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Demographics Analysis

The people of Vinton Town, Virginia 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, Virginia)

Male:

Under 5 years : 386

5 to 9 years : 218

10 to 14 years : 254

15 to 17 years : 44

18 and 19 years : 148

20 years : 22

21 years : 9

22 to 24 years : 260

25 to 29 years : 355

30 to 34 years : 178

35 to 39 years : 186

40 to 44 years : 112

45 to 49 years : 271

50 to 54 years : 254

55 to 59 years : 394

60 and 61 years : 51

62 to 64 years : 119

65 and 66 years : 32

67 to 69 years : 113

70 to 74 years : 27

75 to 79 years : 109

80 to 84 years : 45

85 years and over : 55

Female:

Under 5 years : 168

5 to 9 years : 258

10 to 14 years : 326

15 to 17 years : 104

18 and 19 years : 98

20 years : 97

21 years : 19

22 to 24 years : 172

25 to 29 years : 334

30 to 34 years : 167

35 to 39 years : 270

40 to 44 years : 288

45 to 49 years : 289

50 to 54 years : 275

55 to 59 years : 244

60 and 61 years : 69

62 to 64 years : 93

65 and 66 years : 88

67 to 69 years : 98

70 to 74 years : 176

75 to 79 years : 117

80 to 84 years : 146

85 years and over : 235


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Vinton Town, Virginia)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 5,302

Multiple ancestry : 1,315

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 112

Ancestry not reported : 1,044


(updated 2009)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 7,252

U.S. citizen, born in Puerto Rico or U.S. Island Areas : 25

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 122

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 131

Not a U.S. citizen : 243


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Vinton Town, Virginia)

Total:

Under 5 years : 554

5 to 17 years : 1,204

18 to 24 years : 825

25 to 34 years : 1,034

35 to 44 years : 856

45 to 54 years : 1,089

55 to 59 years : 638

60 and 61 years : 120

62 to 64 years : 212

65 to 74 years : 534

75 years and over : 707

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 491

5 to 17 years : 1,068

18 to 24 years : 595

25 to 34 years : 701

35 to 44 years : 489

45 to 54 years : 728

55 to 59 years : 475

60 and 61 years : 100

62 to 64 years : 178

65 to 74 years : 428

75 years and over : 507

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 63

5 to 17 years : 103

18 to 24 years : 108

25 to 34 years : 248

35 to 44 years : 246

45 to 54 years : 278

55 to 59 years : 126

60 and 61 years : 20

62 to 64 years : 34

65 to 74 years : 76

75 years and over : 190

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 122

25 to 34 years : 12

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 0

55 to 59 years : 13

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 : 33

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 73

35 to 44 years : 121

45 to 54 years : 83

55 to 59 years : 24

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 30

75 years and over : 10


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Vinton Town, Virginia)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 2,529

Female : 3,231

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 832

Female : 660

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 122

Female : 25

Foreign born:

Male : 159

Female : 215


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Vinton Town, Virginia)

Born in state of residence : 5,558

Born in other state in the United States : 1,361

Native: born outside the United States : 147

Foreign born : 204


(updated 2009)



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

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 1,199

Now married, except separated : 1,940

Divorced : 570

Separated : 128

Widowed : 477

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 238

Now married, except separated : 606

Divorced : 225

Separated : 139

Widowed : 146

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 12

Now married, except separated : 135

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 86

Now married, except separated : 139

Divorced : 69

Separated : 12

Widowed : 42


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 6,653

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 127

Speak English less than "very well" : 63

French (incl. Patois, Cajun):

Speak English "very well" : 67

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

German:

Speak English "very well" : 12

Speak English less than "very well" : 13

Russian:

Speak English "very well" : 44

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Polish:

Speak English "very well" : 58

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Persian:

Speak English "very well" : 58

Speak English less than "very well" : 60

Other Indo-European languages:

Speak English "very well" : 10

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Japanese:

Speak English "very well" : 39

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Vietnamese:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 15


