Rice, Texas

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Population in 2014: 928 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +16.3%
 
Males: 493  (53.2%)
Females: 435  (46.8%)
Median resident age:  31.3 years
Texas median age:  34.0 years

Zip codes: 75155.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $40,596 (it was $31,875 in 2000)
Rice:

$40,596
TX:

$51,704

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $14,937 (it was $11,616 in 2000)

Rice city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $49,769 (it was $37,900 in 2000)
Rice:

$49,769
TX:

$132,000

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $118,311; Detached houses: $131,397; Townhouses or other attached units: $104,232; In 2-unit structures: $53,629; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $72,057; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $79,280; Mobile homes: $62,631; Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $266,760

Median gross rent in 2013: $789.

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  • Races in Rice, TX (2010)

    Rice races chart
    • 55359.9%White alone
    • 31133.7%Hispanic
    • 424.6%Black alone
    • 141.5%Two or more races
    • 20.2%American Indian alone
    • 10.1%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

Races in Rice detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Rice: 79.1 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (22.7%), Irish (6.9%), English (4.7%), Czech (2.6%), United States (1.8%), French (1.3%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 463 feet

Land area: 2.71 square miles.

Population density: 343 people per square mile   (very low).

Rice,TX real estate house value index trend

Rice, Texas map

For population 25 years and over in Rice:

  • High school or higher: 77.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 5.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Unemployed: 4.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 33.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Rice city:

  • Never married: 25.0%
  • Now married: 60.0%
  • Separated: 4.6%
  • Widowed: 4.9%
  • Divorced: 5.6%

220 residents are foreign born (17.9% Latin America).

This city:

17.9%
Texas:

16.5%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $741 (1.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $536 (1.6%)

Rice satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Mesquite, TX (38.5 miles , pop. 124,523).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Dallas, TX (42.6 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Alma, TX (2.2 miles ), Emhouse, TX (2.6 miles) , Corsicana, TX (3.2 miles ), Ennis, TX (3.2 miles ), Bardwell, TX (3.5 miles ), Barry, TX (3.5 miles ), Garrett, TX (3.6 miles ), Retreat, TX (3.6 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 1 building, cost: $50,000
  • 1999: 1 building, cost: $122,000
  • 2000: 6 buildings, average cost: $90,000
  • 2001: 1 building, cost: $10,000
  • 2002: 8 buildings, average cost: $53,500
  • 2003: 3 buildings, average cost: $90,000
  • 2004: 12 buildings, average cost: $78,300
  • 2005: 12 buildings, average cost: $66,700
  • 2006: 11 buildings, average cost: $66,700
  • 2007: 2 buildings, average cost: $100,000
  • 2008: 2 buildings, average cost: $100,000
  • 2009: 1 building, cost: $100,000
  • 2010: 1 building, cost: $28,000
  • 2011: 1 building, cost: $28,000
  • 2012: 5 buildings, average cost: $30,600
  • 2014: 7 buildings, average cost: $61,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 32.23 N, Longitude: 96.49 W

Area code: 903

Rice household income distribution Rice home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.0%
Texas:

4.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +234 (+41.5%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (33%)
  • Retail trade (20%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (9%)
  • Public administration (8%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (7%)
  • Construction (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (6%)
  • Manufacturing (39%)
  • Retail trade (17%)
  • Accommodation and food services (11%)
  • Public administration (9%)
  • Health care and social assistance (7%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (20%)
  • Production occupations (20%)
  • Transportation occupations (16%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (10%)
  • Material moving occupations (10%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (9%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (4%)
  • Management occupations (29%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (24%)
  • Sales and related occupations (17%)
  • Material moving occupations (10%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (4%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (4%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (3%)

Work and jobs in Rice: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Rice, Texas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Rice-area historical tornado activity is above Texas state average. It is 117% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/11/1953, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 40.4 miles away from the Rice city center killed 114 people and injured 597 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 4/25/1994, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 29.3 miles away from the city center killed 3 people and injured 48 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Rice-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Texas state average. It is 80% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/16/1978 at 11:46:54, a magnitude 5.3 (4.4 MB, 4.6 UK, 5.3 ML, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 254.8 miles away from the city center
On 9/6/1997 at 23:38:00, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 LG, 4.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 167.8 miles away from Rice center
On 4/14/1995 at 00:32:56, a magnitude 5.7 (5.6 MB, 5.7 MS, 5.7 MW, Depth: 11.1 mi) earthquake occurred 428.2 miles away from the city center
On 1/18/1995 at 15:51:39, a magnitude 4.2 (4.0 LG, 4.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 186.8 miles away from the city center
On 4/28/1998 at 14:13:01, a magnitude 4.2 (3.9 MB, 4.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 208.1 miles away from Rice center
On 5/31/1997 at 03:26:41, a magnitude 3.4 (3.4 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 72.4 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Navarro County (15) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 8

