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Rains County, Texas (TX)

County population in 2019: 12,072 (7% urban, 93% rural); it was 9,139 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 1,705
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 1,775
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 2,990
Renter-occupied apartments: 897 (it was 627 in 2000)
% of renters here:

17%
State:

36%

Land area: 232 sq. mi.

Water area: 26.8 sq. mi.

Population density: 52 people per square mile   (average).

March 2019 cost of living index in Rains County: 80.2 (low, U.S. average is 100)

Industries providing employment: Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services (34.8%), Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services (24.0%), Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing (22.8%), Construction (10.1%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 92%
  • Government: 0%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 8%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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  • Races in Rains County, TX (2019)
    • 10,102110.5%White Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 1,11212.2%Hispanic or Latino
    • 4294.7%Black Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 1431.6%Two or more races
    • 710.8%American Indian and Alaska Native alone
    • 440.5%Asian alone
Median resident age:

49.1 years
Texas median age:

35.1 years
Males: 6,060  (50.2%)
Females: 6,012  (49.8%)
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Average household size:
Rains County:

2.0 people
Texas:

3 people

Estimated median household income in 2019: $53,379 ($33,712 in 1999)
This county:

$53,379
Texas:

$64,034

Median contract rent in 2019 for apartments: $564 (lower quartile is $408, upper quartile is $733)
This county:

$564
State:

$929


Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $148,586 (it was $58,400 in 2000)
Rains:

$148,586
Texas:

$200,400
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $81,055 - $261,316

Mean price in 2019:

Detached houses: $186,438
Here:

$186,438
State:

$268,991

Townhouses or other attached units: $438,029
Here:

$438,029
State:

$268,635

Mobile homes: $88,457
Here:

$88,457
State:

$94,014

Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $13,376
Here:

$13,376
State:

$52,538

Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,343
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $448

Institutionalized population: 66

Crime in 2005 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 0
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 9
  • Burglaries: 51
  • Thefts: 84
  • Auto thefts: 19

Crime in 2004 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 2
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 8
  • Burglaries: 75
  • Thefts: 110
  • Auto thefts: 16
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Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 3 buildings, average cost: $43,300
  • 1998: 3 buildings, average cost: $75,000
  • 1999: 9 buildings, average cost: $49,200
  • 2000: 9 buildings, average cost: $40,900
  • 2001: 11 buildings, average cost: $56,300
  • 2002: 15 buildings, average cost: $57,400
  • 2003: 16 buildings, average cost: $76,100
  • 2004: 8 buildings, average cost: $84,400
  • 2005: 14 buildings, average cost: $70,100
  • 2006: 2 buildings, average cost: $150,000
  • 2007: 8 buildings, average cost: $109,400
  • 2008: 3 buildings, average cost: $66,700
  • 2009: 3 buildings, average cost: $116,700
  • 2010: 0 buildings
  • 2011: 2 buildings, average cost: $222,500
  • 2012: 2 buildings, average cost: $175,000
  • 2013: 2 buildings, average cost: $260,000
  • 2014: 3 buildings, average cost: $200,000
  • 2015: 2 buildings, average cost: $140,000
  • 2016: 1 building, cost: $204,200
  • 2017: 4 buildings, average cost: $137,500
  • 2018: 7 buildings, average cost: $145,100
  • 2019: 18 buildings, average cost: $136,900
Number of permits per 10,000 Rains, TX residents
Average permit cost in Rains, TX
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $2,269 (1.2%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $1,289 (1.2%)

Distribution of median household income in Rains, TX in 2019
Distribution of house value in Rains, TX in 2019
Distribution of rent paid by renters in Rains, TX in 2019
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 12.0%
Rains County:

12.0%
Texas:

13.6%
(12.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 2.2% for Black residents, 5.4% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 71.6% for American Indian residents, 1.5% for other race residents, 25.3% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2019: 49.1 years old
(Males: 47.5 years old, Females: 50.0 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 50.8 years old, Black residents: 51.0 years old, American Indian residents: 47.3 years old, Asian residents: 54.5 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 30.0 years old, Other race residents: 38.3 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Rains County is $406 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $505 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $681 a month.

