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Vinton County, Ohio (OH)

County population in 2016: 13,159 (all rural); it was 12,806 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 2,170
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 1,802
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 3,805
Renter-occupied apartments: 1,288 (it was 1,087 in 2000)
% of renters here:

22%
State:

32%

Land area: 414 sq. mi.

Water area: 0.9 sq. mi.

Population density: 32 people per square mile   (low).

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Vinton County: 83.5 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

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Industries providing employment: Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services (30.3%), Transportation and warehousing,and utilities (21.3%), Educational, health and social services (21.3%), Information (15.7%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 96%
  • Government: 0%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 4%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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Races in Vinton County, Ohio:

  • White Non-Hispanic Alone (96.7%)
  • Two or more races (2.8%)
Median resident age:  41.0 years
Ohio median age:  39.3 years
Males: 6,637  (50.4%)
Females: 6,522  (49.6%)
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Vinton County,OH real estate house value trend


Average household size:
Vinton County:

2.0 people
Ohio:

2 people
Estimated median household income in 2016: $42,425 ($29,465 in 1999)

This county:

$42,425
Ohio:

$52,334

Median contract rent in 2016 for apartments: $430 (lower quartile is $327, upper quartile is $514)
This county:

$430
State:

$614


Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $89,328 (it was $60,300 in 2000)
Vinton:

$89,328
Ohio:

$140,100
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $54,473 - $142,381

Mean price in 2016:

Detached houses: $123,406
Here:

$123,406
State:

$180,767

Townhouses or other attached units: $79,855
Here:

$79,855
State:

$157,588

Mobile homes: $89,347
Here:

$89,347
State:

$48,655
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $961
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $359

Institutionalized population: 67

Crime in 2005 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

  • Murders: 2
  • Rapes: 4
  • Robberies: 2
  • Assaults: 10
  • Burglaries: 131
  • Thefts: 178
  • Auto thefts: 20

Crime in 2004 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

  • Murders: 1
  • Rapes: 0
  • Robberies: 1
  • Assaults: 1
  • Burglaries: 176
  • Thefts: 205
  • Auto thefts: 46
Vinton County, OH map from a distance

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2007: 0 buildings
  • 2008: 0 buildings
  • 2009: 0 buildings
  • 2010: 0 buildings
  • 2011: 0 buildings
  • 2012: 0 buildings
  • 2013: 0 buildings
  • 2014: 0 buildings
Number of permits per 10,000 residents
Average permit cost
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $1,195 (1.2%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $930 (1.2%)

Vinton County household income distribution in 2013 Vinton County home values distribution in 2013 Vinton County contract rent distribution in 2013
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 20.1%
Vinton County:

20.1%
Ohio:

14.6%
(19.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 69.0% for Black residents, 17.9% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 30.8% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2016: 41.0 years old
(Males: 39.7 years old, Females: 42.1 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 41.6 years old, Black residents: 44.6 years old, American Indian residents: 62.0 years old, Asian residents: 66.0 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 47.9 years old, Other race residents: 51.0 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Vinton County is $453 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $503 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $689 a month.

Cities in this county include: McArthur, Hamden, Zaleski, Wilkesville.

Vinton County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential
Zip CodeCityTestsMax concentrationMin concentrationArithmetic meanGeometric meanStandard deviationCoefficient of variationMean concentrationFirst quartileThird quartile
45622Creola10.90.90.90.9  0.901.430.78
45634Hamden54.50.71.681.31.5994.531.100.751.18
45651Mc Arthur113.90.11.981.261.5276.821.700.603.28
45654New Plymouth35.81.83.132.662.3173.71.801.502.80
45672Ray513.51.94.743.454.95104.482.701.903.45
45695Wilkesville11.71.71.71.7  1.701.182.13
45698Zaleski10.10.10.10.1  0.100.400.65

All concentrations are in units of pico-Curies of radiation per liter of air ( pCi/l ).

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Neighboring counties: Douglas County, Nevada , Clay County, Indiana , Clark County, Illinois , Sevier County, Utah , Jennings County, Indiana , Taylor County, West Virginia , Saline County, Missouri .

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

5.4%
Ohio:

4.3%

Unemployment by year
County total employment by year
County average yearly wages by year

Current college students: 296
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 80.7%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 9.9%

Number of foreign born residents: 23 (56.6% naturalized citizens)

Vinton County:

0.2%
Whole state:

4.4%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population Note: State values scaled to Vinton County population
  • 02010 or later
  • 02000 to 2009
  • 01990 to 1999
  • 01980 to 1989
  • 01970 to 1979
  • 30Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 37.0 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 40.3%

Vinton County marital status for males Vinton County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 4,082
  • One, attached: 43
  • Two: 75
  • 3 or 4: 56
  • 5 to 9: 16
  • 10 to 19: 22
  • 20 or more: 47
  • Mobile homes: 1,780
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 15

Housing units in Vinton County with a mortgage: 1,947 (54 second mortgage, 110 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 1,838

Here:

50.0% with mortgage
State:

63.2% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Vinton County

Religions Adherents in 2010
Year 2000 to 2010 Change
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant1,56816
Mainline Protestant84416
Catholic2001
Other1191
None10,704-
Vinton County Religion Details
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 3
Vinton County:

2.24 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.89 / 10,000 pop.


Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
This county:

0.75 / 10,000 pop.
Ohio:

1.25 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 8
Vinton County:

5.98 / 10,000 pop.
Ohio:

2.93 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 3
This county:

2.24 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.25 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Vinton County:

9.8%
Ohio:

10.3%

Adult obesity rate:
Vinton County:

30.1%
State:

29.1%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

15.8%
State:

11.9%

Agriculture in Vinton County:

Average size of farms: 184 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $16,004
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $195.59
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 21.07%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $17,041
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 35.06%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $30,643
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 94.09%
Average age of principal farm operators: 53 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 6.05
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 2.12%
Corn for grain: 1219 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 175 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 1086 harvested acres
Vegetables: 6 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 9 acres

Earthquake activity:

Vinton County-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Ohio state average. It is 81% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/27/1980 at 18:52:21, a magnitude 5.2 (5.1 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.0 UK, 5.2 UK, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 107.2 miles away from Vinton County center
On 9/25/1998 at 19:52:52, a magnitude 5.2 (4.8 MB, 4.3 MS, 5.2 LG, 4.5 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 190.0 miles away from the county center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 177.2 miles away from the county center
On 9/7/1988 at 02:28:09, a magnitude 4.6 (4.5 MB, 4.6 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 107.6 miles away from the county center
On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.4 (5.1 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.4 MW, 5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi) earthquake occurred 297.0 miles away from Vinton County center
On 7/12/1986 at 08:19:37, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB) earthquake occurred 135.1 miles away from the county center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Most recent natural disasters:

  • Ohio Severe Storms and Straight-line Winds, Incident Period: June 29, 2012 to July 02, 2012, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4077: August 20, 2012, FEMA Id: 4077, Natural disaster type: Storm, Wind
  • Ohio Severe Storms and Flooding, Incident Period: April 04, 2011 to May 15, 2011, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4002: July 13, 2011, FEMA Id: 4002, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • Ohio Hurricane Katrina Evacuation, Incident Period: August 29, 2005 to October 01, 2005, Emergency Declared EM-3250: September 13, 2005, FEMA Id: 3250, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Ohio Severe Storms and Flooding, Incident Period: August 27, 2004 to September 27, 2004, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1556: September 19, 2004, FEMA Id: 1556, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • Ohio Tornadoes, Flooding, Severe Storms, and High Winds, Incident Period: July 21, 2003 to August 25, 2003, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1484: August 01, 2003, FEMA Id: 1484, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood, Wind
  • Ohio Severe Winter Storm, Incident Period: February 14, 2003 to March 18, 2003, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1453: March 14, 2003, FEMA Id: 1453, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm
  • Ohio Severe Storms/Flooding, Incident Period: February 28, 1997 to March 17, 1997, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1164: March 04, 1997, FEMA Id: 1164, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • Ohio Flooding, Incident Period: May 02, 1996 to June 24, 1996, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1122: June 24, 1996, FEMA Id: 1122, Natural disaster type: Flood
  • Ohio Flooding, Severe Storm, Tornado, Incident Period: May 28, 1990 to July 15, 1990, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-870: June 06, 1990, FEMA Id: 870, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood
  • Ohio Blizzards and Snowstorms, Incident Period: January 26, 1978, Emergency Declared EM-3055: January 26, 1978, FEMA Id: 3055, Natural disaster type: Snowstorm, Blizzard
  • 1 other natural disasters have been reported since 1953.

The number of natural disasters in Vinton County (11) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 7, Storms: 6, Tornadoes: 2, Winds: 2, Blizzard: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Class of Workers in 2016
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2016


  • Health care and social assistance (24%)
  • Educational services (9%)
  • Manufacturing (8%)
  • Retail trade (7%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Public administration (5%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)

Most common industries for females in 2016


  • Health care and social assistance (31%)
  • Educational services (12%)
  • Manufacturing (10%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Public administration (7%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)

Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
Most common occupations for males in 2016


  • Construction and extraction occupations (18%)
  • Production occupations (13%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (11%)
  • Material moving occupations (10%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (8%)
  • Transportation occupations (7%)
  • Sales and related occupations (5%)

Most common occupations for females in 2016


  • Office and administrative support occupations (20%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (9%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (9%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (7%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (7%)
  • Sales and related occupations (6%)
  • Management occupations (6%)

