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Demographics Analysis

The people of Rising Star Town, Texas give the community character. This place is unique because of factors such as population size / density, ethnic background, ratio of males to females, and average age.

Population By Sex By Age
(Rising Star Town, Texas)

Male:

Under 5 years : 12

5 to 9 years : 14

10 to 14 years : 41

15 to 17 years : 21

18 and 19 years : 4

20 years : 0

21 years : 0

22 to 24 years : 14

25 to 29 years : 18

30 to 34 years : 26

35 to 39 years : 12

40 to 44 years : 13

45 to 49 years : 27

50 to 54 years : 43

55 to 59 years : 18

60 and 61 years : 16

62 to 64 years : 10

65 and 66 years : 11

67 to 69 years : 0

70 to 74 years : 24

75 to 79 years : 33

80 to 84 years : 25

85 years and over : 16

Female:

Under 5 years : 47

5 to 9 years : 26

10 to 14 years : 19

15 to 17 years : 15

18 and 19 years : 0

20 years : 11

21 years : 4

22 to 24 years : 5

25 to 29 years : 9

30 to 34 years : 10

35 to 39 years : 28

40 to 44 years : 3

45 to 49 years : 24

50 to 54 years : 37

55 to 59 years : 25

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 17

65 and 66 years : 16

67 to 69 years : 25

70 to 74 years : 35

75 to 79 years : 45

80 to 84 years : 20

85 years and over : 78


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Rising Star Town, Texas)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 374

Multiple ancestry : 200

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 29

Ancestry not reported : 294


(updated 2009)



Population By Citizen Status In The United States
(Rising Star Town, Texas)

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 885

U.S. citizen, born in Puerto Rico or U.S. Island Areas : 0

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 9

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 3

Not a U.S. citizen : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Rising Star Town, Texas)

Total:

Under 5 years : 59

5 to 17 years : 136

18 to 24 years : 38

25 to 34 years : 63

35 to 44 years : 56

45 to 54 years : 131

55 to 59 years : 43

60 and 61 years : 16

62 to 64 years : 27

65 to 74 years : 111

75 years and over : 217

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 59

5 to 17 years : 116

18 to 24 years : 38

25 to 34 years : 41

35 to 44 years : 34

45 to 54 years : 109

55 to 59 years : 38

60 and 61 years : 8

62 to 64 years : 27

65 to 74 years : 78

75 years and over : 208

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 20

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 22

35 to 44 years : 13

45 to 54 years : 19

55 to 59 years : 5

60 and 61 years : 8

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 33

75 years and over : 9

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 9

45 to 54 years : 0

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 0

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 3

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Rising Star Town, Texas)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 332

Female : 424

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 54

Female : 75

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 9

Female : 0

Foreign born:

Male : 3

Female : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Rising Star Town, Texas)

Born in state of residence : 746

Born in other state in the United States : 113

Native: born outside the United States : 9

Foreign born : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Marital Status
(Rising Star Town, Texas)

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 91

Now married, except separated : 280

Divorced : 35

Separated : 31

Widowed : 180

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 29

Now married, except separated : 44

Divorced : 9

Separated : 0

Widowed : 27

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 9

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 3

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0


(updated 2009)



Language Spoken At Home By Ability To Speak English (Population Of 5 Years and Older)
(Rising Star Town, Texas)

Speak only English : 821

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 12

Speak English less than "very well" : 5


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Rising Star Town, Texas

  • Other Groups: 141   (23.2%)
  • Irish: 114   (18.7%)
  • United States Or American: 102   (16.7%)
  • English: 81   (13.3%)
  • German: 75   (12.3%)
  • French (except Basque): 35   (5.7%)
  • Dutch: 23   (3.8%)
  • Italian: 13   (2.1%)
  • Scotch-irish: 10   (1.6%)
  • British: 7   (1.1%)
  • West Indian (excluding Hispanic Groups): 4   (0.7%)
  • Czech: 2   (0.3%)
  • Polish: 2   (0.3%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Rising Star Town, Texas is 897



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Rising Star Town, Texas: 398
Female Population in Rising Star Town, Texas: 499


