For population 25 years and over in Rhome:
For population 15 years and over in Rhome city:
113 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $2,531 (2.3%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: North Richland Hills, TX (19.7 miles , pop. 55,635).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Fort Worth, TX (22.8 miles , pop. 534,694).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (43.1 miles , pop. 1,188,580).
Nearest cities: Aurora, TX (1.7 miles ), Newark, TX (1.8 miles ), New Fairview, TX (2.1 miles ), Pecan Acres, TX (2.1 miles ), Boyd, TX (2.5 miles ), Briar, TX (2.6 miles ), Pelican Bay, TX (3.1 miles ), Haslet, TX (3.1 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 33.05 N, Longitude: 97.47 W
Area code: 817
Population change in the 1990s: -124 (-18.4%).
Work and jobs in Rhome: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Rhome, Texas
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Rhome-area historical tornado activity is above Texas state average. It is 256% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/25/1990, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 19.4 miles away from the Rhome city center caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
On 4/2/1957, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 5.0 miles away from the city center injured one person and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Rhome-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Texas state average. It is 85% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 10/6/2006 at 22:13:16, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 74.8 miles away from the city center
On 6/8/2004 at 00:15:09, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 82.8 miles away from Rhome center
On 5/31/1997 at 03:26:41, a magnitude 3.4 (3.4 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 87.5 miles away from the city center
On 5/31/2002 at 09:57:10, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 LG, 3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 68.1 miles away from the city center
On 10/31/2008 at 05:01:54, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 29.4 miles away from Rhome center
On 4/5/2006 at 18:46:23, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 71.1 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Wise County (14) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 7
Causes of natural disasters: Fires: 5, Storms: 5, Floods: 4, Hurricanes: 4, Tornadoes: 3 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Rhome:
Airports located in Rhome:
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Local government website: www.cityofrhome.com
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Rhome:
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Public elementary/middle schools in Rhome:
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Air Quality Index (AQI)
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 8.08. This is about average. Closest monitor was 4.3 miles away from the city center.
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 29.1. This is about average. Closest monitor was 4.3 miles away from the city center.
Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2010 was 0.249. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 18.0 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2001 was 20.5. This is about average. Closest monitor was 21.4 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 9.58. This is about average. Closest monitor was 18.0 miles away from the city center.
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 11.2%
(7.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 64.7% for Black residents, 24.5% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents, 0.0% for other race residents, 39.2% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
Percentage of family households:
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
Rhome compared to Texas state average:
Banks with branches in Rhome (2011 data):
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Rhome city (based on Wise County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 41.19%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 6
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 5
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 30
Number of full-service restaurants: 33
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
9.62% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($41,850 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
9.00% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($34,871 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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Rhome, Texas:See more detailed statistics of Rhome fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:77 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Rhome)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:3
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:17 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:61 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Rhome)
FAA Registered Aircraft:79 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Rhome)
Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 1506.02
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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Businesses in Rhome, TX
Total of 33 patent applications in 2008-2014.