Rocky Mount is a city located in North Carolina. With a 2020 population of 53,524, it is the 19th largest city in North Carolina and the 743rd largest city in the United States. Rocky Mount is currently declining at a rate of -0.67% annually and its population has decreased by -6.88% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 57,477 in 2010. Rocky Mount reached it's highest population of 57,685 in 2010. Spanning over 44 miles, Rocky Mount has a population density of 1,211 people per square mile.
The average household income in Rocky Mount is $56,291 with a poverty rate of 21.02%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $784 per month, and the median house value is $109,500. The median age in Rocky Mount is 38.2 years, 36.3 years for males, and 39.6 years for females. For every 100 females there are 82.5 males.