Rockport, Indiana Population 2020

2,111

Rockport is a city located in Indiana. With a 2020 population of 2,111, it is the 197th largest city in Indiana and the 7391st largest city in the United States. Rockport is currently declining at a rate of -0.98% annually and its population has decreased by -7.00% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,270 in 2010. Rockport reached it's highest population of 2,270 in 2011. Spanning over 2 miles, Rockport has a population density of 1,273 people per square mile.

The average household income in Rockport is $44,455 with a poverty rate of 19.28%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $741 per month, and the median house value is $78,300. The median age in Rockport is 37.7 years, 33.9 years for males, and 44.2 years for females. For every 100 females there are 110.7 males.

Rockport Demographics

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

  • White: 91.53%
  • Black or African American: 4.18%
  • Two or more races: 2.40%
  • Native American: 0.79%
  • Other race: 0.74%
  • Asian: 0.37%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Rockport, Indiana is 2,111, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 2,153.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 2,270.

Rockport, Indiana Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White2,21491.53%
Black or African American1014.18%
Two or More Races582.40%
American Indian and Alaska Native190.79%
Some Other Race180.74%
Asian90.37%

Rockport Population Pyramid 2020

Rockport Median Age

37.7


Total

33.9


Male

44.2


Female

Rockport Adults

There are 1,759 adults, (341 of whom are seniors) in Rockport.

Rockport Age Dependency

70.6

Age Dependency Ratio

24

Old Age Dependency Ratio

46.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Rockport Sex Ratio

Female

1,148

47.46%

Male

1,271

52.54%

Rockport Households and Families

Rockport Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Rockport Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married65.9%34.1%
All48.6%51.4%
Female43.8%56.2%
Non Family37.9%62.1%
Male22.9%77.1%

48.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All9462.4348.6
Non Family3801.1937.9
Married3753.1865.9
Female1214.0143.8
Male702.3622.9

3.16

Average Family Size

2.43

Average Household Size

10.9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.4%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Rockport Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade734.35%
9th to 12th Grade21712.92%
High School Graduate73443.72%
Some College38723.05%
Associates Degree1086.43%
Bachelors Degree1156.85%
Graduate Degree452.68%

Rockport Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White1,5431,288160
Black9481
Hispanic235
Other Race18
Asian99
Multiple Races66
Native American4

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 10.37%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$26,997$33,203$21,479
Less Than High School$27,232$30,000$26,964
High School Grad$26,685$31,711$21,914
Some College$25,250$29,938$20,737
Bachelors Degree$46,500$66,250$
Graduate Degree$$$

$26,997

Average Earnings

$33,203

Average Male

$21,479

Average Female

Rockport Language

Rockport Language by Age

Rockport Language

98.39% of Rockport residents speak only English, while 1.61% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.43% of the population.

Rockport Poverty

Rockport Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White2,02739619.54%
Multiple582848.28%
Native191578.95%

19.28%

Overall Poverty Rate

13.93%

Male Poverty Rate

25.00%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Rockport

The race most likely to be in poverty in Rockport is Native, with 78.95% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Rockport is White, with 19.54% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.51%. Among those working part-time, it was 17.69%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 26.14%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School27.20%
High School15.81%
Some College14.08%
Bachelors or Greater2.50%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed39.13%
Female Employed13.18%
Male Employed6.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Rockport Income

Rockport Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$40,227$44,455
Families$43,333$50,790
Married Families$51,250-
Non Families$22,750$30,488

Rockport Marital Status

Rockport Marital Status

Marriage Rates

45.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

46.6%

Male Marriage Rate

43.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Rockport Married by Age and Sex

Rockport Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Rockport Marital Status by Race

Rockport Veterans

155

Number of Veterans

136

Male Veterans

19

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War47
First Gulf War32
Vietnam28
World War II5
Korea4
Age Group Veterans
35 to 5465
18 to 3433
65 to 7428
75+19
55 to 6410
Name Veterans % of Total
White1388.52%
Black1615.84%
2 or More114.29%

$Rockport Veterans by Education

20.53%

Veteran Poverty Rate

35.10%

Veteran Disability Rate

Rockport Employment Status

55.4%

Labor Force Participation

53.1%

Employment Rate

4.2%

Unemployment Rate

Rockport 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

57.63%

Born in Indiana

98.72%

Native Born

1.28%

Foreign Born

0.74%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

98.72% of Rockport residents were born in the United States, with 57.63% having been born in Indiana. 0.74% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20202,111-21-0.98%
20192,132-21-0.98%
20182,153-16-0.74%
20172,169-21-0.96%
20162,190-23-1.04%
20152,213-21-0.94%
20142,234-6-0.27%
20132,240-6-0.27%
20122,246-24-1.06%
20112,27060.27%
20102,2640.00%