Rosharon is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Rosharon Census Designated Place.
It is a populated place located in Brazoria County at latitude 29.3522 and longitude -95.4602. Brazoria County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 49 feet.
The formal boundaries for the Rosharon Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 3.21 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Rosharon: Masterson Switch.Photos of the local Rosharon, TX area
Also See: Rosharon, TX ZIP Codes and ZIP Code Maps
|Population in Households||1,145|
|Population in Familes||1,032|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Average Household Size||3.23|
|Average Family Size||4|
|Total Housing Units||415 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||312 (75.2%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||42 (10.1%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||61 (14.7%)|
|Median Home Value||$133,537|
|Average Home Value||$185,224|
|Median Household Income||$60,573|
|Average Household Income||$76,301|
|Per Capita Income||$24,146|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||4.85%|
|Per Capita Income||2.71%|
The table below compares Rosharon to the other 1,752 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Texas by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 929||47th|
|Population Density1||# 1317||25th|
|Diversity Index2||# 63||97th|
|Median Household Income||# 318||82nd|
|Per Capita Income||# 611||65th|
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