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Rising Star Town, Texas: 47.9
Median Female Resident Age in Rising Star Town, Texas: 59.0


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Texas is 34


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Rising Star Town, Texas


White


Both sexes

45.9

Male

42.2

Female

48.2

Black or African American


Both sexes

13.5

Male

10.5

Female

16.5

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

72.5

Male

72.5

Female

62.5

Asian


Both sexes

27.5

Male

27.0

Female

27.5

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

22.5

Male

23.5

Female

22.5

Two or More Races


Both sexes

19.0

Male

10.5

Female

27.5

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

16.5

Male

14.5

Female

19.5

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

48.2

Male

46.5

Female

49.4


(updated 2010)



Races in Rising Star Town, Texas


  • White: 868
  • African American: 3
  • American Indian: 0
  • Asian: 0
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 12
  • Two or More Races: 14



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

The amount of education a person receives can deeply affect their lives. The amount of education Rising Star Town, Texas citizens receive, averaged as group, may also affect the community.

Education Level of Population 25 Years and Over in Rising Star Town, Texas

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 6   (2.27%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 7   (2.65%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 19   (7.2%)
  • 9th Grade: 6   (2.27%)
  • 10th Grade: 16   (6.06%)
  • 11th Grade: 19   (7.2%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 17   (6.44%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 88   (33.33%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 9   (3.41%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 37   (14.02%)
  • Associate Degree: 0   (0%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 26   (9.85%)
  • Master's Degree: 7   (2.65%)
  • Professional School Degree: 7   (2.65%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 10   (3.18%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 2   (0.64%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 7   (2.23%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 25   (7.96%)
  • 9th Grade: 16   (5.1%)
  • 10th Grade: 11   (3.5%)
  • 11th Grade: 19   (6.05%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 9   (2.87%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 106   (33.76%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 24   (7.64%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 28   (8.92%)
  • Associate Degree: 21   (6.69%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 24   (7.64%)
  • Master's Degree: 12   (3.82%)
  • Professional School Degree: 0   (0%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)


(updated 2010)





Largest School Agency's In Rising Star Town, Texas

  • Rising Star Isd


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: P O Box 37, Rising Star, TX 76471, Phone: (254) 643-2717, Students: 257 )

Largest Elementary & Middle Schools (Public) In Rising Star Town, Texas

  • Rising Star El


    ( Grades: K-6, Location: P O Box 37, Rising Star, TX 76471, Phone: (254) 643-2431, Students: 132 )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Rising Star Town, Texas

  • Rising Star H S


    ( Grades: 7-12, Location: P O Box 37, Rising Star, TX 76471, Phone: (254) 643-3521, Students: 125 )



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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to Rising Star Town, Texas affect how people live their lives. Natural features such as oceans, mountains, lakes, plains, and deserts all make a difference in the lives of individuals. The types of housing, heating fuels, and transportation infrastructure are largely influenced by the geography of Rising Star Town, Texas.

Area Features of Rising Star Town, Texas


Building


(1) Rising Star City Hall   (2) Rising Star Fire Fighters Association   (3) Rising Star Police Department  

Cemetery


(1) Elm Cemetery   (2) Haskell Cemetery   (3) Liberty Cemetery   (4) Pioneer Cemetery   (5) Sabanno Cemetery   (6) Salt Tank Cemetery   (7) Wayside Cemetery  

Church


(1) Mountain Top Church   (2) Union Church  

Civil


(1) Rising Star Division   (2) Town Of Rising Star  

Dam


(1) Lakewood Reservoir Dam   (2) Shults Lake Dam   (3) Soil Conservation Service Site 1 Dam  

Populated Place


(1) Branton   (2) Chuckville   (3) Mountain Top   (4) Nimrod   (5) Okra   (6) Pioneer   (7) Rising Star   (8) Romney   (9) Sabanno   (10) Union Center  

Post Office


(1) Rising Star Post Office  

Reservoir


(1) Phil-pe-co Lake   (2) Shults Lake   (3) Soil Conservation Service Site 1 Reservoir  

Stream


(1) Keys Branch   (2) Yellow Branch  

Summit


(1) Coyote Peak  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Rising Star Town, Texas

