dcsimg

People

Total Population 1,130
Male Share of the Population 51.1%
Female Share of the Population 48.9%
Senior Citizens 20.3%
Employed Population 16+ 586
Age of the Population 46

Families

% of people married 61.4%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 13.4%
Median Earnings25+ $37,900
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $33,393

Wealth

Median Family Income $66,875
% Above Poverty Level 94.8%
% Below Poverty Level 5.2%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 21 minutes
% Working from Home 5.1%
% Walking and Biking to Work 4%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 27.6%
Median Gross Rent $415
Median House Value $118,200

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 8.2%
US/American 0%
English 4.4%
Irish 16.7%

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Rockwell Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 55 miles NW of Waterloo, Iowa (center to center)
Nearest Large City 136 miles S of St. Paul, Minnesota
County Cerro Gordo
Standard Zip Codes 50469
Phone Area Codes 641
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 42.985
Longitude -93.191

Rockwell Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

Station MASON CITY
Distance 12.6 miles
Jan Temp 3 to 23 F
Apr Temp 34 to 56 F
Jul Temp 61 to 83 F
Oct Temp 37 to 60 F
Annual Precip 34.5 inches
Station MASON CITY AP
Distance 13.5 miles
Jan Temp 5 to 23 F
Apr Temp 36 to 57 F
Jul Temp 61 to 83 F
Oct Temp 37 to 60 F
Annual Precip 34.4 inches
Station ALLISON
Distance 26.3 miles
Jan Temp 8 to 25 F
Apr Temp 37 to 60 F
Jul Temp 62 to 84 F
Oct Temp 40 to 62 F
Annual Precip 33.6 inches

Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

According to the US Postal Service, Rockwell, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:

Burchinal (50469)

Cartersville (50469)

Note that not all alternate names are acceptable for use in US Post Office addresses.

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Clear Lake 7,675 $63,613

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Rockwell Public Libraries

Library
Rockwell Public Library
PO BOX 419
Rockwell, Iowa
(641) 822-3268

library logo

More Information for Librarians

These schools offer particularly quick info upon request, and we have written detailed profiles for each (click school names to see the profiles). Request info from multiple schools, by clicking the Request Info links.
 
Results:  5
Matching School Ads
Programs
  • BS in Business Administration - Project Management
  • MSHUS- Family and Community Services
  • AAS in Information Technology - Network Administration
  • Kaplan University is focused on recognizing the achievements of military and veteran students and offers the flexibility of an online education.
Programs
  • Graphic Design, Bachelor of Science (Online)
  • Internet Marketing, Master of Science (Online)
  • Music Production, Bachelors of Science (Online)
  • Push Your Creativity To The Next Level
Programs
  • Cat Training
  • Veterinary Assistant
  • Certified Dog Trainer Instructor Course
  • At Animal Behavior College (ABC), we're dedicated to helping animal lovers pursue animal careers.

Programs
  • Bachelor of Arts in Applied Psychology/Forensic Psychology
  • Master of Science in Information Technology
  • Bachelor of Arts in Accounting
  • See What’s Possible When You Earn a Degree at Florida Tech 100% Online

Programs
  • MSN in Clinical Leadership
  • MSN in Executive Leadership
  • MS in Finance
  • Saint Xavier University, Chicago’s oldest Catholic university, has a long history of educating students to prepare them for professional success and lay the foundation for personal fulfillment.

Rockwell High Schools

ROCKWELL-SWALEDALE MIDDLE SCH/HIGH SCH
210 S 2ND ST
641-822-3234
Serves 185 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 10.5

Study Online in Rockwell

Career and College Resources

Real-World Career Reports
Career References and Original Articles
College Directories and Lists
Additional Resources
Info for Rockwell Government Officials


Are you an official in the Rockwell government or quasi-government agency such as the chamber of commerce, visitors bureau or economic development council? If so, visit our information page for government officials to see how CityTownInfo can support you.

Back to Top