For population 25 years and over in Rose City:
For population 15 years and over in Rose City city:
7 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $1,569 (1.7%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Beaumont, TX (4.6 miles , pop. 113,866).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Houston, TX (83.0 miles , pop. 1,953,631).
Nearest cities: Vidor, TX (2.0 miles ), Beaumont, TX (2.1 miles ), Pine Forest, TX (2.2 miles ), Central Gardens, TX (2.9 miles ), Nederland, TX (3.1 miles ), Port Neches, TX (3.2 miles ), Rose Hill Acres, TX (3.2 miles ), Chance-Loeb, TX (3.6 miles) .
Latitude: 30.11 N, Longitude: 94.06 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 409
City-data.com crime rate counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.
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Crime rate in Rose City detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 1 (1 officers).
Population change in the 1990s: -67 (-11.4%).
Work and jobs in Rose City: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Rose City, Texas
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Rose City-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Texas state average. It is 139% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 11/7/1957, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 14.1 miles away from the Rose City city center killed one person and injured 81 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
On 1/31/1983, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 7.6 miles away from the city center injured one person and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Orange County (16) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 7
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 6, Hurricanes: 6, Storms: 6, Tornadoes: 3, Fires: 2, Tropical Storm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Air Quality Index (AQI)
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 2.19. This is about average. Closest monitor was 3.0 miles away from the city center.
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 5.53. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 4.8 miles away from the city center.
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 26.4. This is about average. Closest monitor was 4.8 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 10.2. This is about average. Closest monitor was 12.9 miles away from the city center.
Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2010 was 0.155. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 4.8 miles away from the city center.
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 9.5%
(9.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Black residents, 7.4% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents, 16.0% for other race residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
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Religion statistics for Rose City city (based on Orange County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 65.56%
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 14
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 6
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 48
Number of full-service restaurants: 37
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5.97% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($34,841 average adjusted gross income)
0.05% of residents moved from foreign countries ($167 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
7.81% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($31,044 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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