Rockingham is a city located in Richmond County North Carolina. With a 2020 population of 8,437, it is the 102nd largest city in North Carolina and the 3484th largest city in the United States . Rockingham is currently declining at a rate of -1.30% annually and its population has decreased by -11.73% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 9,558 in 2010. Rockingham reached it's highest population of in . Spanning over 8 miles, Rockingham has a population density of 1,104 people per square mile.
The average household income in Rockingham is $49,473 with a poverty rate of 28.44%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $619 per month, and the median house value is $97,100. The median age in Rockingham is 36.4 years, 34 years for males, and 40.3 years for females.