rockaway Demographics
Educational Attainment
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 136 3.4 % 6.7 %
High School Graduate 1,614 39.8 % 32.8 %
Some College 901 22.2 % 24.8 %
Bachelor’s Degree 936 23.1 % 22.1 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 464 11.5 % 13.5 %
High School Graduate or Higher 3,747 92.5 % 86.9 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 1,264 31.2 % 31.2 %
Age Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 6,480 - -
19 years old and under 1,811 27.9 % 25.9 %
20 to 44 years old 1,685 26.0 % 12.8 %
45 to 64 years old 2,203 34.0 % 12.6 %
65 years old and older 781 12.1 % 1.9 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 4,309 80.8 % 84.8 %
Spanish 813 15.2 % 14.1 %
Other Languages 214 0 % 0 %
Marital Status
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 548 23.6 % 33.2 %
Married 1,358 58.4 % 50.6 %
Separated 26 1.1 % 2.6 %
Divorced 393 16.9 % 13.5 %
Census Housing Report
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 2,801 - -
Occupied Housing Units 2,587 92.4 % 87.5 %
Vacant Housing Units 214 7.6 % 12.5 %
1-Unit, Detached 1,812 64.7 % 61.5 %
1-Unit, Attached 91 3.2 % 5.8 %
2-Units 279 10.0 % 3.8 %
3 to 4 Units 127 4.5 % 4.5 %
5 to 9 Units 151 5.4 % 4.9 %
10 to 19 Units 239 8.5 % 4.6 %
20 or More Units 52 1.9 % 8.7 %
Mobile Homes 50 1.8 % 6.3 %
Built 1990 to 1999 190 6.8 % 14.0 %
Built 1980 to 1989 148 5.3 % 13.7 %
Built 1970 to 1979 651 23.2 % 15.7 %
Built 1960 to 1969 151 5.4 % 11.0 %
Built 1940 to 1959 727 26.0 % 15.9 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 841 30.0 % 13.1 %
Electric 117 4.2 % 32.8 %
Oil / Kerosene 915 32.7 % 4.6 %
Natural Gas 1,509 53.9 % 42.5 %
Tank or LP Gas 30 1.1 % 4.2 %
None 16 0.6 % 1.0 %
Racial Breakdown
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 5,474 84.7 % 75.7 %
African-American 438 6.8 % 13.1 %
Asian 476 7.4 % 5.4 %
Some Other Race 78 1.2 % 4.9 %
Economic Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 74,080 53,657
Median Family Income 92,368 65,910
Median Per Capita Income 37,327 28,889
Weather
  • Chance of Sunshine 61.29 %
  • Temperature 76.45 ℉
  • Rainfall 4.32 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 1.73
    [CDD] 3.65
Earthquakes
Magnitude Probability
5.0 0.18 %
6.0 0.04 %
7.0 0.00 %
8.0 0.00 %
9.0 0.00 %
Very Low Risk Area
Public Information
Unemployment Information
Data sourced by HomeFacts.com