Rockwood, Michigan

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Population in 2014: 3,216 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: -6.6%
 
Males: 1,639  (51.0%)
Females: 1,577  (49.0%)
Median resident age:  46.4 years
Michigan median age:  39.7 years

Zip codes: 48173.

Estimated median household income in 2015: $51,682 (it was $55,987 in 2000)
Rockwood:

$51,682
MI:

$51,084

Estimated per capita income in 2015: $29,172 (it was $23,563 in 2000)

Rockwood city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2015: $125,352 (it was $112,700 in 2000)
Rockwood:

$125,352
MI:

$137,500

Mean prices in 2015: All housing units: $133,670; Detached houses: $135,412; Townhouses or other attached units: $139,662; In 2-unit structures: $83,632; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $106,115; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $165,066; Mobile homes: $55,956

Median gross rent in 2015: $727.

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  • Races in Rockwood, MI (2010)

    Rockwood races chart
    • 3,04792.6%White alone
    • 892.7%Hispanic
    • 531.6%Black alone
    • 411.2%Two or more races
    • 280.9%American Indian alone
    • 290.9%Asian alone
    • 20.06%Other race alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Rockwood: 88.3 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: American (32.0%), Polish (13.0%), German (9.6%), English (6.2%), Irish (4.8%), Italian (3.7%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 585 feet

Land area: 2.70 square miles.

Population density: 1,189 people per square mile   (low).

Rockwood,MI real estate house value index trend

Rockwood, Michigan map

For population 25 years and over in Rockwood:

  • High school or higher: 88.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 11.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.2%
  • Unemployed: 5.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 24.3 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Rockwood city:

  • Never married: 31.1%
  • Now married: 49.6%
  • Separated: 0.6%
  • Widowed: 6.1%
  • Divorced: 12.6%

263 residents are foreign born (2.6% Asia, 2.4% Europe).

This city:

8.2%
Michigan:

6.3%



According to our research of Michigan and other state lists there were 9 registered sex offenders living in Rockwood, Michigan as of October 20, 2017.
The ratio of number of residents in Rockwood to the number of sex offenders is 360 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is near the state average.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2015: $3,084 (2.2%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2015: $3,020 (2.9%)

Rockwood satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Taylor, MI (11.1 miles , pop. 65,868).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Detroit, MI (23.0 miles , pop. 951,270).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (228.7 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: South Rockwood, MI (1.1 miles ), Flat Rock, MI (1.6 miles ), Gibraltar, MI (1.7 miles ), Woodhaven, MI (2.0 miles ), Trenton, MI (2.3 miles ), Grosse Ile, MI (2.4 miles ), Estral Beach, MI (2.4 miles ), Carleton, MI (2.7 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 8 buildings, average cost: $146,300
  • 1998: 52 buildings, average cost: $158,100
  • 1999: 31 buildings, average cost: $153,000
  • 2000: 19 buildings, average cost: $119,500
  • 2001: 12 buildings, average cost: $103,300
  • 2002: 8 buildings, average cost: $132,100
  • 2003: 5 buildings, average cost: $105,100
  • 2004: 2 buildings, average cost: $170,000
  • 2005: 3 buildings, average cost: $140,000
  • 2006: 2 buildings, average cost: $129,500

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 42.07 N, Longitude: 83.24 W

Area code: 734

Rockwood household income distribution Rockwood home values distribution

Crime rates in Rockwood by Year
Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015
Murders 0000000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 1102010010001
per 100,000 28.928.70.057.10.029.40.00.030.40.00.00.031.3
Robberies 1230210001100
per 100,000 28.957.585.80.057.829.40.00.00.030.731.00.00.0
Assaults 2525537227121
per 100,000 57.8143.757.2142.7144.588.2223.966.160.8214.931.062.331.3
Burglaries 181820841013348211
per 100,000 520.2517.2571.8228.3115.6293.9415.799.1121.7245.662.131.131.3
Theft 58834448314337293250283026
per 100,000 1,676.32,385.11,257.91,369.9896.01,263.61,183.2958.4973.51,535.2869.3934.0812.5
Auto thefts 18121354158276252
per 100,000 520.2344.8371.6142.7115.6440.8255.866.1213.0184.262.1155.762.5
Arson 1000110010000
per 100,000 28.90.00.00.028.929.40.00.030.40.00.00.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 284.4) 196.1237.4163.6156.499.4156.3141.763.8101.0145.559.664.470.9

