Rocksprings, Texas

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Population in 2014: 1,108 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -13.8%
 
Males: 527  (47.6%)
Females: 581  (52.4%)
Median resident age:  44.1 years
Texas median age:  34.0 years

Zip codes: 78880.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $37,109 (it was $19,970 in 2000)
Rocksprings:

$37,109
TX:

$51,704

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $19,363 (it was $8,957 in 2000)

Rocksprings town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $53,558 (it was $29,700 in 2000)
Rocksprings:

$53,558
TX:

$132,000

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $70,298; Detached houses: $76,383; Mobile homes: $24,713

Median gross rent in 2013: $392.

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  • Races in Rocksprings, TX (2010)

    Rocksprings races chart
    • 88174.5%Hispanic
    • 28524.1%White alone
    • 100.8%Black alone
    • 50.4%American Indian alone
    • 10.08%Asian alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Rocksprings: 77.8 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Irish (8.1%), United States (7.9%), English (6.4%), German (6.3%), Scotch-Irish (2.2%), Scottish (1.3%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 2410 feet

Land area: 1.21 square miles.

Population density: 918 people per square mile   (low).

Rocksprings, Texas map

For population 25 years and over in Rocksprings:

  • High school or higher: 60.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 17.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.7%
  • Unemployed: 6.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 21.0 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Rocksprings town:

  • Never married: 27.8%
  • Now married: 43.9%
  • Separated: 3.2%
  • Widowed: 13.0%
  • Divorced: 12.1%

259 residents are foreign born (13.2% Latin America, 3.9% North America).

This town:

17.1%
Texas:

16.5%



According to our research of Texas and other state lists there were 5 registered sex offenders living in Rocksprings, Texas as of May 25, 2016.
The ratio of number of residents in Rocksprings to the number of sex offenders is 232 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,187 (1.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $494 (1.1%)

Rocksprings satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: San Angelo, TX (100.4 miles , pop. 88,439).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: San Antonio, TX (109.1 miles , pop. 1,144,646).

Nearest cities: Camp Wood, TX (5.2 miles ), Leakey, TX (5.8 miles ), Sonora Rural, TX (6.2 miles ), Junction, TX (6.5 miles ), Sonora, TX (6.8 miles ), Utopia, TX (7.0 miles ), Brackettville, TX (7.1 miles ), Fort Clark Springs, TX (7.1 miles ).

Latitude: 30.02 N, Longitude: 100.21 W

Area code: 830

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

5.2%
Texas:

4.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -65 (-4.8%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (26%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (17%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (16%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (12%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Information (9%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (37%)
  • Educational services (24%)
  • Retail trade (15%)
  • Real estate and rental and leasing (5%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (4%)
  • Finance and insurance (3%)
  • Wholesale trade (3%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (33%)
  • Management occupations (13%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (12%)
  • Material moving occupations (12%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (7%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (6%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (4%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (30%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (15%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (13%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (12%)
  • Sales and related occupations (6%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (5%)
  • Management occupations (4%)

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

Average climate in Rocksprings, Texas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Rocksprings-area historical tornado activity is significantly below Texas state average. It is 75% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/16/1989, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 34.4 miles away from the Rocksprings town center caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 5/7/1995, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 27.5 miles away from the town center injured 2 people and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Rocksprings-area historical earthquake activity is near Texas state average. It is 72% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

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, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 189.7 miles away from the city center
On 6/16/1978 at 11:46:54, a magnitude 5.3 (4.4 MB, 4.6 UK, 5.3 ML) earthquake occurred 211.0 miles away from Rocksprings center
On 1/2/1992 at 11:45:35, a magnitude 5.0 (4.6 MB, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 234.5 miles away from the city center
On 4/9/1993 at 12:29:19, a magnitude 4.3 (4.1 MB, 4.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 150.8 miles away from the city center
On 4/7/2008 at 09:51:12, a magnitude 3.9 (3.9 MB, 3.9 MW, 3.8 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 151.3 miles away from Rocksprings center
On 4/15/1995 at 14:33:29, a magnitude 4.0 (4.0 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 187.1 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 Edwards County (9) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 4
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Fires: 3, Hurricanes: 3, Floods: 2, Storms: 2, Tornado: 1, Tropical Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Rocksprings topographic map

airports located in Rocksprings:

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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Rocksprings:

