Rocky Point, New York Population 2020

12,902
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Rocky Point is a city located in New York. Rocky Point has a 2020 population of 12,902. Rocky Point is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has decreased by -7.93% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 14,014 in 2010. Rocky Point reached it's highest population of 14,145 in 2014.

The average household income in Rocky Point is $113,268 with a poverty rate of 4.43%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,504 per month, and the median house value is $297,600. The median age in Rocky Point is 38.3 years, 37.2 years for males, and 39.2 years for females. For every 100 females there are 99.3 males.

Rocky Point Demographics

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

  • White: 93.60%
  • Other race: 3.74%
  • Black or African American: 1.20%
  • Two or more races: 0.66%
  • Asian: 0.57%
  • Native American: 0.22%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Rocky Point, New York is 12,902, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 12,902.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 14,014.

Rocky Point, New York Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White12,07693.60%
Some Other Race4833.74%
Black or African American1551.20%
Two or More Races850.66%
Asian740.57%
American Indian and Alaska Native290.22%
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Rocky Point Population Pyramid 2020

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Rocky Point Median Age

38.3


Total

37.2


Male

39.2


Female

Rocky Point Adults

There are 9,669 adults, (1,545 of whom are seniors) in Rocky Point.

Rocky Point Age Dependency

58.8

Age Dependency Ratio

19

Old Age Dependency Ratio

39.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Rocky Point Sex Ratio

Female

6,473

50.17%

Male

6,429

49.83%

Rocky Point Households and Families

Rocky Point Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Rocky Point Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married90.8%9.2%
All83.8%16.2%
Non Family75.8%24.2%
Female73.3%26.7%
Male71.9%28.1%

83.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4,4912.8683.8
Married2,5373.6390.8
Non Family1,2331.2375.8
Female5253.0373.3
Male1962.7271.9

3.41

Average Family Size

2.86

Average Household Size

5.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

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Rocky Point Education

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1902.19%
9th to 12th Grade3904.49%
High School Graduate2,47428.51%
Some College1,54817.84%
Associates Degree1,06912.32%
Bachelors Degree1,56618.05%
Graduate Degree1,44116.61%
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Rocky Point Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Total High School Bachelors
White7,6467,2042,544
Hispanic526481237
Other Race281212167
Black969658
Multiple Races696013
Asian614416
Native American2929

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among black people with a rate of 60.42%.

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$59,320$64,887$47,455
Less Than High School$32,214$$
High School Grad$43,580$53,631$40,247
Some College$54,922$66,563$42,292
Bachelors Degree$63,708$69,519$57,977
Graduate Degree$96,633$104,900$84,167

$59,320

Average Earnings

$64,887

Average Male

$47,455

Average Female

Rocky Point Language

Rocky Point Language by Age

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Rocky Point Language

90.23% of Rocky Point residents speak only English, while 9.77% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 5.21% of the population.

Rocky Point Poverty

Rocky Point Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White11,0494173.77%
Hispanic1,04814413.74%
Multiple84910.71%
Other48340.83%

4.43%

Overall Poverty Rate

3.81%

Male Poverty Rate

5.06%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Rocky Point

The race most likely to be in poverty in Rocky Point is Hispanic, with 13.74% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Rocky Point is Other, with 0.83% 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 2.73%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 9.10%.

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Name Poverty
Less Than High School19.83%
High School4.08%
Some College2.87%
Bachelors or Greater0.07%
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Name Poverty
Female Unemployed9.48%
Male Unemployed5.11%
Female Employed1.39%
Male Employed0.25%

Rocky Point Income

Rocky Point Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$95,422$113,268
Families$115,029$129,211
Married Families$125,657-
Non Families$55,645$63,714
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Rocky Point Marital Status

Rocky Point Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

53.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

53.0%

Male Marriage Rate

53.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Rocky Point Married by Age and Sex

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Rocky Point 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 45-54.

Rocky Point Marital Status by Race

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Rocky Point Veterans

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594

Number of Veterans

536

Male Veterans

58

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam147
Second Gulf War120
First Gulf War63
Korea41
World War II7
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Age Group Veterans
35 to 54185
75+164
65 to 74100
55 to 6482
18 to 3463
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Name Veterans % of Total
White5876.44%
Hispanic406.97%
Indian724.14%

Rocky Point Veterans by Education

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1.52%

Veteran Poverty Rate

18.01%

Veteran Disability Rate

Rocky Point Employment Status

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68.6%

Labor Force Participation

65%

Employment Rate

5.1%

Unemployment Rate

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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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86.42%

Born in New York

93.10%

Native Born

6.90%

Foreign Born

2.04%

Non Citizen

4.86%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

93.10% of Rocky Point residents were born in the United States, with 86.42% having been born in New York. 2.04% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202012,9020.00%
201912,9020.00%
201812,902-192-1.47%
201713,094-503-3.70%
201613,59740.03%
201513,593-552-3.90%
201414,145830.59%
201314,0622021.46%
201213,860-66-0.47%
201113,926-88-0.63%
201014,0140.00%