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Population in 2012: 4,144 (96% urban, 4% rural). Population change since 2000: +7.1%
 

Males: 1,948  (47.0%)
Females: 2,196  (53.0%)

Median resident age:  35.3 years
Georgia median age:  39.7 years

Zip codes: 30153.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $33,480 (it was $32,171 in 2000)
Rockmart:

$33,480
GA:

$47,209
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $23,521

Rockmart city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $90,530 (it was $76,700 in 2000)
Rockmart:

$90,530
GA:

$142,300
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $124,428; Detached houses: $125,408; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $106,435; Mobile homes: $39,026

Median gross rent in 2012: $601.

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  • White alone - 3,098 (73.8%)
  • Black alone - 869 (20.7%)
  • Hispanic - 108 (2.6%)
  • Two or more races - 76 (1.8%)
  • Asian alone - 33 (0.8%)
  • American Indian alone - 11 (0.3%)
  • Other race alone - 4 (0.10%)

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Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Rockmart: 81.8 (low, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: United States (23.2%), Irish (14.6%), English (13.8%), Dutch (7.6%), German (7.4%), French (2.5%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 788 feet

Land area: 4.34 square miles.

Population density: 955 people per square mile 
 
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For population 25 years and over in Rockmart:

  • High school or higher: 78.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 11.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.2%
  • Unemployed: 15.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 30.3 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Rockmart city:

  • Never married: 22.4%
  • Now married: 50.5%
  • Separated: 4.1%
  • Widowed: 5.6%
  • Divorced: 17.5%

66 residents are foreign born

This city:  1.6%
Georgia:  9.5%



According to our research of Georgia and other state lists there were 48 registered sex offenders living in Rockmart, Georgia as of August 30, 2014.
The ratio of number of residents in Rockmart to the number of sex offenders is 86 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $960 (1.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $500 (0.5%)

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Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Marietta, GA (29.4 miles , pop. 58,748).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Atlanta, GA (40.8 miles , pop. 416,474).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (560.6 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Aragon, GA (1.7 miles ), Braswell, GA (2.3 miles) , Taylorsville, GA (2.6 miles ), Yorkville, GA (3.2 miles) , Cedartown, GA (3.4 miles ), Euharlee, GA (3.4 miles ), Huntsville, GA (3.6 miles) , Dallas, GA (3.7 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 13 buildings, average cost: $60,400
  • 1998: 12 buildings, average cost: $86,800
  • 1999: 107 buildings, average cost: $33,900
  • 2000: 22 buildings, average cost: $68,300
  • 2001: 11 buildings, average cost: $68,600
  • 2002: 34 buildings, average cost: $70,000
  • 2003: 45 buildings, average cost: $80,200
  • 2004: 56 buildings, average cost: $76,500
  • 2005: 42 buildings, average cost: $82,100
  • 2006: 31 buildings, average cost: $87,700
  • 2007: 21 buildings, average cost: $112,600
  • 2008: 6 buildings, average cost: $113,800
  • 2009: 4 buildings, average cost: $101,300
  • 2010: 0 buildings
  • 2011: 0 buildings
  • 2012: 0 buildings

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Latitude: 34.00 N, Longitude: 85.05 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +1,802 (+43.2%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 752 (38.7%)

Area codes: 678, 770

Rockmart household income distribution Rockmart home values distribution


 

Crime rates in Rockmart by Year
Type 2001 2002 2003 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012
Murders 3000010010
per 100,000 75.70.00.00.00.021.90.00.023.50.0
Rapes 2125002724
per 100,000 50.524.750.3112.40.00.043.3155.947.094.6
Robberies 1124323357
per 100,000 25.224.750.389.967.043.864.966.8117.5165.5
Assaults 151199141315232312
per 100,000 378.5271.8226.2202.3312.5284.7324.5512.4540.7283.7
Burglaries 49522832402737525275
per 100,000 1236.41284.9703.7719.4892.9591.3800.51158.41222.41773.0
Thefts 1297289116146136117105183219
per 100,000 3255.11779.12236.72607.93258.92978.52531.42339.14301.85177.3
Auto thefts 5111014155159177
per 100,000 126.2271.8251.3314.7334.8109.5324.5200.5399.6165.5
Arson 1000000000
per 100,000 25.20.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
City-data.com crime rate (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 295.9) 496.5261.6256.6333.6299.0280.2299.0433.3512.1520.9

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Crime rate in Rockmart detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 19 (17 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

4.02
Georgia average:

2.77

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Rockmart, Georgia accommodation, waste management, arts - Economy and Business Data

Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

8.9%
Georgia:

9.1%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +495 (+14.7%).

Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (36%)
  • Utilities (11%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (9%)
  • Construction (7%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (6%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (6%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (22%)
  • Manufacturing (21%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Educational services (13%)
  • Information (9%)
  • Wholesale trade (6%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (5%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (7%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (6%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (6%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (5%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (5%)
  • Operations specialties managers except financial managers (4%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4%)
  • Information and record clerks except customer service representatives (10%)
  • Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers (9%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (7%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (5%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (4%)

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Tornado activity:

Rockmart-area historical tornado activity is above Georgia state average. It is 181% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/27/1994, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 8.8 miles away from the Rockmart city center killed 3 people and injured 20 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 3/27/1994, a category F4 tornado 21.3 miles away from the city center killed 22 people and injured 150 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Rockmart-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Georgia state average. It is 91% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/29/2003 at 08:59:39, a magnitude 4.9 (4.4 MB, 4.6 MW, 4.9 LG, Depth: 12.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 47.4 miles away from the city center
On 12/8/2001 at 01:08:21, a magnitude 3.9 (3.9 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 85.0 miles away from Rockmart center
On 7/19/1997 at 17:06:34, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 74.1 miles away from the city center
On 3/21/2001 at 23:35:35, a magnitude 3.2 (3.2 MD, Depth: 1.9 mi) earthquake occurred 63.1 miles away from the city center
On 4/5/1994 at 22:21:59, a magnitude 3.2 (3.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 70.9 miles away from Rockmart center
On 1/15/1993 at 02:02:51, a magnitude 3.2 (3.1 LG, 3.2 MD, Depth: 1.1 mi) earthquake occurred 74.2 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Polk County (8) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 5
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 2, Tornadoes: 2, Winds: 2, Hurricanes: 2, Storms: 2, Tornadoes: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Snowfall: 1, Drought: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Rockmart topographic map

Birthplace of: Bill Calhoun (baseball) - Major League Baseball pitcher, Danny Roberts (The Real World) - Actor, Harry Dean (baseball) - Baseball player.


Hospitals/medical centers in Rockmart:

  • CREST MEDICAL CENTER/ROCKMART-ARAGON (Hospital, provides emergency services, 1010 NORTH PIEDMONT AVENUE)
  • ROCKMART NURSING AND REHAB CTR (Nursing Home, 528 HUNTER STREET)
  • ROCKMART NURSING CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, 528 HUNTER ST)

Political contributions by individuals in Rockmart, GA

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Rockmart:

  • Georgia Highlands College (about 15 miles; Rome, GA; Full-time enrollment: 3,194)
  • Georgia Northwestern Technical College (about 17 miles; Rome, GA; FT enrollment: 3,053)
  • West Georgia Technical College (about 24 miles; Waco, GA; FT enrollment: 2,833)
  • Kennesaw State University (about 27 miles; Kennesaw, GA; FT enrollment: 16,535)
  • Chattahoochee Technical College (about 30 miles; Marietta, GA; FT enrollment: 5,335)
  • University of West Georgia (about 31 miles; Carrollton, GA; FT enrollment: 8,675)
  • Southern Polytechnic State University (about 31 miles; Marietta, GA; FT enrollment: 3,532)

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Public elementary/middle schools in Rockmart:

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Notable location: Rockmart Fire Department (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Rockmart include: First Baptist Church of Rockmart (A), Piedmont Avenue Baptist Church (B), Second Baptist Church of Rockmart (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: Rose Hill Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Creek: Simpson Creek (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Hotels: Garden Inn & Suites (1275 North Piedmont Avenue), Days Inn Rockmart (105 Gtm Parkway).

Court: Polk County - Cedartown- Magistrate Court (200 South Marble Street).

