Van, Texas

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Population in 2014: 2,665 (91% urban, 9% rural). Population change since 2000: +12.8%
 
Males: 1,297  (48.7%)
Females: 1,368  (51.3%)
Median resident age:  34.6 years
Texas median age:  34.0 years

Zip codes: 75790.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $39,526 (it was $32,177 in 2000)
Van:

$39,526
TX:

$51,704

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $19,137 (it was $16,495 in 2000)

Van city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $98,206 (it was $67,400 in 2000)
Van:

$98,206
TX:

$132,000

Median gross rent in 2013: $615.

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  • Races in Van, TX (2010)

    Van races chart
    • 2,28186.7%White alone
    • 27210.3%Hispanic
    • 331.3%Black alone
    • 170.6%American Indian alone
    • 170.6%Two or more races
    • 120.5%Asian alone

Races in Van detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Van: 79.9 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: English (13.9%), Irish (13.4%), German (11.8%), United States (8.3%), French (4.5%), Dutch (3.6%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 515 feet

Land area: 2.99 square miles.

Population density: 891 people per square mile   (low).

Van,TX real estate house value index trend

Van, Texas map

For population 25 years and over in Van:

  • High school or higher: 85.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 19.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 8.3%
  • Unemployed: 5.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 29.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Van city:

  • Never married: 19.9%
  • Now married: 54.9%
  • Separated: 1.2%
  • Widowed: 7.7%
  • Divorced: 16.3%

258 residents are foreign born (6.1% Latin America).

This city:

9.6%
Texas:

16.5%



According to our research of Texas and other state lists there were 11 registered sex offenders living in Van, Texas as of December 10, 2016.
The ratio of number of residents in Van to the number of sex offenders is 240 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,575 (1.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $926 (0.8%)

Van satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Tyler, TX (23.7 miles , pop. 83,650).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Garland, TX (63.8 miles , pop. 215,768).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (69.6 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Ben Wheeler-Edom, TX (3.1 miles ), Edom, TX (3.2 miles ), Hideaway, TX (3.3 miles ), Grand Saline, TX (3.4 miles ), Callender Lake, TX (3.4 miles ), Mineola, TX (3.6 miles ), Redland, TX (3.6 miles ), Lindale, TX (3.7 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 6 buildings, average cost: $76,800
  • 1998: 9 buildings, average cost: $78,900
  • 1999: 5 buildings, average cost: $82,600
  • 2000: 9 buildings, average cost: $65,000
  • 2001: 10 buildings, average cost: $117,400
  • 2002: 12 buildings, average cost: $87,900
  • 2003: 7 buildings, average cost: $84,300
  • 2004: 8 buildings, average cost: $84,300
  • 2005: 7 buildings, average cost: $163,300
  • 2006: 17 buildings, average cost: $93,800
  • 2007: 6 buildings, average cost: $129,400
  • 2009: 4 buildings, average cost: $107,300
  • 2011: 8 buildings, average cost: $300,000
  • 2014: 1 building, cost: $85,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 32.53 N, Longitude: 95.64 W

Area code: 903

Van household income distribution Van home values distribution

Crime rates in Van by Year
Type 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2013 2014
Murders 000000000010
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.037.80.0
Rapes 0000011210N/A0
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.038.038.676.839.70.0N/A0.0
Robberies 011020100100
per 100,000 0.040.339.50.075.60.038.60.00.037.20.00.0
Assaults 01420362032212
per 100,000 0.040.3158.177.30.0114.0231.5768.3119.174.475.6452.3
Burglaries 172119212410142017151522
per 100,000 689.1845.4751.0811.8906.7379.9540.1768.3675.1558.2567.3829.2
Thefts 442735414416373126292767
per 100,000 1,783.51,087.01,383.41,584.81,662.3607.91,427.51,190.91,032.61,079.31,021.22,525.4
Auto thefts 5510242422205
per 100,000 202.7201.3395.377.3151.176.0154.376.879.474.40.0188.5
Arson 100010010000
per 100,000 40.50.00.00.037.80.00.038.40.00.00.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 290.0) 141.3144.6190.5147.7171.4114.7204.0335.9156.7118.9178.3275.4

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City-data.com crime index counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Van detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 9 (9 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.39
Texas average:

2.02
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.4%
Texas:

4.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +492 (+26.3%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (26%)
  • Retail trade (17%)
  • Other services, except public administration (14%)
  • Educational services (8%)
  • Construction (7%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (6%)
  • Utilities (5%)
  • Educational services (28%)
  • Health care and social assistance (24%)
  • Retail trade (20%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
  • Manufacturing (3%)
  • Real estate and rental and leasing (2%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (20%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (16%)
  • Production occupations (14%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Community and social service occupations (8%)
  • Material moving occupations (6%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (6%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (21%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (20%)
  • Sales and related occupations (14%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (11%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (10%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (5%)
  • Community and social service occupations (5%)

Work and jobs in Van: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Van, Texas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Van-area historical tornado activity is above Texas state average. It is 110% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/24/1962, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 12.7 miles away from the Van city center injured 8 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 11/4/1959, a category F3 tornado 14.6 miles away from the city center injured 3 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Van-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Texas state average. It is 80% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/16/1978 at 11:46:54, a magnitude 5.3 (4.4 MB, 4.6 UK, 5.3 ML, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 300.3 miles away from the city center
On 9/6/1997 at 23:38:00, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 LG, 4.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 154.6 miles away from Van center
On 1/21/1982 at 00:33:54, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 268.7 miles away from the city center
On 5/4/2001 at 06:42:12, a magnitude 4.7 (4.2 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.5 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 270.9 miles away from the city center
On 1/18/1995 at 15:51:39, a magnitude 4.2 (4.0 LG, 4.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 192.1 miles away from Van center
On 5/31/1997 at 03:26:41, a magnitude 3.4 (3.4 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 49.2 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Van Zandt County (10) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 4
Emergencies Declared: 6

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 4, Fires: 3, Floods: 3, Storms: 3, Tornadoes: 3 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Van topographic map

Birthplace of: Brandon Roberts - College basketball player (Louisiana Monroe Indians), Todd Fowler - Player of football.

Hospitals and medical centers in Van:

  • COUNTRY INN CARE CENTER (615 E MAIN)
  • COUNTRY INN HEALTHCARE CENTER (1085 E MAIN ST)
  • VAN HEALTHCARE, LLC (169 S OAK ST)
  • VILLA SIESTA NURSING CENTER (201 S OAK BOX 1030)

airports located in Van:

See details about airports located in Van, TX

Amtrak station near Van:

  • 13 miles: MINEOLA (115 E. FRONT ST.) . Services: fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service, intercity bus service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Van:

  • Tyler Junior College (about 25 miles; Tyler, TX; Full-time enrollment: 8,104)
  • Trinity Valley Community College (about 27 miles; Athens, TX; FT enrollment: 5,333)
  • The University of Texas at Tyler (about 27 miles; Tyler, TX; FT enrollment: 5,774)
  • Kilgore College (about 46 miles; Kilgore, TX; FT enrollment: 3,127)
  • Texas A & M University-Commerce (about 53 miles; Commerce, TX; FT enrollment: 8,890)
  • LeTourneau University (about 54 miles; Longview, TX; FT enrollment: 2,357)
  • Navarro College (about 60 miles; Corsicana, TX; FT enrollment: 7,711)

Public high schools in Van:

  • VAN H S (Students: 350, Location: 985 N MAPLE, Grades: 9-12)
  • VAN J H (Location: 630 S OAK ST, Grades: 7-9)

Public elementary/middle schools in Van:

  • VAN MIDDLE (Students: 527, Location: 14300 STATE HWY 110, Grades: 4-6)
  • RHODES EL (Location: 250 PECAN ST, Grades: PK-1)
  • VAN INT (Location: 349 E TEXAS ST, Grades: 2-3)
See full list of schools located in Van

Library in Van:

  • VAN COMMUNITY LIBRARY (Operating income: $2,524; Location: 310 CHESTNUT DR; 9,818 books; 90 audio materials; 370 video materials; 1 local licensed databases; 1 print serial subscriptions)

User submitted facts and corrections:

  • There is another hospital in Tyler, TX, Trinity Mother Frances Health System. For more information, see their web site at www.tmfhs.org. - Thanks

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Notable location: Van Fire Department (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Reservoir: Tunnell Pond (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Court: Van City - Municipal Court (189 South Maple Avenue).

Van Zandt County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 72.1. This is about average.