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Vinton Town, Virginia

  • United States Or American: 1,556   (25.4%)
  • German: 861   (14.0%)
  • English: 858   (14.0%)
  • Other Groups: 825   (13.4%)
  • Irish: 755   (12.3%)
  • Scotch-irish: 232   (3.8%)
  • Italian: 187   (3.0%)
  • Scottish: 121   (2.0%)
  • Welsh: 100   (1.6%)
  • European: 83   (1.4%)
  • French (except Basque): 82   (1.3%)
  • Polish: 80   (1.3%)
  • British: 61   (1.0%)
  • Yugoslavian: 52   (0.8%)
  • Dutch: 46   (0.7%)
  • Swedish: 42   (0.7%)
  • Croatian: 40   (0.7%)
  • Subsaharan African: 27   (0.4%)
  • Belgian: 21   (0.3%)
  • Greek: 17   (0.3%)
  • Austrian: 15   (0.2%)
  • Ukrainian: 15   (0.2%)
  • French Canadian: 10   (0.2%)
  • Pennsylvania German: 9   (0.1%)
  • Hungarian: 9   (0.1%)
  • Celtic: 8   (0.1%)
  • Danish: 8   (0.1%)
  • Arab: 7   (0.1%)
  • Norwegian: 6   (0.1%)
  • Canadian: 5   (0.1%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Vinton Town, Virginia is 7,773



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Vinton Town, Virginia: 3,642
Female Population in Vinton Town, Virginia: 4,131


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Vinton Town, Virginia: 31.0
Median Female Resident Age in Vinton Town, Virginia: 42.4


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Virginia is 38


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Vinton Town, Virginia


White


Both sexes

40.3

Male

38.4

Female

41.9

Black or African American


Both sexes

32.2

Male

32.8

Female

31.8

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

28.5

Male

45.5

Female

14.5

Asian


Both sexes

32.3

Male

24.0

Female

35.3

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

28.5

Male

0.0

Female

28.5

Other


Both sexes

23.0

Male

26.0

Female

20.0

Two or More Races


Both sexes

10.6

Male

7.8

Female

12.5

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

23.3

Male

23.1

Female

24.1

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

40.6

Male

38.6

Female

42.2


(updated 2010)



Races in Vinton Town, Virginia


  • White: 7,270
  • African American: 280
  • American Indian: 0
  • Asian: 24
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 143
  • Two or More Races: 56



(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, Virginia citizens receive, averaged as group, may also affect the community.

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 0   (0%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 31   (1.3%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 42   (1.76%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 182   (7.62%)
  • 9th Grade: 80   (3.35%)
  • 10th Grade: 97   (4.06%)
  • 11th Grade: 87   (3.64%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 76   (3.18%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 935   (39.14%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 171   (7.16%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 314   (13.14%)
  • Associate Degree: 111   (4.65%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 190   (7.95%)
  • Master's Degree: 42   (1.76%)
  • Professional School Degree: 31   (1.3%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 46   (1.52%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 16   (0.53%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 24   (0.79%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 186   (6.14%)
  • 9th Grade: 106   (3.5%)
  • 10th Grade: 126   (4.16%)
  • 11th Grade: 154   (5.08%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 123   (4.06%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 1,118   (36.9%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 288   (9.5%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 328   (10.83%)
  • Associate Degree: 229   (7.56%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 222   (7.33%)
  • Master's Degree: 47   (1.55%)
  • Professional School Degree: 17   (0.56%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)


(updated 2010)





Largest School Agency's In Vinton Town, Virginia

  • R.e.cook Regional Alternative


    ( Location: 412 Poplar St., Vinton, VA 24179, Phone: (540) 857-5099, )

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

  • William Byrd Middle


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 2910 Washington Ave, Vinton, VA 24179, Phone: (540) 890-1035, Students: 932 )

  • W. E. Cundiff Elem.


    ( Grades: KG-5, Location: 1200 Hardy Rd, Vinton, VA 24179, Phone: (540) 857-5009, Students: 498 )

  • Herman L. Horn Elem.


