Living in Vernon, TX

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Updated: 2020-03-10

Vernon SnackAbility

4
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
7/10
Housing
4
Affordability
9
Diversity
9.5
Safety
5
Amenities
8
Education
4
Commute
10

Vernon, TX Crime Report

315
Total Crimes
3,070.5
Total Crimes / 100k People
19.55%
Above National Average

Vernon, TX Cost Of Living

77
Vernon's Overall Cost Of Living
0.8x
Lower Than The National Average

Vernon, Texas Info Snack

Vernon is a city in Wilbarger County, Texas, United States. It is the county seat, and as of the 2010 Census had a population of 11,002.
Population
10,685
Unemployment
4.3%
Poverty
19.9%
Median Home
$67,500
Median Income
$45,515
Median Rent
$640

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Rankings for Vernon in Texas

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Map Of Vernon, TX

Population over time in Vernon

Year Population % Change
2017 10,685 -0.7%
2016 10,765 0.0%
2015 10,761 -1.2%
2014 10,887 -1.1%
2013 11,005 1.2%
2012 10,874 -1.5%
2011 11,041 0.5%
2010 10,982 -0.5%
2009 11,037 -
Crime/100k Vernon TX USA
Violent Crime 448.4 410.9 368.9
Murder 0.0 4.6 5.0
Robbery 29.2 98.4 86.2
Aggravated Assault 370.4 256.6 246.8
Property Crime 2622.1 2367.2 2199.5
Burglary 623.8 410.8 376.0
Larceny 1900.8 1713.1 1594.6
Car Theft 97.5 243.2 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Vernon

White
52.7% (5,628)
African American
11.0% (1,179)
American Indian
0.7% (73)
Asian
0.8% (81)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.3% (27)
Two Or More
1.6% (168)
Hispanic
33.0% (3,529)
Race Vernon TX USA
White 52.7% 42.3% 61.1%
African American 11.0% 11.7% 12.3%
American Indian 0.7% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 0.8% 4.6% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.3% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.6% 1.7% 2.4%
Hispanic 33.0% 39.2% 17.8%

Household Income For Vernon, Texas

Less than $10,000
5.7% (61,057)
$10,000 to $14,999
9.5% (101,599)
$15,000 to $24,999
13.2% (141,408)
$25,000 to $34,999
12.0% (127,731)
$35,000 to $49,999
12.7% (136,035)
$50,000 to $74,999
21.2% (226,399)
$75,000 to $99,999
13.4% (143,362)
$100,000 to $149,999
7.9% (84,503)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.5% (27,109)
$200,000 or more
1.8% (19,294)
Income Vernon TX USA
Less than $10,000 5.7% 6.4% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 9.5% 4.4% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 13.2% 9.3% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 12.0% 9.6% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 12.7% 12.8% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 21.2% 17.7% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 13.4% 12.2% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 7.9% 14.6% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.5% 6.2% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 1.8% 6.9% 7.0%

Gender in Vernon

Female
52.0% (5,557)
Male
48.0% (5,128)
Gender Vernon TX USA
Female 52.0% 50.3% 50.8%
Male 48.0% 49.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Vernon for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
9.0% (961)
9-12th Grade
14.0% (1,495)
High School / GED
35.0% (3,739)
Some College
22.0% (2,350)
Associate's Degree
7.0% (747)
Bachelor's Degree
10.0% (1,068)
Master's Degree
2.0% (213)
Professional Degree
1.0% (106)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Vernon TX USA
< 9th Grade 9.0% 9.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 14.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 35.0% 25.0% 27.0%
Some College 22.0% 22.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 7.0% 7.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 10.0% 19.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 2.0% 7.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.0% 1.0%

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