What you need to know about Victoria, TX

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.

Top 10 Historic Preservation Cities 2012

Population

64,275
Up by 3.48%
First Victoria Bank in Victoria, TX
Victoria, TX Top Employers
Victoria, TX jobs consist of many retail, manufacturing, and medical jobs in the community.

Nearby Cities

Housing

Homes Owned 58.28%
58.28% Complete
Homes Rented 41.72%
41.72% Complete

Real Estate

In Victoria, Texas


Ready to move to Victoria? There are a variety of housing options in the area. Click below to learn about the recent trends, average home values and even a few current real estate listings in Victoria.

Schools

In Victoria, Texas


The quality of a school district is 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.

Median Household Income

$46,745
Lower than the national average

Business

In 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.

Residents

Most residents are
5-17 Years old

Health

In Victoria, Texas


Access to quality hospitals, doctors and health-care providers is just part of what makes a healthy community. Here’s how to get and stay healthy in Victoria.

Education

Bachelor’s Degree 18%
18% Complete
Graduated High School 80%
80% Complete

Victoria, TX's Livability Rankings

Top 10 Historic Preservation Cities 2012