    ( Grades: KG-5, Location: 1002 Ruddell Rd, Vinton, VA 24179, Phone: (540) 857-5007, Students: 449 )

  • Roanoke County Career Alt Ed Ctr


    ( Location: 100 Highland Rd., Vinton, VA 24179, Phone: (540) 857-5004, )

  • R.e. Cook Regional Alternative


    ( Location: 412 Poplar St., Vinton, VA 24179, Phone: (540) 857-5099, )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Vinton Town, Virginia

  • William Byrd High


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 2902 Washington Ave, Vinton, VA 24179, Phone: (540) 890-3090, Students: 1,201 )

Largest Schools (Private) In Vinton Town, Virginia

  • Mineral Springs Christian School


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 1030 Bible Lane, Vinton, VA 24179, Phone: (540) 890-4465, Students: 126 )

  • Vinton Day Nursery And Vinton Christian


    ( Grades: K-10, Location: Po Box 429, Vinton, VA 24179, Phone: (540) 890-1110, Students: 31 )

Public Libraries (Branch) In Vinton Town, Virginia

  • Stewartsville Library


    45 Cascade Drive, Vinton, VA 24179

  • Vinton Branch Library


    800 East Washington Ave, Vinton, VA 24179

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Vinton Town, Virginia


  • 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, Virginia 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, Virginia.

Area Features of Vinton Town, Virginia


Building


(1) Chamblissburg First Aid And Rescue Squad   (2) Stewartsville - Chamblissburg Volunteer Fire Department   (3) Stewartsville - Chamblissburg Volunteer Fire Department Station 2   (4) Stewartsville First Aid And Rescue Squad  

Cemetery


(1) Calvert Cemetery   (2) Foutz Cemetery   (3) Saint Clair Cemetery   (4) Simmons Cemetery   (5) Waldron Cemetery   (6) West Cemetery   (7) Wheeler Cemetery  

Church


(1) Barnhardt Church   (2) Basham Church   (3) Beaverdam Church   (4) Gravel Hill Church   (5) Jordontown Church   (6) Mays Memorial Church   (7) Parris Chapel  

Civil


(1) District 1  

Dam


(1) Holdrens Dam  

Populated Place


(1) Chamblissburg   (2) Stewartsville  

Reservoir


(1) Holdrens Pond  

School


(1) Franklin School Historical   (2) Goodview Elementary School   (3) Mineral Springs Christian School   (4) Stewartsville Elementary School  

Stream


(1) Curby Branch   (2) East Fork Beaverdam Creek   (3) Middle Fork Beaverdam Creek   (4) Nat Branch   (5) Sandy Creek  

Summit


(1) Bramletts Mountain   (2) Green Mountain   (3) High Knob   (4) Horsepen Mountain   (5) Lick Mountain   (6) Piney Mountain   (7) Weaver Knob  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Vinton Town, Virginia

24179 (pop. 17,622)


Cities Nearby Vinton Town, Virginia

Vinton District, VA  (pop. 17,269) 0.8 Miles
Roanoke City, VA  (pop. 97,654) 3.3 Miles
Hollins District, VA  (pop. 18,829) 4.7 Miles
Hollins Cdp, VA  (pop. 14,682) 5.3 Miles
Cloverdale Cdp, VA  (pop. 3,436) 5.8 Miles
Laymantown Cdp, VA  (pop. 2,794) 6.2 Miles
Cave Spring Cdp, VA  (pop. 25,793) 6.8 Miles
Cave Spring District, VA  (pop. 18,611) 7.1 Miles
Valley District, VA  (pop. 6,518) 7.1 Miles
Blue Ridge Cdp, VA  (pop. 3,035) 7.8 Miles



Area Code(s) in Vinton Town, Virginia

540



Elevation in Vinton Town, Virginia is 951.0 ft. (290.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Vinton Town, Virginia

Lat: 37.277987 N        Long: -79.895248 W



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Economic Analysis

People and the communities they live in depend on money. The people of Vinton Town, Virginia 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 Virginia

