In 2017, Vernon, TX had a population of 13k people with a median age of 37.2 and a median household income of $43,913. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Vernon, TX declined from 13,061 to 12,972, a -0.681% decrease and its median household income grew from $43,635 to $43,913, a 0.637% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Vernon, TX are White (Non-Hispanic) (59.4%), White (Hispanic) (21.8%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (7.97%), Some Other Race (Hispanic) (4.93%), and Two or More Races (Non-Hispanic) (2.24%). N/A% of the people in Vernon, TX speak a non-English language, and 97.3% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Vernon, TX are Vernon College (808 degrees awarded in 2017).
The median property value in Vernon, TX is $69,900, and the homeownership rate is 64.8%. Most people in Vernon, TX commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 11.4 minutes. The average car ownership in Vernon, TX is 2 cars per household.