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents


  • Germany (74%)
  • United Kingdom, excluding England and Scotland (9%)
  • Korea (4%)
  • England (0%)
  • Scotland (0%)
  • Ireland (0%)
  • Denmark (0%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Vinton County


  • American (18%)
  • Irish (12%)
  • English (11%)
  • German (11%)
  • European (3%)
  • Italian (3%)
  • Scottish (2%)

Vinton County mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 2,295 (85.0%)
  • Carpooled: 218 (8.1%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 3 (0.1%)
  • Walked: 89 (3.3%)
  • Worked at home: 90 (3.3%)
Owners and renters by unit type
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

People in group quarters in Vinton County, Ohio in 2000:

  • 94 people in nursing homes
  • 37 people in job corps and vocational training facilities
  • 9 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse
67 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $38,866.

5.80% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($26,545 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.80%
Ohio average:

4.72%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
5.03% relocated from other counties in Ohio ($22,765 average AGI)
0.77% relocated from other states ($3,780 average AGI)
Vinton County:

0.77%
Ohio average:

1.60%

Residents relocating <b>from</b> other counties or countries

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Jackson County, OH  1.68% ($27,230 average AGI)
from Ross County, OH  0.55% ($27,625)
from Athens County, OH  0.48% ($31,857)
from Hocking County, OH  0.48% ($20,190)
from Franklin County, OH  0.43% ($21,000)
from Fairfield County, OH  0.23% ($25,400)


6.10% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($27,104 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.10%
Ohio average:

5.14%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
5.49% relocated to other counties in Ohio ($24,078 average AGI)
0.61% relocated to other states ($3,030 average AGI)
Vinton County:

0.61%
Ohio average:

2.02%

Residents relocating <b>to</b> other counties or countries

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Jackson County, OH  1.91% ($25,429 average AGI)
to Ross County, OH  0.75% ($32,152)
to Franklin County, OH  0.54% ($30,333)
to Hocking County, OH  0.39% ($24,176)
to Athens County, OH  0.25% ($23,909)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 14.8
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 13.2

Births per 1000 population in Vinton County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 10.4
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 9.3
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2014: 10.3

Deaths per 1000 population in Vinton County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 10.4
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 7.8

Infant deaths per 1000 population in Vinton County
Population without health insurance coverage in 2013: 14.6%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2013: 6.7%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Vinton County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19
Population without health insurance coverage in Vinton County
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in Vinton County
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in Vinton County
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in Vinton County
Population under 19 years without health insurance coverage in Vinton County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 2,062 (1,559 aged, 503 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 214 (6%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

Most common underlying causes of death in Vinton County, Ohio in 1999 - 2014:

  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (209)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (164)
  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (161)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (139)
  • Alzheimer's disease, unspecified (51)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (48)
  • Pneumonia, unspecified (44)
  • Congestive heart failure (39)
  • Unspecified diabetes mellitus, without complications (39)
  • Colon, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (33)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 13%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 10%

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,236
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 938
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 7

Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 37

Household type by relationship:

Households: 13,159
  • In family households: 11,193 (1,619 male householders, 1,748 female householders)
    2,541 spouses, 3,688 children (3,235 natural, 88 adopted, 372 stepchildren), 417 grandchildren, 272 brothers or sisters, 133 parents, 347 other relatives, 444 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 1,847 (915 male householders (714 living alone)), 686 female householders (662 living alone)), 244 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 99

Size of family households: 1,490 2-persons, 690 3-persons, 521 4-persons, 407 5-persons, 185 6-persons, 74 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 1,373 1-person, 207 2-persons, 12 3-persons.

1,732 married couples with children.
751 single-parent households (256 men, 495 women).

96.7% of residents of Vinton speak English at home.
1.1% of residents speak Spanish at home (100% speak English very well).
0.9% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (86% speak English very well, 14% speak English not well).
0.1% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (100% speak English very well).
1.2% of residents speak other language at home (100% speak English very well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $65,359,000 ($4,895 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $970,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $27,571,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $12,445,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $147,000
Federal grants: $22,698,000
Federal procurement contracts: $740,000 ($150,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $1,759,000 ($0,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $378,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $3,144,000
Federal Government insurance: $1,462,000

Population change from April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2005:

Births: 953
Here:

71 per 1000 residents
State:

69 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 691
Here:

51 per 1000 residents
State:

50 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: 0
Here:

0 per 1000 residents
State:

+7 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: +376
Here +28 per 1000 residents
State -15 per 1000 residents
Population growth in Vinton County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 0.20 millions of gallons per day (all from ground)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

