Rockwall, Texas Population 2022

49,203
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Rockwall is a city located in Rockwall County Texas. Rockwall has a 2020 population of 49,203. It is also the county seat of Rockwall County. Rockwall is currently growing at a rate of 2.02% annually and its population has increased by 4.13% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 47,251 in 2010.

The average household income in Rockwall is $113,802 with a poverty rate of 3.48%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,338 per month, and the median house value is $276,400. The median age in Rockwall is 38.3 years, 37 years for males, and 40 years for females.

Rockwall Demographics

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

  • White: 81.04%
  • Black or African American: 7.14%
  • Two or more races: 4.30%
  • Asian: 3.70%
  • Other race: 2.16%
  • Native American: 1.55%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.11%
The current population of Rockwall, Texas is 49,203 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 47,251.

Rockwall, Texas Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White36,60681.04%
Black or African American3,2237.14%
American Indian and Alaska Native7021.55%
Asian1,6713.70%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander490.11%
Some Other Race9752.16%
Two or More Races1,9424.30%
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Rockwall Population by Race

Rockwall Population Pyramid 2022

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Rockwall Median Age

39


Total

38


Male

40.2


Female

Rockwall Adults

There are 33,994 adults, (6,253 of whom are seniors) in Rockwall.

Rockwall Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

22.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

40.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Rockwall Sex Ratio

Female

23,178

51.32%

Male

21,990

48.68%

Rockwall Population by Age

Rockwall Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Rockwall Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married84.1%15.9%
Male78.6%21.4%
All77.4%22.6%
Female66.8%33.2%
Non Family59.6%40.4%

77.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Rockwall Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All16,1512.7877.4
Married10,8913.2584.1
Male5653.2778.6
Female1,3152.7766.8
Non Family3,3801.1659.6

3.17

Average Family Size

2.78

Average Household Size

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Rockwall Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,0363.45%
9th to 12th Grade9343.11%
High School Graduate4,63415.44%
Some College7,07523.57%
Associates Degree2,5748.58%
Bachelors Degree8,43428.10%
Graduate Degree5,32617.75%
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Rockwall Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Rockwall Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Islander212121
Asian1,060973853
White22,52221,89411,004
Black2,0721,778920
2+ Races976752215
Hispanic3,8502,951749
Other Race60150771
Native American191186

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among islander people with a rate of 100.00%.

Rockwall Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$60,535$66,787$51,004
Less Than 9th Grade$28,879$36,486$20,362
High School Graduate$42,393$52,048$29,952
Some College$52,006$61,286$45,460
Bachelors Degree$73,302$82,982$60,696
Graduate Degree$85,347$94,050$75,083

$60,535

Average Earnings

$66,787

Average Male

$51,004

Average Female

Rockwall Earnings by Educational Attainment

Rockwall Language by Age

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Rockwall Language

83.62% of Rockwall residents speak only English, while 16.38% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 10.64% of the population.

Rockwall Language

Rockwall Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic7,1265838.18%
Asian1,6631126.73%
White31,6107672.43%
Black3,136752.39%
OtherNaN%
Multiple1,920231.20%

3.48%

Overall Poverty Rate

2.54%

Male Poverty Rate

4.37%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Rockwall

The race most likely to be in poverty in Rockwall is Hispanic, with 8.18% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Rockwall is Multiple, with 1.20% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.65%. Among those working part-time, it was 3.06%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 8.15%.

Rockwall Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade6.66%
High School3.96%
Some College2.90%
Bachelors or Greater2.24%

Rockwall Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed0.27%
Male Unemployed19.93%
Female Employed2.07%
Female Unemployed37.10%

Rockwall Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Rockwall Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$100,894$124,383
Families$112,973$139,178
Married Families$121,583-
Non Families$48,902$64,078
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Income by Household Type

Rockwall Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

61.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

64.1%

Male Marriage Rate

59.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Rockwall Married by Age and Sex

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Rockwall Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Rockwall Marital Status by Race

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Rockwall Marital Status

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2,753

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War633
First Gulf War1,153
Vietnam750
Korea221
World War II80

Rockwall Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34267
35 to 541,086
55 to 64356
65 to 74503
75+541

Rockwall Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White2,4178.56%
Black783.31%
Asian141.18%
Islander21100.00%
Other Race8913.44%
2+ Races13411.81%
Hispanic1934.03%

Rockwall Veterans by Race

Rockwall Veterans by Education

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3.22%

Veteran Poverty Rate

23.29%

Veteran Disability Rate

Rockwall Veterans by Education

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68.6%

Labor Force Participation

66.3%

Employment Rate

3.4%

Unemployment Rate

Rockwall Employment by Age

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Rockwall Employment by Race

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Rockwall 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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56.40%

Born in Rockwall

90.80%

Native Born

9.20%

Foreign Born

4.55%

Non Citizen

4.65%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

90.80% of Rockwall residents were born in the United States, with 56.40% having been born in Texas. 4.55% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Rockwall Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
19703,1210.00%
19805,9392,8186.65%
199010,4864,5475.85%
200017,9767,4905.54%
201037,49019,5147.63%
201138,4669762.60%
201239,4429762.54%
201340,4189762.47%
201441,3949762.41%
201542,3709762.36%
201643,3469762.30%
201744,3229762.25%
201845,2989762.20%
201946,2749762.15%
202047,2519772.11%
202148,2279762.07%
202249,2039762.02%

Rockwall Population by Year