On The Horizon 2019 - Page 3

CONTENTS Take a peek into the bright future of Rockwall County’s growing cities... Rockwall Fate Royse City Heath McLendon-Chisholm Page 11 Page 14 Page 19 Page 22 Page 21 BY THE NUMBERS: ROCKWALL COUNTY With 147 square miles, Rockwall County is the smallest county in Texas. From 2000 to 2010, it was the sixth fastest-growing county in the United States, according to the US Census Bureau, growing by 82 percent. By 2017, the county’s population had grown from 78,337 to an estimated 96,788. CITY OF ROCKWALL 44,208 $92,665 POPULATION, 2017 MEDIAN HOUSEHOLD INCOME 37.8 $281,000 MEDIAN AGE IN 2017 MEDIAN HOME VALUE, 2019, +5.6% FROM 2018 4,995 $1,798 NUMBER OF BUSINESSES MEDIAN RENT PRICE, JAN. 2019 ROYSE CITY 12,567 POPULATION, 2017 30.4 Find something fun to do here: Calendar of Events Page 5 $230,600 MEDIAN AGE MEDIAN HOME VALUE, 2019, +11.2% FROM 2018 890 $1,650 NUMBER OF BUSINESSES MEDIAN RENT PRICE, JAN. 2019 FATE 12,090 $102,426 POPULATION IN 2017 31.6 Get inspired by the talents of Rockwall County’s creative residents.... Summer Musicals Mary Melodies Page 7 Page 17 MEDIAN AGE IN 2017 Page 5 Page 5 $256,100 MEDIAN HOME VALUE, 2019, +1.5% FROM 2018 467 $1,798 MEDIAN RENT PRICE, JAN. 2019 HEATH 8,720 POPULATION IN 2017 45.2 MEDIAN AGE IN 2017 959 Editor’s Letter Staff Listing MEDIAN HOUSEHOLD INCOME NUMBER OF BUSINESSES NUMBER OF BUSINESSES Learn more about On the Horizon: 75,683 MEDIAN HOUSEHOLD INCOME $153,253 MEDIAN HOUSEHOLD INCOME $492,000 MEDIAN HOME VALUE, 2019, +7.7% FROM 2018 $2,225 MEDIAN RENT, JAN. 2019 MCLENDON-CHISHOLM 2,983 POPULATION IN 2017 45.9 MEDIAN AGE IN 2017 N/A NUMBER OF BUSINESSES $127,500 MEDIAN HOUSEHOLD INCOME $320,200 MEDIAN HOME VALUE, 2019, +1.5% FROM 2018 $1,861 MEDIAN RENT PRICE, JAN. 2019 SPRING 2019 On the Horizon 3