The Town of Rocky Mount had a population of 4,881 as of July 1, 2018.
The primary coordinate point for Rocky Mount is located at latitude 36.9976 and longitude -79.892 in Franklin County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Rocky Mount (see map below) encompass a land area of 6.84 sq. miles and a water area of 0.03 sq. miles. Franklin County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 1,132 feet.
The Town of Rocky Mount (GNIS ID: 2391395) 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.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Rocky Mount: Mount Pleasant, Rockymount.
|Population in Households||4,570|
|Population in Familes||3,450|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||311|
|Median Household Income||$36,554|
|Average Household Income||$47,818|
|Per Capita Income||$21,878|
|Total Housing Units||2,312 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||1,231 (53.2%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||836 (36.2%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||245 (10.6%)|
|Median Home Value||$133,289|
|Average Home Value||$167,642|
|Average Household Size||2.21|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||2.77%|
|Per Capita Income||3.04%|
The table below compares Rocky Mount to the other 593 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Virginia by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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||# 193||68th|
|Population Density||# 311||48th|
|Diversity Index||# 272||54th|
|Median Household Income||# 504||15th|
|Per Capita Income||# 461||22nd|
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