For population 25 years and over in Vinton:
For population 15 years and over in Vinton village:
0 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $800 (1.3%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Huntington, WV (39.4 miles , pop. 51,475).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Columbus, OH (78.2 miles , pop. 711,470).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (343.8 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Rio Grande, OH (2.6 miles ), Wilkesville, OH (2.6 miles) , Centerville, OH (2.8 miles) , Rutland, OH (3.5 miles ), Cheshire, OH (3.5 miles ), Gallipolis, OH (3.7 miles ), Oak Hill, OH (3.7 miles ), Point Pleasant, WV (3.8 miles ).
Latitude: 38.98 N, Longitude: 82.34 W
Area code: 740
Unemployment in July 2013:
Population change in the 1990s: -24 (-6.9%).
Work and jobs in Vinton: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Vinton, Ohio
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Vinton-area historical tornado activity is below Ohio state average. It is 16% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/23/1968, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 13.3 miles away from the Vinton village center killed 7 people and injured 93 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
On 4/23/1968, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 31.9 miles away from the village center killed 6 people and injured 364 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Vinton-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Ohio state average. It is 96% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 2/19/1995 at 12:57:06, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, 3.6 MD, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 61.5 miles away from the city center
On 6/28/1991 at 18:34:51, a magnitude 3.2 (3.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 60.6 miles away from Vinton center
On 9/8/1990 at 00:03:57, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 98.4 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), duration magnitude (MD)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Gallia County (10) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 5, Floods: 4, Floods: 2, Blizzard: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Tornado: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Vinton:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Vinton:
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Public elementary/middle school in Vinton:
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Air Quality Index (AQI)
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 0.840. This is significantly better than average. There were 21 monitors within city limits.
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 6.75. This is better than average. There were 33 monitors within city limits.
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 27.5. This is about average. There were 42 monitors within city limits.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 7.86. This is better than average. There were 12 monitors within city limits.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2005 was 21.4. This is about average. Closest monitor was 14.4 miles away from the city center.
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 17.9%
(19.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Black residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
Percentage of family households:
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
No gay or lesbian households reported
Vinton compared to Ohio state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Vinton (based on Gallia County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 28.93%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 7
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 6
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 17
Number of full-service restaurants: 5
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
4.97% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($28,420 average adjusted gross income)
0.11% of residents moved from foreign countries ($319 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
5.36% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($30,126 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 1
Total length: 5 meters (16ft)
Total average daily traffic: 1,650
Total average daily truck traffic: 66
Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic: 2,943
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Vinton)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:15 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Vinton)
FAA Registered Aircraft:7
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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