 
Polk County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential
Air pollution and air quality trends
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AQI  SO2 Ozone  PM2.5 PM10 NO2 CO  Pb 

Air Quality Index (AQI)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2010 was 34.9. This is about average.
City:

34.9
U.S.:

32.0
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 10.5. This is about average. Closest monitor was 5.2 miles away from the city center.
City:

10.5
U.S.:

9.6
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 24.8. This is about average. Closest monitor was 23.1 miles away from the city center.
City:

24.8
U.S.:

22.1
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 2.48. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 5.2 miles away from the city center.
City:

2.48
U.S.:

9.39
Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2010 was 0.190. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 5.2 miles away from the city center.
City:

0.190
U.S.:

0.334
Lead (Pb) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 0.00185. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 5.2 miles away from the city center.
City:

0.00185
U.S.:

0.02218


Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 12.2%
(7.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 41.8% for Black residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)

Average household size:
This city:  2.5 people
Georgia:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  66.4%
Whole state:  68.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  7.1%
Whole state:  5.9%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households

Detailed information about poverty and poor residents in Rockmart, GA


70 people in nursing homes in 2000

Rockmart compared to Georgia state average:

  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.


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Banks with branches in Rockmart (2011 data):

  • Century Bank of Georgia: Rockmark Branch at 1400 Nathan Dean Pkwy, branch established on 2011/11/11; Community Bank Of Rockmart Branch at 1400 Chattahoochee Drive, branch established on 2005/05/09. Info updated 2011/11/14: Bank assets: $147.6 mil, Deposits: $125.1 mil, headquarters in Cartersville, GA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 4 total offices, Holding Company: Cbb Bancorp
  • SunTrust Bank: Rockmart Branch at 500 East Elm Street, branch established on 1900/10/30. Info updated 2010/05/27: Bank assets: $171,291.7 mil, Deposits: $129,833.2 mil, headquarters in Atlanta, GA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1716 total offices, Holding Company: Suntrust Banks, Inc.
  • Regions Bank: Rockmart Branch at 110 South Piedmont Avenue, branch established on 1990/03/01. Info updated 2011/02/24: Bank assets: $123,368.2 mil, Deposits: $98,301.3 mil, headquarters in Birmingham, AL, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1778 total offices, Holding Company: Regions Financial Corporation
  • The First National Bank of Polk County: Rockmart Branch at 131 West Elm Street, branch established on 1973/09/17. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $154.6 mil, Deposits: $137.1 mil, headquarters in Cedartown, GA, negative income in the last year, 3 total offices, Holding Company: Southcrest Financial Group, Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012


Rockmart travel time to work - commute


Rockmart mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (62%)
  • Electricity (37%)
  • Wood (1%)
  • No fuel used (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Rockmart city (based on Polk County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 55.92%
Here55.9%
USA50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameSouthern Baptist ConventionUnited Methodist ChurchChurch of God (Cleveland, Tennessee)Catholic ChurchChurches of Christ
Adherents79.0%10.1%2.6%2.1%1.8%
Congregations55.6%14.3%4.8%1.6%4.8%
NamePresbyterian Church (USA)New Hope Baptist AssociationLDS (Mormon) ChurchInternational Pentecostal Holiness ChurchOther
Adherents1.5%1.2%0.6%0.5%0.8%
Congregations3.2%3.2%1.6%1.6%9.5%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 7
Polk County:

1.69 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

1.91 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 10
Polk County:

2.42 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

0.86 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 27
Polk County:

6.52 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.12 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 24
Here:

5.80 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.41 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

10.8%
Georgia:

10.4%
Adult obesity rate:
Polk County:

27.8%
Georgia:

27.8%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

14.3%
State:

14.6%

Local government employment and payroll (March 2007)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Other Government Administration 12$32,000$32,0006$1,900
Judicial and Legal 0$0 1$300
Police Protection - Officers 16$46,921$35,1910$0
Police - Other 2$4,704$28,2240$0
Firefighters 18$46,115$30,7431$842
Streets and Highways 4$9,110$27,3304$4,655
Solid Waste Management 4$9,110$27,3305$4,655
Sewerage 7$41,500$71,1430$0
Parks and Recreation 3$6,382$25,5281$1,488
Water Supply 6$21,357$42,7142$1,727
Local Libraries 0$0 1$394
Other and Unallocable 1$3,233$38,7960$0
Totals for Government 73$220,432$36,23521$15,961