76471 (pop. 1,703)


Cities Nearby Rising Star Town, Texas

Rising Star Ccd, TX  (pop. 2,051) 3.9 Miles
May Ccd, TX  (pop. 2,190) 8.6 Miles
Cross Plains Town, TX  (pop. 856) 11.8 Miles
Carbon Town, TX  (pop. 384) 14.5 Miles
Cross Plains Ccd, TX  (pop. 1,780) 16.0 Miles
Gorman Ccd, TX  (pop. 2,532) 16.7 Miles
Gorman City, TX  (pop. 1,202) 19.0 Miles
Cisco City, TX  (pop. 3,756) 20.0 Miles
Lake Brownwood Cdp, TX  (pop. 1,815) 20.3 Miles
Cisco Ccd, TX  (pop. 4,686) 20.3 Miles



Area Code(s) in Rising Star Town, Texas

254



Elevation in Rising Star Town, Texas is 1,647.0 ft. (502.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Rising Star Town, Texas

Lat: 32.096260 N        Long: -98.966074 W



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Economic Analysis

People and the communities they live in depend on money. The people of Rising Star Town, Texas need food, shelter, clothing, and medical care. Business formation and job creation are essential to this community. Money sustains infrastructure such as roads and airports as well as human resources including fire rescue and police protection.

Energy Costs In Texas

    Residential
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Commercial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Industrial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Other
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Transportation
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Total
(cents per
kilowatthour)
1990              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.20 6.17 4.03 6.25 0.00 5.78
  Total Electric Industry 7.20 6.17 4.03 6.25 0.00 5.78
1991              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.57 6.58 4.15 6.20 0.00 6.06
  Total Electric Industry 7.57 6.58 4.15 6.20 0.00 6.06
1992              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.74 6.73 4.20 6.34 0.00 6.16
  Total Electric Industry 7.74 6.73 4.20 6.34 0.00 6.16
1993              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 8.00 6.94 4.32 6.68 0.00 6.39
  Total Electric Industry 8.00 6.94 4.32 6.68 0.00 6.39
1994              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 8.08 7.04 4.27 6.79 0.00 6.42
  Total Electric Industry 8.08 7.04 4.27 6.79 0.00 6.42
1995              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.71 6.64 3.98 6.44 0.00 6.10
  Total Electric Industry 7.71 6.64 3.98 6.44 0.00 6.10
1996              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.77 6.71 4.03 6.44 0.00 6.16
  Total Electric Industry 7.77 6.71 4.03 6.44 0.00 6.16
1997              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.82 6.74 4.05 6.45 0.00 6.17
  Total Electric Industry 7.82 6.74 4.05 6.45 0.00 6.17
1998              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.65 6.57 3.94 6.40 0.00 6.07
  Total Electric Industry 7.65 6.57 3.94 6.40 0.00 6.07
1999              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.55 6.52 3.97 6.36 0.00 6.04
  Total Electric Industry 7.55 6.52 3.97 6.36 0.00 6.04
2000              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.96 6.88 4.42 6.77 0.00 6.49
  Total Electric Industry 7.96 6.88 4.42 6.77 0.00 6.49
2001              
  Delivery-Only Service 3.68 1.59 0.93 6.53 0.00 1.56
  Energy-Only Providers 5.86 7.35 0.00 401.22 0.00 4.74
  Full-Service Providers 8.86 7.74 5.29 7.52 0.00 7.39
  Total Electric Industry 8.86 7.74 5.27 7.56 0.00 7.38
2002              
  Full-Service Providers 8.05 6.95 4.66 6.55 0.00 6.62
  Total Electric Industry 8.05 6.95 4.66 6.55 0.00 6.62
2003              
  Full-Service Providers 9.16 7.84 5.27 0.00 6.62 7.50
  Total Electric Industry 9.16 7.84 5.27 0.00 6.62 7.50
2004              
  Full-Service Providers 9.73 7.90 5.87 0.00 7.02 7.95
  Total Electric Industry 9.73 7.90 5.87 0.00 7.02 7.95
2005              
  Full-Service Providers 10.93 8.85 7.14 0.00 8.45 9.14
  Total Electric Industry 10.93 8.85 7.14 0.00 8.45 9.14
2006              
  Full-Service Providers 12.86 9.85 7.82 0.00 8.42 10.34
  Total Electric Industry 12.86 9.85 7.82 0.00 8.42 10.34

