Rockingham is a city located in North Carolina. With a 2020 population of 8,526, it is the 99th largest city in North Carolina and the 3448th largest city in the United States. Rockingham is currently declining at a rate of -1.44% annually and its population has decreased by -10.80% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 9,558 in 2010. Rockingham reached it's highest population of 9,672 in 2000. Spanning over 8 miles, Rockingham has a population density of 1,116 people per square mile.
The average household income in Rockingham is $50,164 with a poverty rate of 26.72%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $592 per month, and the median house value is $99,200. The median age in Rockingham is 39.5 years, 34.9 years for males, and 43.2 years for females. For every 100 females there are 86.7 males.