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Demographics

People

Total Population3,209
Male Share of the Population51.1%
Female Share of the Population48.9%
Senior Citizens14.4%
Employed Population 16+1,677
Age of the Population44

Families

% of people married47.4%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher13.3%
Median Earnings25+$39,979
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$31,875

Wealth

Median Family Income$67,778
% Above Poverty Level91.1%
% Below Poverty Level8.9%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time25 minutes
% Working from Home1.4%
% Walking and Biking to Work0%
% Using Public Transportation1.1%

Housing

People Living Alone27.8%
Median Gross Rent$764
Median House Value$114,100

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)19.5%
Polish16.3%
Irish12.5%
English9.8%
French Except Basque8.5%
Canadian6.4%
Italian3.8%
Scottish2.9%
Hungarian1.9%
Dutch1.8%
Belgian1.5%
Norwegian1.2%
Czech1.2%
Greek0.8%
Swedish0.5%
Welsh0.5%
German0.3%
Finnish0.2%
Austrian0.2%
Danishn0.2%
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Rockwood Almanac

CategoryValue
County Wayne County
Standard Zip Codes48173
Phone Area Codes734
Time ZoneAmerica/Detroit
Approximate Latitude42.07
Approximate Longitude-83.24

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)

StationDETROIT METRO AP
Distance12.1 miles
Jan Temp18 to 31 F
Apr Temp38 to 58 F
Jul Temp64 to 83 F
Oct Temp43 to 61 F
Annual Precip32.8 inches
StationMONROE
Distance13.3 miles
Jan Temp17 to 31 F
Apr Temp37 to 56 F
Jul Temp64 to 82 F
Oct Temp42 to 61 F
Annual Precip33.4 inches
StationDETROIT CITY AP
Distance26 miles
Jan Temp20 to 33 F
Apr Temp39 to 59 F
Jul Temp66 to 85 F
Oct Temp45 to 62 F
Annual Precip0 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Carleton2,352$72,500
Flat Rock9,836$69,375
Gibraltar4,547$74,625
South Rockwood1,941$69,408
Trenton18,426$76,996
Woodhaven12,590$73,750

Rockwood Public Schools

Chapman Elementary School
31500 Olmstead Rd
ZIP: 48173
(734) 379-6380
Primary
Total Enrollment 469
Downriver High School
33211 Mccann Rd
ZIP: 48173
(734) 379-7080
High
Total Enrollment 80
Oscar A. Carlson High School
30550 West Jefferson Ave
ZIP: 48173
(734) 379-7100
High
Total Enrollment 1170
Parsons Elementary School
14473 Middle Gibraltar Rd
ZIP: 48173
(734) 379-7050
Primary
Total Enrollment 414
Shumate Middle School
30448 West Jefferson Ave
ZIP: 48173
(734) 379-7600
Middle
Total Enrollment 878

Rockwood Private Schools

St Mary Elementary School
32447 Church St
ZIP: 48173
Elementary
Total Enrollment 138
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