Venus is a very small town located in the state of Texas. With a population of 3,224 people and just one neighborhood, Venus is the 493rd largest community in Texas. Venus has seen a significant amount of newer housing growth in recent years. Quite often, new home construction is the result of new residents moving in who are middle class or wealthier, attracted by jobs, a healthy local economy, or other amenities as they leave nearby or far away areas for greener pastures. This seems to be the case in Venus, where the median household income is $49,474.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some towns, Venus isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Venus are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Venus is a town of sales and office workers, professionals and production and manufacturing workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Venus who work in office and administrative support (15.20%), sales jobs (14.68%) and teaching (9.86%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Venus’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the nation, making it a very safe place to live.
One downside of living in Venus is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Venus, the average commute to work is 31.94 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.
Being a small town, Venus does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.