The City of Rockwell City had a population of 1,805 as of July 1, 2015.
The primary coordinate point for Rockwell City is located at latitude 42.3981 and longitude -94.6289 in Calhoun County. The formal boundaries for the City of Rockwell City (see map below) encompass a land area of 4.22 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Calhoun County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 1,234 feet.
The City of Rockwell City has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Rockwell City population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2015.
|Population in Households||1,752|
|Population in Familes||1,377|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||53|
|Average Household Size||2.13|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||912 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||616 (67.5%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||206 (22.6%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||90 ( 9.9%)|
|Median Home Value||$64,924|
|Average Home Value||$79,822|
|Median Household Income||$43,772|
|Average Household Income||$56,463|
|Per Capita Income||$25,882|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||4.16%|
|Per Capita Income||3.12%|
The table below compares Rockwell City to the other 1,009 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Iowa by rank and percentile using July 1, 2015 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 179||82nd|
|Population Density1||# 693||31st|
|Diversity Index2||# 725||28th|
|Median Household Income||# 798||21st|
|Per Capita Income||# 528||48th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Iowa Census Data Comparison Tool.