    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 7.25 6.06 4.27 5.31 0.00 6.03
  Total Electric Industry 7.25 6.06 4.27 5.31 0.00 6.03
1991              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.34 6.05 4.23 5.35 0.00 6.09
  Total Electric Industry 7.34 6.05 4.23 5.35 0.00 6.09
1992              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.63 6.23 4.28 5.57 0.00 6.28
  Total Electric Industry 7.63 6.23 4.28 5.57 0.00 6.28
1993              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.57 6.14 4.19 5.56 0.00 6.23
  Total Electric Industry 7.57 6.14 4.19 5.56 0.00 6.23
1994              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.75 5.84 4.16 5.63 0.00 6.20
  Total Electric Industry 7.75 5.84 4.16 5.63 0.00 6.20
1995              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.84 6.07 4.16 5.21 0.00 6.26
  Total Electric Industry 7.84 6.07 4.16 5.21 0.00 6.26
1996              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.60 5.91 3.99 5.26 0.00 6.09
  Total Electric Industry 7.60 5.91 3.99 5.26 0.00 6.09
1997              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.75 5.97 4.00 5.14 0.00 6.14
  Total Electric Industry 7.75 5.97 4.00 5.14 0.00 6.14
1998              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.51 5.61 3.82 4.98 0.00 5.88
  Total Electric Industry 7.51 5.61 3.82 4.98 0.00 5.88
1999              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.48 5.55 3.84 5.00 0.00 5.86
  Total Electric Industry 7.48 5.55 3.84 5.00 0.00 5.86
2000              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.52 5.65 3.90 5.05 0.00 5.94
  Total Electric Industry 7.52 5.65 3.90 5.05 0.00 5.94
2001              
  Delivery-Only Service 2.88 1.72 0.45 1.12 0.00 2.22
  Energy-Only Providers 4.59 4.42 4.52 4.52 0.00 4.53
  Full-Service Providers 7.79 5.85 4.16 5.16 0.00 6.18
  Total Electric Industry 7.79 5.85 4.16 5.16 0.00 6.18
2002              
  Delivery-Only Service 4.22 2.42 1.09 1.22 0.00 2.86
  Energy-Only Providers 4.50 4.33 4.46 4.46 0.00 4.45
  Full-Service Providers 7.79 5.87 4.13 5.14 0.00 6.22
  Total Electric Industry 7.79 5.87 4.13 5.14 0.00 6.23
2003              
  Delivery-Only Service 4.35 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 4.35
  Energy-Only Providers 5.50 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 5.50
  Full-Service Providers 7.76 5.74 4.23 0.00 5.46 6.27
  Total Electric Industry 7.76 5.74 4.23 0.00 5.46 6.27
2004              
  Delivery-Only Service 4.32 8.63 0.00 0.00 0.00 4.35
  Energy-Only Providers 6.44 6.47 0.00 0.00 0.00 6.44
  Full-Service Providers 7.99 5.88 4.27 0.00 6.25 6.43
  Total Electric Industry 7.99 5.88 4.27 0.00 6.25 6.43
2005              
  Delivery-Only Service 2.48 4.08 0.00 0.00 0.00 2.49
  Energy-Only Providers 7.55 7.48 0.00 0.00 0.00 7.55
  Full-Service Providers 8.16 6.05 4.46 0.00 6.81 6.64
  Total Electric Industry 8.16 6.05 4.46 0.00 6.81 6.64
2006              
  Delivery-Only Service 2.52 0.64 0.00 0.00 0.00 1.37
  Energy-Only Providers 9.60 9.81 0.00 0.00 0.00 9.73
  Full-Service Providers 8.49 6.21 4.69 0.00 6.81 6.86
  Total Electric Industry 8.49 6.21 4.69 0.00 6.81 6.86

(updated 2006)



Time Leaving to Work in Vinton Town, Virginia

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 66   (1.7%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 81   (2.1%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 132   (3.4%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 374   (9.8%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 451   (11.8%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 531   (13.9%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 772   (20.2%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 419   (10.9%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 202   (5.3%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 195   (5.1%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 40   (1.0%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 41   (1.1%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 202   (5.3%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 325   (8.5%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Vinton Town, Virginia)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 2,935

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 362

In 3-person carpool : 157

In 4-person carpool : 0

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 0

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 20

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 65

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 : 35

Other means : 0

Worked at home : 40


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Vinton Town, Virginia)

