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Glen Rose City Information
  • Population (year 2000): 2,122
  • Est. population in July 2006: 2,322
  • Males: 997 (47.0%)
  • Females: 1,125 (53.0%)
  • Median resident age: 35.8 years
  • Median household income: $32,500 (year 2005)
  • Median house value: $91,500 (year 2005)
Racial Makeup Of Glen Rose
  • White Non-Hispanic (82.8%)
  • Hispanic (15.3%)
  • Other race (5.5%)
  • Two or more races (1.8%)
  • American Indian (1.3%)
For population 25 years and over in Glen Rose
  • High school or higher: 69.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 15.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.7%
  • Unemployed: 4.3%
  • Mean travel time to work: 20.8 minutes
For population 15 years and over in Glen Rose
  • Never married: 18.8%
  • Now married: 53.2%
  • Separated: 3.3%
  • Widowed: 12.5%
  • Divorced: 12.1%
County Offices
  • County Attorney- Ron Hankins 254-897-2277
  • County Commissioners
    Pct. 1 - Zack Cummins
    Pct. 2 - Denis Ramsay
    Pct. 3 - Lloyd Wirt
    Pct. 4 - James Barnard 254-897-2206
  • County Judge - Walter Maynard 254-897-2322
  • County Tax Assessor/Collector - Barbara Hudson 254-897-2419
  • Citizens Center 254-897-2139, 254-897-4838
  • Economic Development 254-897-2919
  • County Landfill 254-897-3727
  • Sheriff's Office - Roger Hill 254-897-2242
  • Central Appraisal District (CAD) 254-897-4094
  • Expo Center 254-897-4509
  • Fire Hall 254-897-2135
  • Genealogy Library 254-897-9073
Important Phone Numbers
  • Time/Temperature:254-898-TIME
  • Ambulance/Fire: 911
  • Poison Center: 800-POISON1 (800-764-7661)
  • Highway Patrol: 254-897-4130
  • Dept. Of Human Resources: 254-897-2542
  • Dept. Of Public Safety: 254-897-4130
  • Dept. Of Protective Services: 254-897-4830
  • Animal Control: 254-897-3113
  • Texas Youth Hotline:800-210-2278
  • National Responce Center:800-424-8802

Single-family new house construction building permits:

1996: 5 buildings, average cost: $53,700
1997: 10 buildings, average cost: $108,200
1998: 10 buildings, average cost: $100,200
1999: 20 buildings, average cost: $89,800
2000: 6 buildings, average cost: $80,000
2001: 11 buildings, average cost: $81,800
2002: 12 buildings, average cost: $81,800
2003: 50 buildings, average cost: $129,800
2004: 18 buildings, average cost: $131,000
2005: 24 buildings, average cost: $148,500
2006: 70 buildings, average cost: $159,000
2007: 55 buildings, average cost: $170,500

Household income:

Less than $10,000: 121
$10,000 to $14,999: 79
$15,000 to $19,999: 74
$20,000 to $24,999: 66
$25,000 to $29,999: 71
$30,000 to $34,999: 63
$35,000 to $39,999: 54
$40,000 to $44,999: 42
$45,000 to $49,999: 24
$50,000 to $59,999: 79
$60,000 to $74,999: 55
$75,000 to $99,999: 49
$100,000 to $124,999: 26
$125,000 to $149,999: 10
$150,000 to $199,999: 2
$200,000 or more: 4

Hospital/medical center in Glen Rose

  • GLEN ROSE MEDICAL CENTER (1021 HOLDEN STREET BOX 2159) Glen Rose Medical Center/Hospital: Glen Rose has an outstanding state-of-the-art hospital and medical facility. There are four permanent, full-time staff physicians in the clinic, plus a staff of surgeons and specialists exceeding 50 in number. Sixteen acute care beds, 118 long-term care beds, state-of-the-art surgical facilities, helicopter services, and EMT.
Other hospitals/medical centers near Glen Rose:
  • LAKE GRANBURY MEDICAL CENTER (about 14 miles; GRANBURY, TX)
  • WALLS REGIONAL HOSPITAL (about 26 miles; CLEBURNE, TX)
  • HARRIS METHODIST ERATH COUNTY (about 32 miles; STEPHENVILLE, TX)
  • Additional Hospitals
Utilities
  • Electric Providers:
    Texas-New Mexico Power Company; United Cooperative; 254-248-4467
    First Choice Power; 254-707-3015
  • Water Source: Wells
    Sommervell County Water District; 254-897-4141
    Water Maximum Gallons Per Day: 1100000
    Water Peak Load Maximum Gallons Per Day: 916000
  • Sewer Type :Activated sludge treatment type plant
    Sewer Maximum Gallons Per Day: 600000
  • Solid Waste Disposal: Trinity Waste Service (trucked to Ft. Worth)
  • Natural Gas Providers: TXU Gas Company
  • Telephone Providers: Verizon
  • Cooperative Services: United Cooperative Services; 254-897-9439
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Glen Rose Area School System

The Glen Rose are Public School system is known for its' excellence in both student teacher ratio, and productivity and test scores.

Public high schools in Glen Rose:
  • GLEN ROSE H S (Location: 901 STADIUM DR; Grades: 09 - 12)
  • ACE SCHOOL (Location: 900 STADIUM; Grades: 07 - 12)
Public primary/middle schools in Glen Rose:
  • GLEN ROSE EL (Location: 601 STADIUM DR; Grades: PK - 03)
  • GLEN ROSE INT (Location: 201 ALLEN LN; Grades: 04 - 06)
  • GLEN ROSE J H (Location: 805 COLLEGE ST; Grades: 07 - 08)
  • Additional Schools