Rockville, Alabama

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Population in 2010: 43.
Males: (22.7%)
Females: 34  (77.3%)
Median resident age:

26.3 years
Alabama median age:

38.9 years
Estimated median household income in 2017: $35,029
Rockville:

$35,029
AL:

$48,123

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $21,372

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $100,012
Rockville:

$100,012
AL:

$141,300
March 2019 cost of living index in Rockville: 80.1 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 0.0%
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  • Races in Rockville, AL (2010)
    • 4195.3%White alone
    • 12.3%Black alone
    • 12.3%Hispanic
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Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 315 feet

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Mobile, AL (53.5 miles , pop. 198,915).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Montgomery, AL (112.6 miles , pop. 201,568).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Houston, TX (463.3 miles , pop. 1,953,631).

Nearest cities:

Carlton, AL (2.3 miles),
Jackson, AL (2.8 miles ),
Leroy, AL (3.2 miles ),
Wagarville, AL (3.3 miles ),
St. Stephens, AL (3.9 miles ),
McIntosh, AL (3.9 miles ),
Uriah, AL (4.0 miles ),
Whatley, AL (4.2 miles)

Latitude: 31.42 N, Longitude: 87.84 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 251

Distribution of median household income in Rockville, AL in 2017
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

6.5%
Alabama:

3.8%

Tornado activity:

Rockville-area historical tornado activity is below Alabama state average. It is 28% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/24/1984, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 7.9 miles away from the Rockville place center caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 4/23/1971, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 32.5 miles away from the place center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Rockville-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Alabama state average. It is 83% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

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, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 39.5 miles away from Rockville 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 141.5 miles away from the city center
On 9/10/2006 at 14:56:08, a magnitude 5.9 (5.9 MB, 5.5 MS, 5.8 MW, Depth: 8.7 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 365.1 miles away from the city center
On 11/7/2004 at 11:20:21, a magnitude 4.4 (4.4 MB, 4.3 MW, 4.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 85.2 miles away from Rockville center
On 2/10/2006 at 04:14:22, a magnitude 5.3 (4.2 MB, 5.3 MS, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 286.3 miles away from Rockville center
On 6/24/1975 at 11:11:36, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB) earthquake occurred 159.0 miles away from Rockville center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Clarke County (19) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 7

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 10, Floods: 6, Storms: 6, Tornadoes: 6, Winds: 3, Drought: 1, Snowfall: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Hospitals and medical centers near Rockville:

  • JACKSON MEDICAL CENTER HOME HEALTH (Home Health Center, about 7 miles away; JACKSON, AL)
  • HOMETOWN HOSPICE, INC (Hospital, about 8 miles away; JACKSON, AL)
  • ASERACARE HOSPICE-JACKSON (Hospital, about 9 miles away; JACKSON, AL)
  • JACKSON HEALTH CARE FACILITY (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; JACKSON, AL)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Rockville:

  • James H Faulkner State Community College (about 40 miles; Bay Minette, AL; Full-time enrollment: 3,703)
  • Bishop State Community College (about 52 miles; Mobile, AL; FT enrollment: 2,822)
  • University of South Alabama (about 55 miles; Mobile, AL; FT enrollment: 13,228)
  • The University of West Florida (about 72 miles; Pensacola, FL; FT enrollment: 10,240)
  • Pensacola State College (about 76 miles; Pensacola, FL; FT enrollment: 8,740)
  • Columbia Southern University (about 77 miles; Orange Beach, AL; FT enrollment: 14,996)
  • Jones County Junior College (about 81 miles; Ellisville, MS; FT enrollment: 3,942)

Points of interest:

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Church in Rockville: Rockville Baptist Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Clarke County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential
Average household size:
This place:

2.9 people
Alabama:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:

86.7%
Whole state:

67.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:

6.7%
Whole state:

4.7%


No gay or lesbian households reported

For population 15 years and over in Rockville:

Marital status in Rockville, AL
  • Never married: 40.6%
  • Now married: 46.0%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 0.0%
  • Divorced: 13.4%

For population 25 years and over in Rockville:

  • High school or higher: 73.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 52.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 21.7%
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

