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People

Total Population 3,243
Male Share of the Population 50.8%
Female Share of the Population 49.2%
Senior Citizens 13.4%
Employed Population 16+ 1,655
Age of the Population 43

Families

% of people married 46.1%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 9.2%
Median Earnings25+ $38,832
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $38,578
Median Earnings With High School Degree $32,908

Wealth

Median Family Income $70,778
% Above Poverty Level 92.8%
% Below Poverty Level 7.2%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 22 minutes
% Working from Home 1.4%
% Walking and Biking to Work 0%
% Using Public Transportation 1.1%

Housing

People Living Alone 31.5%
Median Gross Rent $733
Median House Value $111,100

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 16.6%
US/American 0%
English 10.1%
Irish 10.9%

Rockwood Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 11 miles S of Taylor, Michigan (center to center)
Nearest Large City 20 miles SW of Detroit, Michigan
County Wayne
Standard Zip Codes 48173
Phone Area Codes 734
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 42.07
Longitude -83.246

Rockwood 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 DETROIT METRO AP
Distance 12.1 miles
Jan Temp 18 to 31 F
Apr Temp 38 to 58 F
Jul Temp 64 to 83 F
Oct Temp 43 to 61 F
Annual Precip 32.8 inches
Station MONROE
Distance 13.3 miles
Jan Temp 17 to 31 F
Apr Temp 37 to 56 F
Jul Temp 64 to 82 F
Oct Temp 42 to 61 F
Annual Precip 33.4 inches
Station DETROIT CITY AP
Distance 26 miles
Jan Temp 20 to 33 F
Apr Temp 39 to 59 F
Jul Temp 66 to 85 F
Oct Temp 45 to 62 F
Annual Precip 0 inches

Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

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

Brownstown (48173)

Brownstown Township (48173)

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

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Carleton 2,332 $63,203
Flat Rock 9,859 $59,821
Gibraltar 4,602 $71,122
South Rockwood 1,943 $66,806
Trenton 18,635 $70,619
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Rockwood High Schools

DOWNRIVER HIGH SCHOOL
33211 MCCANN ROAD
734-379-4704
A Non-traditional School
Serves 24 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 4.8

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