Rockdale County, GA Demographic Data

Rockdale County, GA Summary

Rockdale County is located in Georgia
  • Population: 85,820
  • Area: 132.10 sq. miles
    • Land Area: 129.79 sq. miles
    • Water Area: 2.31 sq. miles
  • Population Density: 649.66 people per sq. mile
  • Elevation: 857.94 ft
  • Time Zone: Eastern Standard Time (GMT -5)
  • Daylight Savings: Yes

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Rockdale County, GA Gender Breakdown

Gender
Number
Percent
National Avg
Female
47,044
53%
50.8
Male
41,812
47%
49.2
Total Population
88,856
 
321,419,000

Rockdale County, GA Age Breakdown

Age Group
Number
Percent
National Avg
Under 5 Years
5,085
5.7% 
6.2
5 to 9 Years
6,021
6.8% 
6.4
10 to 14 Years
7,275
8.2% 
6.4
15 to 19 Years
6,420
7.2% 
6.7
20 to 24 Years
6,813
7.7% 
7.0
25 to 34 Years
9,190
10.3% 
13.7
35 to 44 Years
11,926
13.4% 
12.7
45 to 54 Years
12,577
14.2% 
13.4
55 to 59 Years
6,270
7.1% 
6.7
60 to 64 Years
5,548
6.2% 
6.0
65 to 74 Years
7,821
8.8% 
8.6
75 to 84 Years
2,641
3.0% 
4.4
85 Years and Over
1,269
1.4% 
1.9
Age Statistics
Number
Percent
National Avg
18 Years and over
66,122
74.4%
77.1
Female
35,518
53.7%
51.4
Male
30,604
46.3%
48.6
21 Years and over
61,297
69.0%
72.9
62 Years and over
15,834
17.8%
18.3
65 Years and over
11,731
13.2%
14.9
Female
6,733
57.4%
55.9
Male
4,998
42.6%
44.1
Median Age (years)
38
NR
NR

Rockdale County, GA Race Breakdown

Race
Number
Percent
National Avg
One Race
85,940
96.7% 
96.9
White
38,307
43.1% 
73.1
Black or African American
45,041
50.7% 
12.7
American Indian and Alaska Native
0
0.0% 
0.8
Asian
1,679
1.9% 
5.4
Asian Indian
NR
NR 
1.2
Chinese
NR
NR 
1.3
Filipino
NR
NR 
0.9
Japanese
NR
NR 
0.2
Korean
NR
NR 
0.5
Vietnamese
NR
NR 
0.5
Other Asian
NR
NR 
0.8
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander
0
0.0% 
0.2
Native Hawaiian
NR
NR 
0.1
Guamanian or Chamorro
NR
NR 
0.0
Samoan
NR
NR 
0.0
Other Pacific Islander
NR
NR 
0.1
Some Other Race
913
1.0% 
4.8
Two or More Races
2,916
3.3% 
3.1
Hispanic Statistics
Number
Percent
National Avg
Hispanic or Latino (of any race)
8,898
10.0% 
17.6
Mexican
NR
NR 
11.1
Puerto Rican
NR
NR 
1.7
Cuban
NR
NR 
0.7
Other Hispanic or Latino
NR
NR 
4.1
Not Hispanic or Latino
79,958
90.0% 
82.4

Rockdale County, GA Educational Attainment

Education Level
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than 9th grade
3,134
5.5% 
5.5
9th to 12th grade, no diploma
4,180
7.3% 
7.3
High school graduate (includes equivalent)
19,622
34.3% 
27.6
Some college, no degree
11,562
20.2% 
20.7
Associate's Degree
4,234
7.4% 
8.2
Bachelor's Degree
10,067
17.6% 
19.0
Graduate or professional degree
4,443
7.8% 
11.6
Education Summary
Number
Percent
National Avg
< High School Graduate
7,314
12.8%
12.8
High School Graduate or Higher
49,928
87.3%
87.1
Bachelor's Degree or Higher
14,510
25.4%
30.6

Rockdale County, GA Marital Status

Marital Status
Number
Percent
National Avg
Never Married
25,084
35.6%
33.5%
Now Married
33,115
47.0%
47.5
Divorced
7,872
11.2%
11.0%
Separated
1,248
1.8%
2.1
Widowed
3,156
4.5
5.8%