(updated 2006)



Time Leaving to Work in Rising Star Town, Texas

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 10   (3.1%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 20   (6.3%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 13   (4.1%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 32   (10.0%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 27   (8.4%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 43   (13.4%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 53   (16.6%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 44   (13.8%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 10   (3.1%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 18   (5.6%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 4   (1.3%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 2   (0.6%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 29   (9.1%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 15   (4.7%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Rising Star Town, Texas)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 150

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 22

In 3-person carpool : 0

In 4-person carpool : 9

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 18

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 0

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 0

Streetcar or trolley car (carro publico in Puerto Rico) : 0

Subway or elevated : 0

Railroad : 0

Ferryboat : 0

Taxicab : 0

Motorcycle : 0

Bicycle : 0

Walked : 3

Other means : 0

Worked at home : 17


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Rising Star Town, Texas)

Less than 5 minutes : 4

5 to 9 minutes : 49

10 to 14 minutes : 20

15 to 19 minutes : 3

20 to 24 minutes : 5

25 to 29 minutes : 0

30 to 34 minutes : 50

35 to 39 minutes : 0

40 to 44 minutes : 12

45 to 59 minutes : 25

60 to 89 minutes : 17

90 or more minutes : 17


(updated 2009)



Social Security Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Rising Star Town, Texas)

With Social Security income : 182

No Social Security income : 166


(updated 2009)



Retirement Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Rising Star Town, Texas)

With retirement income : 30

No retirement income : 318


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Rising Star Town, Texas)

Less than $10,000 : 16

$10,000 to $14,999 : 14

$15,000 to $19,999 : 19

$20,000 to $24,999 : 8

$25,000 to $29,999 : 32

$30,000 to $34,999 : 18

$35,000 to $39,999 : 13

$40,000 to $44,999 : 8

$45,000 to $49,999 : 8

$50,000 to $59,999 : 13

$60,000 to $74,999 : 33

$75,000 to $99,999 : 7

$100,000 to $124,999 : 11

$125,000 to $149,999 : 4

$150,000 to $199,999 : 0

$200,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Median Family Income (Annual)
(Rising Star Town, Texas)

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $33,611


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Rising Star Town, Texas

  • KCOM (1550 AM; 0.25 kW; Comanche, TX; Owner: Ccr-stephenville Iii, Llc)
  • KEAS (1590 AM; 0.5 kW; Eastland, TX; Owner: Partnership Broadcasting, Inc.)

FM Radio Stations Near Rising Star Town, Texas

  • KBWM (100.1 FM; Eastland, TX; Owner: Km Communications, Inc.)
  • NEW (88.9 FM; Cisco, TX; Owner: Templo Piedra Angular)
  • KPBE (89.3 FM; Blanket, TX; Owner: Paulino Bernal Evangelism)
  • KYOX (94.3 FM; Comanche, TX; Owner: Ccr-stephenville Iii, Llc)
  • NEW (96.5 FM; Putnam, TX; Owner: Benavides, Gerald)
  • KATX (97.7 FM; Eastland, TX; Owner: Partnership Broadcasting, Inc.)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Rising Star Town, Texas

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 44  (24.9%)
  • Service Occupations: 24  (13.6%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 16  (9.0%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 11  (6.2%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 38  (21.5%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 34  (22.1%)
  • Service Occupations: 58  (37.7%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 49  (31.8%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 0  (0.0%)


(updated 2010)





There are 184 Farms In Rising Star Town, Texas


(updated 2008)



Banks In Rising Star Town, Texas

First Financial Bank, National Association - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $5.4m
    Industry Specialization: All Other > $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 241

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Rising Star Town, Texas

  • Brownwood Regional


    (about 20.8 miles in Brownwood, Texas; Airport Code: BWD)

  • Eastland Municipal


    (about 23.6 miles in Eastland, Texas; Airport Code: ETN)