Less than 5 minutes : 168

5 to 9 minutes : 507

10 to 14 minutes : 464

15 to 19 minutes : 654

20 to 24 minutes : 743

25 to 29 minutes : 503

30 to 34 minutes : 393

35 to 39 minutes : 19

40 to 44 minutes : 23

45 to 59 minutes : 44

60 to 89 minutes : 19

90 or more minutes : 37


(updated 2009)



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

With Social Security income : 1,068

No Social Security income : 2,323


(updated 2009)



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

With retirement income : 534

No retirement income : 2,857


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Vinton Town, Virginia)

Less than $10,000 : 111

$10,000 to $14,999 : 102

$15,000 to $19,999 : 107

$20,000 to $24,999 : 103

$25,000 to $29,999 : 141

$30,000 to $34,999 : 65

$35,000 to $39,999 : 61

$40,000 to $44,999 : 113

$45,000 to $49,999 : 77

$50,000 to $59,999 : 242

$60,000 to $74,999 : 284

$75,000 to $99,999 : 230

$100,000 to $124,999 : 174

$125,000 to $149,999 : 28

$150,000 to $199,999 : 32

$200,000 or more : 23


(updated 2009)



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

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $52,981


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Vinton Town, Virginia

  • WGMN (1240 AM; 1.0 kW; Roanoke, VA; Owner: 3 Daughters Media, Inc.)
  • WOWZ (1290 AM; 10.0 kW; Roanoke, VA; Owner: Perception Media, Inc.)
  • WBLT (1350 AM; 5.0 kW; Bedford, VA; Owner: 3 Daughters Media, Inc.)
  • WRIS (1410 AM; 5.0 kW; Roanoke, VA; Owner: Wris Inc.)
  • WKEX (1430 AM; 1.0 kW; Blacksburg, VA; Owner: Base Communications, Inc)
  • WTOY (1480 AM; 5.0 kW; Roanoke, VA; Owner: Ward Broadcasting Corporation)
  • WKBA (1550 AM; 10.0 kW; Roanoke, VA; Owner: Tinker Creek Broadcasters, Inc.)
  • WYTI (1570 AM; 2.5 kW; Rocky Mount, VA; Owner: Wyti, Inc.)
  • WVBE (610 AM; 5.0 kW; Roanoke, VA; Owner: Mel Wheeler, Inc.)
  • WFNR (710 AM; 10.0 kW; Christiansburg, VA; Owner: Cumulus Licensing Llc)
  • WWWR (910 AM; 1.0 kW; Roanoke, VA; Owner: Perception Media Group, Inc.)
  • WFIR (960 AM; 5.0 kW; Roanoke, VA; Owner: Mel Wheeler, Inc.)
  • WFIR (960 AM; 4.8 kW; Roanoke, VA; Owner: Mel Wheeler, Inc.)

FM Radio Stations Near Vinton Town, Virginia

  • WZZI (101.5 FM; Cloverdale, VA; Owner: Centennial Licensing, Llc)
  • 971022MC (102.5 FM; Elliston, VA; Owner: George S. Flinn, Jr.)
  • 971023ME (102.5 FM; Elliston, VA; Owner: Grace Communications L.c.)
  • WJJS (104.9 FM; Cloverdale, VA; Owner: Capstar Tx Limited Partnership)
  • WBRW (105.3 FM; Blacksburg, VA; Owner: Cumulus Licensing Llc)
  • WZBL (106.1 FM; Roanoke, VA; Owner: Capstar Tx Limited Partnership)
  • WUVT-FM (90.7 FM; Blacksburg, VA; Owner: Virg. Polytechnic Inst. & State Univ)
  • WUVT-FM (90.7 FM; Blacksburg, VA; Owner: Virg. Polytechnic Inst. & State Univ)
  • WUVT-FM (90.7 FM; Blacksburg, VA; Owner: Virg. Polytechnic Inst. & State Univ)
  • WPAR (91.3 FM; Cloverdale, VA; Owner: Positive Alternative Radio, Inc.)
  • WSNV (93.5 FM; Roanoke, VA; Owner: Capstar Tx Limited Partnership)
  • WROV-FM (96.3 FM; Boones Mill, VA; Owner: Capstar Tx Limited Partnership)
  • WRON-FM (97.7 FM; Elliston, VA; Owner: Wvjt, Llc)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Vinton Town, Virginia

