The City of Rockwood had a population of 5,506 as of July 1, 2018.
The primary coordinate point for Rockwood is located at latitude 35.8656 and longitude -84.6849 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.
|Population in Households||5,364|
|Population in Familes||4,181|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||142|
|Median Household Income||$34,956|
|Average Household Income||$45,493|
|Per Capita Income||$19,701|
|Total Housing Units||2,749 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||1,350 (49.1%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||966 (35.1%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||433 (15.8%)|
|Median Home Value||$97,707|
|Average Home Value||$139,907|
|Average Household Size||2.32|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||2.62%|
|Per Capita Income||2.95%|
The table below compares Rockwood to the other 427 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Tennessee by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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 Density||# 149||65th|
|Diversity Index||# 177||59th|
|Median Household Income||# 335||22nd|
|Per Capita Income||# 336||22nd|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Tennessee Census Data Comparison Tool.