  • Comanche County-City


    (about 24.8 miles in Comanche, Texas; Airport Code: RQY)

  • Coleman Municipal


    (about 31.1 miles in Coleman, Texas; Airport Code: COM)

  • Abilene Regional


    (about 47.0 miles in Abilene, Texas; Airport Code: ABI)

  • Dyess AFB


    (about 56.6 miles in Tye, Texas; Airport Code: DYS)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Rising Star Town, Texas

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

65.64%

Carpooled

26.07%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.0%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.61%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.0%

Motorcycle

0.0%

Bicycle

0.0%

Walked

5.21%

Other Means

0.61%

Worked At Home

1.84%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

Everyone needs shelter in rented housing or individually owned homes. Each community, including Rising Star Town, Texas, is different from the rest based on overall architecture, appearance, occupancy, average housing square footage, average home value, and average home age.





(updated 2010)



Household Type
(Rising Star Town, Texas)

Family households:

Married-couple family : 161

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 19

Female householder, no husband present : 24

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 141

Householder not living alone : 3


(updated 2009)



Unmarried-Partner Households By Sex Of Partner
(Rising Star Town, Texas)

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 0

All other households : 348


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Rising Star Town, Texas)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 140

Renter-occupied housing units : 21

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 19

Renter-occupied housing units : 0

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 13

Renter-occupied housing units : 11

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 78

Renter-occupied housing units : 66


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Rising Star Town, Texas)

Less than $10,000 : 56

$10,000 to $14,999 : 61

$15,000 to $19,999 : 23

$20,000 to $24,999 : 28

$25,000 to $29,999 : 28

$30,000 to $34,999 : 28

$35,000 to $39,999 : 13

$40,000 to $44,999 : 8

$45,000 to $49,999 : 19

$50,000 to $59,999 : 13

$60,000 to $74,999 : 37

$75,000 to $99,999 : 7

$100,000 to $124,999 : 18

$125,000 to $149,999 : 4

$150,000 to $199,999 : 0

$200,000 or more : 5


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Rising Star Town, Texas)

Total : 496


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Rising Star Town, Texas)

Occupied : 348

Vacant : 148


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Rising Star Town, Texas)

Median number of rooms : 5


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Rising Star Town, Texas)

Built 2005 or later : 3

Built 2000 to 2004 : 13

Built 1990 to 1999 : 43

Built 1980 to 1989 : 53

Built 1970 to 1979 : 35

Built 1960 to 1969 : 83

Built 1950 to 1959 : 92

Built 1940 to 1949 : 75

Built 1939 or earlier : 99


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Rising Star Town, Texas)

Utility gas : 176

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 7

Electricity : 165

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 0

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 0

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 0

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Rising Star Town, Texas)

Less than $10,000 : 37

$10,000 to $14,999 : 25

$15,000 to $19,999 : 18

$20,000 to $24,999 : 3

$25,000 to $29,999 : 22

$30,000 to $34,999 : 6

$35,000 to $39,999 : 5

$40,000 to $49,999 : 23

$50,000 to $59,999 : 4

$60,000 to $69,999 : 25

$70,000 to $79,999 : 7

$80,000 to $89,999 : 19

$90,000 to $99,999 : 28

$100,000 to $124,999 : 5

$125,000 to $149,999 : 0

$150,000 to $174,999 : 3

$175,000 to $199,999 : 20

$200,000 to $249,999 : 0

$250,000 to $299,999 : 0

$300,000 to $399,999 : 0

$400,000 to $499,999 : 0

$500,000 to $749,999 : 0

$750,000 to $999,999 : 0

$1,000,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Rising Star Town, Texas)

Housing units with a mortgage, contract to purchase, or similar debt:

With either a second mortgage or home equity loan, but not both:

Second mortgage only : 0

Home equity loan only : 0

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 91

Housing units without a mortgage : 159


(updated 2009)



Median Value By Year Structure Built
(Rising Star Town, Texas)

Built 2005 or later :

Built 2000 to 2004 :

