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About Rocky Mount

Rocky Mount is a suburb in the Roanoke Metro Area and in the Franklin County. It has a population of 4,916 and a population density of 719, which is 87% above the national average. It has a median age of 43, which is same as the Roanoke Metro median age and 4 years above the national average.


Rocky Mount has a median home value of $222,400, which is 16% below the Metro average.The average rent of $1,077 is 14% below the metro average rent and 48% below the national average rent. The average household income in Rocky Mount is $58,678 , which is 9% below the Metro average household income and 22% below the national average of household income.


The average school rating in Rocky Mount is 5. Rocky Mount also has a crime index 115 that is above the Metro average and above the National average.


$222,400Median Home Value
$265,276 Roanoke Metro Area
$1,077Median Rent
$1,256 Roanoke Metro Area
3 /10 - 6 /10
School Rating
115
Crime Index
100
National Crime Index
35 mins To Roanoke Metro Area

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Rocky Mount's population is made up of 49% married, 30% single, 11% divorced and 11% widowed. Baby Boomers make up the largest percentage of the population at 38%, while Millennials have the second largest segment at 22%. Homeowners make up 68% of the population in Rocky Mount.

4,916Population
315,389 Roanoke Metro Area
719Population Density
  • 42% Male
  • 58% Female
43 Median Age
43 Roanoke Metro Area
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The Per Capita income in Rocky Mount is $24,271. The Median Household Income is $58,678 and the Rocky Mount Unemployment Rate is 5%.

$24,271Income Per Capita
$37,081 Roanoke Metro Area
$58,678Median Household Income
$64,596 Roanoke Metro Area
16% Poverty Rate
13% Roanoke Metro Area
5% Unemployment Rate
3% Roanoke Metro Area
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$222,400Median Home Value
$265,276 Roanoke Metro Area
$1,077Median Rent
$1,256 Roanoke Metro Area
2Average Household Size
2 Roanoke Metro Area

Occupancy Type

Renters
32%
Home Owners
68%
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3 /10 - 6 /10
School Rating
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Top Schools in Rocky Mount

Franklin County Public Schools School District
7
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540 East Court Street, Rocky Mount, VA, 24151
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Franklin County Public Schools School District
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3101 Sontag Road, Rocky Mount, VA, 24151
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Franklin County Public Schools School District
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555 School Board Road, Rocky Mount, VA, 24151
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Franklin County Public Schools School District
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375 Middle School Road, Rocky Mount, VA, 24151
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35 mins
Roanoke Metro Area
Commute To
GSO Airport
1 hr 36 mins
Morehead Township, NC
1 hr 36 mins
Jefferson College of Health Sciences
31 mins
Virginia University of Lynchburg
1 hr 33 mins
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Rocky Mount crime index is 115 which is higher than the national average. Click here to see the Safest Places to Live in Rocky Mount.

115
Crime Index
100
National Crime Index

Crime Index represents the risk of crime occurring in a area and is measured against national index of 100. If the Crime Index of an area is above 100 the crime in that area is relatively higher when compared to US. If the Crime Index of an area is below 100 the crime in that area is lower when compared to US.

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