Living in Rocky Mount, NC

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-12-30

Rocky Mount, North Carolina Info Snack

Population
54,548
Unemployment
7.3%
Poverty
19.2%
Median Home
$113,100
Median Income
$40,633
Median Rent
$793

Rocky Mount SnackAbility

4
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
5/10
Housing
6
Affordability
6
Diversity
8.5
Safety
4
Amenities
8.5
Education
6
Commute
8.5

Rocky Mount, NC Crime Report

2,051
Total Crimes
3,810.4
Total Crimes / 100k People
53.85%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Rocky Mount
/ 100k People
North Carolina
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 2,051 3,810.4 2,729.1 2,476.7
Violent Crime 424 787.7 371.8 366.7
Murder 16 29.7 6.0 5.0
Robbery 103 191.4 72.5 81.6
Aggravated Assault 285 529.5 262.4 250.2
Property Crime 1,627 3,022.6 2,357.3 2,109.9
Burglary 420 780.3 519.1 340.5
Larceny 1,098 2,039.9 1,666.0 1,549.5
Car Theft 109 202.5 172.2 219.9

Rocky Mount, NC Cost Of Living

87
Rocky Mount's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Rocky Mount North Carolina National Average
Overall 87 95 100
Services 101 101 100
Groceries 94 98 100
Health 105 108 100
Housing 62 85 100
Transportation 82 94 100
Utilities 99 98 100

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Rankings for Rocky Mount in North Carolina

Map Of Rocky Mount, NC

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Population over time in Rocky Mount

Year Population % Change
2019 54,548 -0.8%
2018 54,982 -0.7%
2017 55,373 -1.4%
2016 56,175 -0.8%
2015 56,642 -0.8%
2014 57,071 -0.6%
2013 57,417 -0.2%
2012 57,523 -0.4%
2011 57,728 -0.1%
2010 57,776 -

Race / Ethnicity in Rocky Mount

White
28.8% (15,709)
African American
63.5% (34,637)
American Indian
0.2% (129)
Asian
1.2% (673)
Hawaiian
0.1% (54)
Other
0.2% (122)
Two Or More
2.8% (1,529)
Hispanic
3.1% (1,695)
Race Rocky Mount NC USA
White 28.8% 63.1% 60.7%
African American 63.5% 21.1% 12.3%
American Indian 0.2% 1.1% 0.7%
Asian 1.2% 2.8% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.1% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.2% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.8% 2.2% 2.4%
Hispanic 3.1% 9.4% 18.0%

Gender in Rocky Mount

Female
54.6% (29,763)
Male
45.4% (24,785)
Gender Rocky Mount NC USA
Female 54.6% 51.3% 50.8%
Male 45.4% 48.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Rocky Mount for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
4.0% (2,181)
9-12th Grade
11.0% (6,000)
High School / GED
34.0% (18,546)
Some College
21.0% (11,455)
Associate's Degree
10.0% (5,454)
Bachelor's Degree
14.0% (7,636)
Master's Degree
5.0% (2,727)
Professional Degree
1.0% (545)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Rocky Mount NC USA
< 9th Grade 4.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 11.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 34.0% 26.0% 27.0%
Some College 21.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 10.0% 10.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 14.0% 20.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 5.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Rocky Mount, North Carolina

Less than $10,000
9.8% (537,148)
$10,000 to $14,999
9.2% (504,311)
$15,000 to $24,999
11.3% (615,564)
$25,000 to $34,999
11.9% (649,871)
$35,000 to $49,999
15.8% (864,289)
$50,000 to $74,999
17.6% (957,653)
$75,000 to $99,999
9.7% (531,512)
$100,000 to $149,999
9.9% (541,559)
$150,000 to $199,999
1.7% (94,344)
$200,000 or more
2.9% (158,546)
Income Rocky Mount NC USA
Less than $10,000 9.8% 6.4% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 9.2% 5.0% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 11.3% 10.3% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 11.9% 10.3% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 15.8% 13.9% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 17.6% 18.0% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 9.7% 12.4% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 9.9% 13.1% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 1.7% 5.1% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 2.9% 5.4% 7.7%

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