Rosharon is a very small town located in the state of Texas. With a population of 1,261 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Rosharon is the 775th largest community in Texas.
Rosharon is a blue-collar town, with 42.02% of people working in blue-collar occupations, while the average in America is just 27.7%. Overall, Rosharon is a town of service providers, transportation and shipping workers, and production and manufacturing workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Rosharon who work in office and administrative support (10.22%), food service (7.92%), and architecture and engineering (7.15%).
Of important note, Rosharon is also a town of artists. Rosharon has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape Rosharon’s character.
Residents will find that the town is relatively quiet. This is because it is not over-populated, and it has fewer college students, renters, and young children - all of whom can be noisy at times. So, if you're looking for a relatively peaceful place to live, Rosharon is worth considering.
In Rosharon, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 38.47 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.
Rosharon is a small town, and as is often the case with smaller towns, the population isn't large or dense enough to support much in the way of a public transportation system. In fact, there are many rural roads around Rosharon, which makes walking or biking to and from work a bit difficult. This makes for a very car-oriented town: 1.00% of residents commute to work by private automobile, and people often drive out of town for work, shopping, and other activities.
As is often the case in a small town, Rosharon doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.
In terms of college education, Rosharon ranks among the least educated cities in the nation, as only 4.99% of people over 25 have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Rosharon in 2010 was $18,494, which is lower middle income relative to Texas and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $73,976 for a family of four. However, Rosharon contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Rosharon is an extremely ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Rosharon home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Rosharon residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Rosharon also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 34.33% of the town’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Rosharon include Irish, French , Czech, and Scots-Irish.
The most common language spoken in Rosharon is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and African languages.