5.7
State:

6.6

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

5.1
State:

4.5

Year house built in Vinton County, Ohio Note: State values scaled to Vinton County population
  • 1872014 or later
  • 1432010 to 2013
  • 1,1102000 to 2009
  • 1,2311990 to 1999
  • 8481980 to 1989
  • 8761970 to 1979
  • 4731960 to 1969
  • 3901950 to 1959
  • 2201940 to 1949
  • 8211939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in Vinton County, Ohio
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Vinton County, Ohio Note: State values scaled to Vinton County population
  • 11 room
  • 662 rooms
  • 1153 rooms
  • 4274 rooms
  • 1,1255 rooms
  • 7496 rooms
  • 5907 rooms
  • 4298 rooms
  • 2469+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Vinton County, Ohio Note: State values scaled to Vinton County population
  • 101 room
  • 142 rooms
  • 1393 rooms
  • 2014 rooms
  • 3735 rooms
  • 2426 rooms
  • 857 rooms
  • 628 rooms
  • 609+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Vinton County, Ohio
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Vinton County, Ohio Note: State values scaled to Vinton County population
  • 11no bedroom
  • 1461 bedroom
  • 8472 bedrooms
  • 2,2133 bedrooms
  • 4334 bedrooms
  • 955+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Vinton County, Ohio Note: State values scaled to Vinton County population
  • 10no bedroom
  • 1221 bedroom
  • 3672 bedrooms
  • 5633 bedrooms
  • 1094 bedrooms
  • 235+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in Vinton County, Ohio in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Vinton County in owner-occupied houses/condos Note: State values scaled to Vinton County population
  • 134no vehicle
  • 8271 vehicle
  • 1,4232 vehicles
  • 8393 vehicles
  • 4244 vehicles
  • 1345+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Vinton County in renter-occupied apartments Note: State values scaled to Vinton County population
  • 282no vehicle
  • 4471 vehicle
  • 2182 vehicles
  • 1173 vehicles
  • 1214 vehicles
  • 235+ vehicles

89.9% of Vinton County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 34% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 96% lived in Ohio.

Vinton County:

89.9%
State average:

85.0%

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 11,489
  • Other state: 1,564
  • Northeast: 148
  • Midwest: 218
  • South: 1,117
  • West: 75
Year Householders Moved Into Unit
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Vinton County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 51.9%Electricity
  • 20.8%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 15.6%Utility gas
  • 9.7%Wood
  • 2.2%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.3%Coal or coke
  • 0.3%Other fuel
  • 0.2%No fuel used
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 50.5%Electricity
  • 22.7%Utility gas
  • 13.9%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 5.0%Coal or coke
  • 4.5%Wood
  • 2.7%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.7%Other fuel

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 130
Here:

9.8%
Ohio:

13.4%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 16
Here:

2.1%
Ohio:

11.9%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 20
Here:

7.3%
Ohio:

23.5%

Educational Attainment
School Enrollment by Level of School
Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Noninstitutionalized Residents with Employment Disability

Vinton County government finances - Expenditure in 2002:

  • Construction - General: $1,823,000
  • Current Operations - Welfare - Other: $4,839,000
    Regular Highways: $3,429,000
    Health Services - Other: $1,158,000
    Solid Waste Management: $1,129,000
    Central Staff Services: $1,006,000
    General - Other: $741,000
    Police Protection: $739,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $598,000
    Financial Administration: $358,000
    Parks & Recreation: $10,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $19,000
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $4,202,000

Vinton County government finances - Revenue in 2002:

  • Charges - All Other: $719,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $2,359,000
    Interest Earnings: $174,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Public Welfare: $3,631,000
    Highways: $3,555,000
    All Other: $1,760,000
    Health & Hospitals: $825,000
    General Support: $302,000
  • Tax - Property: $1,034,000
    Total General Sales: $617,000
    NEC: $1,000

Vinton County government finances - Debt in 2002:

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $312,000
  • Long Term Debt Issue, Unspecified - Other NEC: $173,000
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $470,000
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $15,000

Vinton County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002:

  • Bond Fund - Cash & Deposits: $97,000
  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $1,843,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 516
  • Number of aged recipients: 20
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 496
  • Number of recipients under 18: 50
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 382
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 84
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 163
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 254
Vinton County Fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 1994
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Vinton County Fatal accident statistics for 1995 - 2014
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Most common first names in Vinton County, OH among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary6677.9 years
William6375.0 years
John6075.4 years
Charles5673.0 years
James5572.5 years
George3876.9 years
Robert3372.1 years
Carl2568.0 years
Dorothy2278.2 years
Clarence2279.1 years
Most common last names in Vinton County, OH among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Brown3078.0 years
Thompson2576.6 years
Smith2575.0 years
Coleman2464.7 years
Sowers2074.3 years
Allen1878.4 years
Harper1774.9 years
Martin1676.6 years
Collins1675.6 years
Ward1663.7 years

Businesses in Vinton County, OH

  • True Value: 1
  • U-Haul: 2
  • UPS: 1