Vernon, Texas • About
A place to call home.
Welcome to Vernon, Texas, a community of 11,660. The historic proximity to the Western Trail is symbolic as Vernon is centrally located in the North Texas, Southwestern Oklahoma region of the United States. Vernon is approximately half-way between Amarillo and the Dallas/Fort Worth Metroplex on U.S. 287 (a limited access, four-lane highway). Vernon is also centrally located in the Southern half of the United States and within 200 miles of six interstate highways. U.S. 287 intersects with I-44 in Wichita Falls, I-40 at Amarillo, and I-20, I-30, I-35 and I-45 at Dallas/Fort Worth.