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 343  (17.2%)
  • Service Occupations: 157  (7.9%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 389  (19.5%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 527  (26.4%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 637  (32.5%)
  • Service Occupations: 267  (13.6%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 876  (44.7%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 4  (0.2%)


(updated 2010)





There are 109 Farms In Vinton Town, Virginia


(updated 2008)



Banks In Vinton Town, Virginia

Suntrust Bank - 2 Branches


    Bank Assets: $356.7m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 1,514

Wells Fargo Bank, National Association - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $1.4b
    Industry Specialization: All Other > $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 6,310

Bank Of America, National Association - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $1.4b
    Industry Specialization: All Other > $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 5,094

Branch Banking And Trust Company - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $183.6m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 1,843

First-citizens Bank & Trust Company - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $21.7m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 390

Carter Bank & Trust - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $4.6m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 123

Union First Market Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $7.2m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 131

Valley Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $886.2k
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 10

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Vinton Town, Virginia

  • Roanoke Regional/Woodrum Field


    (about 5.5 miles in Roanoke, Virginia; Airport Code: ROA)

  • Virginia Tech/Montgomery Executive


    (about 28.6 miles in Blacksburg, Virginia; Airport Code: BCB)

  • Lynchburg Regional/Preston Glenn Field


    (about 38.3 miles in Lynchburg, Virginia; Airport Code: LYH)

  • New River Valley


    (about 44.2 miles in Fairlawn, Virginia; Airport Code: PSK)

  • Blue Ridge


    (about 45.3 miles in Spencer, Virginia; Airport Code: QCX)

  • Ingalls Field


    (about 46.6 miles in Hot Springs, Virginia; Airport Code: HSP)

  • Greenbrier Valley


    (about 48.7 miles in Lewisburg, West Virginia; Airport Code: LWB)

  • Danville Regional


    (about 57.7 miles in Ringgold, Virginia; Airport Code: DAN)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Vinton Town, Virginia

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

84.71%

Carpooled

11.86%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.0%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.21%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.18%

Motorcycle

0.36%

Bicycle

0.0%

Walked

0.82%

Other Means

0.18%

Worked At Home

1.69%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

Everyone needs shelter in rented housing or individually owned homes. Each community, including Vinton Town, Virginia, 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, Virginia)

Family households:

Married-couple family : 1,356

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 242

Female householder, no husband present : 295

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 1,275

Householder not living alone : 223


(updated 2009)



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

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 167

Female householder and female partner : 33

Female householder and male partner : 32

All other households : 3,159


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Vinton Town, Virginia)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 1,070

Renter-occupied housing units : 286

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 101

Renter-occupied housing units : 141

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 68

Renter-occupied housing units : 227

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 605

Renter-occupied housing units : 893


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Vinton Town, Virginia)

Less than $10,000 : 307

$10,000 to $14,999 : 357

$15,000 to $19,999 : 186

$20,000 to $24,999 : 211

$25,000 to $29,999 : 250

$30,000 to $34,999 : 193

$35,000 to $39,999 : 238

$40,000 to $44,999 : 191

$45,000 to $49,999 : 242

$50,000 to $59,999 : 345

$60,000 to $74,999 : 314

$75,000 to $99,999 : 274

$100,000 to $124,999 : 200

$125,000 to $149,999 : 28

$150,000 to $199,999 : 32

$200,000 or more : 23


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Vinton Town, Virginia)

Total : 3,481


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Vinton Town, Virginia)

Occupied : 3,391

Vacant : 90


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Vinton Town, Virginia)

Median number of rooms : 5


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Vinton Town, Virginia)

Built 2005 or later : 66

Built 2000 to 2004 : 71

Built 1990 to 1999 : 347

Built 1980 to 1989 : 424

Built 1970 to 1979 : 1,157

Built 1960 to 1969 : 522

Built 1950 to 1959 : 408

Built 1940 to 1949 : 94

Built 1939 or earlier : 392


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Vinton Town, Virginia)