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 6, Hurricanes: 5, Tornadoes: 5, Storms: 4, Fires: 3, Wind: 1, Other: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Rice topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Rice:

  • HARMONY HOUSE I I I (Hospital, about 9 miles away; CORSICANA, TX)
  • NORTHSIDE NURSING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; CORSICANA, TX)
  • TAMMY HOUSE (Hospital, about 9 miles away; CORSICANA, TX)
  • BOYD COMMUNITY HOME (Hospital, about 9 miles away; CORSICANA, TX)
  • HARMONY HOUSE V I (Hospital, about 9 miles away; CORSICANA, TX)
  • ODD FELLOW AND REBEKAH NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; ENNIS, TX)
  • OAKLAWN HOUSE (Hospital, about 10 miles away; CORSICANA, TX)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Rice:

  • Navarro College (about 11 miles; Corsicana, TX; Full-time enrollment: 7,711)
  • Cedar Valley College (about 32 miles; Lancaster, TX; FT enrollment: 3,603)
  • Trinity Valley Community College (about 38 miles; Athens, TX; FT enrollment: 5,333)
  • Hill College (about 38 miles; Hillsboro, TX; FT enrollment: 2,968)
  • Eastfield College (about 42 miles; Mesquite, TX; FT enrollment: 8,323)
  • Mountain View College (about 42 miles; Dallas, TX; FT enrollment: 4,988)
  • El Centro College (about 42 miles; Dallas, TX; FT enrollment: 6,086)

Public high school in Rice:

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Reservoirs: Rice Reservoir (A), Rice Lake (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Navarro County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 79.2. This is about average.

City:

79.2
U.S.:

74.7

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 4.12. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 22.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

4.12
U.S.:

6.40

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 0.352. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 22.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.352
U.S.:

1.912

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 29.1. This is about average. Closest monitor was 11.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

29.1
U.S.:

32.0
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 26.6%
(16.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 45.2% for Black residents, 47.5% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 33.5% for other race residents)
Average household size:
This city:  3.1 people
Texas:  2.8 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  82.7%
Whole state:  69.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  4.1%
Whole state:  6.0%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 1.4% of all households

Banks with branches in Rice (2011 data):

  • The First State Bank: at 100 North Mckinney Street, branch established on 1928/02/27. Info updated 2009/05/18: Bank assets: $122.5 mil, Deposits: $107.9 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 4 total offices, Holding Company: Rice Bancshares, Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

13.5
Texas average:

14.4

Rice travel time to work - commute Rice mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Rice city (based on Navarro County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant17,02379
Mainline Protestant4,04123
Black Protestant1,90511
Catholic1,8001
Other4503
None22,516-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 7
Navarro County:

1.43 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.47 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.20 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 10
Navarro County:

2.04 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.11 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 24
Navarro County:

4.89 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.95 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 17
Here:

3.47 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.13 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

9.5%
Texas:

8.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Navarro County:

28.8%
Texas:

26.6%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

18.1%
State:

15.7%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

44.6%
Texas:

48.0%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Rice:

40.7%
Texas:

46.4%

Average BMI:
This city:

29.1
Texas:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
Rice:

22.8%
Texas:

21.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

11.6%
Texas:

10.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Rice:

6.7
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

33.4%
Texas:

33.0%

General health condition:
Rice:

53.0%
State:

55.5%

Average condition of hearing:
Rice:

79.4%
State:

80.4%

More about Health and Nutrition of Rice, TX Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Other Government Administration 1$3,122$37,4640$0
Judicial and Legal 1$2,042$24,5040$0
Police Protection - Officers 5$17,576$42,1827$6,064
Totals for Government 7$22,740$38,9837$6,064

Rice government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $120,000 ($129.31)
    Financial Administration: $72,000 ($77.59)
    Regular Highways: $55,000 ($59.27)
    Fire Protection: $6,000 ($6.47)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $138,000 ($148.71)

Rice government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $146,000 ($157.33)
    Interest Earnings: $20,000 ($21.55)
  • Tax - Total General Sales: $43,000 ($46.34)
    Property: $35,000 ($37.72)
    Public Utilities: $33,000 ($35.56)

Rice government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Short Term Debt Outstanding - End of Fiscal Year: $27,000 ($29.09)

Rice government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $292,000 ($314.66)

6.59% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($37,261 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.59%
Texas average:

7.14%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Ellis County, TX  1.04% ($32,049 average AGI)
from Dallas County, TX  0.99% ($36,742)
from Tarrant County, TX  0.40% ($45,000)


