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 real estate is some of the most expensive in Texas, although Rosharon house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Rosharon is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 42.02% of the Rosharon workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 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.
The town is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, Rosharon has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Rosharon a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
One downside of living in Rosharon is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Rosharon, the average commute to work is 38.47 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.
Rosharon is a very car-oriented town. 100.00% of residents commute to work in a private automobile rather than by other means, such as public transit, bicycling, or walking. This is because Rosharon is a small town , and most people who live here have to drive out of town for work, and the town population is not large nor dense enough to support an extensive public transportation system. Rosharon has a lot of rural roads, and houses can be far apart. Many residents drive out of town for regular shopping trips as well.
Rosharon is a small town, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.
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 German, Irish and French.
The most common language spoken in Rosharon is English. Some people also speak Spanish.
|NUMBER OF HOMES AND APARTMENTS||561|
|ROSHARON HOME OWNERSHIP|
|% OWNER OCCUPIED||71.84%|
|% RENTER OCCUPIED||28.16%|
|TYPE OF ROSHARON HOMES|
|SINGLE FAMILY DETACHED||47.88%|
|ROWHOUSES AND ATTACHED HOMES||2.04%|
|SMALL APARTMENT BUILDINGS||0.00%|
|COMPLEXES OR HIGH RISE APARTMENTS||0.00%|
|SIZE OF ROSHARON HOMES|
|5 OR MORE BEDROOMS||4.55%|
|AGE OF ROSHARON HOMES|
|NEWER HOMES (2000 OR LATER)||37.36%|
|ESTABLISHED, BUT NOT OLD HOMES (1970-1999)||39.25%|
|WELL-ESTABLISHED, OLD HOMES (1940-1969)||10.99%|
|HISTORIC (1939 OR BEFORE)||12.40%|
|ROSHARON REAL ESTATE INFORMATION||DETAILS|
|MEDIAN HOME VALUE||$181,044|
|MEDIAN RENTAL PRICE||$907|
|HOME VALUE RANGE|
|$0 - $66,000||29.53%|
|$66,001 - $132,000||20.35%|
|$132,001 - $264,000||34.74%|
|$264,001 - $396,000||12.66%|
|$396,001 - $528,000||2.73%|
|$528,001 - $660,000||0.00%|
|$660,001 - $990,000||0.00%|
|$990,001 - $1,321,000||0.00%|
|PEOPLE OF ROSHARON||DETAILS|
|UNDER 5 YEARS||11.75%|
|5 TO 17||15.41%|
|18 TO 24||12.94%|
|25 TO 34||10.00%|
|35 TO 54||31.34%|
|55 TO 64||11.91%|
|65 YEARS AND OVER||6.65%|
|EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT OF ADULTS|
|HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATES||70.40%|
|MEDIAN HOUSEHOLD INCOME||$47,298|
|PER CAPITA INCOME||$18,494|
|INDIVIDUALS BELOW POVERTY LEVEL||18.43%|
|INDUSTRIES PEOPLE WORK IN||Manufacturing (25.03%)
Professional, scientific, and technical services (21.46%)
Public Service (2.68%)
|BLACK OR AFRICAN AMERICAN||41.86%|
|AMERICAN INDIAN AND ALASKA NATIVE||0.00%|
|NATIVE HAWAIIAN AND OTHER PACIFIC ISLANDERS||0.00%|
|SOME OTHER RACE ALONE||3.76%|
|TWO OR MORE RACES||0.00%|
|HISPANIC OR LATINO (OF ANY RACE)||34.33%|
|ETHNICITIES PRESENT||German (11.75%)
|LANGUAGES SPOKEN||English (77.57%)
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