Vidor is a somewhat small city located in the state of Texas. With a population of 10,945 people and four constituent neighborhoods, Vidor is the 218th largest community in Texas.
Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Vidor is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 35.53% of the Vidor workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Vidor is a city of sales and office workers, construction workers and builders, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Vidor who work in office and administrative support (16.46%), sales jobs (10.29%), and teaching (9.40%).
The city is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, Vidor has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Vidor a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
Vidor is a small city, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.
The citizens of Vidor have a very low rate of college education: just 9.86% of people over 25 have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree, compared to a national average of 21.84% for all cities.
The per capita income in Vidor in 2010 was $23,010, which is middle income relative to Texas and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $92,040 for a family of four. However, Vidor contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Vidor home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Vidor residents report their race to be White, followed by Native American. Important ancestries of people in Vidor include Irish, English, French , and French Canadian.
The most common language spoken in Vidor is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and French.