City of Victoria, TX
Victoria is located in Victoria County in Texas. The median income is $46,483 and the median home value is $105,400. The unemployment rate is 8.58% compared to the 6.1% unemployment rate for the United States (as of August 2014). Workers commute an average of 18.2 minutes to work each day. The population is 79% White, 8% Black, 1% Asian. 0% of residents are of Hispanic or Latino origin. 12% identify as another race or ethnicity, or two or more races. For more on schools, business, and healthcare in Victoria, see each of the tabs to the leftabove. Walkability can be a key driver of the overall livability of a community. Victoria has a Walk Score® of 30.
Median Household Income$46,483
Median Home Price$105,400
Batters are up all over the place in Victoria, where public and private ball fields ensure plenty of room for players of all ages and skill levels.
Victoria, TX's, newest festival, Bootfest, means a good time for all ages in De Leon Plaza in downtown Victoria. The two-day jam session packs food, country music, a washers tournament and, of course, boots into a weekend full of festival fun. Albeit brand new, the free event already is Victoria’s largest festival of the year, with the highlight being performances by some of the biggest names in country music.
Downtown Victoria is alive with arts and culture. And the Leo J. Welder Center for the Performing Arts helps keep the pulse of this city pumping. Located at 214 N. Main St., the Welder Center offers a variety of performances and hosts some of Victoria’s biggest events. Theatre Victoria, which is the center’s resident company, produces three musicals and two plays a year as well as brings in outside artists to perform.
SchoolsIn Victoria, Texas
The quality of a school district if often a top factor for parents considering where to live. Strong school systems attract new residents and help their cities prosper. See how Victoria rates.
BusinessIn Victoria, Texas
Being a great place to live and being a great place to work, often go hand-in-hand. Here’s what the business and employment climate is like in Victoria.
HealthIn Victoria, Texas
Access to quality hospitals, doctors and healthcare providers are just part of what make a healthy community. Here’s how to get and stay healthy in Victoria.