Cities in this county include: Emory, Point, East Tawakoni.

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

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Notable locations in this county outside city limits:

Notable locations in Rains County: Ennis Creek School (A), Fuller Brothers L P Ranch (B), Fuller Ranch (C), Lloyd Mountain School (D), Pyron Siding (E), Southwest Medical Evacuation Snyder Base (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Rains County include: Canyon Church (A), Trinity United Methodist Church (B), Knapp Church (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Lone Wolf Cemetery (1), Snyder Cemetery (2), Bluff Creek Cemetery (3), Camp Springs Cemetery (4), Pyron Cemetery (5), Cottonwood Flat Cemetery (6), Fluvanna Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes and reservoirs: Divesion Lake (A), County Line Tank (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Turkey Creek (A), Sulphur Creek (B), Salt Springs Creek (C), Rockwall Creek (D), Mooar Creek (E), Dry Run (F), Ennis Creek (G), Hackberry Creek (H), Horse Creek (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Park in Rains County: Winston Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Neighboring counties: Eddy County, New Mexico , Borden County , Collin County , Macon County, Georgia , Martin County , Young County .

Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

5.0%
Texas:

8.0%

Unemployment by year in Rains, TX
County total employment by year in Rains, TX
County average yearly wages by year in Rains, TX

Current college students: 216
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 86.0%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 14.1%

Number of foreign born residents: 523 (40.8% naturalized citizens)

Rains County:

4.3%
Whole state:

17.1%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 1002010 or later
  • 422000 to 2009
  • 2101990 to 1999
  • 141980 to 1989
  • 211970 to 1979
  • 35Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 36.9 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 40.9%

Rains County marital status for males Rains County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 4,063
  • One, attached: 26
  • Two: 19
  • 3 or 4: 86
  • 5 to 9: 42
  • 10 to 19: 43
  • 20 or more: 25
  • Mobile homes: 1,152
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 42

Housing units in Rains County with a mortgage: 1,647 (38 second mortgage, 34 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 1,832

Here:

50.0% with mortgage
State:

56.1% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Rains County

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant3,51323
Catholic6211
Mainline Protestant2522
Other1-
None6,527-
Rains County Religion Details
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.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 2
Rains County:

1.79 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.47 / 10,000 pop.


Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
This county:

0.90 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.11 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 1
Rains County:

0.90 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

3.95 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 8
This county:

7.17 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.13 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Rains County:

9.7%
Texas:

8.9%

Adult obesity rate:
Rains County:

27.5%
State:

26.6%

Agriculture in Rains County:

Average size of farms: 160 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $20,189
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $115.26
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 6.65%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 80.63%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $21,945
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 21.17%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 1.44%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $31,161
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 97.60%
Average age of principal farm operators: 58 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 27.00
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 8.33%
Corn for grain: 52 harvested acres
Vegetables: 58 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 99 acres

Tornado activity:

Rains County historical area-adjusted tornado activity is significantly below Texas state average. It is 986064.9 times below overall U.S. average.

Earthquake activity:

Rains County-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Texas state average. It is 457% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 11/6/2011 at 03:53:10, a magnitude 5.7 (5.7 MW, Depth: 3.2 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 191.5 miles away from Rains County center
On 9/3/2016 at 12:02:44, a magnitude 5.8 (5.8 MW, Depth: 3.5 mi) earthquake occurred 253.4 miles away from the county center
On 5/17/2012 at 08:12:00, a magnitude 4.8 (4.8 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 106.5 miles away from the county center
On 11/7/2016 at 01:44:24, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MW, Depth: 2.8 mi) earthquake occurred 222.6 miles away from the county center
On 9/6/1997 at 23:38:00, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 LG, 4.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 128.4 miles away from Rains County center
On 11/8/2011 at 02:46:57, a magnitude 4.8 (4.8 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 191.8 miles away from the county center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), moment magnitude (MW)

