The City of Rockwell had a population of 1,052 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Rockwell is located at latitude 42.98 and longitude -93.1871 in Cerro Gordo County. The formal boundaries for the City of Rockwell (see map below) encompass a land area of 2.98 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Cerro Gordo County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 1,119 feet.
The City of Rockwell (GNIS ID: 2396411) 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 population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.
|Population in Households||1,018|
|Population in Familes||853|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||34|
|Average Household Size||2.35|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||459 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||349 (76.0%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||85 (18.5%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||25 ( 5.4%)|
|Median Home Value||$128,795|
|Average Home Value||$143,768|
|Median Household Income||$51,396|
|Average Household Income||$58,230|
|Per Capita Income||$24,384|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||2.77%|
|Per Capita Income||2.97%|
The table below compares Rockwell to the other 1,009 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Iowa by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 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||# 281||72nd|
|Population Density1||# 744||26th|
|Diversity Index2||# 650||36th|
|Median Household Income||# 561||44th|
|Per Capita Income||# 735||27th|
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