• Welcome to Van, Texas!

    A town that is proud of its Mayberry-like character! Van offers a traditional, down-home quality of life that has all too often become a thing of the past. Only 26 miles from downtown Tyler and 72 miles from downtown Dallas, people often relocate to Van to raise their families in our safe, wholesome environment.

    Learn More About Van!
  • Friendly, Vibrant Community

    In Van there is a true sense of community with regular Main Street parades and celebrations, excellent 3A public schools, wonderful churches and ministries, like Sky Ranch camp, and an abundance of down-home, friendly folks.  Our close proximity to Tyler and Dallas gives our residents a quick commute to work and easy access to big city amenities, all without the daily hustle and bustle.

    Learn About Van’s History
  • Convenient Location

    Located in a strategic growth corridor along I-20, businesses are also looking to make Van home.  Our great location, low real estate prices, strong businesses incentives, record-breaking retail sales, and steadfast commitment to the growth of small and mid-sized companies makes Van an ideal location for business success.

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2clr_logo city of van blog.png  2015 City of Van Annual Drinking Water Report

2clr_logo city of van blog.png  Van Budget 2015-2016

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Facebook publication

Canton Parade

Ben Wheeler 4th

Dwayne Wheeler splash kingdom

2017 Fourth of July flyer

 Inside Out

255 West Main – Van     6 pm

Jun 24, 2017 – Free Door Prizes sponsored by local businesses

1 Parent/guardian must stay with their child during the movie.

Popcorn – 50 cents   Water – 25 cents

You are welcome to bring your own soft drinks

Living Alternatives July 4

Edom July 4


Jun 17, 2017 – Free Door Prizes sponsored by local businesses

 Celebrating the Month of June – Celebrating our Freedom with July 4 coming soon.
Popcorn – 50 cents
Water – 25 cents
You are welcome to bring your own soft drink if you wish.
Feel free to bring your own ‘bag’ lawn chair, but there are lots of chairs available.