Rocky Mound, Texas

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Population in 2014: 69 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -25.8%
Males: 32  (46.6%)
Females: 37  (53.4%)
Median resident age:  30.7 years
Texas median age:  34.5 years

Zip code: 75686

Estimated median household income in 2016: $30,713 (it was $23,125 in 2000)
Rocky Mound:

$30,713
TX:

$56,565

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $18,810 (it was $12,382 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $75,827 (it was $42,000 in 2000)
Rocky Mound:

$75,827
TX:

$161,500

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $136,557; Detached houses: $153,942; Townhouses or other attached units: $189,160; Mobile homes: $49,171; Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $70,584

Median gross rent in 2016: $948.

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  • Races in Rocky Mound, TX (2010)

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    • 3749.3%White alone
    • 3040.0%Black alone
    • 79.3%Hispanic
    • 11.3%Two or more races
Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Rocky Mound: 80.9 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: American (41.8%), Italian (16.4%), African (9.1%), German (1.8%), Hungarian (1.8%), Scottish (1.8%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 427 feet

Land area: 0.41 square miles.

Population density: 169 people per square mile   (very low).

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For population 25 years and over in Rocky Mound:

  • High school or higher: 47.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 9.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.3%
  • Unemployed: 5.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 23.1 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Rocky Mound town:

  • Never married: 12.4%
  • Now married: 65.3%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 10.5%
  • Divorced: 11.8%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $1,022 (0.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $489 (0.8%)

Rocky Mound satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Longview, TX (39.8 miles , pop. 73,344).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Shreveport, LA (83.3 miles , pop. 200,145).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (103.1 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Pittsburg, TX (2.2 miles ), Leesburg-Newsome, TX (2.5 miles ), Mount Pleasant, TX (3.1 miles ), Miller's Cove, TX (3.1 miles) , Winfield, TX (3.2 miles ), Bettie, TX (3.5 miles ), Cookville, TX (3.5 miles ), Mount Vernon, TX (3.9 miles ).

Latitude: 33.03 N, Longitude: 95.03 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 903

Rocky Mound household income distribution Rocky Mound home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

6.2%
Texas:

4.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +40 (+75.5%).
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Retail trade (52%)
  • Manufacturing (38%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (5%)
  • Public administration (5%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
  • Manufacturing (50%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (33%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (17%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
  • Wholesale trade (0%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (57%)
  • Production occupations (14%)
  • Transportation occupations (10%)
  • Material moving occupations (10%)
  • Management occupations (5%)
  • Community and social service occupations (5%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (0%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (67%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (17%)
  • Production occupations (17%)
  • Management occupations (0%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (0%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (0%)
  • Life, physical, and social science occupations (0%)

Average climate in Rocky Mound, Texas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Rocky Mound-area historical tornado activity is above Texas state average. It is 122% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/26/1961, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 12.2 miles away from the Rocky Mound town center injured 2 people and caused between $500 and $5000 in damages.

On 3/26/1961, a category F3 tornado 12.6 miles away from the town center injured one person and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Rocky Mound-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Texas state average. It is 79% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

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 138.3 miles away from the city center
On 1/21/1982 at 00:33:54, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 219.1 miles away from Rocky Mound center
On 5/4/2001 at 06:42:12, a magnitude 4.7 (4.2 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.5 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 221.3 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, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 332.3 miles away from the city center
On 3/25/1976 at 00:41:20, a magnitude 5.0 (4.9 MB, 5.0 LG) earthquake occurred 323.5 miles away from Rocky Mound 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 190.0 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Camp County (7) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 2
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 3, Fires: 2, Flood: 1, Storm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Hospitals and medical centers near Rocky Mound:

  • MOORES NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; PITTSBURG, TX)
  • EAST TEXAS MEDICAL CENTER PITTSBURG (Hospital, about 5 miles away; PITTSBURG, TX)
  • EAST TEXAS MEDICAL CENTER HOME HEALTH NORTH (Home Health Center, about 5 miles away; PITTSBURG, TX)
  • CYPRESS BASIN HOSPICE INC (Hospital, about 9 miles away; MOUNT PLEASANT, TX)
  • CYPRESS HOME CARE (Home Health Center, about 9 miles away; MOUNT PLEASANT, TX)
  • MT PLEASANT DIALYSIS CENTER (Dialysis Facility, about 9 miles away; MOUNT PLEASANT, TX)
  • OUTREACH HEALTH SERVICES OF EAST TEXAS (Home Health Center, about 9 miles away; MOUNT PLEASANT, TX)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Rocky Mound:

  • Northeast Texas Community College (about 11 miles; Mount Pleasant, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,320)
  • LeTourneau University (about 44 miles; Longview, TX; FT enrollment: 2,357)
  • Kilgore College (about 47 miles; Kilgore, TX; FT enrollment: 3,127)
  • Tyler Junior College (about 51 miles; Tyler, TX; FT enrollment: 8,104)
  • The University of Texas at Tyler (about 52 miles; Tyler, TX; FT enrollment: 5,774)
  • Paris Junior College (about 52 miles; Paris, TX; FT enrollment: 3,875)
  • Texas A & M University-Commerce (about 53 miles; Commerce, TX; FT enrollment: 8,890)

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Notable location: Rocky Mound Volunteer Fire Department (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Rocky Mound include: Rocky Mound Church (A), Green Pasture Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Camp County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 0.0%
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Average household size:
This town:  2.3 people
Texas:  2.8 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  66.7%
Whole state:  69.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  9.1%
Whole state:  6.0%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.9
Texas average:

