Runaway Bay, Wise County, Texas

Runaway Bay is a city in Wise County, Texas. As of the 2014 census, the city population was 1,381. According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 2.31 square miles. An elevation is 910 feet (277.36 m) above sea level. The population density was 599 people per square mile. The median age was 50.3 years (Texas state median age was 34.4 years). For every 100 females there were 105 males.
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Description of the Population
Population (Year: 2014)
1,381 residents
Population Change
+25.1% since 2000 year
Residents Median Age
50.3 years (State: 34.4)
Below the Poverty Line
4.6% (Year: 2015)
Population Males
707 residents
Population Females
674 residents
Population Rural
100% of residents
Foreign Born Residents
2.5% Latin America, 0.4% Europe
Unemployment (Year: 2015)
4.5% (State: 4.4%)

Elections Results Data


    English Language Proficiency by Native Speakers


      Runaway Bay Marital Status Data (Over 15 Years Old)


        Runaway Bay Residents Living Below the Poverty Line (According to 2015)


          Year of Entry for the Foreign-born Runaway Bay Residents


            Countries for the Foreign-Born Residents

              Financial Information
              Median Sale for Vacant Units (Year: 2015)
              Median Home Value (Year: 2015)
              $176,141 (State: $152,000)
              Changes in Home Value
              +$76,441 since 2000 year
              Median Gross Rent (Year: 2015)
              Median Contract Rent Range (Year: 2015)
              $463 – $706
              Median Rent for Vacant Units (Year: 2015)
              Cost of Living Index (Date: February 2016)
              81 (USA: 100)
              Property Taxes with Mortgage (Year: 2015)
              $3,156 (1.80%)
              Property Taxes without Mortgage (Year: 2015)
              $2,880 (1.70%)
              Median Household Income (Year: 2015)
              $83,965 (State: $55,653)
              Changes in Household Income
              +$33,170 since 2000 year
              Median Per Capita Income (Year: 2015)
              Changes in Per Capita Income
              +$13,923 since 2000 year
              Education Data (by Residents, Schools, Colleges)

              Education attainment (25+ years residents)


                Males 25 Years and Older


                  Females 25 Years and Older


                    Nearest Colleges & Universities

                    • Weatherford College
                      about 31 miles
                      Weatherford, TX
                      Full-time enrollment: 4,080
                    • University of North Texas
                      about 43 miles
                      Denton, TX
                      FT enrollment: 31,694
                    • Tarrant County College District
                      about 44 miles
                      Fort Worth, TX
                      FT enrollment: 33,775
                    • Texas Woman’s University
                      about 44 miles
                      Denton, TX
                      FT enrollment: 11,837
                    • Texas Christian University
                      about 44 miles
                      Fort Worth, TX
                      FT enrollment: 9,131
                    • North Central Texas College
                      about 52 miles
                      Gainesville, TX
                      FT enrollment: 6,550
                    • DeVry University-Texas
                      about 53 miles
                      Irving, TX
                      FT enrollment: 4,098
                    Runaway Bay Police Department
                    Full-time Employees (Year: 2015)
                    4 policemen
                    Full-time Law Enforcement Officers
                    4 policemen
                    Officers per 1,000 Residents
                    2.85 policemen (State: 2.09)
                    Labor Market Description

                    Unemployment Rate


                      Male: Employment in Industries (Services)


                        Female: Employment in Industries (Services)


                          Male: Most Common Occupations


                            Female: Most Common Occupations

                              Runaway Bay Infrastructure
                              Grocery Stores in the City
                              6 stores
                              Grocery Stores per 10,000 Citizens
                              1.04 (State: 1.47)
                              Supercenters in the City
                              1 centers
                              Supercenters per 10,000 Citizens
                              0.17 (State: 0.14)
                              Convenience Stores not at Gas Stations
                              5 stores
                              Convenience Stores per 10,000 (no Gas)
                              0.87 (State: 1.11)
                              Convenience Stores at Gas Stations
                              30 stores
                              Convenience Stores per 10,000 (with Gas)
                              5.22 (State: 3.95)
                              Number of Restaurants in the City
                              33 restaurants
                              Restaurants per 10,000 Citizens
                              5.74 (State: 6.13)
                              Number of Houses in the City

                              Hospitals in Runaway Bay

                              • BRIDGEPORT CARE CENTER
                                Nursing Home, about 7 miles away
                                BRIDGEPORT, TX
                              • GOLDEN YEARS RETREAT
                                Nursing Home, about 7 miles away
                                BRIDGEPORT, TX
                              • RGA HOMECARE
                                Home Health Center, about 8 miles away
                                BRIDGEPORT, TX
                              • HOME HEALTH CARE OF NORTH CENTRAL TEXAS INC
                                Home Health Center, about 8 miles away
                                BRIDGEPORT, TX
                              • BRIDGEPORT HOSPITAL
                                Hospital, about 8 miles away
                                BRIDGEPORT, TX
                                Nursing Home, about 9 miles away
                                BRIDGEPORT, TX

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                                Means of Transportation for Getting to Work

                                  Other Information

                                  Runaway Bay by Race (According to 2010)


                                    Crime Rates per 100,000 Residents (According to 2015)


                                      Natural Disasters in Runaway Bay


                                        Air Quality Information

                                          Common Weather Information
                                          Tornadoes Average Activity
                                          111% (Greater then US)
                                          Earthquakes Average Activity
                                          76% (Smaller then US)
                                          Number of Natural Disasters
                                          17 pc. (State: 13 pc.)
                                          Number of Major Disasters
                                          9 pc.
                                          Number of Emergencies Disasters
                                          7 pc.
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                                          ZIP Codes for Runaway Bay: 76426
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