Rockwell, Iowa

Population 974

Rockwell is located in Cerro Gordo County, IA. The population is 974, making Rockwell the 4th largest city in Cerro Gordo County.

There are 2 public schools in Rockwell with an average Homefacts rating of B. The total crime rate for Rockwell is moderate , and there are 0 registered sex offenders residing in the city. Unemployment in Rockwell is low and the median home sales price is $0. Detailed and up-to-date Rockwell property reports are available for any property address.

Cities near Rockwell include Geneseo Township, Bath Township and Dougherty Township.

Rockwell Neighborhood Report


School Rating is Very good
  • No High School Diploma: 7.5%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 80.7%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 11.8%

Crime Rate

30.27% Higher than national avg.
  • Auto theft: 208
  • Violent Crimes: 652
  • Robbery: 4
  • Burglary: 430
  • Property Crime: 2
  • Larceny Theft: 2

Registered Offenders

100.00% Lower than national avg.
  • 0 offenders in Rockwell
  • 0.00 offenders/10,000 residents

Environmental Hazards

2 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 0
  • Registered Polluters: 0
  • Superfunds: 2
  • Tanks & Spills: 0


Low 2.9%
  • Iowa unemployment average: 2.9%
  • National unemployment average: 3.7%

Property Values

Median Property Value $0

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2 Public Schools view public schools

There are 2 K-12 public schools in Rockwell, IA and 0 private schools. Homefacts rates Rockwell's schools as Very good, with an overall B rating.

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  • Good news! No offenders found in Rockwell, IA.

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  • Good news! No Drug lab found in Rockwell, IA

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1 Building Permits View All

  • In 2013, the city of Rockwell, IA issued 1 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes.
  • In 2012, the city of Rockwell, IA issued 1 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes.
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Fair Market Rents

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  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $545
  • 1 Bedroom: $624
  • 2 Bedrooms: $821
  • 3 Bedrooms: $1,065
  • 4 Bedrooms: $1,246

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Environmental Hazards

2 Environmental Hazards

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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HEALTHY (292/314)
    Rockwell, IA has 92.99% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 1 COUNTY
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  • UV Index MODERATE 4.33 Average
    Rockwell, IA is a moderate risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 13.98°
  • February 19.45°
  • March 33.7°
  • April 46.32°
  • May 60.79°
  • June 68.37°
  • July 72.68°
  • August 69.16°
  • September 61.15°
  • October 49.03°
  • November 34.45°
  • December 17.67°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Rockwell, IA

Rockwell, IA has a very low risk of earthquakes.
Rockwell, IA has no risk of hurricanes.
Rockwell, IA has a high risk of hail storms.
Rockwell, IA has a high risk of tornadoes.

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Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Rockwell, IA: $53,261


Unemployment in Rockwell is 2.9%. It is lower than the state and national averages, 2.9% and 3.7% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 45.60%
White Collar - 54.40%


State Representatives

  • Gov. Terry E. Branstad
  • Sen. Joni Ernst
  • Sen. Chuck Grassley

City Representatives

  • Steve King

Neighborhood Info

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2 Cemeteries view all

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0 Fire Stations view all

  • No fire stations found in Rockwell, IA

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1 Retirement Home view all

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