Rockmart government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Construction - Water Utilities: $473,000 ($114.14)
    Sewerage: $315,000 ($76.01)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $642,000 ($154.92)
    Water Utilities: $501,000 ($120.90)
    Fire Protection: $445,000 ($107.38)
    Regular Highways: $366,000 ($88.32)
    Solid Waste Management: $341,000 ($82.29)
    Sewerage: $334,000 ($80.60)
    Central Staff Services: $264,000 ($63.71)
    General - Other: $144,000 ($34.75)
    Libraries: $70,000 ($16.89)
    Parks & Recreation: $50,000 ($12.07)
    General Public Buildings: $45,000 ($10.86)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $40,000 ($9.65)
    Health Services - Other: $36,000 ($8.69)
    Welfare - Other: $36,000 ($8.69)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $28,000 ($6.76)
    Housing & Community Development: $14,000 ($3.38)
    Corrections - Other: $1,000 ($0.24)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $0 ($0.00)
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - Solid Waste Management: $82,000 ($19.79)
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $14,000 ($3.38)
    Corrections: $1,000 ($0.24)
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $993,000 ($239.62)
    Fire Protection: $50,000 ($12.07)
    Regular Highways: $48,000 ($11.58)
    Police Protection: $33,000 ($7.96)
    Central Staff: $28,000 ($6.76)
    Parks & Recreation: $23,000 ($5.55)
    Water Utilities: $6,000 ($1.45)
    Protective Inspection & Regulation, NEC: $5,000 ($1.21)
    Sewerage: $4,000 ($0.97)
    Libraries: $2,000 ($0.48)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $1,541,000 ($371.86)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $225,000 ($54.30)

Rockmart government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $621,000 ($149.86)
    Solid Waste Management: $289,000 ($69.74)
    All Other: $45,000 ($10.86)
    Parks & Recreation: $11,000 ($2.65)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $791,000 ($190.88)
    General Support: $453,000 ($109.31)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $100,000 ($24.13)
    Interest Earnings: $61,000 ($14.72)
    Special Assessments: $20,000 ($4.83)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $932,000 ($224.90)
  • State Intergovernmental - All Other: $701,000 ($169.16)
    Housing & Community Development: $117,000 ($28.23)
  • Tax - Property: $859,000 ($207.29)
    Public Utilities: $319,000 ($76.98)
    Other Selective Sales: $150,000 ($36.20)
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $89,000 ($21.48)
    NEC: $68,000 ($16.41)

Rockmart government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $3,745,000 ($903.72)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Water Utilities: $3,629,000 ($875.72)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Water Utilities: $115,000 ($27.75)

Rockmart government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $3,513,000 ($847.73)

6.04% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($30,141 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.04%
Georgia average:

10.98%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
from Floyd County, GA  1.22% ($24,916 average AGI)
from Paulding County, GA  0.63% ($36,658)
from Bartow County, GA  0.62% ($27,244)


5.54% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($27,683 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.54%
Georgia average:

9.55%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
to Floyd County, GA  1.20% ($28,807 average AGI)
to Bartow County, GA  0.69% ($24,302)
to Paulding County, GA  0.49% ($31,435)

Strongest AM radio stations in Rockmart:

  • WZOT (1220 AM; 1 kW; ROCKMART, GA; Owner: BROADCAST INVESTMENT ASSOCIATES, INC)
  • WKNG (1060 AM; daytime; 50 kW; TALLAPOOSA, GA; Owner: WKNG, INC.)
  • WFTD (1080 AM; daytime; 50 kW; MARIETTA, GA; Owner: PRIETO ENTERPRISES, INC.)
  • WMLB (1160 AM; 50 kW; EAST POINT, GA; Owner: ATLANTA AREA BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WGST (640 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WCNN (680 AM; 50 kW; NORTH ATLANTA, GA; Owner: DICKEY BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WAZX (1550 AM; 50 kW; SMYRNA, GA; Owner: GA-MEX BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WNSI (810 AM; 50 kW; JACKSONVILLE, AL; Owner: UNITED BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WSB (750 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WAOK (1380 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WGUN (1010 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: WGUN, INC.)
  • WQXI (790 AM; 28 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: JEFFERSON-PILOT COMMUNICATIONS COMPANY OF GEORGIA)
  • WAOS (1600 AM; 20 kW; AUSTELL, GA; Owner: LA FAVORITA, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Rockmart:

  • WJCK (88.3 FM; PIEDMONT, AL; Owner: IMMANUEL BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • W215BA (90.9 FM; ROME, GA; Owner: PENSACOLA CHRISTIAN COLLEGE, INC.)
  • WCCV (91.7 FM; CARTERSVILLE, GA; Owner: IMMANUEL BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WKCX (97.7 FM; ROME, GA; Owner: BRIAR CREEK BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WQTU (102.3 FM; ROME, GA; Owner: MCDOUGALD BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • W212AR (90.3 FM; LINDALE, GA; Owner: WAY-FM MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • W214AS (90.7 FM; WALESKA, GA; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • W221AW (92.1 FM; NORTH CANTON, GA; Owner: IMMANUEL BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WTSH-FM (107.1 FM; ROCKMART, GA; Owner: BROADCAST INVESTMENT ASSOCIATES, INC)
  • WMAX-FM (105.3 FM; BOWDON, GA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WALR-FM (104.1 FM; LA GRANGE, GA; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WTBJ (91.3 FM; OXFORD, AL; Owner: TRINITY CHRISTIAN ACADEMY)
  • WRHY (105.9 FM; CENTRE, AL; Owner: WILLIAMS COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WWWQ (100.5 FM; ANNISTON, AL; Owner: WNNX LICO, INC.)
  • WNNX (99.7 FM; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: WNNX LICO, INC.)
  • W234AG (94.7 FM; CHATSWORTH, GA; Owner: IMMANUEL BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WLCL (105.7 FM; CANTON, GA; Owner: CHEROKEE BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WLJS-FM (91.9 FM; JACKSONVILLE, AL; Owner: BD. OF TRUSTEES/JACKSONVILLE STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WKHX-FM (101.5 FM; MARIETTA, GA; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WCKS (102.7 FM; FRUITHURST, AL; Owner: WCKS, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Rockmart:

  • WUVG (Channel 34; ATHENS, GA; Owner: UNIVISION ATLANTA LLC)
  • WAGA (Channel 5; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • WSB-TV (Channel 2; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: WSB-TV HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WSKC-LP (Channel 59; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: KM LPTV OF ATLANTA, L.L.C.)
  • WXIA-TV (Channel 11; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: GANNETT GEORGIA, L.P.)
  • WPXA (Channel 14; ROME, GA; Owner: PAXSON ATLANTA LICENSE, INC.)
  • WATL (Channel 36; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: WATL, LLC)
  • WTBS (Channel 17; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: SUPERSTATION, INC.)
  • WGCL-TV (Channel 46; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: MEREDITH CORPORATION)
  • W04DB (Channel 4; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: VVILPTV, INC.)
  • WHSG (Channel 63; MONROE, GA; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WANN-LP (Channel 32; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: PRISM BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WDTA-LP (Channel 53; FAYETTEVILLE, GA; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • WUPA (Channel 69; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: VIACOM STATIONS GROUP OF ATLANTA INC.)
  • WPBA (Channel 30; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: BOARD OF EDUCATION OF THE CITY OF ATLANTA)
  • WTHC-LP (Channel 42; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: THE ATLANTA CHANNEL, INC.)

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2011 (per 100,000 population)

Rockmart, Georgia:
  • Fatal accident count: 22
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 36
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 6
  • Fatalities: 25
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 52
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 2
Georgia average:
  • Fatal accident count: 95
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 147
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 26
  • Fatalities: 103
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 246
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 13

See more detailed statistics of Rockmart fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here


National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 16
Total length: 79 meters (259ft)
Total costs: $367,000
Total average daily traffic: 121,090
Total average daily truck traffic: 664
Total future (year 2030) average daily traffic: 181,635

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 1920-1929: 1
  • 1930-1939: 2
  • 1940-1949: 0
  • 1950-1959: 1
  • 1960-1969: 3
  • 1970-1979: 3
  • 1980-1989: 0
  • 1990-1999: 0
  • 2000-2009: 6
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Rockmart, GA

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Rockmart)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

58 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Rockmart, GA)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