  • Southwest Texas Junior College (about 62 miles; Uvalde, TX; Full-time enrollment: 3,569)
  • Northwest Vista College (about 98 miles; San Antonio, TX; FT enrollment: 9,683)
  • Angelo State University (about 100 miles; San Angelo, TX; FT enrollment: 6,019)
  • The University of Texas at San Antonio (about 100 miles; San Antonio, TX; FT enrollment: 25,503)
  • Our Lady of the Lake University (about 109 miles; San Antonio, TX; FT enrollment: 2,133)
  • San Antonio College (about 111 miles; San Antonio, TX; FT enrollment: 15,182)
  • Trinity University (about 111 miles; San Antonio, TX; FT enrollment: 2,467)

Public high school in Rocksprings:

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Library in Rocksprings:

  • CLAUD H GILMER MEMORIAL LIBRARY (Operating income: $166,005; Location: 201 N HWY 377; 24,101 books; 589 audio materials; 1,178 video materials; 1 local licensed databases; 50 state licensed databases; 40 other licensed databases; 56 print serial subscriptions; 3 electronic serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Rocksprings: Rocksprings Volunteer Fire Department (A), Edwards County Emergency Medical Services (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 24.5%
(1.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 34.2% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 60.5% for other race residents)
Average household size:
This town:  2.6 people
Texas:  2.8 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  70.0%
Whole state:  69.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  5.1%
Whole state:  6.0%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households
5 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities in 2010
27 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups) in 2000

Rocksprings, Texas environmental map by EPA

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Banks with branches in Rocksprings (2011 data):

  • Peoples State Bank: at 101 Main Street, branch established on 1943/05/01. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $63.8 mil, Deposits: $55.8 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 1 total offices

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

26.5
Texas average:

14.4

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

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for Rocksprings town (based on Edwards County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant7329
Catholic5331
Mainline Protestant2643
None473-
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: 1
Edwards County:

5.17 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.47 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 2
Edwards County:

10.34 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.95 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

9.2%
Texas:

8.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Edwards County:

27.4%
Texas:

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

29.4%
State:

15.7%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

48.1%
Texas:

48.0%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

47.1%
Texas:

46.4%

Average BMI:
Rocksprings:

28.6
Texas:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
Rocksprings:

22.2%
Texas:

21.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Rocksprings:

10.8%
State:

10.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.8
Texas:

6.8

Overweight people:
Rocksprings:

36.1%
Texas:

33.0%

General health condition:
Rocksprings:

53.7%
Texas:

55.5%

Average condition of hearing:
Rocksprings:

79.7%
State:

80.4%

More about Health and Nutrition of Rocksprings, 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
Streets and Highways 0$0 1$819
Solid Waste Management 2$4,238$25,4282$706
Sewerage 0$0 3$2,420
Water Supply 0$0 2$494
Other and Unallocable 0$0 2$1,946
Totals for Government 2$4,238$25,42810$6,385

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

  • Current Operations - Sewerage: $117,000 ($105.60)
    Solid Waste Management: $83,000 ($74.91)
    Water Utilities: $74,000 ($66.79)
    Regular Highways: $48,000 ($43.32)
    Financial Administration: $28,000 ($25.27)
    Fire Protection: $12,000 ($10.83)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $34,000 ($30.69)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $15,000 ($13.54)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $124,000 ($111.91)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $115,000 ($103.79)
    Solid Waste Management: $78,000 ($70.40)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $11,000 ($9.93)
    General Revenue, NEC: $8,000 ($7.22)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $131,000 ($118.23)
  • State Intergovernmental - Water Utilities: $126,000 ($113.72)
    Highways: $74,000 ($66.79)
    All Other: $55,000 ($49.64)
  • Tax - Property: $50,000 ($45.13)
    Total General Sales: $42,000 ($37.91)

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

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $559,000 ($504.51)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Other, NEC: $559,000 ($504.51)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $368,000 ($332.13)

7.33% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($39,440 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.33%
Texas average:

7.14%

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

7.87% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($38,667 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.87%
Texas average:

6.69%

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

Strongest AM radio stations in Rocksprings:

