rocky mount Demographics
Educational Attainment
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 478 16.2 % 6.6 %
High School Graduate 1,173 39.8 % 32.6 %
Some College 730 24.8 % 24.6 %
Bachelor’s Degree 339 11.5 % 22.5 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 226 7.7 % 13.7 %
High School Graduate or Higher 2,162 73.4 % 87.1 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 454 15.4 % 15.4 %
Age Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 4,794 - -
19 years old and under 830 17.3 % 25.6 %
20 to 44 years old 1,721 35.9 % 12.7 %
45 to 64 years old 1,030 21.5 % 12.7 %
65 years old and older 1,213 25.3 % 1.9 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 4,358 96.8 % 84.6 %
Spanish 144 3.2 % 14.3 %
Marital Status
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 469 28.4 % 33.5 %
Married 818 49.5 % 50.5 %
Separated 41 2.5 % 2.6 %
Divorced 326 19.7 % 13.5 %
Census Housing Report
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 2,582 - -
Occupied Housing Units 2,392 92.6 % 87.7 %
Vacant Housing Units 190 7.4 % 12.3 %
1-Unit, Detached 1,685 65.3 % 61.4 %
1-Unit, Attached 49 1.9 % 5.8 %
2-Units 14 0.5 % 3.7 %
3 to 4 Units 264 10.2 % 4.5 %
5 to 9 Units 208 8.1 % 4.8 %
10 to 19 Units 134 5.2 % 4.6 %
20 or More Units 153 5.9 % 8.8 %
Mobile Homes 75 2.9 % 6.3 %
Built 1990 to 1999 131 5.1 % 14.0 %
Built 1980 to 1989 124 4.8 % 13.6 %
Built 1970 to 1979 498 19.3 % 15.5 %
Built 1960 to 1969 318 12.3 % 10.8 %
Built 1940 to 1959 918 35.6 % 15.6 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 302 11.7 % 13.0 %
Electric 1,623 62.9 % 33.5 %
Oil / Kerosene 341 13.2 % 4.4 %
Natural Gas 28 1.1 % 42.3 %
Tank or LP Gas 275 10.7 % 4.1 %
Wood 109 4.2 % 1.8 %
Other Fuel 16 0.6 % 0.4 %
Racial Breakdown
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 3,262 68.5 % 75.5 %
African-American 1,200 25.2 % 13.1 %
Some Other Race 303 6.4 % 4.9 %
Economic Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 24,444 55,775
Median Family Income 47,303 68,260
Median Per Capita Income 21,292 29,979
Weather
  • Chance of Sunshine 51.72 %
  • Temperature 50.03 ℉
  • Rainfall 1.94 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 24.17
    [CDD] 0
Earthquakes
Magnitude Probability
5.0 0.07 %
6.0 0.01 %
7.0 0.00 %
8.0 0.00 %
9.0 0.00 %
Very Low Risk Area
Public Information
Unemployment Information
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