Van Vleck is a census-designated place (CDP) in Matagorda County, Texas, United States. The population is one of the few areas with positive growth in Matagorda County. The 2010 census showed a 25% increase with 1,844 people (versus 1,411 at the 2000 census).Although near Bay City, TX the site of Van Vleck falls outside the ETJ of Bay City, TX and is regulated by county police and county ordinance.
Location of Van Vleck, Texas
|Coordinates: 29°1′19″N 95°53′26″W|
Van Vleck is located at (29.022061, -95.890523).
According to the United States Census Bureau, the CDP has a total area of 3.2 square miles (8.3 km2), all of it land.
In popular culture, Van Vleck is often mentioned for its small but well known small town features. This is also the hometown of Charles Austin.