Most recent natural disasters:

  • Texas Covid-19 Pandemic, Incident Period: January 20, 2020, FEMA Id: 4485, Natural disaster type: Other
  • Texas Severe Winter Storms, Tornadoes, Straight-line Winds, and Flooding, Incident Period: December 26, 2016 to January 21, 2016, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4255: February 09, 2016, FEMA Id: 4255, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm, Tornado, Flood, Wind
  • Texas Wildfires, Incident Period: March 14, 2008 to September 01, 2008, Emergency Declared EM-3284: March 14, 2008, FEMA Id: 3284, Natural disaster type: Fire
  • Texas Hurricane Rita, Incident Period: September 23, 2005 to October 14, 2005, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1606: September 24, 2005, FEMA Id: 1606, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Texas Hurricane Rita, Incident Period: September 20, 2005 to October 14, 2005, Emergency Declared EM-3261: September 21, 2005, FEMA Id: 3261, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Texas Hurricane Katrina, Incident Period: August 29, 2005 to October 01, 2005, Emergency Declared EM-3216: September 02, 2005, FEMA Id: 3216, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Texas Severe Winter Storm, Incident Period: December 12, 2000 to January 15, 2001, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1356: January 08, 2001, FEMA Id: 1356, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm
  • Texas Extreme Fire Hazards, Incident Period: August 01, 1999 to December 10, 1999, Emergency Declared EM-3142: September 01, 1999, FEMA Id: 3142, Natural disaster type: Fire
  • Texas Flooding, Severe Storm, Tornado, Incident Period: April 15, 1990 to May 29, 1990, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-863: May 02, 1990, FEMA Id: 863, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood
  • Texas Heavy Rains, Flooding, Incident Period: January 27, 1972, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-320: January 27, 1972, FEMA Id: 320, Natural disaster type: Flood, Heavy Rain
  • 1 other natural disasters have been reported since 1953.

The number of natural disasters in Rains County (11) is smaller than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 4, Hurricanes: 3, Fires: 2, Storms: 2, Tornadoes: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Wind: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Rains

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 2,374 (77.4%)
  • Carpooled: 331 (10.8%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 78 (2.5%)
  • Walked: 24 (0.8%)
  • Worked at home: 271 (8.8%)
Class of Workers in 2019
Most common industries in 2019 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2019


  • Health care and social assistance (20%)
  • Educational services (11%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Finance and insurance (7%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (5%)

Most common industries for females in 2019


  • Health care and social assistance (24%)
  • Educational services (13%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Accommodation and food services (9%)
  • Finance and insurance (9%)
  • Other services, except public administration (7%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (6%)

Most common occupations in 2019 (%)
Males Females
Most common occupations for males in 2019


  • Construction and extraction occupations (20%)
  • Production occupations (18%)
  • Sales and related occupations (10%)
  • Management occupations (8%)
  • Transportation occupations (8%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5%)

Most common occupations for females in 2019


  • Office and administrative support occupations (15%)
  • Sales and related occupations (15%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (11%)
  • Educational instruction, and library occupations (7%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (7%)
  • Management occupations (7%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (6%)

Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents


  • Mexico (69%)
  • England (5%)
  • Philippines (5%)
  • Other South America (5%)
  • Netherlands (3%)
  • Cambodia (2%)
  • Thailand (1%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Rains County


  • American (50%)
  • English (4%)
  • Irish (4%)
  • European (2%)
  • German (2%)
  • Scottish (2%)
  • British (1%)

Owners and renters by unit type
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders
60 people in nursing homes
11 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
41 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
25 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $51,746.