Built 1990 to 1999 : $94,000

Built 1980 to 1989 : $45,000

Built 1970 to 1979 : $37,500

Built 1960 to 1969 : $72,900

Built 1950 to 1959 : $55,000

Built 1940 to 1949 : $26,700

Built 1939 or earlier : $21,700


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Rising Star Town, Texas: 57.3%

Percentage of Family Households in Texas: 69.9%


(updated 2010)



Population in Group Quarters in Rising Star Town, Texas

Institutionalized population


  • Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities : 100%


(updated 2010)









Median Household Income In 2000 (Rising Star Town, TX): $19,118
Median Household Income In 2000 (Texas): $39,927


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Rising Star Town): $23,400
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Texas): $77,800


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Rising Star Town): $280
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Texas): $574


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Rising Star Town, Texas

Utility Gas: 65.5%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 2.9%
Electricity: 30.4%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 0.6%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 0.6%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.0%
No Fuel Used: 0.0%


(updated 2010)





(updated 2010)





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Government Analysis

People run the government through election of representatives and officials. Local governments are important to provide cohesion between individuals who must share public places. Worthwhile laws need to be debated, passed, and then enforced for a community to remain viable. Communities such as Rising Star Town, Texas are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Rising Star Town, Texas

Breck Home Care Inc


     Address: 1300 Conrad Hilton Avenue, Cisco, Texas 76437
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 8/9/2006

Tri Star Home Care Inc


     Address: 1106 West 6th Street, Cisco, Texas 76437
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 2/22/1996

Comanche Community Health Care


     Address: 108 West Oak Street, Comanche, Texas 76442
     Ownership: Government - State/county
     Certified Date: 9/6/1991

Integracare Of Olney


     Address: 1419 Austin Avenue Suite B, Brownwood, Texas 76801
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 7/29/1997

Cms Health Care Inc


     Address: 2314 Austin Avenue, Brownwood, Texas 76801
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 11/2/1988

Hospitals Close To Rising Star Town, Texas

Eastland Memorial Hospital


     Address: 304 S Daugherty, Eastland, Texas 76448
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District Or Authority

Comanche County Medical Center


     Address: 10201 Hwy 16n, Comanche, Texas 76442
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District Or Authority

Brownwood Regional Medical Center


     Address: 1501 Burnet Dr, Brownwood, Texas 76801
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Proprietary

Coleman County Medical Center


     Address: 310 South Pecos Street, Coleman, Texas 76834
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District Or Authority

Stephens Memorial Hospital


     Address: 200 South Geneva, Breckenridge, Texas 76424
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Local

Nursing Homes Close To Rising Star Town, Texas

Rising Star Nursing Center


     Address: 411 S Miller, Rising Star, Texas 76471
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 33
     Percent Occupied: 54%

Homestead Nursing And Rehabilitation Of Cisco


     Address: 1404 Front St, Cisco, Texas 76437
     Ownership: For Profit - Partnership
     Number of Residents: 38
     Percent Occupied: 45%

Homestead Nursing And Rehabilitation Of Gorman


     Address: 600 W Roosevelt, Gorman, Texas 76454
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 25
     Percent Occupied: 51%

Valley View Healthcare Center


     Address: 700 S Ostrom St, Eastland, Texas 76448
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 46
     Percent Occupied: 45%

Eastland Healthcare Center


     Address: 1405 W Commerce St, Eastland, Texas 76448
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 44
     Percent Occupied: 44%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Rising Star Town, Texas

Name: Comanche Peak
Address: PO Box 1002; Glen Rose, TX 76043
Distance: 68 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Rising Star Town, Texas

    Retired Workers: 330
    Disabled Workers: 60
    Widowers Workers: 70
    Spouses Workers: 45
    Children Workers: 25


(updated 2007)



Eastland County, Texas Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 23.07%
  • Bush & Cheney 76.55%
  • Other 0.37%



(updated 2004)



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Taxes Analysis

Using tax dollars, government officials keep public places in repair, protect citizens, and provide for important services for the benefit of Rising Star Town, Texas citizens.

