: Gap Broadcasting Lake Charles License, Llc)
  • KCOL-FM (92.5 FM; Vidor, TX; Owner: Clear Channel Broadcasting Licenses, Inc.)
  • KQXY-FM (94.1 FM; Vidor, TX; Owner: Cumulus Licensing Llc)
  • KYKR (95.1 FM; Vidor, TX; Owner: Capstar Tx Limited Partnership)
  • KYKZ (96.1 FM; Sulphur, LA; Owner: Cumulus Licensing Llc)
  • KNGT (99.5 FM; Hackberry, LA; Owner: Gap Broadcasting Lake Charles License, Llc)

TV Broadcast Stations Near Vinton Town, Louisiana

  • KBMT (Channel 12; Mauriceville, TX; Owner: Channel 12 Of Beaumont, Inc.)
  • 960724LH (Channel 21; Vidor, TX; Owner: Beaumont 21 Llc)
  • KITU-TV (Channel 34; Mauriceville, TX; Owner: Community Educational Television, Inc.)
  • KBTV-TV (Channel 4; Vidor, TX; Owner: Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • KFDM-TV (Channel 6; Vidor, TX; Owner: Freedom Broadcasting Of Texas Licensee, L.l.c.)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Vinton Town, Louisiana

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 78  (12.0%)
  • Service Occupations: 137  (21.1%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 84  (13.0%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 211  (32.6%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 161  (25.9%)
  • Service Occupations: 190  (30.5%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 256  (41.2%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 3  (0.5%)


(updated 2010)





There are 104 Farms In Vinton Town, Louisiana


(updated 2008)



Banks In Vinton Town, Louisiana

Capital One, National Association - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $239.5m
    Industry Specialization: All Other > $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 885

Iberiabank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $15.2m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 183

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Vinton Town, Louisiana

  • Lake Charles Regional


    (about 21.6 miles in Lake Charles, Louisiana; Airport Code: LCH)

  • Chennault Industrial Airpark


    (about 26.2 miles in Lake Charles, Louisiana; Airport Code: WQM)

  • Chennault International


    (about 26.2 miles in Lake Charles, Louisiana; Airport Code: CWF)

  • Southeast Texas Regional


    (about 31.0 miles in Nederland, Texas; Airport Code: BPT)

  • Jefferson County


    (about 31.0 miles in Nederland, Texas; Airport Code: BPT)

  • Jack Brooks Regional


    (about 31.1 miles in Nederland, Texas; Airport Code: BPT)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Vinton Town, Louisiana

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

79.98%

Carpooled

12.25%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.33%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.0%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.0%

Motorcycle

0.0%

Bicycle

0.0%

Walked

5.31%

Other Means

0.98%

Worked At Home

1.14%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

Everyone needs shelter in rented housing or individually owned homes. Each community, including Vinton Town, Louisiana, is different from the rest based on overall architecture, appearance, occupancy, average housing square footage, average home value, and average home age.





(updated 2010)



Household Type
(Vinton Town, Louisiana)

Family households:

Married-couple family : 504

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 78

Female householder, no husband present : 258

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 317

Householder not living alone : 42


(updated 2009)



Unmarried-Partner Households By Sex Of Partner
(Vinton Town, Louisiana)

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 46

Female householder and female partner : 10

Female householder and male partner : 36

All other households : 1,107


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Vinton Town, Louisiana)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 454

Renter-occupied housing units : 50

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 59

Renter-occupied housing units : 19

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 201

Renter-occupied housing units : 57

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 276

Renter-occupied housing units : 83


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Vinton Town, Louisiana)

Less than $10,000 : 79

$10,000 to $14,999 : 107

$15,000 to $19,999 : 82

$20,000 to $24,999 : 108

$25,000 to $29,999 : 117

$30,000 to $34,999 : 117

$35,000 to $39,999 : 122

$40,000 to $44,999 : 50

$45,000 to $49,999 : 39

$50,000 to $59,999 : 135

$60,000 to $74,999 : 77

$75,000 to $99,999 : 119

$100,000 to $124,999 : 36

$125,000 to $149,999 : 6

$150,000 to $199,999 : 5

$200,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Vinton Town, Louisiana)