10.29% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($53,440 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

10.29%
Texas average:

7.43%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
9.74% relocated from other counties in Texas ($49,115 average AGI)
0.55% relocated from other states ($4,324 average AGI)
Rains County:

0.55%
Texas average:

2.52%

Residents relocating <b>from</b> other counties or countries

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Hunt County, TX  1.77% ($36,438 average AGI)
from Dallas County, TX  1.27% ($65,870)
from Wood County, TX  1.05% ($46,737)
from Van Zandt County, TX  0.69% ($29,720)
from Hopkins County, TX  0.66% ($47,208)


8.27% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($41,017 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.27%
Texas average:

7.26%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
7.67% relocated to other counties in Texas ($39,259 average AGI)
0.59% relocated to other states ($1,761 average AGI)
Rains County:

0.59%
Texas average:

2.32%

Residents relocating <b>to</b> other counties or countries

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Hunt County, TX  1.52% ($40,037 average AGI)
to Hopkins County, TX  0.99% ($32,829)
to Wood County, TX  0.99% ($44,429)
to Dallas County, TX  0.73% ($49,538)
to Van Zandt County, TX  0.56% ($32,800)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 10.0
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 10.4

Births per 1000 population in Rains County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 11.4
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 10.5
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2019: 11.8

Deaths per 1000 population in Rains County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 10.0
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 4.1

Infant deaths per 1000 population in Rains County
Population without health insurance coverage in 2018: 22.1%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2018: 14.8%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Rains County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19
Population without health insurance coverage in Rains County
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in Rains County
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in Rains County
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in Rains County
Population under 19 years without health insurance coverage in Rains County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 2,097 (1,734 aged, 363 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 498 (21%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

Most common underlying causes of death in Rains County, Texas in 1999 - 2019:

  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (159)
  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (80)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (47)
  • Congestive heart failure (22)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (12)
  • Alzheimer disease, unspecified (10)
  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (10)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 18%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 17%

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,044
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,079
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 18

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 12
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 62

Household type by relationship:

Households: 12,072
  • Male householders: 2,409 (529 living alone), Female householders: 2,051 (643 living alone)
  • 2,503 spouses (2,499 opposite-sex spouses), 160 unmarried partners, (154 opposite-sex unmarried partners), 2,671 children (2,394 natural, 76 adopted, 203 stepchildren), 293 grandchildren, 615 brothers or sisters, 380 parents, 31 foster children, 409 other relatives, 513 non-relatives
  • In group quarters: 63

Size of family households: 1,636 2-persons, 730 3-persons, 507 4-persons, 224 5-persons, 23 6-persons, 8 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 1,173 1-person, 143 2-persons, 13 3-persons.

1,245 married couples with children.
589 single-parent households (250 men, 339 women).

92.1% of residents of Rains speak English at home.
7.3% of residents speak Spanish at home (59% speak English very well, 29% speak English well, 8% speak English not well, 3% don't speak English at all).
0.2% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (30% speak English very well, 70% speak English well).
0.8% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (75% speak English very well, 25% speak English not well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $46,946,000 ($4,242 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $1,565,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $27,800,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $9,854,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $165,000
Federal grants: $7,315,000
Federal procurement contracts: $442,000 ($111,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $1,371,000 ($0,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $734,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $1,837,000
Federal Government insurance: $87,000

Population change from April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2005:

Births: 533
Here:

47 per 1000 residents
State:

85 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 559
Here:

49 per 1000 residents
State:

35 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +96
Here:

+8 per 1000 residents
State:

+29 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: +2,116
Here:

+187 per 1000 residents
State:

+10 per 1000 residents
Population growth in Rains County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 1.26 millions of gallons per day (all from surface)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

5.4
State:

6.3

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.4
State:

4.1

Year house built in Rains County, Texas
  • Year house built in Rains County, Texas
  • 3582014 or later
  • 2022010 to 2013
  • 1,2152000 to 2009
  • 9061990 to 1999
  • 8251980 to 1989
  • 9741970 to 1979
  • 5531960 to 1969
  • 1211950 to 1959
  • 1561940 to 1949
  • 1771939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in Rains County, Texas
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Rains County, Texas
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Rains County, Texas
  • 731 room
  • 842 rooms
  • 1993 rooms
  • 5294 rooms
  • 1,0205 rooms
  • 6436 rooms
  • 3477 rooms
  • 2458 rooms
  • 3399+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Rains County, Texas
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Rains County, Texas
  • 221 room
  • 632 rooms
  • 1213 rooms
  • 3144 rooms
  • 2765 rooms
  • 676 rooms
  • 107 rooms
  • 118 rooms
  • 989+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Rains County, Texas
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Rains County, Texas
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Rains County, Texas
  • 72no bedroom
  • 1721 bedroom
  • 1,0332 bedrooms
  • 1,7113 bedrooms
  • 4194 bedrooms
  • 305+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Rains County, Texas
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Rains County, Texas
  • 22no bedroom
  • 1281 bedroom
  • 4352 bedrooms
  • 2473 bedrooms
  • 994 bedrooms
  • 575+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in Rains County, Texas in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Rains County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Rains County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 104no vehicle
  • 7891 vehicle
  • 1,4792 vehicles
  • 6583 vehicles
  • 2684 vehicles
  • 1755+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Rains County in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Rains County in renter-occupied apartments
  • 52no vehicle
  • 4131 vehicle
  • 3452 vehicles
  • 1433 vehicles
  • 434 vehicles
  • 55+ vehicles

90.8% of Rains County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 29% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 91% lived in Texas.

Rains County:

90.8%
State average:

84.4%

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 8,182
  • Other state: 3,287
  • Northeast: 301
  • Midwest: 1,045
  • South: 1,413
  • West: 514
Year householders moved into unit in Rains County, TX
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Rains County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 74.3%Electricity
  • 15.7%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 6.9%Utility gas
  • 2.8%Wood
  • 0.4%No fuel used
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 80.6%Electricity
  • 11.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 6.8%Utility gas
  • 0.7%Other fuel
  • 0.5%No fuel used
  • 0.3%Wood

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 74
Here:

8.2%
Texas:

7.0%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 13
Here:

2.2%
Texas:

6.6%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 39
Here:

16.7%
Texas:

14.3%

Educational Attainment
School Enrollment by Level of School
Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Noninstitutionalized Residents with Employment Disability

Rains County government finances - Expenditure in 2017:

  • Charges - Other: $1,161,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $1,379,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,299,000
    Health - Other: $1,034,000
    General - Other: $864,000
    Police Protection: $807,000
    Correctional Institutions: $783,000
    Financial Administration: $440,000
    Housing and Community Development: $258,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $250,000
    Central Staff Services: $189,000
    Public Welfare, Vendor Payments for Medical Care: $146,000
    Local Fire Protection: $76,000
    General Public Buildings: $68,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $52,000
    Corrections - Other: $41,000
    Parks and Recreation: $16,000
    Libraries: $15,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Highways: $21,000
    General Local Government Support: $13,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $70,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,653,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,544,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $109,000
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $336,000
    Interest Earnings: $79,000
    Rents: $56,000
    General Revenue - Other: $52,000
    Sale of Property: $36,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $804,000
    Police Protection: $67,000
    Health - Other: $46,000
    General Public Building: $43,000
    Local Fire Protection: $36,000
    General - Other: $16,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $1,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $6,457,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $258,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $426,000
    Housing and Community Development: $248,000
    General Local Government Support: $69,000
  • Tax - Property: $4,695,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $889,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $355,000
    Other Selective Sales: $38,000
    Other License: $28,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $2,420,000

Rains County government finances - Revenue in 2017:

  • Charges - Other: $1,161,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $1,379,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,299,000
    Health - Other: $1,034,000
    General - Other: $864,000
    Police Protection: $807,000
    Correctional Institutions: $783,000
    Financial Administration: $440,000
    Housing and Community Development: $258,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $250,000
    Central Staff Services: $189,000
    Public Welfare, Vendor Payments for Medical Care: $146,000
    Local Fire Protection: $76,000
    General Public Buildings: $68,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $52,000
    Corrections - Other: $41,000
    Parks and Recreation: $16,000
    Libraries: $15,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Highways: $21,000
    General Local Government Support: $13,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $70,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,653,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,544,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $109,000
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $336,000
    Interest Earnings: $79,000
    Rents: $56,000
    General Revenue - Other: $52,000
    Sale of Property: $36,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $804,000
    Police Protection: $67,000
    Health - Other: $46,000
    General Public Building: $43,000
    Local Fire Protection: $36,000
    General - Other: $16,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $1,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $6,457,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $258,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $426,000
    Housing and Community Development: $248,000
    General Local Government Support: $69,000
  • Tax - Property: $4,695,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $889,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $355,000
    Other Selective Sales: $38,000
    Other License: $28,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $2,420,000