Rockdale County, GA Language Spoken at Home

Language
Number
Percent
National Avg
English Only
74,765
89.2%
78.5%
Languages other than english
9,006
10.8%
21.5%
Spanish
NR
NR
13.3
Other indo-european languages
NR
NR
3.7
Asian and Pacific islander languages
NR
NR
3.5
Other Languages
NR
NR
1

Rockdale County, GA Household Income

Household Income
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than $10,000
1,013
0.0%
0.0
$10,000 to $14,999
1,941
0.0%
0.0
$15,000 to $24,999
3,522
0.0%
0.0
$25,000 to $34,999
2,985
0.0%
0.0
$35,000 to $49,999
5,825
0.0%
0.0
$50,000 to $74,999
6,819
0.0%
0.0
$75,000 to $99,999
3,136
0.0%
0.0
$100,000 to $149,000
3,954
0.0%
0.0
$150,000 to $199,999
1,601
0.0%
0.0
$200,000 or more
435
0.0%
0.0
Median household income
50,761
 
55,775
Per capita income
22,664
 
29,979

Rockdale County, GA Employment Breakdown

Industry
Number
Percent
National Avg
Agriculture, forestry, fishing, hunting and mining
0
0.0%
1.9
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services
2,127
5.3%
9.8
Construction
2,811
7.1%
6.4
Educational services, health care and social assistance
8,671
21.8%
22.9
Finance, insurance, real estate, rental, and leasing
1,762
4.4%
6.5
Information
1,662
4.2%
2.1
Manufacturing
6,179
15.5%
10.3
Other services except public administration
1,415
3.6%
4.9
Professional, scientific, management, administrative and waste management services
4,050
10.2%
11.3
Public administration
3,073
7.7%
4.6
Retail trade
4,049
10.2%
11.5
Transportation, warehousing and utilities
3,472
8.7%
5.1
Wholesale trade
527
1.3%
2.7
Occupation
Number
Percent
National Avg
Construction, extraction, maintenance, and repair occupations
4,181
10.5%
9.0%
Management, professional, and related occupations
12,400
31.2%
37.1%
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations
8,455
21.2%
12.3%
Sales and office occupations
9,691
24.4%
23.6%
Service occupations
5,071
12.7%
18.0%

Rockdale County, GA Commute Statistics

Commute Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Workers 16 Years and over
38,973
 
 
Car, truck, or van - drove alone
29,794
76.4%
76.6
Car, truck, or van - carpooled
6,807
17.5%
9.0
Public transportation (excluding taxicab)
627
1.6%
5.2
Walked
471
1.2%
2.8
Other means
34
0.1%
1.8
Worked at home
1,240
3.2%
4.6
Mean travel time to work (Minutes)
30.0
 
26.0

Rockdale County, GA Vehicles per Household

Vehicles per Household
Number
Percent
National Avg
None
621
2.0%
8.9
1 vehicles
11,991
38.4%
33.5
2 vehicles
12,756
40.8%
37.2
3 or more
5,863
18.8%
20.3

Rockdale County, GA Housing Occupancy

Housing Occupancy
Number
Percent
National Avg
Total Housing Units
 
 
Occupied Housing Units
31,231
93.6%
87.7
Owner Occupied
20,779
66.5%
63.0
Renter Occupied
10,452
33.5%
37.0
Vacant Housing Units
2,138
6.4%
12.3
Homeowner Vacancy Rate
3
NR
NR
Rental Vacancy Rate
8
NR
NR
Average household size of owner-occupied unit
3.0
NR
3.0
Average household size of renter-occupied unit
3.0
NR
3.0

Rockdale County, GA Rooms per Residence

Rooms per Residence
Number
Percent
National Avg
Total Housing Units
33,369
1 room
871
2.6%
2.3
2 rooms
64
0.2%
2.5
3 rooms
696
2.1%
9.0
4 rooms
5,139
15.4%
16.6
5 rooms
5,602
16.8%
20.0
6 rooms
7,265
21.8%
17.9
7 rooms
5,113
15.3%
12.1
8 rooms
4,194
12.6%
8.5
9 rooms or more
4,425
13.3%
11.1
Median Rooms
6
 

