Rockwell City demographics profile

StatisticRockwell CityIowaNational
Population density (sq mi)5245591
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%
Rockwell City, IA has a population of 2,212 and is the 10,460th largest city in the United States. The population density is 524 per sq mi which is 858% higher than the Iowa average and 478% higher than the national average. The median age in Rockwell City is 45 which is approximately 19% higher than the Iowa average of 38. In Rockwell City, 50% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 97% speak English and 2% speak Spanish. 73% of Rockwell City residents were born in Iowa, 25% were born out of state, 1% were born outside of the United States and 1% were foreign born.
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  • The population density in Rockwell City is 858% 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 or African American.
  • In Rockwell City 0.41% of the population is Asian.

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Rockwell City population breakdown by race

RaceRockwell CityIowaNational
Black or African American4.66%3.32%12.63%
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.

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