Rocky Mount, North Carolina

Current Temperature ° Population 57,307

Homefacts City Report

Schools

School Rating is Below Average
  • No High School Diploma: 17.2%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 63%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 19.7%

Crime Rate

26.5% Higher than national avg.
  • Auto theft: 45
  • Violent Crimes: 531
  • Robbery: 126
  • Burglary: 612
  • Property Crime: 3
  • Larceny Theft: 2

Registered Offenders

51.30% Higher than national avg.
  • 189 offenders in Rocky Mount
  • 32.98 offenders/10,000 residents

Real Estate

Median List Price $103,900
  • Median Sales Price: $38,350
  • Foreclosures: 132
  • Homes For Sale: 691
  • Homes For Rent: 1

Environmental Hazards

988 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 32
  • Registered Polluters: 18
  • Superfunds: 13
  • Tanks & Spills: 925

Unemployment

High 6.9%
  • North Carolina unemployment average: 4.4%
  • National unemployment average: 4.1%

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22 Public Schools view public schools

Summary
There are 22 K-12 public schools in Rocky Mount, NC and 7 private schools. Homefacts rates Rocky Mount's schools as Below Average, with an overall C- rating.

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Crime view details

189 Registered Offenders search the registered offender database

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*100 is national avg. Greater than 100 means higher crime, lower means less crime.
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0 Former Drug Labs view all

  • Good news! No Drug lab found in Rocky Mount, NC

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Real Estate Overview

Average Listing Price
$103,900 compared to December 2016
Median Sales Price
$38,350 compared to December 2016

Median Home Value

Housing Inventory

Property Type
  • Vacant
    15.9%
  • Rented
    40.4%
  • Owned
    43.6%

691 Homes For Sale View All

$79,900
2301 S Wesleyan Boulevard
Rocky Mount, NC 27803
-- Beds | -- Baths
$189,800
1012 Brassfield Court
Rocky Mount, NC 27803
3 Beds | 2 Baths
$89,900
829 Cedarbrook Drive
Rocky Mount, NC 27803
4 Beds | 1 Baths
$369,900
197 Brandywine Lane
Rocky Mount, NC 27809
4 Beds | 4 Baths

132 Foreclosures View All

median foreclosure price
No Data
$44,000
Bedford
Rocky Mount, NC 27801
4 Beds | 3 Baths
$26,000
Park
Rocky Mount, NC 27801
3 Beds | 1 Baths
$80,000
Rose
Rocky Mount, NC 27801
3 Beds | 1 Baths
$81,000
Wellington
Rocky Mount, NC 27803
3 Beds | 2 Baths

Foreclosure Status Distribution

Number Of Properties Per Bedroom (Distressed)

17 Building Permits View All

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  • In 2014, the city of Rocky Mount, NC issued 17 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes.
  • In 2013, the city of Rocky Mount, NC issued 26 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes.
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Building Permits By Year

1 Rental Property View All

$495
700 Pinehaven Drive
Rocky Mount, NC 27803
1 Beds | 1 Baths

Fair Market Rents

**Displaying data from Rocky Mount, NC
  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $570
  • 1 Bedroom: $578
  • 2 Bedrooms: $726
  • 3 Bedrooms: $996
  • 4 Bedrooms: $1,112

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Environmental Hazards

988 Environmental Hazards

  • Brownfields
    in Rocky Mount, NC
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  • Registered Polluters
    in Rocky Mount, NC
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  • Superfunds
    in Rocky Mount, NC
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  • Tanks & Spills
    in Rocky Mount, NC
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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HEALTHY (425/447)
    Rocky Mount, NC has 95.08% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 3 COUNTY
    Rocky Mount, NC is a green zone.
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  • UV Index HIGH 5.62 Average
    Rocky Mount, NC is a high risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Weather

Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 40.63°
  • February 44.1°
  • March 51.37°
  • April 60.88°
  • May 69.07°
  • June 77.26°
  • July 80.17°
  • August 78.66°
  • September 72.3°
  • October 61.12°
  • November 50.48°
  • December 44.2°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Rocky Mount, NC

Earthquakes
Rocky Mount, NC has a very low risk of earthquakes.
Hurricanes
Rocky Mount, NC has no risk of hurricanes.
Hail
Rocky Mount, NC has a moderate risk of hail storms.
Tornadoes
Rocky Mount, NC has a high risk of tornadoes.

Demographics view details

Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Rocky Mount, NC: $36,088

Unemployment

Unemployment in Rocky Mount is 6.9%. It is higher than the state and national averages, 4.4% and 4.1% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 47.71%
White Collar - 52.29%

Politics

State Representatives

  • Gov. Pat McCrory
  • Sen. Richard Burr
  • Sen. Thom Tillis

City Representatives

  • G.K. Butterfield
  • George Holding

Neighborhood Info

0 Airports view all

Nearest Major Airports

39 FCC Towers view all

1 Hospital view all

1 Library view all

1 Police Station view all

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