Rockdale County, GA Structure Type Statistics

Structure Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Total Housing Units
33,369
 
 
1-unit, detached
24,910
74.7%
61.4
1-unit, attached
486
1.5%
5.8
2-units
873
2.6%
3.7
3 or 4 units
1,905
5.7%
4.5
5 to 9 units
2,326
7.0%
4.8
10 to 19 units
829
2.5%
4.6
20 or more units
659
2.0%
8.8
Mobile home
1,381
4.1%
6.3
Boat, RV, van, etc.
0
0.0%
0.1

Rockdale County, GA Housing Age Statistics

Housing Age
Number
Percent
National Avg
1939 or earlier
107
0.3%
13.0%
1940 to 1949
259
0.8%
5.1%
1950 to 1959
216
0.6%
10.5%
1960 to 1969
1,056
3.2%
10.8%
1970 to 1979
5,212
15.6%
15.5%
1980 to 1989
9,793
29.3%
13.6%
1990 to 1999
9,666
29.0%
14.0%
2000 to 2009
6,453
19.3%
14.5%
2010 to 2013
389
1.2%
2.5%
2014 or later
218
0.7%
0.5%

Rockdale County, GA Household Heating

Heating Fuel Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Utility Gas
NR
NR
48.2
Bottled, tank, or LP gas
NR
NR
4.7
Electricity
NR
NR
38.2
Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
NR
NR
5.1
Coal or coke
NR
NR
0.1
Wood
NR
NR
2.0
Solar energy
NR
NR
0.1
Other fuel
NR
NR
0.5
No fuel used
NR
NR
1.2

Rockdale County, GA Mortgage Statistics

Mortgage Payments
Number
Percent
National Avg
Housing units with a mortgage
NR
 
47140700.0
Less than $500
NR
NR
1.5%
$500 to $999
NR
NR
20.5%
$3,000 or more
NR
NR
9.9%
$1,500 to 1,999
NR
NR
20.3%
$2,000 to $2,499
NR
NR
11.8%
$2,500 to $2,999
NR
NR
6.8%
$1,000 to 1,499
NR
NR
29.2%
Mortgage Payment as % of Income
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than 20.0%
6,668
44.9%
43.6%
20.0% to 24.9%
2,140
14.4%
15.9%
25.0% to 29.9%
1,914
12.9%
10.9%
30.0% to 34.9%
746
5.0%
7.3%
35.0% or more
3,381
22.8%
22.3%
Not Computed
361
NR
NR

Rockdale County, GA Rent Statistics

Rent Payment Amount
Number
Percent
National Avg
Occupied Units Paying Rent
NR 
 
41,410,200 
Less than $500
NR
NR
11.0%
$500 to $999
NR
NR
42.7%
$3,000 or more
NR
NR
1.5%
$1,500 to $1,999
NR
NR
11.0%
$2,000 to $2,499
NR
NR
4.1%
$2,500 to $2,999
NR
NR
1.7%
$1,000 to $1,499
NR
NR
27.9%
No Cash Rent
NR
NR
2,291,570
Median (Dollars)
909
NR
959
Rent Payment as % of Income
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than 15.0%
437
4.5%
12.6%
15.0% to 19.9%
1,854
18.9%
12.5%
20.0% to 24.9%
1,476
15.1%
12.8%
25.0% to 29.9%
1,226
12.5%
11.5%
30.0% to 34.9%
432
4.4%
9.2%
35.0% or more
4,378
44.7%
41.4%
Not Computed
649
NR
NR

Rockdale County, GA Property Value

Property Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Specified Owner-Occupied Units
20,779
 
74,506,500
Less then $50,000
995
4.8%
7.5%
$50,000 to $99,999
3,810
18.3%
7.5%
$100,000 to $149,000
5,699
27.4%
15.0%
$150,000 to $199,000
4,551
21.9%
14.8%
$200,000 to $299,999
4,276
20.6%
18.8%
$300,000 to $499,999
1,137
5.5%
17.3%
$500,000 to $999,999
259
1.2%
9.7%
$1,000,000 or more
52
0.3%
2.7%
Median (Dollars)
149,100
 
194,500
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