Utility gas : 1,537

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 41

Electricity : 1,621

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 184

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 0

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 8

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Vinton Town, Virginia)

Less than $10,000 : 0

$10,000 to $14,999 : 9

$15,000 to $19,999 : 0

$20,000 to $24,999 : 0

$25,000 to $29,999 : 0

$30,000 to $34,999 : 0

$35,000 to $39,999 : 0

$40,000 to $49,999 : 17

$50,000 to $59,999 : 57

$60,000 to $69,999 : 58

$70,000 to $79,999 : 37

$80,000 to $89,999 : 55

$90,000 to $99,999 : 143

$100,000 to $124,999 : 534

$125,000 to $149,999 : 421

$150,000 to $174,999 : 154

$175,000 to $199,999 : 99

$200,000 to $249,999 : 143

$250,000 to $299,999 : 26

$300,000 to $399,999 : 27

$400,000 to $499,999 : 64

$500,000 to $749,999 : 0

$750,000 to $999,999 : 0

$1,000,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Vinton Town, Virginia)

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 : 132

Home equity loan only : 222

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 813

Housing units without a mortgage : 677


(updated 2009)



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

Built 2005 or later : $123,600

Built 2000 to 2004 : $134,800

Built 1990 to 1999 : $208,300

Built 1980 to 1989 : $127,100

Built 1970 to 1979 : $125,000

Built 1960 to 1969 : $123,400

Built 1950 to 1959 : $113,900

Built 1940 to 1949 : $100,800

Built 1939 or earlier : $98,800


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Vinton Town, Virginia: 62.2%

Percentage of Family Households in Virginia: 67.0%


(updated 2010)



Population in Group Quarters in Vinton Town, Virginia

Institutionalized population


  • Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities : 100%


(updated 2010)









Median Household Income In 2000 (Vinton Town, VA): $32,620
Median Household Income In 2000 (Virginia): $46,677


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Vinton Town): $87,700
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Virginia): $118,800


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Vinton Town): $462
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Virginia): $650


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Vinton Town, Virginia

Utility Gas: 51.5%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 1.3%
Electricity: 34.4%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 11.6%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 0.7%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.6%
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, Virginia are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Vinton Town, Virginia

Gentiva Health Services


     Address: 5306 Peters Creek Road, Suite D, Roanoke, Virginia 24019
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 5/4/1989

Medi Home Health And Hospice


     Address: 5369 Peters Creek Road, Roanoke, Virginia 24019
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 10/29/1993

Carilion Homecare Srv Roanoke


     Address: 1917 Franklin Road Suite C, Roanoke, Virginia 24014
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Other
     Certified Date: 10/23/1981

Interim Hlthcare-collinsville


     Address: 2747 Penn Forest Boulevard Sw, Roanoke, Virginia 24018
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 9/20/2001

Heartland Home Health Care


     Address: 2800 Electric Road Sw Suite 105c, Roanoke, Virginia 24018
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 6/1/1998

Hospitals Close To Vinton Town, Virginia

Carilion Medical Center


     Address: 1906 Belleview Avenue, Roanoke, Virginia 24033
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Lewis-gale Medical Center


     Address: 1900 Electric Road, Salem, Virginia 24153
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Proprietary

Catawba Hospital


     Address: Po Box 200, Catawba, Virginia 24070
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - State

Carilion Franklin Memorial Hospital


     Address: 124 Floyd Avenue, Rocky Mount, Virginia 24151
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Bedford Memorial Hospital


     Address: 1613 Oakwood Street Box 688, Bedford, Virginia 24523
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Nursing Homes Close To Vinton Town, Virginia

Berkshire Health & Rehabilitation Center


     Address: 705 Clearview Drive, Vinton, Virginia 24179
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 167
     Percent Occupied: 93%

Avante At Roanoke


     Address: 324 King George Ave Sw, Roanoke, Virginia 24016
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 120
     Percent Occupied: 92%

Raleigh Court Hlth Care Cntr


     Address: 1527 Grandin Road Southwest, Roanoke, Virginia 24015
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 118
     Percent Occupied: 98%

