Rockmart, Georgia

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Population in 2013: 4,168 (96% urban, 4% rural). Population change since 2000: +7.7%
 
Males: 2,007  (48.2%)
Females: 2,161  (51.8%)
Median resident age:  43.2 years
Georgia median age:  35.9 years

Zip codes: 30153.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $35,317 (it was $32,171 in 2000)
Rockmart:

$35,317
GA:

$47,829

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $22,465 (it was $16,272 in 2000)

Rockmart city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $92,185 (it was $76,700 in 2000)
Rockmart:

$92,185
GA:

$141,600

Median gross rent in 2013: $668.

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  • Races in Rockmart, GA (2010)

    Rockmart races chart
    • 3,09873.8%White alone
    • 86920.7%Black alone
    • 1082.6%Hispanic
    • 761.8%Two or more races
    • 330.8%Asian alone
    • 110.3%American Indian alone
    • 40.10%Other race alone

Races in Rockmart detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Rockmart: 81.9 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: United States (27.8%), Irish (16.0%), English (14.3%), Dutch (5.3%), German (4.3%), French (1.5%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 788 feet

Land area: 4.34 square miles.

Population density: 961 people per square mile   (low).

Rockmart,GA real estate house value index trend

Rockmart, Georgia map

For population 25 years and over in Rockmart:

  • High school or higher: 77.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 9.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.1%
  • Unemployed: 9.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 24.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Rockmart city:

  • Never married: 19.8%
  • Now married: 52.6%
  • Separated: 4.3%
  • Widowed: 7.9%
  • Divorced: 15.4%

44 residents are foreign born

This city:

1.0%
Georgia:

9.7%



According to our research of Georgia and other state lists there were 48 registered sex offenders living in Rockmart, Georgia as of July 29, 2015.
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 2013: $955 (0.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $615 (0.7%)

Rockmart satellite photo by USGS

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

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 34.00 N, Longitude: 85.05 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +1,563 (+37.1%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 539 (31.2%)

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 2013
Murders 30000100101
per 100,000 75.70.00.00.00.021.90.00.023.50.024.2
Rapes 21250027242
per 100,000 50.524.750.3112.40.00.043.3155.947.094.648.5
Robberies 11243233577
per 100,000 25.224.750.389.967.043.864.966.8117.5165.5169.7
Assaults 15119914131523231221
per 100,000 378.5271.8226.2202.3312.5284.7324.5512.4540.7283.7509.1
Burglaries 4952283240273752527591
per 100,000 1,236.41,284.9703.7719.4892.9591.3800.51,158.41,222.41,773.02,206.1
Thefts 1297289116146136117105183219328
per 100,000 3,255.11,779.12,236.72,607.93,258.92,978.52,531.42,339.14,301.85,177.37,951.5
Auto thefts 51110141551591777
per 100,000 126.2271.8251.3314.7334.8109.5324.5200.5399.6165.5169.7
Arson 10000000001
per 100,000 25.20.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.024.2
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 291.3) 496.7261.6256.7333.7299.1280.2299.1433.4512.3521.0718.5

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City-data.com crime index counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Rockmart detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 18 (16 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.88
Georgia average:

2.73
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

7.6%
Georgia:

7.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +495 (+14.7%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (34%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (8%)
  • Wholesale trade (7%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (7%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Utilities (6%)
  • Manufacturing (21%)
  • Health care and social assistance (17%)
  • Educational services (16%)
  • Information (13%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (31%)
  • Sales and related occupations (14%)
  • Management occupations (13%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (11%)
  • Material moving occupations (8%)
  • Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations (5%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (3%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (20%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (14%)
  • Production occupations (13%)
  • Sales and related occupations (12%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (11%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (10%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (6%)

Work and jobs in Rockmart: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Rockmart, Georgia

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Tornado activity:

Rockmart-area historical tornado activity is above Georgia state average. It is 89% 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 80% 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 8/2/1974 at 08:52:09, a magnitude 4.9 (4.3 MB, 4.9 LG) earthquake occurred 147.3 miles away from Rockmart center
On 1/18/1999 at 07:00:53, a magnitude 4.8 (4.8 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 133.5 miles away from the city center
On 11/30/1973 at 07:48:41, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB, 4.6 ML) earthquake occurred 138.6 miles away from the city center
On 10/24/1997 at 08:35:17, a magnitude 4.9 (4.8 MB, 4.2 MS, 4.9 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 237.7 miles away from Rockmart center
On 6/24/1975 at 11:11:36, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB) earthquake occurred 161.5 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), 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: Tornadoes: 4, Floods: 2, Hurricanes: 2, Storms: 2, Winds: 2, Drought: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Snowfall: 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 and medical centers in Rockmart:

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

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Rockmart:

  • Georgia Highlands College (about 15 miles; Rome, GA; Full-time enrollment: 4,071)
  • Georgia Northwestern Technical College (about 17 miles; Rome, GA; FT enrollment: 4,629)
  • Berry College (about 22 miles; Mount Berry, GA; FT enrollment: 2,102)
  • West Georgia Technical College (about 23 miles; Waco, GA; FT enrollment: 4,768)
  • Kennesaw State University (about 27 miles; Kennesaw, GA; FT enrollment: 21,215)
  • Chattahoochee Technical College (about 29 miles; Marietta, GA; FT enrollment: 8,173)
  • University of West Georgia (about 30 miles; Carrollton, GA; FT enrollment: 10,358)

Public high school in Rockmart:

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
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2012 was 79.3. This is about average.

