Rockwood, Michigan Population 2022

3,230
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Rockwood is a city located in Wayne County Michigan. Rockwood has a 2020 population of 3,230. Rockwood is currently declining at a rate of -0.15% annually and its population has decreased by -0.31% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 3,240 in 2010.

The average household income in Rockwood is $87,877 with a poverty rate of 11.02%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $851 per month, and the median house value is $147,400. The median age in Rockwood is 45.9 years, 44.3 years for males, and 46.4 years for females.

Rockwood Demographics

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

  • White: 92.13%
  • Two or more races: 6.36%
  • Asian: 1.26%
  • Black or African American: 0.16%
  • Other race: 0.09%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Rockwood, Michigan is 3,230 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 3,240.

Rockwood, Michigan Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White2,92792.13%
Black or African American50.16%
Asian401.26%
Some Other Race30.09%
Two or More Races2026.36%
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Rockwood Population by Race

Rockwood Population Pyramid 2022

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Rockwood Median Age

42.3


Total

42.2


Male

42.3


Female

Rockwood Adults

There are 2,451 adults, (545 of whom are seniors) in Rockwood.

Rockwood Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

28.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Rockwood Sex Ratio

Female

1,606

50.55%

Male

1,571

49.45%

Rockwood Population by Age

Rockwood Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Rockwood Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male86.7%13.3%
Married85.1%14.9%
All76.2%23.8%
Non Family71.9%28.1%
Female58.1%41.9%

76.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Rockwood Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,3642.3176.2
Married5452.8785.1
Male903.1986.7
Female1983.2858.1
Non Family5311.2371.9

2.87

Average Family Size

2.31

Average Household Size

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Rockwood Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade301.32%
9th to 12th Grade1004.40%
High School Graduate86538.06%
Some College61126.88%
Associates Degree31613.90%
Bachelors Degree1988.71%
Graduate Degree1536.73%
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Rockwood Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Rockwood Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Asian404040
Hispanic433010
White2,0922,008294
2+ Races94627
Black43
Other Race3

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 asian people with a rate of 100.00%.

Rockwood Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$54,259$63,208$40,440
Less Than 9th Grade$46,154$45,833$
High School Graduate$46,250$64,173$24,908
Some College$55,625$59,208$41,518
Bachelors Degree$50,071$41,125$50,464
Graduate Degree$81,071$62,411$86,111

$54,259

Average Earnings

$63,208

Average Male

$40,440

Average Female

Rockwood Earnings by Educational Attainment

Rockwood Language by Age

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Rockwood Language

98.17% of Rockwood residents speak only English, while 1.83% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 1.83% of the population.

Rockwood Language

Rockwood Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Multiple20217687.13%
Black5480.00%
Hispanic15110871.52%
White2,8761695.88%
OtherNaN%

11.02%

Overall Poverty Rate

4.71%

Male Poverty Rate

17.24%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Rockwood

The race most likely to be in poverty in Rockwood is Multiple, with 87.13% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Rockwood is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 7.17%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 21.69%.

Rockwood Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade44.62%
High School6.71%
Some College5.72%
Bachelors or Greater2.28%

Rockwood Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed0.12%
Male Unemployed33.33%
Female Employed3.27%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Rockwood Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Rockwood Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$82,969$86,502
Families$89,506$100,451
Married Families$123,580-
Non Families$50,893$59,338
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Income by Household Type

Rockwood Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

42.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

42.3%

Male Marriage Rate

43.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Rockwood Married by Age and Sex

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Rockwood 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 55-64.

Rockwood Marital Status by Race

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Rockwood Marital Status

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187

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War52
First Gulf War63
Vietnam49
Korea
World War II

Rockwood Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 3417
35 to 5497
55 to 6411
65 to 7437
75+25

Rockwood Veterans by Age

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Rockwood Veterans by Race

Rockwood Veterans by Education

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5.35%

Veteran Poverty Rate

39.04%

Veteran Disability Rate

Rockwood Veterans by Education

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66.9%

Labor Force Participation

65.6%

Employment Rate

2%

Unemployment Rate

Rockwood Employment by Age

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Rockwood Employment by Race

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Rockwood 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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81.15%

Born in Rockwood

96.32%

Native Born

3.68%

Foreign Born

1.61%

Non Citizen

2.08%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

96.32% of Rockwood residents were born in the United States, with 81.15% having been born in Michigan. 1.61% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Rockwood Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
19703,1190.00%
19803,3462270.71%
19903,141-205-0.63%
20003,4423010.92%
20103,289-153-0.45%
20113,284-5-0.15%
20123,279-5-0.15%
20133,274-5-0.15%
20143,269-5-0.15%
20153,264-5-0.15%
20163,259-5-0.15%
20173,254-5-0.15%
20183,249-5-0.15%
20193,244-5-0.15%
20203,240-4-0.12%
20213,235-5-0.15%
20223,230-5-0.15%

Rockwood Population by Year