Total : 1,398


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Vinton Town, Louisiana)

Occupied : 1,199

Vacant : 199


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Vinton Town, Louisiana)

Median number of rooms : 5


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Vinton Town, Louisiana)

Built 2005 or later : 88

Built 2000 to 2004 : 73

Built 1990 to 1999 : 164

Built 1980 to 1989 : 114

Built 1970 to 1979 : 227

Built 1960 to 1969 : 190

Built 1950 to 1959 : 215

Built 1940 to 1949 : 118

Built 1939 or earlier : 209


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Vinton Town, Louisiana)

Utility gas : 744

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 0

Electricity : 455

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 0

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 0

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 0

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Vinton Town, Louisiana)

Less than $10,000 : 31

$10,000 to $14,999 : 0

$15,000 to $19,999 : 92

$20,000 to $24,999 : 22

$25,000 to $29,999 : 0

$30,000 to $34,999 : 10

$35,000 to $39,999 : 0

$40,000 to $49,999 : 186

$50,000 to $59,999 : 163

$60,000 to $69,999 : 94

$70,000 to $79,999 : 53

$80,000 to $89,999 : 142

$90,000 to $99,999 : 30

$100,000 to $124,999 : 59

$125,000 to $149,999 : 37

$150,000 to $174,999 : 11

$175,000 to $199,999 : 23

$200,000 to $249,999 : 25

$250,000 to $299,999 : 0

$300,000 to $399,999 : 12

$400,000 to $499,999 : 0

$500,000 to $749,999 : 0

$750,000 to $999,999 : 0

$1,000,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Vinton Town, Louisiana)

Housing units with a mortgage, contract to purchase, or similar debt:

With either a second mortgage or home equity loan, but not both:

Second mortgage only : 0

Home equity loan only : 12

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 12

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 361

Housing units without a mortgage : 605


(updated 2009)



Median Value By Year Structure Built
(Vinton Town, Louisiana)

Built 2005 or later : $69,500

Built 2000 to 2004 : $72,400

Built 1990 to 1999 : $42,800

Built 1980 to 1989 : $59,300

Built 1970 to 1979 : $54,600

Built 1960 to 1969 : $80,100

Built 1950 to 1959 : $48,200

Built 1940 to 1949 : $68,300

Built 1939 or earlier : $84,100


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Vinton Town, Louisiana: 66.7%

Percentage of Family Households in Louisiana: 67.1%


(updated 2010)



Population in Group Quarters in Vinton Town, Louisiana

Noninstitutionalized population


  • Other noninstitutional facilities : 100%


(updated 2010)







Building Permits in Vinton Town, Louisiana

* Units are useful in showing how many separate living spaces
were built. e.g. apartments, townhomes, condos, etc.

    Buildings Units Cost
1999        
  Single Family 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0
2000        
  Single Family 9 9 $332,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

9 9 $332,000
2001        
  Single Family 2 2 $145,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

2 2 $145,000
2002        
  Single Family 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0
2003        
  Single Family 1 1 $130,362
  Two Family 1 2 $30,000
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

2 3 $160,362
2004        
  Single Family 1 1 $20,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

1 1 $20,000
2005        
  Single Family 5 5 $183,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

5 5 $183,000
2006        
  Single Family 6 6 $465,550
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

6 6 $465,550


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Vinton Town, LA): $26,556
Median Household Income In 2000 (Louisiana): $32,566


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Vinton Town): $46,100
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Louisiana): $77,500


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Vinton Town): $443
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Louisiana): $466


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Vinton Town, Louisiana

Utility Gas: 65.6%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 4.0%
Electricity: 30.2%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 0.0%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 0.2%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.0%
No Fuel Used: 0.0%


(updated 2010)





(updated 2010)





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Government Analysis

People run the government through election of representatives and officials. Local governments are important to provide cohesion between individuals who must share public places. Worthwhile laws need to be debated, passed, and then enforced for a community to remain viable. Communities such as Vinton Town, Louisiana are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Vinton Town, Louisiana

Prescribed Home Health Inc


     Address: 2303 North 16th St, Orange, Texas 77630
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 2/22/2006

