dcsimg

People

Total Population 2,155
Male Share of the Population 58.8%
Female Share of the Population 41.2%
Senior Citizens 18.9%
Employed Population 16+ 780
Age of the Population 41

Families

% of people married 43.8%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 15.9%
Median Earnings25+ $22,991
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $6,679
Median Earnings With High School Degree $13,690

Wealth

Median Family Income $56,350
% Above Poverty Level 83.5%
% Below Poverty Level 16.5%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 23 minutes
% Working from Home 1.5%
% Walking and Biking to Work 2.7%
% Using Public Transportation 0.4%

Housing

People Living Alone 38.9%
Median Gross Rent $480
Median House Value $63,300

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 15.1%
US/American 0%
English 8.9%
Irish 15%

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

Rockwell City Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 57 miles NW of Ames, Iowa (center to center)
Nearest Large City 103 miles NE of Omaha, Nebraska
County Calhoun
Standard Zip Codes 50579
Phone Area Codes 712
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 42.395
Longitude -94.633

Rockwell City 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 ROCKWELL CITY
Distance 0.3 miles
Jan Temp 6 to 26 F
Apr Temp 35 to 59 F
Jul Temp 63 to 85 F
Oct Temp 38 to 63 F
Annual Precip 31.2 inches
Station CARROLL
Distance 25.3 miles
Jan Temp 7 to 28 F
Apr Temp 35 to 61 F
Jul Temp 63 to 86 F
Oct Temp 38 to 63 F
Annual Precip 33.3 inches
Station STORM LAKE 2 E
Distance 31.8 miles
Jan Temp 6 to 25 F
Apr Temp 36 to 58 F
Jul Temp 62 to 83 F
Oct Temp 38 to 61 F
Annual Precip 33.5 inches

Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

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

Lanedale (50579)

Lavinia (50579)

Piper (50579)

Rands (50579)

Richards (50579)

Sherwood (50579)

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

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Lake City 1,766 $56,935
Lohrville 371 $56,250
Lytton 315 $59,286

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

Rockwell City Public Libraries

Library
Rockwell City Public Library
426 FIFTH ST.
Rockwell City, Iowa
(712) 297-8422

library logo

More Information for Librarians

Click the Visit School Site buttons to go directly to a school's website and learn more about the school and programs it has to offer. School website will open in a new tab.
Click the Request Info buttons to request more information from a representative at the school.

 
Results:  5
Matching School Ads
Programs
  • Bachelor of Science in Business
  • Associate of Arts in Business
  • Master of Business Administration
  • For nearly a century, CIU has provided an enriching Christ-centered education
  • CIU is SACSCC and ABHE accredited to ensure students’ academic & spiritual growth
  • Students receive one-on-one attention from talented & experienced professors
  • 497 undergrads with an avg. class size of 20, for strong educational experiences
  • Many students receive financial aid if they are eligible
Programs
  • Diploma in Pastry Arts
  • Diploma in Culinary Arts
  • Culinary Arts program includes the 3-week Farm To Table® Experience, where students gain a direct, in-depth look at where food comes from.
  • Numerous scholarship opportunities and financial aid are available to students who qualify.
  • Accreditation from the Accrediting Council for Continuing Education and Training (ACCET), and the Council on Occupational Education (COE).
  • 2 campuses located in Boulder, Colorado and Austin, Texas.
camnpus icon
Boulder
Request Info
Programs
  • Ed.D. Educational Psychology and Technology
  • Child and Adolescent Psychology Certificate
  • M.A. Clinical Mental Health Counseling
  • Designated a 2015 Military Friendly School by Victory Media for the 4th consecutive year.
  • Listed on the President’s Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll in 2013, for the sixth consecutive year
  • Links students to hundreds of training opportunities (beyond their traditional internships and practicum) at their many “partner agencies” in each of their local communities.
  • Accredited by the WASC Senior College and University Commission (WUSCUC).
Programs
  • Master’s in Political Management
  • Graduate Certificate in Paralegal Studies
  • MBA in Healthcare

Located just steps from the U.S. Capital, the George Washington University is uniquely positioned at the core of U.S. government, policy and law. GW students and faculty benefit from an unparalleled opportunity to study and work alongside leaders in every discipline. Whether on campus or online, you too can take part in the interchanges that shape our community and the world.

Programs
  • MBA@UNC
UNC Kenan-Flagler is one of the world's top-ranked business schools. At UNC Kenan-Flagler, you develop the skills that make you a highly effective leader and prepare you for long-term career success. The strength of the UNC Kenan-Flagler MBA degree comes from a school culture in which members live the business school's core values of excellence, leadership, teamwork, integrity and community.

Rockwell City High Schools

ROCKWELL CITY-LYTTON HIGH SCHOOL
1000 TONAWANDA AVE
712-297-8111
Serves 171 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 9.7

Study Online in Rockwell City
Additional Resources
Info for Rockwell City Government Officials


Are you an official in the Rockwell City 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