Rockledge, Florida Population 2022

30,006
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Rockledge is a city located in Brevard County Florida. Rockledge has a 2020 population of 30,006. Rockledge is currently growing at a rate of 2.02% annually and its population has increased by 20.15% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 24,974 in 2010.

The average household income in Rockledge is $80,582 with a poverty rate of 8.65%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,290 per month, and the median house value is $204,800. The median age in Rockledge is 45.2 years, 41.4 years for males, and 47.3 years for females.

Rockledge Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Rockledgewas:

  • White: 80.10%
  • Black or African American: 14.37%
  • Two or more races: 2.21%
  • Asian: 1.98%
  • Other race: 1.03%
  • Native American: 0.29%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Rockledge, Florida is 30,006 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 30,006.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 24,974.

Rockledge, Florida Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White21,87280.10%
Black or African American3,92514.37%
Two or More Races6042.21%
Asian5421.98%
Some Other Race2821.03%
American Indian and Alaska Native800.29%
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Rockledge Population by Race

Rockledge Population Pyramid $2022

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Rockledge Median Age

45.2


Total

41.4


Male

47.3


Female

Rockledge Adults

There are 22,059 adults, (6,212 of whom are seniors) in Rockledge.

Rockledge Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

39.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

33.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Rockledge Sex Ratio

Female

14,043

51.43%

Male

13,262

48.57%

Rockledge Population by Age

Rockledge Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Rockledge Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male45.5%54.5%
Female63.7%36.3%
Non Family78.3%21.7%
All79.4%20.6%
Married84.4%15.6%

79.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Rockledge Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All10,8812.4979.4
Married6,0782.9984.4
Non Family3,4821.1878.3
Female9873.7563.7
Male3343.3445.5

3.02

Average Family Size

2.49

Average Household Size

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Rockledge Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2941.43%
9th to 12th Grade8614.20%
High School Graduate5,40426.38%
Some College4,20220.51%
Associates Degree3,07014.98%
Bachelors Degree3,83618.72%
Graduate Degree2,82113.77%
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Rockledge Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Rockledge Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White15,39114,4584,906
Black2,6722,626983
Hispanic1,6981,553407
Asian464433243
2+ Races27727797
Other Race16116169
Native American544712

The highest rate of high school graduation is among other race people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 52.37%.

Rockledge Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$40,623$43,934$32,930
Less Than 9th Grade$20,511$26,250$
High School Graduate$26,976$33,497$23,582
Some College$34,912$42,750$26,605
Bachelors Degree$56,452$68,661$46,071
Graduate Degree$57,352$92,845$48,989

$40,623

Average Earnings

$43,934

Average Male

$32,930

Average Female

Rockledge Earnings by Educational Attainment

Rockledge Language by Age

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Rockledge Language

91.14% of Rockledge residents speak only English, while 8.86% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 5.42% of the population.

Rockledge Language

Rockledge Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White19,4421,5828.14%
Black3,9073779.65%
Hispanic2,69030911.49%
Other166NaN%
Asian542417.56%
Multiple588355.95%

8.65%

Overall Poverty Rate

8.19%

Male Poverty Rate

9.10%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Rockledge

The race most likely to be in poverty in Rockledge is Hispanic, with 11.49% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Rockledge is Multiple, with 5.95% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.45%. Among those working part-time, it was 9.51%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 15.50%.

Rockledge Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade19.39%
High School10.94%
Some College8.53%
Bachelors or Greater3.01%

Rockledge Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed55.36%
Male Unemployed29.59%
Female Employed4.06%
Male Employed3.50%

Rockledge Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Rockledge Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$68,265$80,582
Families$80,770$92,365
Married Families$86,250-
Non Families$42,725$53,362
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Income by Household Type

Rockledge Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

55.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

59.2%

Male Marriage Rate

52.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Rockledge Married by Age and Sex

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Rockledge Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Rockledge Marital Status by Race

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Rockledge Marital Status

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3,457

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
First Gulf War1,216
Vietnam1,108
Second Gulf War921
Korea387
World War II113

Rockledge Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
35 to 54882
55 to 64878
75+833
65 to 74601
18 to 34263

Rockledge Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White2,77115.43%
Black58920.74%
Hispanic20810.34%
Other Race6328.25%
2+ Races3410.97%

Rockledge Veterans by Race

Rockledge Veterans by Education

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6.58%

Veteran Poverty Rate

25.80%

Veteran Disability Rate

Rockledge Veterans by Education

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59.6%

Labor Force Participation

56.2%

Employment Rate

4.3%

Unemployment Rate

Rockledge Employment by Age

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Rockledge Employment by Race

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Rockledge Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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35.88%

Born in Rockledge

94.30%

Native Born

5.70%

Foreign Born

1.07%

Non Citizen

4.63%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

94.30% of Rockledge residents were born in the United States, with 35.88% having been born in Florida. 1.07% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Rockledge Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202230,0065932.02%
202129,4135932.06%
202028,8205932.10%
201928,2275932.15%
201827,6342340.85%
201727,4005151.92%
201626,8854211.59%
201526,4645202.00%
201425,9444211.65%
201325,5231510.60%
201225,3721470.58%
201125,2252511.01%
201024,9744,8042.16%
200020,1704,1472.33%
199016,0234,1463.04%
198011,8771,3541.22%
197010,5237,04211.70%
19603,4810.00%

Rockledge Population by Year