The City of Rockwood had a population of 5,372 as of July 1, 2017.
The primary coordinate point for Rockwood is located at latitude 35.8701 and longitude -84.6749 in Roane County. The formal boundaries for the City of Rockwood (see map below) encompass a land area of 8.05 sq. miles and a water area of 0.02 sq. miles. Roane County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 892 feet.
The City of Rockwood (GNIS ID: 2404642) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Rockwood population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.
|Daytime Population: Workers||2,704|
|Daytime Population: Residents||3,154|
|Total Daytime Population (TDP)||5,858|
|Ratio TDP/Total Population1||1.09|
|Population in Households||5,229|
|Population in Familes||4,045|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||143|
|Median Household Income||$32,147|
|Average Household Income||$43,626|
|Per Capita Income||$18,960|
|Total Housing Units||2,748 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||1,322 (48.1%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||939 (34.2%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||487 (17.7%)|
|Median Home Value||$92,772|
|Average Home Value||$128,974|
|Average Household Size||2.31|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||2.13%|
|Per Capita Income||3.03%|
The table below compares Rockwood to the other 427 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Tennessee by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 101||77th|
|Population Density||# 154||64th|
|Diversity Index||# 174||59th|
|Median Household Income||# 358||16th|
|Per Capita Income||# 332||22nd|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Tennessee Census Data Comparison Tool.