Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: San Angelo, TX (29.3 miles , pop. 88,439).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Austin, TX (162.0 miles , pop. 656,562).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: San Antonio, TX (174.5 miles , pop. 1,144,646).
Nearest cities: Ballinger, TX (2.9 miles ), Paint Rock, TX (3.1 miles ), Eola-Paint Rock, TX (3.2 miles) , Miles, TX (3.3 miles ), East Tom Green, TX (4.7 miles) , Winters, TX (4.8 miles ), Talpa, TX (4.9 miles) , Bronte, TX (5.0 miles ).
Latitude: 31.63 N, Longitude: 100.00 W
Area code: 325
Unemployment in July 2013:
Work and jobs in Rowena: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Rowena, Texas
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Rowena-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Texas state average. It is 55% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 5/11/1953, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 25.7 miles away from the Rowena place center killed 13 people and injured 159 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
On 5/14/1995, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 14.0 miles away from the place center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Runnels County (7) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 2
Emergencies Declared: 5
Causes of natural disasters: Fires: 3, Hurricanes: 3, Flood: 1, Tornado: 1, Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Bonnie Parker.
Hospitals/medical centers near Rowena:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Rowena:
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No gay or lesbian households reported
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
Rowena compared to Texas state average:
Banks with branches in Rowena (2011 data):
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Rowena CCD (based on Runnels County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 88.70%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 3
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 8
Number of full-service restaurants: 6
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
6.81% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($30,254 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:
9.79% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($25,584 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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FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Rowena)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:12 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:2
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:1