City:

72.1
U.S.:

74.7

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 2.96. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 17.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

2.96
U.S.:

6.40

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 33.0. This is about average. Closest monitor was 17.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

33.0
U.S.:

32.0
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 12.5%
(13.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 10.4% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 14.5% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.7 people
Texas:  2.8 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  73.2%
Whole state:  69.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  2.8%
Whole state:  6.0%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households
48 people in nursing homes in 2000

Van, Texas environmental map by EPA

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Banks with branches in Van (2011 data):

  • Austin Bank, Texas National Association: Van Branch at 205 South Elm, branch established on 1944/01/01. Info updated 2010/10/14: Bank assets: $1,328.1 mil, Deposits: $1,154.0 mil, headquarters in Jacksonville, TX, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 31 total offices, Holding Company: Jane Austin Chapman Limited Partnership, L.P.
  • Texas Bank and Trust Company: Van Branch at 660 West Main Street, branch established on 1949/02/25. Info updated 2011/11/15: Bank assets: $1,431.3 mil, Deposits: $1,244.3 mil, headquarters in Longview, TX, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 13 total offices, Holding Company: Overton Financial Corporation

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.8
Texas average:

14.4

Van travel time to work - commute Van mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Van city (based on Van Zandt County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant18,79185
Mainline Protestant3,23115
Catholic1,9453
Black Protestant7155
Other5782
None27,319-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 6
Van Zandt County:

1.16 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.47 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.19 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 6
Van Zandt County:

1.16 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.11 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 32
Van Zandt County:

6.18 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.95 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 29
Here:

5.60 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.13 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

8.9%
Texas:

8.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Van Zandt County:

25.5%
Texas:

26.6%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

14.9%
State:

15.7%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

48.8%
Texas:

48.0%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

45.1%
Texas:

46.4%

Average BMI:
Here:

28.8
State:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
Van:

22.3%
Texas:

21.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Van:

10.5%
Texas:

10.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.9
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

34.5%
Texas:

33.0%

General health condition:
Van:

54.7%
Texas:

55.5%

Average condition of hearing:
Van:

76.9%
Texas:

80.4%

More about Health and Nutrition of Van, TX Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 1$3,100$37,2000$0
Other Government Administration 1$3,542$42,5040$0
Judicial and Legal 0$0 1$1,661
Police Protection - Officers 6$6,642$13,2840$0
Police - Other 1$3,100$37,2000$0
Streets and Highways 1$2,125$25,5000$0
Sewerage 2$6,266$37,5960$0
Water Supply 2$6,310$37,8600$0
Local Libraries 0$0 2$708
Totals for Government 14$31,085$26,6443$2,369

7.43% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($35,794 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.43%
Texas average:

7.14%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Dallas County, TX  1.12% ($31,125 average AGI)
from Smith County, TX  0.92% ($36,603)
from Kaufman County, TX  0.90% ($36,268)


7.45% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($33,237 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.45%
Texas average:

6.69%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Smith County, TX  1.11% ($26,585 average AGI)
to Dallas County, TX  1.05% ($27,803)
to Kaufman County, TX  0.81% ($34,142)

Strongest AM radio stations in Van:

  • KFXR (1190 AM; 50 kW; DALLAS, TX; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KRLD (1080 AM; 50 kW; DALLAS, TX; Owner: TEXAS INFINITY BROADCASTING L.P.)
  • KVCI (1510 AM; daytime; 3 kW; CANTON, TX; Owner: CANTON BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • KTBB (600 AM; 5 kW; TYLER, TX; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WBAP (820 AM; 50 kW; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: WBAP-KSCS OPERATING, LTD.)
  • KSKY (660 AM; 20 kW; BALCH SPRINGS, TX; Owner: BISON MEDIA, INC.)
  • KOFY (1060 AM; daytime; 10 kW; GILMER, TX; Owner: JERRY RUSSELL D/B/A THE RUSSELL COMPANY)
  • KEEL (710 AM; 50 kW; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KZMP (1540 AM; 50 kW; UNIVERSITY PARK, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KESS (1270 AM; 50 kW; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: KESS-AM LICENSE CORP.)
  • KWKH (1130 AM; 50 kW; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KZEY (690 AM; 1 kW; TYLER, TX; Owner: COMMUNITY BROADCAST GROUP, INC.)
  • KBIS (1150 AM; 25 kW; HIGHLAND PARK, TX; Owner: DALLAS AM RADIO PARTNERS, L.P.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Van:

