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Welcome to Vinton ...
The town of Vinton is located in Roanoke County.
The location of Vinton has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>
From the Census Estimates for 2017, Vinton has a population of 8,065 people<2> (see below for details).
Vinton is 1,070 feet [326 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Vinton lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
The area code for Vinton: (540)
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2010 Census, Vinton had a population of 8,098 people (which is 8.77% of the total population of Roanoke County). This makes Vinton the county's most populous community.
The population of Vinton represents 0.1% of the total population of Virginia (which has 8,001,024 people), making it the state's 47th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 8,098 people, the population of Vinton increased 4.06% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 7,782 people).
Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Vinton had an population of 8,065 people. This is a decrease of 0.41% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 3.64% since the 2000 Census).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Vinton.
Communities near Vinton ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if driven.<4>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Vinton.
Communities Also Named Vinton ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 13 communities that are also named Vinton - they are located in California, Iowa, Kansas (2), Louisiana, Mississippi, Missouri, Nebraska, Ohio (2), Quebec, Texas and West Virginia.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Vinton.
See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Vinton:
Websites for Vinton ...
Official Website: www.town.vinton.va.us/
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Vinton ...
Looking for more information about Vinton? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.
In addition to the Tourism page for Vinton, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Vinton.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Vinton: www.town.vinton.va.us/
The official website for Roanoke County: www.roanokecountyva.gov/
The official website for State of Virginia: https://www.virginia.gov/
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This page was last modified: 15 Apr 2019