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-Cost of living
-Diverse economy
-Pleasant winter climate


-Low educational attainment
-Hot, humid summers

What Bert Has To Say About Victoria Metro Area

Victoria, a small agricultural and industrial center, resides in the middle of a triangle formed by Houston, San Antonio, and Corpus Christi on the coastal plain of southeast Texas. Located on transportation routes about 30 miles inland from the Gulf, Victoria is home to several petrochemical and plastics companies, including large Dow Chemical and DuPont plants and an assortment of other manufacturers. Ranching and meatpacking round out the economic picture. While employment prospects are moderate, the town has a very low cost of living profile and high incomes giving a strong Buying Power index. There is a historic downtown district

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Quick Facts About Victoria

    The unemployment rate in Victoria is 5.30 percent(U.S. avg. is 5.20%). Recent job growth is Negative. Victoria jobs have Decreased by 0.64 percent.
    Compared to the rest of the country, Victoria's cost of living is 5.90% Lower than the U.S. average.
    As of 2014, Victoria's population is 67,574 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 22.69 percent.
    Average Commute time is 17 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes.
    The median home cost in Victoria is $164,350. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 50.26%.
    Victoria public schools spend $8,840 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 14.5 students per teacher in Victoria.

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It's a good time to buy in Victoria. Home Appreciation is up 3.3% in the last 12 months. Browse Victoria Real Estate.
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Inez over Victoria

Used to live in Victoria but raising a family there was terrible. We were secluded in our development but when the kids got out into public schools even at the low... (Read More)



Industrial ISD

I live in Victoria but I transferred my kids into Industrial ISD. Great school district, better than most private school you would find in Texas. We are in the process... (Read More)



One of the worst places to live

Have been living here for 3 years now and have never lived in a place where there are so many rude people. Every nice apartment complex you find is assisted living, so... (Read More)



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