West Calcasieu Cameron Hha


     Address: 701 E Cypress Street, Sulphur, Louisiana 70663
     Ownership: Government - Local
     Certified Date: 3/28/1985

Pediatric Home Care 2000


     Address: 1909 Oak Park Blvd, Ste A, Lake Charles, Louisiana 70601
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 9/11/1989

Hh Agency Of Lake Charles Memo


     Address: 1801 Oak Park Blvd, Lake Charles, Louisiana 70601
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 12/27/1972

Southern Home Health


     Address: 3417 Patrick Street, Lake Charles, Louisiana 70605
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 7/31/2000

Hospitals Close To Vinton Town, Louisiana

Memorial Hermann Baptist Orange Hospital


     Address: 608 Strickland Drive, Orange, Texas 77630
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

West Calcasieu Cameron Hospital


     Address: 701 East Cypress Street, Sulphur, Louisiana 70663
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District Or Authority

Christus St Patrick Hospital


     Address: 524 South Ryan Street, Lake Charles, Louisiana 70601
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Church

Lake Charles Memorial Hospital


     Address: 1701 Oak Park Blvd, Lake Charles, Louisiana 70601
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

W O Moss Regional Medical Center


     Address: 1000 Walters Street, Lake Charles, Louisiana 70607
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - State

Nursing Homes Close To Vinton Town, Louisiana

Orange Villa Nursing And Rehabilitation Lp


     Address: 510 N 3rd St, Orange, Texas 77630
     Ownership: For Profit - Partnership
     Number of Residents: 47
     Percent Occupied: 42%

The Meadows Of Orange


     Address: 4201 Orangefield Rd, Orange, Texas 77630
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 100
     Percent Occupied: 83%

Pinehurst Nursing And Rehabilitation Lp


     Address: 3000 Cardinal Dr, Orange, Texas 77630
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 44
     Percent Occupied: 40%

Holly Hill House


     Address: 100 Kingston Road, Sulphur, Louisiana 70663
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 100
     Percent Occupied: 50%

High Hope Care Center


     Address: 475 High Hope Road, Sulphur, Louisiana 70663
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 96
     Percent Occupied: 95%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Vinton Town, Louisiana

Name: River Bend
Address: PO Box 220; St. Francisville, LA 70775
Distance: 137 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Vinton Town, Louisiana

    Retired Workers: 635
    Disabled Workers: 170
    Widowers Workers: 185
    Spouses Workers: 130
    Children Workers: 125


(updated 2007)



Government Finances In Vinton Town, Louisiana


Charges


Housing & Community Development: $122,000
Sewerage: $188,000
All Other: $161,000


Revenue


Water Utilities: $203,000
Electric Utilities: $2,746,000


Federal Intergovernmental


Housing & Community Development: $248,000


State Intergovernmental


General Support: $244,000
All Other: $107,000


Current Operations


Correctional Institutions: $22,000
Financial Administration: $79,000
Fire Protection: $151,000
Judicial And Legal Services: $13,000
Central Staff Services: $326,000
Regular Highways: $209,000
Housing & Community Development: $319,000
Police Protection: $806,000
Sewerage: $191,000
Water Utilities: $201,000
Electric Utilities: $2,793,000


Construction


General Public Buildings: $968,000
Regular Highways: $8,000
Police Protection: $547,000


Other Capital Outlay


Police Protection: $29,000


General


Interest On Debt: $33,000


Tax


Property: $40,000
Total General Sales: $762,000
Amusement: $465,000
Public Utilities: $27,000
Other License: $90,000


Miscellaneous


Interest Earnings: $118,000
Fines & Forfeits: $368,000
General Revenue, Nec: $600,000


Other Funds


Cash & Deposits: $6,036,000



Otal Salaries & Wages: $1,042,000
Ong Term Debt Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $10,000
Ong Term Debt Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpo: $860,000


Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding


Unspecified Public Purpose: $870,000


(updated 2006)



Calcasieu Parish, Louisiana Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 41.24%
  • Bush & Cheney 57.81%
  • Other 0.95%



(updated 2004)



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Taxes Analysis

Using tax dollars, government officials keep public places in repair, protect citizens, and provide for important services for the benefit of Vinton Town, Louisiana citizens.

