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grade C
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  1. Public Schools
    grade C
  2. Crime & Safety
    grade A
  3. Housing
    grade C+
  4. Nightlife
    grade C
  5. Good for Families
    grade C+
  6. Diversity
    grade C
  7. Jobs
    grade C minus
  8. Weather
    grade A minus
  9. Cost of Living
    grade A
  10. Health & Fitness
    grade D+
  11. Outdoor Activities
    grade D
  12. Commute
    grade B

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Santa Rosa is a suburb of Brownsville with a population of 2,784. Santa Rosa is in Cameron County. Living in Santa Rosa offers residents a rural feel and most residents own their homes. Many families live in Santa Rosa and residents tend to be liberal.

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About Santa Rosa...
Population
2,784

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$39,700
National
$217,500
Median Rent
$635
National
$1,062
Area Feel
Rural
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    34%
  • Own
    66%
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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
grade A
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Assault
    0
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    0
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    0
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    0
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    108.4
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    180.7
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    36.1
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade C
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    14%
  • 10-17 years
    17%
  • 18-24 years
    12%
  • 25-34 years
    10%
  • 35-44 years
    16%
  • 45-54 years
    10%
  • 55-64 years
    12%
  • 65+ years
    9%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    1%
    national  12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    6%
    national  20%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    16%
    national  29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    37%
    national  27%
  • Less than high school diploma
    41%
    national  12%

Working in Santa Rosa

Jobs
grade C minus
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$26,947
National
$62,843

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