Victoria Area

Business Climate

  • Major Business Clusters: Industrial Manufacturing, Metals Manufacturing, Petroleum & Chemical Manufacturing, Plastics & Materials Manufacturing

  • Major Employers: Caterpillar, DOW Seadrift Operations, Formosa Plastics, Integrated Bagging Systems, INVISTA, The Inteplast Group

Metro Area/Talent

  • Region Population: 99,879

  • Workforce Population: 42,300

  • Higher Education: University of Houston - Victoria, Victoria College


  • Interstate Highways: I-69, I-69E

  • Airports: Victoria Regional

  • Seaports: Port of Victoria, Calhoun Port Authority, Port of West Calhoun

  • Railroad Carriers (Class I): BNSF Railway, Kansas City Southern, Union Pacific Railroad

  • Foreign Trade Zones: One - No.155 Calhoun/Victoria Counties

Counties and Quick Links

Victoria County: Victoria

Other Counties: Goliad County

Sources: Metropolitan Areas, Office of the Governor Economic Development & Tourism, Texas Health and Human Services, Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board, Texas Workforce Commission