South Rockwood, Michigan Population 2020

1,697

South Rockwood is a city located in Michigan. With a 2020 population of 1,697, it is the 276th largest city in Michigan and the 8250th largest city in the United States. South Rockwood is currently growing at a rate of 0.77% annually and its population has increased by 1.31% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,675 in 2010. Spanning over 3 miles, South Rockwood has a population density of 518 people per square mile.

The average household income in South Rockwood is $85,131 with a poverty rate of 9.59%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,088 per month, and the median house value is $129,100. The median age in South Rockwood is 44 years, 40.3 years for males, and 46.6 years for females. For every 100 females there are 98.9 males.

South Rockwood Demographics

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

  • White: 89.93%
  • Black or African American: 3.50%
  • Asian: 2.95%
  • Two or more races: 1.97%
  • Native American: 1.37%
  • Other race: 0.27%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of South Rockwood, Michigan is 1,697, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,671.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,675.

South Rockwood, Michigan Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,64489.93%
Black or African American643.50%
Asian542.95%
Two or More Races361.97%
American Indian and Alaska Native251.37%
Some Other Race50.27%

South Rockwood Population Pyramid 2020

South Rockwood Median Age

44


Total

40.3


Male

46.6


Female

South Rockwood Adults

There are 1,526 adults, (254 of whom are seniors) in South Rockwood.

South Rockwood Age Dependency

43.7

Age Dependency Ratio

20

Old Age Dependency Ratio

23.7

Child Dependency Ratio

South Rockwood Sex Ratio

Female

919

50.27%

Male

909

49.73%

South Rockwood Households and Families

South Rockwood Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

South Rockwood Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female79%21%
Married71.8%28.2%
Male66.7%33.3%
All62.2%37.8%
Non Family44.7%55.3%

62.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All7492.4462.2
Married3692.9871.8
Non Family2731.4344.7
Female623.3279
Male452.9366.7

2.93

Average Family Size

2.44

Average Household Size

9.1%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.4%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

South Rockwood Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade332.55%
9th to 12th Grade1259.67%
High School Graduate39230.32%
Some College30423.51%
Associates Degree15712.14%
Bachelors Degree17613.61%
Graduate Degree1068.20%

South Rockwood Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White1,1361,009243
Black56564
Hispanic51355
Asian322828
Native American2514
Multiple Races2372
Other Race555

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 other race people with a rate of 100.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$44,138$58,162$32,277
Less Than High School$$$15,703
High School Grad$31,964$42,083$26,500
Some College$43,173$53,977$32,100
Bachelors Degree$67,778$80,714$46,250
Graduate Degree$64,844$96,563$50,625

$44,138

Average Earnings

$58,162

Average Male

$32,277

Average Female

South Rockwood Language

South Rockwood Language by Age

South Rockwood Language

95.18% of South Rockwood residents speak only English, while 4.82% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 2.58% of the population.

South Rockwood Poverty

South Rockwood Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White1,550966.19%
Hispanic1096458.72%
Multiple361644.44%
Native251456.00%
Asian541324.07%

9.59%

Overall Poverty Rate

8.03%

Male Poverty Rate

11.17%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in South Rockwood

The race most likely to be in poverty in South Rockwood is Hispanic, with 58.72% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in South Rockwood is White, with 6.19% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.42%. Among those working part-time, it was 12.40%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 12.26%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School29.75%
High School6.89%
Bachelors or Greater4.26%
Some College3.69%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed64.00%
Female Unemployed23.08%
Female Employed10.22%
Male Employed3.40%

South Rockwood Income

South Rockwood Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$74,950$85,131
Families$86,000$95,073
Married Families$87,679-
Non Families$65,625$67,389

South Rockwood Marital Status

South Rockwood Marital Status

Marriage Rates

50.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

50.3%

Male Marriage Rate

49.9%

Female Marriage Rate

South Rockwood Married by Age and Sex

South Rockwood Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

South Rockwood Marital Status by Race

South Rockwood Veterans

147

Number of Veterans

147

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam71
First Gulf War34
Second Gulf War31
Korea5
World War II3
Age Group Veterans
65 to 7450
35 to 5444
55 to 6429
18 to 3416
75+8
Name Veterans % of Total
White14210.41%
2 or More521.74%

$South Rockwood Veterans by Education

2.04%

Veteran Poverty Rate

19.73%

Veteran Disability Rate

South Rockwood Employment Status

63.2%

Labor Force Participation

60.8%

Employment Rate

3.8%

Unemployment Rate

South Rockwood 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

77.74%

Born in Michigan

95.90%

Native Born

4.10%

Foreign Born

3.67%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

95.90% of South Rockwood residents were born in the United States, with 77.74% having been born in Michigan. 3.67% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20201,697130.77%
20191,684130.78%
20181,671130.78%
20171,658130.79%
20161,6450.00%
20151,64510.06%
20141,644-10-0.60%
20131,654-10-0.60%
20121,664-9-0.54%
20111,673-7-0.42%
20101,6800.00%