Vidor, Texas 

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Population

10,862

+2.0% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

5.8%

Best Places to Live in Vidor, Texas

Small city complex - Extreme southeast Texas near Gulf Coast and Louisiana border. April, October and March are the most pleasant months in Vidor, while July and August are the least comfortable months.

Pros
-Outdoor recreation
-Revitalized downtown
-Cost of living
Cons
-Uncertain hurricane effects
-Industrial landscape
-Hot, humid summers

Local Listings in Vidor
 $139,900 
465 Tall Pines St
Bed 3 | Bath 2 | 1164 SqFt
 $169,900 
150 E Elizabeth St
Bed 2 | Bath 1 | 1285 SqFt
 $59,000 
3130 Brown Rd
Bed 3 | Bath 2 | 1764 SqFt

What Bert Has To Say About Beaumont-Port Arthur Metro Area

The towns of Beaumont and Port Arthur are located 20 miles apart in extreme southeast Texas. Port Arthur is located on Sabine Lake, a body of water deep enough to support ocean shipping and connected to the Gulf by a canal. Beaumont is inland. The area’s destiny changed in 1901 when the first oil well blew in the nearby Spindletop field, and it changed again in September 2005 when Hurricane Rita swept through the area. The 1901 event turned the area from a quiet lumber and port town into a thriving oil and gas economy, with one of the largest concentrations of oil refineries, oil, and petrochemical-related businesses in the state.


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QUICK FACTS

City: Vidor
Zip Codes: 77662
Time zone: Central Standard Time (CST)
Elevation: 16 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Vidor is 5.8% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Positive. Vidor jobs have increased by 0.0%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Vidor's cost of living is 21.5% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Vidor's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
April, October and March are the most pleasant months in Vidor, while July and August are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather | Climate Averages

VOTING
Orange county voted Republican in the previous five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Vidor's population is 10,862 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 2.0%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 24.8 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Vidor is $96,900. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 12.2%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
Vidor public schools spend $8,755 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 14.2 students per teacher in Vidor. More Education


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Housing Market in Vidor

It's a good time to buy in Vidor. Home Appreciation is up 12.2% in the last 12 months. Browse Vidor Real Estate

The median home price in Vidor is $96,900. Browse Homes in this Range.


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Reviews for Vidor   4 Reviews
My 30 minute stop - 8/11/2017
Trash and debris everywhere. Uneducated people and even dangerous. I was "mean mugged" while trying to eat a salad. Quite disturbing. I got the impression of a wanna be... Read More

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Contemplating moving! - 11/16/2009
Lived in Vidor for 13 years. Moved here from Orlando. Talk about culture shock! WOW. Although most of the people are nice, polite, and helpful the town has this... Read More

Hot, humid, and hurricane-prone - 9/21/2008
This is a small, blue-collar town where many residents are employed by the oil industry. It's sub-tropical, so it's very green here most of the time, but unfortunately,... Read More


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ZIP CODES IN VIDOR, TEXAS
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NEW LISTINGS IN VIDOR
$139,900
465 Tall Pines St
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$169,900
150 E Elizabeth St
Bed 2 | Bath 1

$59,000
3130 Brown Rd
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$89,000
674 W Tram Rd
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$54,900
720 Kent St
Bed 2 | Bath 1

$78,000
870 Lost Lake Ln
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$165,000
235 Four Oaks Ranch Rd
Bed 3 | Bath 2

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