The Town of Rocky Mount had a population of 4,881 as of July 1, 2017.
The primary coordinate point for Rocky Mount is located at latitude 37.0045 and longitude -79.8844 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.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Rocky Mount population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Rocky Mount: Mount Pleasant, Rockymount.
|Daytime Population: Workers||8,310|
|Daytime Population: Residents||2,905|
|Total Daytime Population (TDP)||11,215|
|Ratio TDP/Total Population1||2.30|
|Population in Households||4,553|
|Population in Familes||3,401|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||328|
|Median Household Income||$35,900|
|Average Household Income||$47,084|
|Per Capita Income||$21,611|
|Total Housing Units||2,300 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||1,127 (49.0%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||932 (40.5%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||241 (10.5%)|
|Median Home Value||$129,957|
|Average Home Value||$161,380|
|Average Household Size||2.21|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||0.73%|
|Per Capita Income||2.1%|
The table below compares Rocky Mount to the other 593 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Virginia by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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||# 192||68th|
|Population Density||# 311||48th|
|Diversity Index||# 271||54th|
|Median Household Income||# 508||15th|
|Per Capita Income||# 443||25th|
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