City:

79.3
U.S.:

74.2

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2012 was 0.219. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 5.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.219
U.S.:

0.303

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 2.74. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 5.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

2.74
U.S.:

6.58

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 1.61. This is about average. Closest monitor was 10.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.61
U.S.:

1.93

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 34.9. This is about average. Closest monitor was 5.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

34.9
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 19.5. This is about average. Closest monitor was 23.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

19.5
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 8.80. This is about average. Closest monitor was 5.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.80
U.S.:

9.14

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 0.00198. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 5.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00198
U.S.:

0.01468
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 15.9%
(11.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 43.5% for Black 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
70 people in nursing homes in 2000

Rockmart compared to Georgia state average:

  • Unemployed percentage below 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 above state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.

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 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.5
Georgia average:

12.6

Rockmart travel time to work - commute Rockmart mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (60%)
  • Electricity (39%)
  • Wood (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

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

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant18,28657
Catholic3,2631
Mainline Protestant2,53211
Black Protestant1,0746
Other3173
None16,003-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs 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 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 1$4,376$52,5120$0
Other Government Administration 11$33,988$37,0780$0
Police Protection - Officers 15$53,418$42,7340$0
Firefighters 17$50,331$35,5280$0
Streets and Highways 2$8,898$53,3880$0
Solid Waste Management 4$11,360$34,0803$4,389
Sewerage 9$23,961$31,9480$0
Parks and Recreation 3$7,631$30,5241$1,448
Housing and Community Development(Local) 1$4,092$49,1040$0
Water Supply 4$12,082$36,2461$890
Local Libraries 0$0 1$788
Other and Unallocable 69$216,104$37,58310$14,470
Totals for Government 136$426,241$37,61016$21,985

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

  • Construction - Water Utilities: $473,000 ($113.48)
    Sewerage: $315,000 ($75.58)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $642,000 ($154.03)
    Water Utilities: $501,000 ($120.20)
    Fire Protection: $445,000 ($106.77)
    Regular Highways: $366,000 ($87.81)
    Solid Waste Management: $341,000 ($81.81)
    Sewerage: $334,000 ($80.13)
    Central Staff Services: $264,000 ($63.34)
    General - Other: $144,000 ($34.55)
    Libraries: $70,000 ($16.79)
    Parks & Recreation: $50,000 ($12.00)
    General Public Buildings: $45,000 ($10.80)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $40,000 ($9.60)
    Health Services - Other: $36,000 ($8.64)
    Welfare - Other: $36,000 ($8.64)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $28,000 ($6.72)
    Housing & Community Development: $14,000 ($3.36)
    Corrections - Other: $1,000 ($0.24)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $0 ($0.00)
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - Solid Waste Management: $82,000 ($19.67)
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $14,000 ($3.36)
    Corrections: $1,000 ($0.24)
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $993,000 ($238.24)
    Fire Protection: $50,000 ($12.00)
    Regular Highways: $48,000 ($11.52)
    Police Protection: $33,000 ($7.92)
    Central Staff: $28,000 ($6.72)
    Parks & Recreation: $23,000 ($5.52)
    Water Utilities: $6,000 ($1.44)
    Protective Inspection & Regulation, NEC: $5,000 ($1.20)
    Sewerage: $4,000 ($0.96)
    Libraries: $2,000 ($0.48)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $1,541,000 ($369.72)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $225,000 ($53.98)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $621,000 ($148.99)
    Solid Waste Management: $289,000 ($69.34)
    All Other: $45,000 ($10.80)
    Parks & Recreation: $11,000 ($2.64)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $791,000 ($189.78)
    General Support: $453,000 ($108.69)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $100,000 ($23.99)
    Interest Earnings: $61,000 ($14.64)
    Special Assessments: $20,000 ($4.80)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $932,000 ($223.61)
  • State Intergovernmental - All Other: $701,000 ($168.19)
    Housing & Community Development: $117,000 ($28.07)
  • Tax - Property: $859,000 ($206.09)
    Public Utilities: $319,000 ($76.54)
    Other Selective Sales: $150,000 ($35.99)
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $89,000 ($21.35)
    NEC: $68,000 ($16.31)

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

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $3,745,000 ($898.51)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Water Utilities: $3,629,000 ($870.68)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Water Utilities: $115,000 ($27.59)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $3,513,000 ($842.85)

5.21% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($26,591 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.21%
Georgia average:

9.45%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Floyd County, GA  1.32% ($23,707 average AGI)
from Bartow County, GA  0.60% ($29,810)
from Paulding County, GA  0.54% ($29,222)


6.21% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($26,965 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.21%
Georgia average:

9.32%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Floyd County, GA  1.11% ($26,685 average AGI)
to Paulding County, GA  0.73% ($29,010)
to Bartow County, GA  0.65% ($25,724)

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.)
Rockmart fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2013

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2013 (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Rockmart fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2013 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 17Number of bridges
  • 81m266ftTotal length
  • $367,000Total costs
  • 131,490Total average daily traffic
  • 1,912Total average daily truck traffic
  • 197,235Total future (year 2030) average daily traffic

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 11920-1929
  • 31930-1939
  • 11950-1959
  • 31960-1969
  • 31970-1979
  • 62000-2009
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
Advance Auto Parts1Rite Aid1
Arby's1SONIC Drive-In1
AutoZone1Subway2
Dairy Queen1Super 81
Econo Lodge1Taco Bell1
FedEx2True Value1
H&R Block1U-Haul1
KFC1UPS1
Lane Furniture1Waffle House1
McDonald's1Walmart1
Pizza Hut1
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