Rosenberg is a city in the U.S. state of Texas, within Houston–The Woodlands–Sugar Land metropolitan area andFort Bend County. The population was 31,676 at the 2010 census. The community holds the Fort Bend County fair in October. Rosenberg sits adjacent to the city of Richmond, TX. The municipal limits of the two cities border one another, and the two share the same area code.
Location of Rosenberg, Texas
|Coordinates: 29°33′9″N 95°48′18″W|
Rosenberg is named after Henry Rosenberg who migrated from Switzerland to the United States in 1843. He was the first president of the Gulf, Colorado & Santa Fe Railroad.
Rosenberg is located at (29.552388, -95.804899).
According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 21.3 square miles (55 km2), of which 21.2 square miles (55 km2) is land and 0.05% is water.
Fort Bend County Libraries operates the George Memorial Library, the main library, in Richmond. The main library was originally located in Rosenberg, near the Polly Ryon hospital. The library moved to Richmond in 1986. The library underwent extensive renovations in 2013 and reopened with new technology, media rooms, and room design.
Fort Bend County operates the Bud O'Shieles Community Center in Rosenberg. The two acre center includes an auditorium, meeting centers, and centers for elderly people.