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


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


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.

Median Home Price

Lower than the state average
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Victoria, TX Attracts Merchants and Shoppers
Victoria, TX's mix of one-of-a-kind retail shops and national chain stores is a big draw for shoppers and entrepreneurs.


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

Lower than the national average


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.


Most residents are
5-17 Years old


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.


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

Victoria, TX's Livability Rankings

Top 10 Historic Preservation Cities 2012