29.0
Alabama average:

11.5

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Rockville, AL (based on Clarke County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant13,63477
Black Protestant5,09823
Mainline Protestant1,63216
Other953
Catholic113
None5,363-
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: 8
This county:

3.02 / 10,000 pop.
Alabama:

1.89 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
Clarke County:

0.76 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.20 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 19
Clarke County:

7.18 / 10,000 pop.
Alabama:

6.32 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 16
This county:

6.04 / 10,000 pop.
Alabama:

5.75 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

12.6%
Alabama:

11.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Clarke County:

35.1%
State:

31.7%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Clarke County:

18.3%
Alabama:

13.5%

3.82% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($42,702 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.82%
Alabama average:

5.95%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Mobile County, AL  0.51% ($46,674 average AGI)
from Washington County, AL  0.41% ($34,971)
from Marengo County, AL  0.30% ($31,200)


5.08% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($44,644 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.08%
Alabama average:

5.97%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Mobile County, AL  0.84% ($41,028 average AGI)
to Baldwin County, AL  0.47% ($64,500)
to Wilcox County, AL  0.43% ($40,417)

Strongest AM radio stations in Rockville:

  • WASG (550 AM; 25 kW; ATMORE, AL; Owner: 550 AM, INC)
  • WRJX (1230 AM; 1 kW; JACKSON, AL; Owner: CAPITAL ASSETS, INC)
  • WYNI (930 AM; 5 kW; MONROEVILLE, AL; Owner: MCKISSICK ENTERPRISES)
  • WBCA (1110 AM; daytime; 10 kW; BAY MINETTE, AL; Owner: SOUTHERN MEDIA COMMUNICATIONS, INC)
  • WNTM (710 AM; 10 kW; MOBILE, AL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WBHY (840 AM; daytime; 10 kW; MOBILE, AL; Owner: GOFORTH MEDIA, INC.)
  • WSJC (810 AM; 50 kW; MAGEE, MS; Owner: FAMILY TALK RADIO)
  • WDLT (660 AM; 10 kW; FAIRHOPE, AL; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WEBY (1330 AM; 25 kW; MILTON, FL; Owner: SPINNAKER LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WJOX (690 AM; 50 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WLPR (960 AM; 5 kW; PRICHARD, AL; Owner: GOFORTH MEDIA, INC.)
  • WDJC (850 AM; 50 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: KIMTRON, INC.)
  • WNVY (1090 AM; daytime; 10 kW; CANTONMENT, FL; Owner: 1090-AM INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Rockville:

  • WHNB (94.5 FM; JACKSON, AL; Owner: CAPITAL ASSETS, INC.)
  • WMXC (99.9 FM; MOBILE, AL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WRKH (96.1 FM; MOBILE, AL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WABB-FM (97.5 FM; MOBILE, AL; Owner: WABB-FM, INC.)
  • WBMH (106.1 FM; GROVE HILL, AL; Owner: CAPITAL ASSETS, INC.)
  • WJLQ (100.7 FM; PENSACOLA, FL; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WJDB-FM (95.5 FM; THOMASVILLE, AL; Owner: GRIFFIN BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WMEZ (94.1 FM; PENSACOLA, FL; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Rockville:

  • WKRG-TV (Channel 5; MOBILE, AL; Owner: MEDIA GENERAL BROADCASTING OF SOUTH CAROLINA HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WEAR-TV (Channel 3; PENSACOLA, FL; Owner: WEAR LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WMPV-TV (Channel 21; MOBILE, AL; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WRBM-LP (Channel 60; PRICHARD, AL; Owner: UPPER GULF COAST, L.L.C.)
  • WPMI (Channel 15; MOBILE, AL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WJTC (Channel 44; PENSACOLA, FL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • W58AJ (Channel 58; JACKSON, AL; Owner: ALABAMA EDUCATIONAL TELEVISION COMMISSION)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 2Number of bridges
  • 16ft / 4.9mTotal length
  • $1,175,000Total costs
  • 850Total average daily traffic
  • 42Total average daily truck traffic
  • 900Total future (year 2038) average daily traffic
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Rockville, AL
  • 100.0%Electricity
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Rockville, AL
  • 100.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas


Rockville compared to Alabama state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • Number of rooms per house below state average.
  • Number of college students above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly above state average.
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