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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 Rockwood detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2015, including police officers: 7 (7 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.19
Michigan average:

1.78
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

6.7%
Michigan:

4.7%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +324 (+10.4%).
Most common industries in 2015 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (41%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (15%)
  • Wholesale trade (7%)
  • Construction (7%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
  • Public administration (4%)
  • Health care and social assistance (26%)
  • Accommodation and food services (14%)
  • Other services, except public administration (11%)
  • Educational services (10%)
  • Manufacturing (9%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (9%)
  • Retail trade (5%)
Most common occupations in 2015 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (27%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (11%)
  • Transportation occupations (9%)
  • Material moving occupations (8%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (8%)
  • Management occupations (6%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (5%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (15%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (15%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (9%)
  • Management occupations (8%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (8%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (8%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (7%)

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

Average climate in Rockwood, Michigan

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Rockwood-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Michigan state average. It is 38% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/11/1965, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 11.6 miles away from the Rockwood city center killed 23 people and injured 294 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

On 4/11/1965, a category F4 tornado 11.6 miles away from the city center killed 21 people and injured 293 people.

Earthquake activity:

Rockwood-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Michigan state average. It is 86% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 9/25/1998 at 19:52:52, a magnitude 5.2 (4.8 MB, 4.3 MS, 5.2 LG, 4.5 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 152.3 miles away from the city center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 112.2 miles away from Rockwood center
On 7/12/1986 at 08:19:37, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 121.2 miles away from the city center
On 7/27/1980 at 18:52:21, a magnitude 5.2 (5.1 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.0 UK, 5.2 UK) earthquake occurred 270.0 miles away from the city center
On 1/26/2001 at 03:03:20, a magnitude 4.4 (3.9 MB, 4.4 LG, 4.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 125.8 miles away from Rockwood center
On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.4 (5.1 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.4 MW, 5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi) earthquake occurred 350.2 miles away from the city 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 Wayne County (13) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 9, Floods: 7, Tornadoes: 3, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Power Outage: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Rockwood topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Rockwood:

  • ABERDEEN REHABILITATION AND SKILLED NURSING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; TRENTON, MI)
  • BALMORAL SKILLED NURSING CTR (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; TRENTON, MI)
  • OAKWOOD SOUTHSHORE MEDICAL CENTER Acute Care Hospitals (about 4 miles away; TRENTON, MI)
  • COMPREHENSIVE HOME CARE (Home Health Center, about 4 miles away; WOODHAVEN, MI)
  • APPLEWOOD NURSING CENTER INC (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; WOODHAVEN, MI)
  • BIG APPLE HOME HEALTH CARE, INC (Home Health Center, about 5 miles away; WOODHAVEN, MI)
  • MICHIGAN HOME HEALTH CARE INC (Home Health Center, about 6 miles away; TRENTON, MI)

Amtrak stations near Rockwood:

  • 17 miles: GREENFIELD VILLAGE (DEARBORN, 20900 OAKWOOD BLVD.)
  • 17 miles: DEARBORN (16121 MICHIGAN AVE.) . Services: ticket office, partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for car rental service, taxi stand.

Operable nuclear power plant near Rockwood:

  • 6 miles: Fermi 2 in Newport, MI.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Rockwood:

  • Baker College of Allen Park (about 15 miles; Allen Park, MI; Full-time enrollment: 2,693)
  • Monroe County Community College (about 16 miles; Monroe, MI; FT enrollment: 2,553)
  • University of Michigan-Dearborn (about 17 miles; Dearborn, MI; FT enrollment: 6,712)
  • Henry Ford Community College (about 18 miles; Dearborn, MI; FT enrollment: 12,610)
  • Wayne County Community College District (about 21 miles; Detroit, MI; FT enrollment: 10,554)
  • Wayne State University (about 22 miles; Detroit, MI; FT enrollment: 20,204)
  • Eastern Michigan University (about 23 miles; Ypsilanti, MI; FT enrollment: 18,395)

