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Victoria is a city in Ellis County, in the Hays metro area.

The community was named after Queen Victoria.
[NOTE: This is not the only community in Kansas named Victoria. For links to other places called Victoria, KS, see the Duplicate Names box at right.]

The latitude of Victoria is 38.852N. The longitude is -99.147W.

Elevation is 1,923 feet.

The estimated population, in 2003, was 1,181.


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Median household income
Local
$30,313
National
$41,994
Source: 2000 census, U.S. Census Bureau
For more census details and comparisons, see our Victoria demographic reports
Victoria is near the Smokey Hill River.
Settled by Scottish immigrants, many of whom returned to Scotland after a few years. Introduced the Aberdeen Angus cattle to the area.
Local festivals include:
  • Herzogfest - Aug. 10-11, 2007
Dates often change. Check Victoria web sites and events links in the sections below.
Historic sites and museums: Cathedral of the Plains

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Sections below provide additional information and links about Victoria demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Ellis County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 67671 ZIP code.

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Ancestry & family history

61% of Victoria residents report German ancestry, and 5% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Victoria ancestry & family history guide.

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Economy

At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Victoria was $15,567, compared with $21,587 nationally.

Education

15% of Victoria residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.

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Victoria festival dates:

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Housing & real estate

Median rent in Victoria, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $310.   Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $698.


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Politics

Ellis County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Victoria political report.

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The average commute time for Victoria workers is 17 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.

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DUPLICATE NAMES
Other KS communities named Victoria:
  �Rice County township
  �Ellis County township

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