Virginia Veterans Care Center


     Address: 4550 Shenandoah Ave N W, Roanoke, Virginia 24017
     Ownership: Government - State
     Number of Residents: 169
     Percent Occupied: 94%

Pheasant Ridge Nursing & Rehab Center


     Address: 4355 Pheasant Ridge Road, Sw, Roanoke, Virginia 24014
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 86
     Percent Occupied: 85%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Vinton Town, Virginia

Name: North Anna
Address: PO Box 402; Mineral, VA 23117-0402
Distance: 120 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Vinton Town, Virginia

    Retired Workers: 2,470
    Disabled Workers: 710
    Widowers Workers: 335
    Spouses Workers: 150
    Children Workers: 310


(updated 2007)



Roanoke City, Virginia Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 34.24%
  • Bush & Cheney 65.14%
  • Other 0.63%



(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, Virginia citizens.

Relocation to Roanoke County, VA

9.40 % of Roanoke County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $42,724

Virginia Average 11.06 %

0.04 % residents relocated from other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $14,462

Virginia Average 0.41 %

Lead counties where tax filers migrated to Roanoke County, VA (2005 / 2006) from a different county are as follows:

  • Roanoke , VA 3.19 % ($37,304 AGI )
  • Botetourt County , VA 0.57 % ($37,686 AGI )
  • Salem , VA 0.50 % ($40,413 AGI )

Relocation away from Roanoke County, VA

8.70 % of Roanoke County tax filers migrated to different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $45,458

Virginia Average 10.78 %

0.03 % residents relocated to other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $15,000

Virginia Average 0.23 %

Lead counties where tax filers moved from Roanoke County, VA (2005 / 2006) to a different county are as follows:

  • Roanoke , VA 3.09 % ($31,028 AGI )
  • Botetourt County , VA 0.58 % ($58,291 AGI )
  • Salem , VA 0.53 % ($45,684 AGI )


(updated 2006)



Income Tax Rates in Virginia

Low Bracket: $3,000 (2.00%)
High Bracket: $17,000 (5.75%)


(updated 2008)



Sales Tax Rates in Virginia

5.00%


(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, Virginia is based on over 50 years of data.

























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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, Virginia directly or research local government web sites.

Crime in Vinton Town, Virginia

Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murder 0 0 0 n/a 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0
    per 100,000 0 0 0 n/a 0 0 13 0 0 13 0 0 0
Rape 3 5 2 n/a 2 3 0 5 3 2 3 1 1
    per 100,000 38 62 26 n/a 25 38 0 63 38 25 37 12 12
Robbery 2 1 2 n/a 3 3 0 5 3 2 4 2 4
    per 100,000 25 12 26 n/a 38 38 0 63 38 25 49 24 49
Assault 12 23 7 n/a 6 10 13 11 14 26 34 33 29
    per 100,000 152 287 90 n/a 76 128 164 140 178 331 415 401 358
Burglary 23 25 38 n/a 35 34 26 37 41 35 21 23 13
    per 100,000 291 312 489 n/a 446 435 328 470 520 446 256 280 160
Larceny Theft 177 193 208 n/a 237 238 240 254 222 250 216 212 251
    per 100,000 2,240 2,407 2,678 n/a 3,018 3,047 3,029 3,225 2,818 3,184 2,636 2,579 3,097
Vehicle Theft 24 11 18 n/a 19 19 3 7 9 3 2 5 6
    per 100,000 304 137 232 n/a 242 243 38 89 114 38 24 61 74
Arson 1 3 4 n/a 1 0 2 1 3 6 1 0 0
    per 100,000 13 37 51 n/a 13 0 25 13 38 76 12 0 0
CityMelt Violent Crime Index
U.S. Average = 40
4 7 3 n/a 3 4 4 5 5 8 10 9 9
CityMelt Property Crime Index
U.S. Average = 277
56 58 67 n/a 73 73 68 75 69 74 60 60 68
CityMelt Crime Index
U.S. Average = 158
30 33 35 n/a 38 38 36 40 37 41 35 35 38


(updated 2013)



Number of Sex Offenders In Virginia

2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
13,211 12,152 15,000 4,618 17,110 16,891 18,728 19,137 20,081 20,902


(updated 2014)



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