China Spring Tourism, Texas

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China Spring is an unincorporated community in northwestern McLennan County, Texas, United States. It lies approximately twelve miles northwest of Waco, on Farm-to-Market Road 1637, and is part of the Waco Metropolitan Statistical Area. Settlement of the area began as early as 1860, and the community was founded in 1867. It was named for a spring in a chinaberry grove. A post office was established there in May 1873 with Charles S. Eichelberger as postmaster. By the early 1880s, the community had 200 residents with five steam cotton gins and gristmills, three general stores and a Methodist church. Cotton, corn, and wool were the principal products of the area. Early families in the area included the Worthams, Congers, Garretts, Higginbothams, Talberts, and Eichelbergers. China Spring became the focus of a rural school district in the late 1920s. Two churches, a school, and many houses marked the community on topographic maps of the mid-1970s. The population for the year 2000 was reported at 4,087. By 2010, the population was estimated at 5,151. In 2005, the estimated median household income was $53,900 and the estimated median house/condo was $119,100. Musician Ted Nugent owns a ranch in the area.

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China Spring in United States offers a unique experience to travellers. This city is located in the close proximity of a major city Dallas, United States. Take a short trip from China Spring and set some time aside to explore the Dallas. Dotted with places like Sixth Floor Museum, Dealey Plaza, The Dallas World Aquarium, Dallas Arboretum And Botanical Gardens; it will definitely be a good idea. A holiday in China Spring can generally be of 1-2 days.

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Facts and Stats for China Spring*

  • China Spring: Crime and Safety

    How safe is China Spring for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in China Spring.

    • Burglary and Theft 75 (High)
    • Mugging and Robbery 62.5 (High)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 62.5 (High)
    • Corruption and Bribery 62.5 (High)
    • Car Stealing 50 (Moderate)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 75 (High)
    • Attacks 50 (Moderate)
    • Drug offense 87.5 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 37.5 (Low)
    • Safety walking alone during night 25 (Low)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 50 (Moderate)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 50 (Moderate)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 87.5 (Very High)
  • Living in China Spring - Quality of Life

    • Safety Index 34.9 (Low)
    • Climate Index 78.58 (High)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 5 (Very Low)
    • Health Care Index 100 (Very High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 3.63 (Very Low)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in China Spring

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in China Spring

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.1 USD
    • International Movie per seat 11 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 38.28 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 72 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 37.5 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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