Rockaway Beach, Missouri Population 2020

886

Rockaway Beach is a city located in Missouri. With a 2020 population of 886, it is the 361st largest city in Missouri and the 10832nd largest city in the United States. Rockaway Beach is currently growing at a rate of 0.57% annually and its population has increased by 5.35% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 841 in 2010. Spanning over 1 miles, Rockaway Beach has a population density of 1,404 people per square mile.

The average household income in Rockaway Beach is $47,400 with a poverty rate of 21.32%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $630 per month, and the median house value is $90,700. The median age in Rockaway Beach is 42.9 years, 43.2 years for males, and 42 years for females. For every 100 females there are 103.4 males.

Rockaway Beach Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Rockaway Beach was:

  • White: 89.34%
  • Native American: 4.04%
  • Two or more races: 3.48%
  • Asian: 2.24%
  • Other race: 0.90%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Rockaway Beach, Missouri is 886, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 876.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 841.

Rockaway Beach, Missouri Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White79689.34%
American Indian and Alaska Native364.04%
Two or More Races313.48%
Asian202.24%
Some Other Race80.90%

Rockaway Beach Population Pyramid 2020

Rockaway Beach Median Age

42.9


Total

43.2


Male

42


Female

Rockaway Beach Adults

There are 683 adults, (130 of whom are seniors) in Rockaway Beach.

Rockaway Beach Age Dependency

61.1

Age Dependency Ratio

23.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

37.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Rockaway Beach Sex Ratio

Female

438

49.16%

Male

453

50.84%

Rockaway Beach Households and Families

Rockaway Beach Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Rockaway Beach Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married78.9%21.1%
All56.6%43.4%
Male55.6%44.4%
Non Family41.1%58.9%
Female36.7%63.3%

56.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4082.1856.6
Non Family1901.2541.1
Married1613.278.9
Female302.736.7
Male272.1555.6

2.94

Average Family Size

2.18

Average Household Size

8.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

2.5%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Rockaway Beach Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade213.19%
9th to 12th Grade507.59%
High School Graduate20430.96%
Some College21933.23%
Associates Degree538.04%
Bachelors Degree8813.35%
Graduate Degree243.64%

Rockaway Beach Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White56650275
Native American3636
Asian201313
Multiple Races202015
Hispanic17179
Other Race88

The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among multiple races people with a rate of 75.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$24,760$34,125$21,577
Less Than High School$36,111$36,389$
High School Grad$22,054$28,125$21,429
Some College$21,550$32,083$20,600
Bachelors Degree$34,688$34,250$38,750
Graduate Degree$71,250$$

$24,760

Average Earnings

$34,125

Average Male

$21,577

Average Female

Rockaway Beach Language

Rockaway Beach Language by Age

Rockaway Beach Language

91.74% of Rockaway Beach residents speak only English, while 8.26% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 3.95% of the population.

Rockaway Beach Poverty

Rockaway Beach Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White78717021.60%
Multiple311858.06%
Native3625.56%

21.32%

Overall Poverty Rate

24.50%

Male Poverty Rate

18.04%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Rockaway Beach

The race most likely to be in poverty in Rockaway Beach is Multiple, with 58.06% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Rockaway Beach is Native, with 5.56% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.39%. Among those working part-time, it was 29.17%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 32.11%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School30.99%
Some College18.75%
High School18.14%
Bachelors or Greater12.50%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed50.00%
Female Unemployed22.22%
Male Employed12.74%
Female Employed12.50%

Rockaway Beach Income

Rockaway Beach Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$37,000$47,400
Families$54,750$62,819
Married Families$61,806-
Non Families$20,781$29,402

Rockaway Beach Marital Status

Rockaway Beach Marital Status

Marriage Rates

48.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

44.9%

Male Marriage Rate

51.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Rockaway Beach Married by Age and Sex

Rockaway Beach Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35-44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Rockaway Beach Marital Status by Race

Rockaway Beach Veterans

121

Number of Veterans

96

Male Veterans

25

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam45
First Gulf War20
Second Gulf War12
Korea10
World War II

$Rockaway Beach Veterans by Education

13.22%

Veteran Poverty Rate

53.72%

Veteran Disability Rate

Rockaway Beach Employment Status

60.9%

Labor Force Participation

58.8%

Employment Rate

3.5%

Unemployment Rate

Rockaway Beach Place of Birth

Origin of Non-Citizens

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

36.48%

Born in Missouri

96.41%

Native Born

3.59%

Foreign Born

1.91%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

96.41% of Rockaway Beach residents were born in the United States, with 36.48% having been born in Missouri. 1.91% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202088650.57%
201988150.57%
201887660.69%
201787050.58%
201686520.23%
201586330.35%
201486030.35%
201385740.47%
201285320.24%
201185130.35%
20108480.00%