Victoria County

Victoria, TX: What you need to know

Victoria, located beside the Guadalupe River, is nicknamed The Crossroads of Texas because of its two-hour proximity to large metropolitan cities Corpus Christi, Houston, San Antonio and Austin. Residents and visitors enjoy the city's rich history and culture, both of which earned Victoria a spot on the Top 10 Cities for Historic Preservation list. Attractions include a Bach Festival, ballet, Fossati’s Delicatessen and a literary scene thanks to the American Book Review published at The University of Houston-Victoria.

Victoria, TX City Profile

Quick Facts

Population 65,303
Median Age 35
Median Household Income $48,658
Median Home Price $118,500
Walkscore 30

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Business in Victoria , TX

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    Economic development in Victoria, TX, is growing with many new jobs and industries - especially in the manufacturing and transportation industries.

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    Victoria, TX Top Employers

    Victoria, TX jobs consist of many retail, manufacturing, and medical jobs in the community.

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    The Economy in Victoria, TX

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    Improvements in Downtown Victoria, TX

    Downtown Victoria, TX, has infrastructure improvements and private investment, and events including new Bootfest are helping re-introduce and re-energize the area.

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Victoria, TX Demographics

Median Population in Victoria , TX

Median Age 34.5%
Age 18 Over 73.4%
Age 21 Over 69.1%
Age 62 Over 16.8%
Age 65 Over 13.6%

Race in Victoria , TX

  Ethnicity White 83.6%
  Ethnicity Black 7.1%
  Ethnicity Asian 1.6%
  Ethnicity Hispanic 49.6%
  Ethnicity Indian 0.2%
  Ethnicity Other 4.1%

Population By Gender in Victoria , TX

  Male 48.8%
  Female 51.2%

Language in Victoria , TX

  English Only 75%
  English Other 25%

Economics in Victoria , TX

  Median Household Income $48,658
  Median Home Price $118,500
  Homes Owned 41%
  Homes Rent 59%
  Median Property Rent $802

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Commute Types in Victoria , TX

  Walked 1.2%
  Worked at Home 3%
  Public Transportation 0.8%
  Other Means 1.1%
  Drove Alone 79.9%
  Carpooled 14.1%

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Total Employed Armed Forces: 41
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