Vinton is located in southwest Louisiana. Vinton is part of Calcasieu County. Vinton has 5.00 square miles of land area and 0.05 square miles of water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Vinton population is 3,391, which has grown 1.59% since 2000. The population growth rate is lower than the state average rate of 2.96% and is much lower than the national average rate of 11.61%. Vinton median household income is $25,000 in 2010-2014 and has has shrunk by 5.86% since 2000. The income growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 38.15% and is much lower than the national average rate of 27.36%. Vinton median house value is $81,900 in 2010-2014 and has shrunk by -47.57% since 2000. The house value growth rate is lower than the state average rate of 65.18% and is about the same as 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 Vinton is better than the state average in quality. The Vinton area code is 337.