StatisticRockwell CityIowaNational
Population density (sq mi)5245791
Median age45.238.037.7
Male/Female ratio1.5:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)50%60%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1842%44%43%
Speak English97%92%79%
Speak Spanish2%4%13%

Key findings

  • The population density in Rockwell City is 819% higher than Iowa
  • The median age in Rockwell City is 19% higher than Iowa
  • In Rockwell City 91.82% of the population is White
  • In Rockwell City 4.66% of the population is Black
  • In Rockwell City 0.41% of the population is Asian

Compare Rockwell City, IA Demographics


      Rockwell City population breakdown by race

      RaceRockwell CityIowaNational
      American Indian0.86%0.32%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.08%0.18%
      Mixed race1.94%1.97%3.06%
      Other race0.32%1.27%4.75%
      In Rockwell City, 3.4% of people are of Hispanic or Latino origin.
      Please note: Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in any/all of the applicable race categories above.

      Household income distribution

      Place of birth by citizenship

      Rockwell City age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

      Source: The Rockwell City, IA demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).