Linton is located in southwest Indiana. Linton is part of Greene County. Linton has 3.02 square miles of land area and has no water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Linton population is 5,368, which has shrunk 7.03% since 2000. The population growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 7.60% and is much lower than the national average rate of 11.61%. Linton median household income is $35,997 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 35.96% since 2000. The income growth rate is much higher than the state average rate of 17.25% and is higher than the national average rate of 27.36%. Linton median house value is $67,000 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 22.04% since 2000. The house value growth rate is lower than the state average rate of 30.12% and is much lower than the national average rate of 46.91%. As a reference, the national Consumer Price Index (CPI) inflation rate for the same period is 26.63%. On average, the public school district that covers Linton is better than the state average in quality. The Linton area code is 812.