  • KKYX (680 AM; 50 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KTKR (760 AM; 50 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WOAI (1200 AM; 50 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KENS (1160 AM; 25 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: KENS-TV, INC.)
  • WBAP (820 AM; 50 kW; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: WBAP-KSCS OPERATING, LTD.)
  • KCTA (1030 AM; 50 kW; CORPUS CHRISTI, TX; Owner: BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF THE SOUTHWEST)
  • KSAH (720 AM; 10 kW; UNIVERSAL CITY, TX; Owner: KSAH LICENSING, INC.)
  • KDRY (1100 AM; 11 kW; ALAMO HEIGHTS, TX; Owner: KDRY RADIO, INC.)
  • KTRH (740 AM; 50 kW; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: AMFM TEXAS LICENSES LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KTSA (550 AM; 5 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF SAN ANTONIO)
  • KVOZ (890 AM; 12 kW; DEL MAR HILLS, TX; Owner: CONSOLIDATED RADIO, INC.)
  • KESS (1270 AM; 50 kW; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: KESS-AM LICENSE CORP.)
  • KAHZ (1360 AM; 50 kW; HURST, TX)

Strongest FM radio stations in Rocksprings:

  • KBLT (104.3 FM; LEAKEY, TX; Owner: RADIO CACTUS, LTD.)
  • KAYG (99.1 FM; CAMP WOOD, TX; Owner: LA RADIO CRISTIANA NETWORK INC)

Rocksprings fatal accident list:

Jul 5, 1984 01:45 AM, 377, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Rocksprings)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

89 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

6
  • Us 377 5 Mi N (Lat: 30.024389 Lon: -100.202583), Structure height: 91 m, Call Sign: KZT392
    Assigned Frequencies: 151.265 MHz, 151.355 MHz, 151.415 MHzGrant Date: 04/17/2014, Expiration Date: 06/14/2024Registrant: Texas Parks And Wildlife Department, 4200 Smith School Rd Bldg D, Austin, TX 78744, Phone: (512) 389-8096, Fax: (512) 389-8081, Email:
  • Us 377 5 Mi N (Lat: 30.024389 Lon: -100.202583), Call Sign: KNCM556
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.370 MHz, 155.790 MHzGrant Date: 10/19/2011, Expiration Date: 12/30/2021Registrant: Edwards County Sheriff\'s Office, 404 West Austin, Rocksprings, TX 78880, Phone: (830) 683-4104, Fax: (830) 683-4102, Email:
  • .25 Mi N On Texas 377 (Lat: 30.024389 Lon: -100.202306), Type: Tower, Structure height: 85 m, Overall height: 91 m, Call Sign: KCX418
    Assigned Frequencies: 151.265 MHz, 151.355 MHz, 151.415 MHz, 159.270 MHzGrant Date: 01/05/2013, Expiration Date: 03/12/2023, Certifier: Rodney SchwarzloseRegistrant: Texas Parks And Wildlife Department, 4200 Smith School Rd Bldg D, Austin, TX 78744, Phone: (512) 389-8096, Fax: (512) 389-8081, Email:
  • On Hwy 55 5 Miles Nw Of (Lat: 30.044722 Lon: -100.279167), Type: Tower, Structure height: 79.2 m, Overall height: 86.6 m, Call Sign: WPCB250, Licensee ID: L00268142
    Assigned Frequencies: 856.400 MHz, 859.375 MHz, 857.450 MHz, 858.475 MHz, 854.387 MHz, 856.987 MHz, 855.412 MHz, 856.037 MHzGrant Date: 08/18/2015, Expiration Date: 10/18/2025, Certifier: Richard SchertzRegistrant: American Electric Power Service Corporation
  • Edwards County Airport (Lat: 29.998806 Lon: -100.173917), Type: Bant, Structure height: 7 m, Overall height: 8 m, Call Sign: WPZX356
    Assigned Frequencies: 453.237 MHzGrant Date: 01/24/2014, Expiration Date: 04/02/2024, Certifier: Nick M GallegosRegistrant: Federal Licensing Inc, 1588 Fairfield Road, Gettysburg, PA 17325, Phone: (717) 334-9262, Fax: (717) 334-6440
  • Lat: 30.122389 Lon: -100.397056, Call Sign: WQPC331
    Assigned Frequencies: 452.837 MHz, 452.862 MHz, 456.237 MHz, 457.837 MHz, 457.862 MHzGrant Date: 04/03/2012, Expiration Date: 04/03/2022, Certifier: Ernie BlackmonRegistrant: S&p Communications, 6712 Randolph Blvd., San Antonio, TX 78233, Phone: (210) 656-5073, Fax: (210) 656-5182, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