Relocation to Eastland County, TX

7.47 % of Eastland County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $31,543

Texas Average 8.37 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

Lead counties where tax filers migrated to Eastland County, TX (2005 / 2006) from a different county are as follows:

  • Taylor County , TX 0.80 % ($30,217 AGI )
  • Tarrant County , TX 0.59 % ($42,794 AGI )
  • Erath County , TX 0.40 % ($23,913 AGI )

Relocation away from Eastland County, TX

8.07 % of Eastland County tax filers migrated to different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $26,823

Texas Average 7.44 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

Lead counties where tax filers moved from Eastland County, TX (2005 / 2006) to a different county are as follows:

  • Taylor County , TX 0.81 % ($19,404 AGI )
  • Tarrant County , TX 0.69 % ($26,475 AGI )
  • Erath County , TX 0.52 % ($30,067 AGI )


(updated 2006)



Income Tax Rates in Texas

Low Bracket: (State Income Tax Free)
High Bracket: (State Income Tax Free)


(updated 2008)



Sales Tax Rates in Texas

6.25%


(updated 2008)



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Weather Analysis

The enjoyment of the area in which you live is often affected by the weather. Each individual has a different view on what weather patterns will make them most happy. Some people love the seasons, others enjoy warm temperatures throughout the year while others may love the snow. The weather provided for Rising Star Town, Texas is based on over 50 years of data.























Storms In Rising Star Town, Texas

  Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage
Flooding        
07/02/2007, 12:42 pm 0 0 $2K --
08/08/2005, 11:30 am 0 0 $50K --
         
Hail        
03/30/2007, 10:00 am 0 0 $2K --
05/05/2006, 06:59 pm 0 0 $5K --
06/04/2005, 07:30 pm 0 0 $250K --
10/12/2001, 03:25 pm 0 0 $15K --
06/16/1997, 07:05 pm 0 0 $30K $30K
         
Thunderstorm Wind        
02/09/2001, 12:02 am 0 0 $1K --
06/11/1999, 01:05 am 0 0 $1K --
07/31/1996, 02:15 pm 0 0 $50K --
         





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Crime Analysis

Everyone wants to feel safe. Individuals and families want to remain protected from violent or property crime. The crime data should not be totally relied upon when making a decision on where to live. If you are concerned, visit Rising Star Town, Texas directly or research local government web sites.

Crime in Rising Star Town, Texas

Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murder 0 0 0 n/a n/a 0 0 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a
    per 100,000 0 0 0 n/a n/a 0 0 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a
Rape 0 1 0 n/a n/a 0 0 0 3 0 0 n/a n/a
    per 100,000 0 115 0 n/a n/a 0 0 0 363 0 0 n/a n/a
Robbery 0 0 0 n/a n/a 0 0 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a
    per 100,000 0 0 0 n/a n/a 0 0 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a
Assault 1 1 0 n/a n/a 2 1 3 1 0 0 n/a n/a
    per 100,000 117 115 0 n/a n/a 231 120 358 121 0 0 n/a n/a
Burglary 7 5 4 n/a n/a 6 0 0 0 1 0 n/a n/a
    per 100,000 820 573 475 n/a n/a 693 0 0 0 122 0 n/a n/a
Larceny Theft 14 19 2 n/a n/a 0 0 4 0 2 0 n/a n/a
    per 100,000 1,639 2,179 238 n/a n/a 0 0 478 0 244 0 n/a n/a
Vehicle Theft 0 2 0 n/a n/a 0 0 2 0 0 0 n/a n/a
    per 100,000 0 229 0 n/a n/a 0 0 239 0 0 0 n/a n/a
Arson 0 0 1 n/a n/a 0 0 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a
    per 100,000 0 0 119 n/a n/a 0 0 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a
CityMelt Violent Crime Index
U.S. Average = 40
0 0 0 n/a n/a 0 0 0 1 0 0 n/a n/a
CityMelt Property Crime Index
U.S. Average = 277
5 7 2 n/a n/a 2 0 2 0 0 0 n/a n/a
CityMelt Crime Index
U.S. Average = 158
3 4 0 n/a n/a 1 0 1 0 0 0 n/a n/a


(updated 2013)



Number of Sex Offenders In Texas

2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
46,484 44,336 50,559 52,574 571,050 59,105 67,707 71,124 77,693 81,235


(updated 2014)



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