Vernon, Texas

Vernon, Texas
Vernon City Hall
Vernon City Hall
Motto(s): 
"Steer Our Way!"
Location of Vernon, Texas
Location of Vernon, Texas
Wilbarger County Vernon.svg
Coordinates: 34°9′4″N 99°17′26″W / 34.15111°N 99.29056°W / 34.15111; -99.29056Coordinates: 34°9′4″N 99°17′26″W / 34.15111°N 99.29056°W / 34.15111; -99.29056
CountryUnited States
StateTexas
CountyWilbarger
Area
 • Total7.90 sq mi (20.47 km2)
 • Land7.89 sq mi (20.45 km2)
 • Water0.01 sq mi (0.02 km2)
Elevation
1,184 ft (361 m)
Population
 (2010)
 • Total11,002
 • Estimate 
(2019)[2]
10,323
 • Density1,307.54/sq mi (504.86/km2)
Time zoneUTC-6 (Central (CST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-5 (CDT)
ZIP codes
76384-76385
Area code(s)940
FIPS code48-75308[3]
GNIS feature ID1370623[4]
WebsiteVernon, Texas
A glimpse of downtown Vernon, with Waggoner National Bank in the left background
The Red River Valley Museum is located on the Vernon College campus.

Vernon is a city in Wilbarger County, Texas, United States. It is the county seat,[5] and as of the 2010 Census had a population of 11,002.

  1. ^ "2019 U.S. Gazetteer Files". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved August 7, 2020.
  2. ^ Cite error: The named reference USCensusEst2019CenPopScriptOnlyDirtyFixDoNotUse was invoked but never defined (see the help page).
  3. ^ "U.S. Census website". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31.
  4. ^ "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25. Retrieved 2008-01-31.
  5. ^ "Find a County". National Association of Counties. Archived from the original on May 31, 2011. Retrieved 2011-06-07.