Rice is located in east Texas. Rice is between the Navarro, Ellis county. Rice has 2.67 square miles of land area and 0.08 square miles of water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Rice population is 1,072, which has grown 34.34% since 2000. The population growth rate is much higher than the state average rate of 25.13% and is much higher than the national average rate of 11.61%. Rice median household income is $42,656 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 33.82% since 2000. The income growth rate is higher than the state average rate of 31.68% and is higher than the national average rate of 27.36%. Rice median house value is $52,200 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 6.10% since 2000. The house value growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 59.27% and is much lower than the national average rate of 46.91%. As a reference, the national Consumer Price Index (CPI) inflation rate for the same period is 26.63%. On average, the public school district that covers Rice is close to the state average in quality. The Rice area code is 903.