Rhome is a very small city located in the state of Texas. With a population of 1,590 people and just one neighborhood, Rhome is the 698th largest community in Texas. There's nothing like the smell of a brand new house, and in Rhome, you'll find that a large proportion of houses were recently built. New growth in residential real estate is an indication that people are choosing to move to Rhome, and putting down their money on brand new construction. Rhome’s real estate is, on average, some of the newest in the nation. Rhome does seem to be experiencing an influx of affluent people, because the median household income is $65,000.
Occupations and Workforce
Rhome is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Rhome is a city of sales and office workers, service providers and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Rhome who work in office and administrative support (14.10%), sales jobs (13.64%) and food service (10.37%).
Also of interest is that Rhome has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Setting & Lifestyle
Rhome’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the nation, making it a very safe place to live.
It is a fairly quiet city because there are relatively few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. (Children, for example, often can't help themselves from being noisy, and being parents ourselves, we know!) Rhome has relatively few families with children living at home, and is quieter because of it. Renters and college students, for their own reasons, can also be noisy. Rhome has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Rhome than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Rhome may be for you.
One downside of living in Rhome is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Rhome, the average commute to work is 32.33 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.
As is often the case in a small city, Rhome doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.