Public high schools in Rockwood:

Public elementary/middle schools in Rockwood:

  • SHUMATE MIDDLE SCHOOL (Students: 893, Location: 30448 WEST JEFFERSON AVE, Grades: 6-8)
  • CHAPMAN ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 497, Location: 31500 OLMSTEAD RD, Grades: KG-5)
  • PARSONS ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Location: 14473 MIDDLE GIBRALTAR RD, Grades: KG-5)

Private elementary/middle school in Rockwood:

  • ST MARY ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 156, Location: 32447 CHURCH ST, Grades: PK-8)
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Notable location: Rockwood Fire Department (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Cemetery: Saint Marys Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Bancroft Noles Drain (A), Groh Drain (B), Cass Drain (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Rockwood include: Deland G Mercure Memorial Park (1), State Police Post Historical Marker (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attraction: Keego CO (22215 Huron River Drive).

Wayne 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 2013 was 92.8. This is worse than average.

City:

92.8
U.S.:

74.7

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2013 was 0.317. This is about average. Closest monitor was 11.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.317
U.S.:

0.293

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 15.2. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 11.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

15.2
U.S.:

6.4

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 1.25. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 1.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.25
U.S.:

1.91

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 24.1. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 5.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

24.1
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 22.2. This is about average. Closest monitor was 1.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

22.2
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 10.6. This is about average. Closest monitor was 9.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.6
U.S.:

9.4

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2010 was 0.00558. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 5.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00558
U.S.:

0.01376
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2015: 9.5%
(10.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Black residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.5 people
Michigan:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  69.5%
Whole state:  66.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  6.0%
Whole state:  6.4%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.1% of all households
22 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010
19 people in homes for the mentally retarded in 2000

Rockwood, Michigan environmental map by EPA

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Educational Attainment (%) in 2015

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2015

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.4
Michigan average:

10.9

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

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Religion statistics for Rockwood city (based on Wayne County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic297,283151
Evangelical Protestant183,985527
Black Protestant124,432282
Mainline Protestant85,387231
Other79,840116
Orthodox17,58023
None1,032,077-
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: 556
Wayne County:

2.81 / 10,000 pop.
Michigan:

2.34 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 18
This county:

0.09 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.18 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 294
Wayne County:

1.48 / 10,000 pop.
Michigan:

1.52 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 523
Wayne County:

2.64 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.99 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 1,019
Here:

5.14 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.80 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

11.6%
Michigan:

9.7%
Adult obesity rate:
Wayne County:

33.2%
Michigan:

29.7%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

12.9%
State:

13.4%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

50.6%
Michigan:

49.4%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

48.8%
State:

46.5%

Average BMI:
Rockwood:

29.0
State:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

23.6%
Michigan:

21.1%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

10.3%
Michigan:

10.5%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.8
Michigan:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

36.6%
Michigan:

34.2%

General health condition:
Here:

57.8%
State:

56.1%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

79.1%
Michigan:

79.2%

More about Health and Nutrition of Rockwood, MI Residents
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 2$7,686$46,1160$0
Other Government Administration 10$16,569$19,8831$4,570
Police Protection - Officers 7$60,973$104,5250$0
Police - Other 0$0 7$22,641
Firefighters 0$0 21$1,270
Streets and Highways 3$23,502$94,0080$0
Welfare 0$0 2$1,318
Parks and Recreation 0$0 1$637
Housing and Community Development(Local) 2$6,248$37,4882$325
Other and Unallocable 0$0 3$7,542
Totals for Government 24$114,978$57,48937$38,303