14.3

Rocky Mound travel time to work - commute Rocky Mound mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Rocky Mound town (based on Camp County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant5,25626
Catholic1,4211
Black Protestant1,1406
Mainline Protestant8295
Other2-
None3,753-
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
Camp County:

0.80 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.47 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Camp County:

0.80 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.11 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 6
Camp County:

4.82 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.95 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 4
Here:

3.21 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

10.4%
Texas:

8.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Camp County:

28.0%
Texas:

26.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

54.1%
State:

48.0%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

51.9%
State:

46.4%

Average BMI:
This city:

29.0
Texas:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

15.0%
State:

21.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

11.3%
Texas:

10.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Rocky Mound:

6.8
Texas:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

34.6%
State:

33.0%

General health condition:
This city:

57.0%
Texas:

55.5%

Average condition of hearing:
Rocky Mound:

80.4%
State:

80.4%

More about Health and Nutrition of Rocky Mound, 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

8.88% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($34,541 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.88%
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 Titus County, TX  1.91% ($24,278 average AGI)
from Upshur County, TX  0.80% ($27,848)
from Morris County, TX  0.60% ($36,960)


8.61% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($36,795 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.61%
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 Titus County, TX  1.55% ($30,563 average AGI)
to Gregg County, TX  0.68% ($30,071)
to Smith County, TX  0.53% ($30,682)

Strongest AM radio stations in Rocky Mound:

  • KEEL (710 AM; 50 kW; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KIMP (960 AM; 1 kW; MOUNT PLEASANT, TX; Owner: EAST TEXAS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KWKH (1130 AM; 50 kW; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KFXR (1190 AM; 50 kW; DALLAS, TX; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KRLD (1080 AM; 50 kW; DALLAS, TX; Owner: TEXAS INFINITY BROADCASTING L.P.)
  • KOFY (1060 AM; daytime; 10 kW; GILMER, TX; Owner: JERRY RUSSELL D/B/A THE RUSSELL COMPANY)
  • KPYN (900 AM; 10 kW; ATLANTA, TX; Owner: FAMILY WORSHIP CENTER CHURCH, INC.)
  • WBAP (820 AM; 50 kW; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: WBAP-KSCS OPERATING, LTD.)
  • KSKY (660 AM; 20 kW; BALCH SPRINGS, TX; Owner: BISON MEDIA, INC.)
  • KEES (1430 AM; 5 kW; GLADEWATER, TX; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KEGG (1560 AM; 2 kW; DAINGERFIELD, TX)
  • KTBB (600 AM; 5 kW; TYLER, TX; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KZMP (1540 AM; 50 kW; UNIVERSITY PARK, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Rocky Mound:

  • KDVE (103.1 FM; PITTSBURG, TX; Owner: ON-AIR FAMILY, LLC)
  • KSCN (96.9 FM; PITTSBURG, TX; Owner: EAST TEXAS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KXVI-LP (100.5 FM; PITTSBURG, TX; Owner: HOLY HIP HOP COMPANY)
  • KWNS (104.7 FM; WINNSBORO, TX; Owner: RICHARD E. FOSTER)
  • KALK (97.7 FM; WINFIELD, TX; Owner: EAST TEXAS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KAZE (106.9 FM; ORE CITY, TX; Owner: REYNOLDS RADIO, INC.)
  • KYKX (105.7 FM; LONGVIEW, TX; Owner: WALLER MEDIA, LLC)
  • KFRO-FM (95.3 FM; GILMER, TX; Owner: WALLER MEDIA, LLC)
  • KVNE (89.5 FM; TYLER, TX; Owner: EDUC. RADIO FOUND. OF E. TEXAS, INC.)
  • KTAA (90.7 FM; BIG SANDY, TX; Owner: INSTITUTE IN BASIC LIFE PRINCIPLES, INC.)
  • KXDX-LP (95.7 FM; MOUNT PLEASANT, TX; Owner: INTER COUNTY AMATEUR RADIO ENTHUSIASTS, INC.)
  • KJUK-LP (92.1 FM; MOUNT PLEASANT, TX; Owner: KMZD RADIO INC)

TV broadcast stations around Rocky Mound:

  • K54CB (Channel 54; MOUNT PLEASANT, TX; Owner: F. V. P. NETWORK, INC)
  • KLTV (Channel 7; TYLER, TX; Owner: CIVCO, INC.)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 2Number of bridges
  • 9m30ftTotal length
  • 4,260Total average daily traffic
  • 752Total average daily truck traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

2
  • James R Kitchens, 0.1 Km E Of St Hwy 11 4.7 Km Wsw (Lat: 33.008611 Lon: -95.070833), Type: 122.0, Overall height: 121 m, Registrant: 9035728726
  • 0.1 Km E Of St Hwy 11 4.7 Km Wsw (Lat: 33.008611 Lon: -95.070833), Type: 122.0, Overall height: 121 m, Registrant: 9035728726

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • ETB NW, Lat: 33.008611 Lon: -95.070833, Type: Gtower, Structure height: 121 m, Overall height: 122 m, Call Sign: WQMB286
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHzGrant Date: 06/17/2010, Expiration Date: 06/17/2020, Certifier: Stephen HydeRegistrant: Bluebird Wireless, 1325 Barksdale Blvd Suite 200, Bossier City, LA 71111, Phone: (318) 918-1116, Fax: (318) 908-9994, Email:

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (63%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (33%)

Rocky Mound compared to Texas state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage above state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.
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