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Demographics

People

Total Population1,891
Male Share of the Population47.6%
Female Share of the Population52.4%
Senior Citizens19.8%
Employed Population 16+802
Age of the Population45

Families

% of people married45.7%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher21.9%
Median Earnings25+$34,788
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$32,574
Median Earnings With High School Degree$30,580

Wealth

Median Family Income$57,750
% Above Poverty Level91.4%
% Below Poverty Level8.6%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time24 minutes
% Working from Home4.7%
% Walking and Biking to Work0%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone34.8%
Median Gross Rent$673
Median House Value$121,400

Ancestry

German25.7%
English9.9%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)9.5%
Irish7.6%
Polish4.4%
Scottish3.1%
Italian2.1%
Swedish1.4%
Greek1.4%
Dutch1.3%
Welsh1.1%
French Except Basque0.8%
Norwegian0.5%
Canadian0.5%
Russian0.3%
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Rockwell Almanac

CategoryValue
County Rowan County
Standard Zip Codes28138
Phone Area Codes704,980
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Approximate Latitude35.55
Approximate Longitude-80.4

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)

StationSALISBURY
Distance10.1 miles
Jan Temp30 to 51 F
Apr Temp46 to 73 F
Jul Temp68 to 90 F
Oct Temp47 to 72 F
Annual Precip42.8 inches
StationALBEMARLE
Distance15.6 miles
Jan Temp28 to 51 F
Apr Temp44 to 72 F
Jul Temp68 to 89 F
Oct Temp47 to 72 F
Annual Precip48.7 inches
StationSALISBURY 9 WNW
Distance15.7 miles
Jan Temp26 to 48 F
Apr Temp44 to 70 F
Jul Temp67 to 88 F
Oct Temp44 to 71 F
Annual Precip43.3 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
East Spencer1,465$31,417
Faith865$60,089
Granite Quarry2,966$51,413
Mount Pleasant2,133$74,609
Salisbury33,674$42,155
Spencer3,290$42,344

Rockwell Public Schools

Rockwell Elementary
114 Link St
ZIP: 28138
(704) 279-3145
Primary
Total Enrollment 504
Shive Elementary
655 Holshouser Rd
ZIP: 28138
(704) 279-2899
Primary
Total Enrollment 474

Rockwell Private Schools

City Of Refuge Christian School
11360 Old Concord Rd
ZIP: 28138
Combined Elementary And Secondary
Total Enrollment 31
Grace Academy
6725 Highway 152 E
ZIP: 28138
Elementary
Total Enrollment 103
Rockwell Christian School
401 Depot St
ZIP: 28138
Combined Elementary And Secondary
Total Enrollment 110
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