The City of Rockwood had a population of 5,433 as of July 1, 2016.
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, 2016.
|Population in Households||5,290|
|Population in Familes||4,094|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||143|
|Average Household Size||2.32|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||2,743 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||1,317 (48.0%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||965 (35.2%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||460 (16.8%)|
|Median Home Value||$87,766|
|Average Home Value||$122,269|
|Median Household Income||$30,408|
|Average Household Income||$40,870|
|Per Capita Income||$17,780|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||-1.05%|
|Per Capita Income||0.83%|
The table below compares Rockwood to the other 427 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Tennessee by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 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||# 102||76th|
|Population Density1||# 151||65th|
|Diversity Index2||# 171||60th|
|Median Household Income||# 359||16th|
|Per Capita Income||# 337||21st|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Tennessee Census Data Comparison Tool.