6.75% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($29,061 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.75%
Texas average:

6.69%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Dallas County, TX  1.01% ($24,639 average AGI)
to Ellis County, TX  0.96% ($32,193)
to Tarrant County, TX  0.52% ($25,244)

Strongest AM radio stations in Rice:

  • WBAP (820 AM; 50 kW; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: WBAP-KSCS OPERATING, LTD.)
  • KRLD (1080 AM; 50 kW; DALLAS, TX; Owner: TEXAS INFINITY BROADCASTING L.P.)
  • KSKY (660 AM; 20 kW; BALCH SPRINGS, TX; Owner: BISON MEDIA, INC.)
  • KFXR (1190 AM; 50 kW; DALLAS, TX; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KESS (1270 AM; 50 kW; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: KESS-AM LICENSE CORP.)
  • KZMP (1540 AM; 50 kW; UNIVERSITY PARK, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KAND (1340 AM; 1 kW; CORSICANA, TX; Owner: CORSICANA MEDIA, INC.)
  • KAHZ (1360 AM; 50 kW; HURST, TX)
  • KBIS (1150 AM; 25 kW; HIGHLAND PARK, TX; Owner: DALLAS AM RADIO PARTNERS, L.P.)
  • KDFT (540 AM; 1 kW; FERRIS, TX; Owner: WAY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KAAM (770 AM; 10 kW; GARLAND, TX; Owner: DONTRON, INC.)
  • KHCK (1480 AM; 5 kW; DALLAS, TX; Owner: KMRT-AM LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KBBW (1010 AM; 10 kW; WACO-MARLIN, TX; Owner: AMERICAN BROADCASTING OF TEXAS)

Strongest FM radio stations in Rice:

  • KLTY (94.9 FM; ARLINGTON, TX; Owner: INSPIRATION MEDIA OF TEXAS, LLC)
  • KRVF (106.9 FM; KERENS, TX; Owner: FIRST BROADCASTING INVESTMENT PARTNERS, LLC)
  • KRBV (100.3 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORP. OF FORT WORTH)
  • KLLI (105.3 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF DALLAS)
  • KEGL (97.1 FM; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KOAI (107.5 FM; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: INFINITY KOAI-FM, INC.)
  • KVIL-FM (103.7 FM; HIGHLAND PARK-DALLAS, TX; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF TEXAS)
  • KHKS (106.1 FM; DENTON, TX; Owner: AMFM TEXAS LICENSES LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KDOS (107.9 FM; ROBINSON, TX; Owner: KICI-FM LICENSE CORP.)
  • KZPS (92.5 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: AMFM TEXAS LICENSES LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KKDA-FM (104.5 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: SERVICE BROADCASTING I, LTD.)
  • KBFB (97.9 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • KSCS (96.3 FM; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: WBAP-KSCS OPERATING, LTD.)
  • KLNO (94.1 FM; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: HBC LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KCBI (90.9 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: CRISWELL CENTER FOR BIBLICAL STUDIES)
  • WRR (101.1 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: CITY OF DALLAS, TEXAS)
  • KDGE (102.1 FM; FORT WORTH-DALLAS, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KLUV-FM (98.7 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF DALLAS)
  • KDMX (102.9 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KERA (90.1 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: NORTH TEXAS PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Rice:

  • KNAV-LP (Channel 30; CORSICANA, TX; Owner: NAVARRO COLLEGE)
  • KTVT (Channel 11; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: CBS STATIONS GROUP OF TEXAS L.P.)
  • KXAS-TV (Channel 5; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: STATION VENTURE OPERATIONS, LP)
  • KDTN (Channel 2; DENTON, TX; Owner: NORTH TEXAS PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KDAF (Channel 33; DALLAS, TX; Owner: TRIBUNE TELEVISION COMPANY)
  • KDFI (Channel 27; DALLAS, TX; Owner: NEW DMIC, INC.)
  • KMPX (Channel 29; DECATUR, TX; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • KERA-TV (Channel 13; DALLAS, TX; Owner: NORTH TEXAS PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KTXA (Channel 21; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: VIACOM TELEVISION STATIONS GROUP OF DALLAS/FORT WORTH L.P.)
  • KUVN (Channel 23; GARLAND, TX; Owner: KUVN LICENSE PARTNERSHIP, L.P.)
  • KSTR-TV (Channel 49; IRVING, TX; Owner: TELEFUTURA DALLAS LLC)
  • KPXD (Channel 68; ARLINGTON, TX; Owner: PAXSON DALLAS LICENSE, INC.)
  • WFAA-TV (Channel 8; DALLAS, TX; Owner: WFAA-TV, L.P.)
  • KXTX-TV (Channel 39; DALLAS, TX; Owner: TELEMUNDO OF TEXAS PARTNERSHIP, LP)
  • KDFW (Channel 4; DALLAS, TX; Owner: KDFW LICENSE, INC.)
  • KDTX-TV (Channel 58; DALLAS, TX; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING OF TEXAS, INC.)
  • K26HF (Channel 26; BRITTON, TX; Owner: MAKO COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • KHPK-LP (Channel 28; DE SOTO, TX; Owner: MAKO COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • KATA-LP (Channel 60; MESQUITE, TX; Owner: JANE McGINNIS)
  • KLDT (Channel 55; LAKE DALLAS, TX; Owner: JOHNSON BROADCASTING OF DALLAS, INC.)
  • KJJM-LP (Channel 46; DALLAS/MESQUITE, TX; Owner: JANE McGINNIS)
  • KSEX-LP (Channel 57; DALLAS, TX; Owner: COMMERCIAL BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • K25FW (Channel 25; CORSICANA, TX; Owner: VENTANA TELEVISION, INC.)
  • KVFW-LP (Channel 65; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: GERALD BENAVIDES)
  • Rice, Texas
  • Fatal accident count22
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents40
  • Fatal accidents involving drunken persons:4
  • Fatalities25
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents68
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents4
  • Texas average
  • Fatal accident count192
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents293
  • Fatal accidents involving drunken persons58
  • Fatalities211
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents509
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents30
See more detailed statistics of Rice fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 7Number of bridges
  • 105m344ftTotal length
  • 135,120Total average daily traffic
  • 33,639Total average daily truck traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

15 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Rice)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • Fm1020 .8 Mi N Of Fm1020 & Fm1603 Int (Lat: 32.229306 Lon: -96.433583), Structure height: 76 m, Call Sign: WNWN599
    Assigned Frequencies: 462.525 MHz, 462.525 MHzGrant Date: 04/27/2011, Expiration Date: 06/18/2021, Certifier: Dennis SkruhakRegistrant: Keller And Heckman LLP, 1001 G Street Nw, Suite 500 West, Washington, DC 20001, Phone: (202) 434-4100, Fax: (202) 434-4646, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

6
  • Call Sign: KA5FSK, Licensee ID: L01149264, Grant Date: 05/08/2006, Expiration Date: 08/05/2016, Certifier: Robert M Bailey, Registrant: Robert M Bailey, 933 Nw 0160, Rice, TX 75155-0127
  • Call Sign: KB5JFO, Grant Date: 04/25/1989, Expiration Date: 04/25/1999, Cancellation Date: 04/26/2001, Registrant: Kathleen P Welch, Rt 1 Box 137, Rice, TX 75155
  • Call Sign: KC5YVJ, Licensee ID: L01241097, Grant Date: 01/31/2007, Expiration Date: 02/06/2017, Certifier: Mike D Kirby, Registrant: Mike D Kirby, 5214 Ne Cr 1040, Rice, TX 75155
  • Call Sign: KC5YVK, Grant Date: 04/09/1998, Expiration Date: 02/06/2007, Cancellation Date: 02/07/2009, Registrant: Johnny D Carter, 6234 Ne Cr 1040, Rice, TX 75155
  • Call Sign: WW5SA, Previous Call Sign: KD5RON, Licensee ID: L00479255, Grant Date: 10/05/2004, Expiration Date: 10/05/2014, Certifier: Jeffrey S Allred, Registrant: Jeffrey S Allred, 6330 Ne Cr 1040, Rice, TX 75155
  • Call Sign: KE5TNX, Licensee ID: L01382787, Grant Date: 03/24/2008, Expiration Date: 03/24/2018, Certifier: John S Ellington, Registrant: John S Ellington, 901 East Calhoun St, Rice, TX 75155


FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers:

1 (See the full list of FAA Registered Manufacturers and Dealers in Rice)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

7 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 25
  • Service Call: 1
  • Good Intent Call: 1

Incident types - Rice

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Most common first names in Rice, TX among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John970.7 years
William672.0 years
James576.0 years
Henry471.7 years
Mary480.3 years
Willie473.7 years
Richard474.0 years
Robert467.3 years
Jimmie383.7 years
Jess367.7 years
Most common last names in Rice, TX among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Robinson668.7 years
Thomas661.7 years
Allen578.0 years
Langham579.6 years
Atchley579.6 years
Burdine488.8 years
Barnes481.5 years
Reynolds469.5 years
Shelton466.0 years
Vessels468.2 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (72%)
  • Utility gas (19%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (9%)

Businesses in Rice, TX

  • SONIC Drive-In: 1

Rice compared to Texas state average:

  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
There are 6 pilots and 3 other airmen in this city.
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