14 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

6
  • CEDARTOWN, 192 Knight Rd (Lat: 33.992028 Lon: -85.148278), Overall height: 77.4 m, Call Sign: WMM483, Licensee ID: L00129894
    Assigned Frequencies: 2112.00 MHz
    Grant Date: 01/23/2001, Expiration Date: 02/01/2011, Cancellation Date: 10/14/2008, Certifier: Brian D Kidney
    Registrant: Verizon Wireless (Vaw) LLC
  • ROCKMART, 64 14 Hwy 278 (Lat: 33.978139 Lon: -85.012444), Overall height: 95.4 m, Call Sign: WMS703
    Assigned Frequencies: 2128.00 MHz
    Grant Date: 02/06/2001, Expiration Date: 02/01/2011, Cancellation Date: 04/10/2001
    Registrant: Cingular Wireless LLC, 17330 Preston Road, Suite 100a, Dallas, TX 75252, Phone: (972) 733-2349, Fax: (972) 733-2852
  • TAYLORSVILLE, Davis Town Road (Lat: 34.061000 Lon: -84.978028), Type: Mast, Structure height: 106.7 m, Overall height: 109.7 m, Call Sign: WPSP596
    Assigned Frequencies: 6093.45 MHz, 6034.15 MHz, 6063.80 MHz, 6123.10 MHz, 6063.80 MHz
    Grant Date: 06/01/2011, Expiration Date: 07/05/2021, Certifier: Richard A Craig
    Registrant: Verizon Wireless, 1120 Sanctuary Pkwy, #150 Gasa5reg, Alpharetta, GA 30009-7630, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:
  • Rockmart, Lat: 33.999889 Lon: -85.069306, Call Sign: WPZA411
    Assigned Frequencies: 956.256 MHz
    Grant Date: 12/12/2003, Expiration Date: 12/12/2013, Certifier: Pam Herring
    Registrant: Invensys Metering, 450 N Gallatin Ave, Uniontown, PA 15401, Phone: (800) 638-3748, Fax: (800) 888-2403, Email:
  • CEDARTOWN, 192 Knight Rd (Lat: 33.992194 Lon: -85.148306), Type: Tower, Structure height: 73.8 m, Overall height: 78.9 m, Call Sign: WQKD366
    Assigned Frequencies: 6034.15 MHz, 6034.15 MHz
    Grant Date: 04/07/2009, Expiration Date: 04/07/2019, Cancellation Date: 02/07/2013, Certifier: Pamelia Y Hoof
    Registrant: Verizon Wireless, 1120 Sanctuary Pkwy, #150 Gasa5reg, Alpharetta, GA 30009-7630, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:
  • STATION, Near Goodyear Rubber Plant (Lat: 34.000361 Lon: -85.038833), Overall height: 54.9 m, Call Sign: KBR64, Licensee ID: L00008014
    Assigned Frequencies: 6828.75 MHz
    Grant Date: 08/23/2011, Expiration Date: 09/19/2021
    Registrant: Norfolk Southern Railway Company, 1200 Peachtree St. Ne - Box 123, Atlanta, GA 30309, Phone: (404) 529-1493, Fax: (404) 527-2914, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

57 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Rockmart)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

11 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Rockmart)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 106
  • Hazardous Condition: 44
  • Service Call: 14
  • Good Intent Call: 16

Incident types - Rockmart


See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Rockmart, GA

Most common first names in Rockmart, GA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James16169.2 years
William12773.7 years
Mary10477.5 years
John10372.7 years
Robert7568.1 years
Charles4970.5 years
Annie4678.9 years
George4274.0 years
Thomas3972.3 years
Willie3472.6 years
Most common last names in Rockmart, GA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Williams7574.1 years
Brown5067.8 years
Smith4373.9 years
Jones4173.7 years
Hulsey4173.5 years
White3777.0 years
Davis3477.3 years
Camp3175.4 years
Robinson3072.1 years
Morgan3075.2 years
Businesses in Rockmart, GA
NameCountNameCount
AT&T1RadioShack1
Arby's1Rite Aid1
AutoZone1SONIC Drive-In1
Dairy Queen1Subway2
Econo Lodge1Super 81
FedEx2Taco Bell1
H&R Block1True Value1
KFC1U-Haul1
Lane Furniture1UPS1
McDonald's1Waffle House1
Pizza Hut1Walmart1
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