Rains County government finances - Debt in 2017:

  • Charges - Other: $1,161,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $1,379,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,299,000
    Health - Other: $1,034,000
    General - Other: $864,000
    Police Protection: $807,000
    Correctional Institutions: $783,000
    Financial Administration: $440,000
    Housing and Community Development: $258,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $250,000
    Central Staff Services: $189,000
    Public Welfare, Vendor Payments for Medical Care: $146,000
    Local Fire Protection: $76,000
    General Public Buildings: $68,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $52,000
    Corrections - Other: $41,000
    Parks and Recreation: $16,000
    Libraries: $15,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Highways: $21,000
    General Local Government Support: $13,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $70,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,653,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,544,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $109,000
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $336,000
    Interest Earnings: $79,000
    Rents: $56,000
    General Revenue - Other: $52,000
    Sale of Property: $36,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $804,000
    Police Protection: $67,000
    Health - Other: $46,000
    General Public Building: $43,000
    Local Fire Protection: $36,000
    General - Other: $16,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $1,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $6,457,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $258,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $426,000
    Housing and Community Development: $248,000
    General Local Government Support: $69,000
  • Tax - Property: $4,695,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $889,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $355,000
    Other Selective Sales: $38,000
    Other License: $28,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $2,420,000

Rains County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2017:

  • Charges - Other: $1,161,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $1,379,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,299,000
    Health - Other: $1,034,000
    General - Other: $864,000
    Police Protection: $807,000
    Correctional Institutions: $783,000
    Financial Administration: $440,000
    Housing and Community Development: $258,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $250,000
    Central Staff Services: $189,000
    Public Welfare, Vendor Payments for Medical Care: $146,000
    Local Fire Protection: $76,000
    General Public Buildings: $68,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $52,000
    Corrections - Other: $41,000
    Parks and Recreation: $16,000
    Libraries: $15,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Highways: $21,000
    General Local Government Support: $13,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $70,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,653,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,544,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $109,000
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $336,000
    Interest Earnings: $79,000
    Rents: $56,000
    General Revenue - Other: $52,000
    Sale of Property: $36,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $804,000
    Police Protection: $67,000
    Health - Other: $46,000
    General Public Building: $43,000
    Local Fire Protection: $36,000
    General - Other: $16,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $1,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $6,457,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $258,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $426,000
    Housing and Community Development: $248,000
    General Local Government Support: $69,000
  • Tax - Property: $4,695,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $889,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $355,000
    Other Selective Sales: $38,000
    Other License: $28,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $2,420,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 210
  • Number of aged recipients: 29
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 181
  • Number of recipients under 18: 28
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 133
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 49
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 102
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 77
Most common first names in Rains County, TX among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James10771.5 years
William9372.8 years
John9276.2 years
Mary6978.8 years
Robert4570.3 years
Charles3972.0 years
George3375.8 years
Billy2868.1 years
Willie2780.8 years
Joe2472.5 years
Most common last names in Rains County, TX among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith6472.8 years
Johnson4379.2 years
Jones2772.5 years
Williams2674.0 years
Davis2371.8 years
Moore2274.6 years
Wilson2278.2 years
Garrett2180.1 years
White1976.4 years
Thompson1870.5 years
Businesses in Rains County, TX
NameCountNameCount
Alco Stores1SONIC Drive-In1
Arby's1Subway2
Curves1True Value1
FedEx2U-Haul1
RadioShack1UPS2