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

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

6
  • Call Sign: KB5RBH, Licensee ID: L00417846, Grant Date: 11/07/2011, Expiration Date: 02/04/2022, Certifier: Ruperto F Pena, Registrant: Ruperto F Pena, 109 Cedar St, Rocksprings, TX 78880-0863
  • Call Sign: N5KAL, Grant Date: 12/12/1997, Expiration Date: 12/12/2007, Cancellation Date: 12/15/2009, Registrant: Robert L Geuea, 203 Old Del Rio Rd, Rocksprings, TX 78880
  • Call Sign: WD4PLB, Licensee ID: L00146239, Grant Date: 04/02/2014, Expiration Date: 06/16/2024, Certifier: Walter A Webb, Registrant: Walter A Webb, Rocksprings, TX 78880
  • Call Sign: KE5QIQ, Licensee ID: L01319378, Grant Date: 08/30/2007, Expiration Date: 08/30/2017, Certifier: Kim G Dula, Registrant: Kim G Dula, Rocksprings, TX 78880
  • Call Sign: KE5QIW, Licensee ID: L01319384, Grant Date: 08/30/2007, Expiration Date: 08/30/2017, Certifier: Tess A Dula, Registrant: Tess A Dula, Rocksprings, TX 78880
  • Call Sign: KG5GDA, Licensee ID: L01926257, Grant Date: 03/03/2015, Expiration Date: 03/03/2025, Certifier: Adam S Fulenwider, Registrant: Adam S Fulenwider, Rocksprings, TX 78880

FAA Registered Aircraft:

7
  • Aircraft: PAPA 51 LTD CO THUNDER MUSTANG (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: Reciprocating
    N-Number: 104CG , Serial Number: LHTM005
    Registrant (Corporation): Emerald Shillelagh Thunder & Marching Society LLC, 4743 N Ranch Road 335, Rocksprings, TX 78880
  • Aircraft: DESTINY 2000 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: ROTAX 582 (65 HP) (2 Cycle)
    N-Number: 274CD , Serial Number: 1B0122, Year manufactured: 2000, Airworthiness Date: 01/31/2008
    Registrant (Individual): Michael D Grooms, Po Box 977, Rocksprings, TX 78880
  • Aircraft: WOOD TURNER T-40A (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 85 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-235 SERIES (115 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 2794 , Serial Number: 80A, Year manufactured: 1971, Airworthiness Date: 08/08/1973
    Registrant (Individual): Randolph Wood, 5839 County Road 520, Rocksprings, TX 78880
  • Aircraft: AVIAT AIRCRAFT INC A-1B (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING O&VO-360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 444CG , Serial Number: 2097, Year manufactured: 2000, Airworthiness Date: 08/09/2000
    Registrant (Individual): Carson Gilmer, Rt 10 Box 5, Rocksprings, TX 78880
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 414 (Category: Land, Engines: 2, Seats: 7, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 198 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR TSIO-520 SER (300 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 69845 , Serial Number: 414-0637, Year manufactured: 1975, Airworthiness Date: 03/20/1975
    Registrant (Corporation): Drilling Structures International Inc, Highway 41 & Hackberry Rd, Rocksprings, TX 78880
  • Aircraft: SOCATA TBM 700 (Category: Land, Seats: 7, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: P&W CANADA PT6A-64 (700 HP) (Turbo-prop)
    N-Number: 79GG , Serial Number: 279, Year manufactured: 2003, Airworthiness Date: 10/20/2005
    Registrant (Individual): Gary C Gilmer, Po Box 738, Rocksprings, TX 78880
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172F (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-300 SER (145 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 8804U , Serial Number: 17252710, Year manufactured: 1965
    Registrant (Individual): Randolph Wood, 5839 County Road 520, Rocksprings, TX 78880

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 4
Most common first names in Rocksprings, TX among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James1475.2 years
John868.2 years
Robert769.2 years
Maria672.2 years
Mary684.8 years
Georgia583.8 years
Ida489.0 years
Alice480.5 years
Howard479.5 years
Johnnie486.3 years
Most common last names in Rocksprings, TX among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Ruiz1169.8 years
Gonzales973.5 years
Brown883.2 years
Cloudt882.0 years
Smart780.5 years
Whitworth787.2 years
Taylor676.9 years
Shanklin676.7 years
Davis681.7 years
Avila573.0 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (45%)
  • Electricity (39%)
  • Utility gas (9%)
  • Wood (7%)

Businesses in Rocksprings, TX

  • FedEx: 1

Rocksprings compared to Texas state average:

  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage above state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.

Rocksprings on our top lists:

  • #45 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Northern America (population 500+)"
  • #45 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Canada (population 500+)"
  • #21 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest number of deaths per 1000 residents 2007-2013"
  • #39 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the smallest number of children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000"
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