Relocation to Calcasieu Parish, LA

5.84 % of Calcasieu Parish tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $32,269

Louisiana Average 8.89 %

0.14 % residents relocated from other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $9,395

Louisiana Average 0.12 %

Lead counties where tax filers migrated to Calcasieu Parish, LA (2005 / 2006) from a different county are as follows:

  • Cameron Parish , LA 0.57 % ($43,575 AGI )
  • Orleans Parish , LA 0.34 % ($27,791 AGI )
  • Beauregard Parish , LA 0.32 % ($28,896 AGI )

Relocation away from Calcasieu Parish, LA

6.58 % of Calcasieu Parish tax filers migrated to different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $35,917

Louisiana Average 13.45 %

0.04 % residents relocated to other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $31,348

Louisiana Average 0.08 %

Lead counties where tax filers moved from Calcasieu Parish, LA (2005 / 2006) to a different county are as follows:

  • Harris County , TX 0.71 % ($36,094 AGI )
  • Beauregard Parish , LA 0.39 % ($31,724 AGI )
  • Jefferson Davis Pari , LA 0.29 % ($33,112 AGI )


(updated 2006)



Income Tax Rates in Louisiana

Low Bracket: $12,500 (2.00%)
High Bracket: $25,000 (6.00%)


(updated 2008)



Sales Tax Rates in Louisiana

4.00%


(updated 2008)



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Weather Analysis

The enjoyment of the area in which you live is often affected by the weather. Each individual has a different view on what weather patterns will make them most happy. Some people love the seasons, others enjoy warm temperatures throughout the year while others may love the snow. The weather provided for Vinton Town, Louisiana is based on over 50 years of data.























Storms In Vinton Town, Louisiana

  Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage
Flooding        
10/26/2006, 12:00 am 0 0 $500K --
         
Thunderstorm Wind        
08/26/2002, 05:40 pm 0 0 $5K --
06/29/2001, 01:15 pm 0 0 $5K --
09/02/2000, 05:00 pm 0 0 $2K --
07/23/2000, 01:30 pm 0 0 $5K --
02/10/1998, 02:00 pm 0 0 $10K --
         



Hurricanes And Storms In Vinton Town, Louisiana

  • Category 1: (Name Unknown) - Wind Speed: 75 Knots
  • Tropical Depression: BARBARA - Wind Speed: 25 Knots



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Crime Analysis

Everyone wants to feel safe. Individuals and families want to remain protected from violent or property crime. The crime data should not be totally relied upon when making a decision on where to live. If you are concerned, visit Vinton Town, Louisiana directly or research local government web sites.

Crime in Vinton Town, Louisiana

Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murder 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
    per 100,000 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 32 0 0 0 0 0
Rape 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 1 1 0 1 0 0 1
    per 100,000 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 32 32 0 30 0 0 31
Robbery 2 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 1 1 0 0 0 0 2
    per 100,000 60 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 32 32 0 0 0 0 63
Assault 20 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 19 9 5 10 10 0 5
    per 100,000 600 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 607 287 154 295 309 0 157
Burglary 13 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 38 20 38 28 19 25 18
    per 100,000 390 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 1,214 637 1,170 827 586 768 564
Larceny Theft 61 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 148 86 99 71 50 50 33
    per 100,000 1,829 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 4,727 2,739 3,049 2,097 1,543 1,537 1,034
Vehicle Theft 4 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 14 1 6 6 3 0 0
    per 100,000 120 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 447 32 185 177 93 0 0
Arson 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 1 0 0 0 0 0 1
    per 100,000 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 32 0 0 0 0 0 31
CityMelt Violent Crime Index
U.S. Average = 40
6 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 5 3 1 3 3 0 2
CityMelt Property Crime Index
U.S. Average = 277
20 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 50 27 36 26 18 19 13
CityMelt Crime Index
U.S. Average = 158
13 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 28 15 19 15 10 9 8


(updated 2013)



Number of Sex Offenders In Louisiana

2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
6,591 6,921 7,502 7,937 9,592 7,823 8,346 10,614 8,271 15,960


(updated 2014)



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