Royse City Rockwall County, Texas

Royse City: City in Rockwall County, Texas, United States

About

Royse City is a city located in the county of Rockwall in the U.S. state of Texas. Its population at the 2010 census was 9,349 and a population density of 223 people per km². After 9 years in 2019 city had an estimated population of 14,702 inhabitants.

The city was created 137 years ago in 1884.

Royse City Quick Facts

Population : 14,702 (2019)
Country : United States of America
State : Texas (United States)
County : Rockwall County
Postal code : 75189
Phone Area Codes : 972
Area : 41.98 km2
Altitude : 554 feet / 169 meters
Establishment : January 01, 1885 (137 years ago)
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 00:07:53 (29th September 2022)
Density : 350 Pop. per km² as of 2019
Population growth : 36.41% (2010-2019)
Royse City locator map
Location of Royse City on Texas map.
Royse City November 2015 13 'Main Street' image
Royse City November 2015 13 'Main Street'
Royse City November 2015 13 'Main Street' image

Geography

Royse City is located at 32°58'30"N 96°19'57"W (32.9751200, -96.3324800).

Royse City map

Demographics

The population of Royse City increased by 36.41% in 9 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 9,349 - census
2011 10,024 6.73% estimation process
2012 10,295 2.63% estimation process
2013 10,597 2.85% estimation process
2014 11,076 4.32% estimation process
2015 11,763 5.84% estimation process
2016 12,449 5.51% estimation process
2017 12,984 4.12% estimation process
2018 13,373 2.91% estimation process
2019 14,702 9.04% estimation process

Demographic Facts

Estimated population as of July 1, 2019 : 5,794
Based on demographic estimates as of April 1, 2010 : 5,953
Based on demographic estimates as of 1 April 2010 : -2.7%
April 1, 2020 Population : 5,763
April 1, 2010 Population : 5,951
People under 5 years old, percentage : 7.9%
People under 18 years old, percentage : 24.7%
People over 65 (%) : 16.3%
Female persons, % : 51.0%
White only, percent : 87.7%
Black or African American alone, percent : 7.3%
American Indian and Alaska Native only, % : 0.2%
Asians alone % : 0.9%
Only Native Hawaiians and Other Pacific Islanders, % : 0.0%
% of people who have participated in two or more races : 3.1%
% of Hispanic or Latino : 6.6%
White people, not Hispanic or Latino people, make up the majority of the population. : 84.9%
2015-2019 Veterans : 352
Percentage of foreign-born people, 2015-2019 : 2.0%
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 47.6%

Royse City zip code is 75189. County name: Rockwall, County fips: 48397

Economic Facts

Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 47.6%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $72,100
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $980
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $448
2015-2019 median gross rent : $720
2015-2019 Households : 2,418
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 2.40
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 84.4%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 3.4%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 81.1%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 75.6%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 89.8%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 13.1%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 11.1%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 5.6%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 63.4%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 56.1%
Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) : 3,880
Total receipts/revenue for health care and social assistance in 2012 ($1,000) : 1,847
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 17,374
2012 total retail sales per capita : $2,932
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 26.7
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $42,754
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $22,134
Percentage of people living in poverty : 18.2%
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 340
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 269
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 51
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : F
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 327
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : F
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 311
2010 population per square mile : 5,423.1
2010 land area in square miles : 1.10

People born in Royse City (3)

People born in Royse City, including singer Glen Payne, baseball player Gus Ketchum, Baseball Player Taylor Hearn, .

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Schools in Royse City

College & universities near Royse City, TX

Code Name City ZIP
483559 Bella Cosmetology College Greenville (TX) 75402
228486 Southwestern Christian College Terrell (TX) 75160-4812
431284 International Beauty College Garland (TX) 75040-3294
222628 Amberton University Garland (TX) 75041-5595
455327 Hands on Therapy Mesquite (TX) 75149

Stations (7)

Amtrak & bus stations near Royse City, TX

Code Name Address Type
MSQ Mesquite, TX 1331 Highway 80 East \r\n1331 Highway 80 East \r\n BUS
DAG Dallas, TX 205 South Lamar Street BUS
DAL Union Station 400 South Houston St. RAIL
MIN Mineola 115 East Front St. RAIL
FTW Fort Worth Central Station 1001 Jones Street RAIL

Other cities in Rockwall County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Rockwall County , TX.

City Name Population Title
Rockwall 47,415 City in Texas, USA
Fate 17,434 City in Rockwall County, Texas, United States
Heath 9,718 City in Texas, USA
McLendon-Chisholm 3,815 City in Rockwall County, Texas, United States
Mobile City 210 City in Rockwall County, Texas, United States

Distance to Other Cities

Royse City distances to largest Texas cities