  • KKUS (104.1 FM; TYLER, TX; Owner: WALLER MEDIA, LLC)
  • KDOK (92.1 FM; TYLER, TX; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KLTY (94.9 FM; ARLINGTON, TX; Owner: INSPIRATION MEDIA OF TEXAS, LLC)
  • KVNE (89.5 FM; TYLER, TX; Owner: EDUC. RADIO FOUND. OF E. TEXAS, INC.)
  • KOOI (106.5 FM; JACKSONVILLE, TX; Owner: WALLER BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KBJS (90.3 FM; JACKSONVILLE, TX; Owner: EAST TEXAS MEDIA ASSOCIATION, INC.)
  • KTYL-FM (93.1 FM; TYLER, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KGLY (91.3 FM; TYLER, TX; Owner: EDUC. RADIO FOUND. OF E. TEXAS, INC.)
  • KMOO-FM (96.7 FM; MINEOLA, TX; Owner: HIGHTOWER RADIO, INC.)
  • KYKX (105.7 FM; LONGVIEW, TX; Owner: WALLER MEDIA, LLC)
  • KNUE (101.5 FM; TYLER, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KPXI (100.7 FM; OVERTON, TX; Owner: INSPIRATION MEDIA OF TEXAS, LLC)
  • K259AQ (99.7 FM; TYLER, TX; Owner: NORTH TEXAS PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KISX (107.3 FM; WHITEHOUSE, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KBLZ (102.7 FM; WINONA, TX; Owner: S.O. 2,000, LC)

TV broadcast stations around Van:

  • KLTV (Channel 7; TYLER, TX; Owner: CIVCO, INC.)
  • KETK-TV (Channel 56; JACKSONVILLE, TX; Owner: KETK LICENSEE L.P.)
  • KLSB-TV (Channel 19; NACOGDOCHES, TX; Owner: KLSB ACQUISITION CORP.)
  • KFXK (Channel 51; LONGVIEW, TX; Owner: WARWICK COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KTAQ (Channel 47; GREENVILLE, TX; Owner: MIKE SIMONS)
  • KTPN-LP (Channel 48; TYLER, TX; Owner: WARWICK COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • K20DL (Channel 20; TYLER, TX; Owner: PROGRESSIVE CABLE COMMUNICATIONS)
Van fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2014

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2014 (per 100,000 population)


Van fatal accident list:

Sep 4, 2005 10:00 PM, I-20, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 5, Fatalities: 1
Mar 2, 2003 03:20 PM, Oklahoma, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1
Jun 3, 1990 00:02 AM, 198, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 2, Drunken persons involved: 1
Jul 29, 1989 09:35 PM, 110, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 3, Drunken persons involved: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 2Number of bridges
  • 1m3ftTotal length
  • 1,110Total average daily traffic
  • 9Total average daily truck traffic
  • 1,415Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic

Drinking water stations with addresses in Van and their reported violations in the past:

CARROLL WSC WELL 4 (Population served: 621, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One regular monitoring violation
CARROLL WSC WELL 3 (Population served: 519, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One minor monitoring violation
  • One regular monitoring violation

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 101
  • Hazardous Condition: 10
  • Service Call: 9
  • Good Intent Call: 21

Incident types - Van

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Van, TX
Most common first names in Van, TX among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James4073.9 years
William3176.3 years
John2778.1 years
Mary2580.7 years
Robert1678.9 years
George1579.3 years
Charles1161.1 years
Ruby1182.1 years
Thomas1072.8 years
Gladys1083.4 years
Most common last names in Van, TX among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith3077.9 years
Tunnell2880.3 years
Taylor1870.3 years
Brown1678.8 years
Howell1682.1 years
Davis1481.8 years
Allen1374.7 years
Crim1277.6 years
Thompson1282.6 years
Stewart1175.9 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (50%)
  • Electricity (49%)
  • Wood (1%)
Businesses in Van, TX
NameCountNameCount
Carl\s Jr.1MasterBrand Cabinets1
Decora Cabinetry1SONIC Drive-In1
FedEx1U-Haul1
H&R Block1UPS1

Van compared to Texas state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • House age above state average.

Van on our top lists:

  • #41 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Jordan (population 500+)"
There are 8 pilots and 1 other airmen in this city.
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