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.
Unlike some cities, Vidor isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Vidor are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. 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 (16.34%), sales jobs (12.50%), and teaching (8.65%).
It is a fairly quiet city because there are relatively few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. (Children, for example, often can't help themselves from being noisy, and being parents ourselves, we know!) Vidor has relatively few families with children living at home, and is quieter because of it. Renters and college students, for their own reasons, can also be noisy. Vidor has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Vidor than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Vidor may be for you.
As is often the case in a small city, Vidor doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.
The citizens of Vidor have a very low rate of college education: just 8.37% 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 $23,242, which is upper middle income relative to Texas, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $92,968 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 English, Irish, French , and French Canadian.
The most common language spoken in Vidor is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and German.