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

  • Construction - Housing & Community Development: $136,000 ($42.29)
  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $698,000 ($217.04)
    Police Protection: $663,000 ($206.16)
    Central Staff Services: $554,000 ($172.26)
    General - Other: $519,000 ($161.38)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $221,000 ($68.72)
    Sewerage: $219,000 ($68.10)
    Housing & Community Development: $153,000 ($47.57)
    Regular Highways: $132,000 ($41.04)
    Solid Waste Management: $128,000 ($39.80)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $115,000 ($35.76)
    Parks & Recreation: $75,000 ($23.32)
    Fire Protection: $71,000 ($22.08)
    General Public Buildings: $64,000 ($19.90)
    Financial Administration: $16,000 ($4.98)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Housing & Community Development: $3,000 ($0.93)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $1,668,000 ($518.66)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $299,000 ($92.97)
    Housing & Community Development: $154,000 ($47.89)
    Solid Waste Management: $106,000 ($32.96)
    All Other: $36,000 ($11.19)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Housing & Community Development: $163,000 ($50.68)
    All Other: $82,000 ($25.50)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $161,000 ($50.06)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $341,000 ($106.03)
    Interest Earnings: $112,000 ($34.83)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $607,000 ($188.74)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $449,000 ($139.61)
    Highways: $169,000 ($52.55)
    All Other: $3,000 ($0.93)
  • Tax - Property: $1,570,000 ($488.18)
    NEC: $93,000 ($28.92)

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

  • Bond Fund - Cash & Deposits: $0 ($0.00)
  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $3,070,000 ($954.60)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $0 ($0.00)

3.88% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($33,345 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.88%
Michigan average:

5.09%

0.03% of residents moved from foreign countries ($616 average AGI)
Wayne County:

0.03%
Michigan average:

0.03%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Oakland County, MI  1.03% ($35,466 average AGI)
from Macomb County, MI  0.57% ($27,796)
from Washtenaw County, MI  0.33% ($34,618)


5.12% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($39,728 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.12%
Michigan average:

5.58%

0.04% of residents moved to foreign countries ($359 average AGI)
Wayne County:

0.04%
Michigan average:

0.05%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Oakland County, MI  1.54% ($39,617 average AGI)
to Macomb County, MI  0.91% ($29,720)
to Washtenaw County, MI  0.33% ($40,152)

Strongest AM radio stations in Rockwood:

  • WDFN (1130 AM; 50 kW; DETROIT, MI; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WJR (760 AM; 50 kW; DETROIT, MI; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WFDF (910 AM; 50 kW; FLINT, MI; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WCHB (1200 AM; 50 kW; TAYLOR, MI; Owner: RADIO ONE OF DETROIT, LLC)
  • WNZK (690 AM; 3 kW; DEARBORN HEIGHTS, MI; Owner: BIRACH BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WWJ (950 AM; 50 kW; DETROIT, MI; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WXYT (1270 AM; 50 kW; DETROIT, MI; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORP. OF DETROIT)
  • WXDX (1310 AM; 5 kW; DEARBORN, MI; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WTKA (1050 AM; 10 kW; ANN ARBOR, MI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WDEO (990 AM; 9 kW; YPSILANTI, MI; Owner: WORD BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • WOAP (1080 AM; 50 kW; OWOSSO, MI)
  • WKNR (850 AM; 50 kW; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: CARON BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WAAM (1600 AM; 5 kW; ANN ARBOR, MI; Owner: WHITEHALL ENTERPRISES, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Rockwood:

  • WMXD (92.3 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WDTW (106.7 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WMGC-FM (105.1 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: GREATER BOSTON RADIO, INC.)
  • WCSX (94.7 FM; BIRMINGHAM, MI; Owner: GREATER BOSTON RADIO, INC.)
  • WRIF (101.1 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: GREATER BOSTON RADIO, INC.)
  • WKRK-FM (97.1 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WGTE-FM (91.3 FM; TOLEDO, OH; Owner: THE PUBLIC B/C FOUNDATION OF NW OHIO)
  • WDVD (96.3 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WNIC (100.3 FM; DEARBORN, MI; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WYCD (99.5 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF MICHIGAN)
  • WRVF (101.5 FM; TOLEDO, OH; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WDET-FM (101.9 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: WAYNE STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WTWR-FM (98.3 FM; LUNA PIER, MI; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WDTR-FM (90.9 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: BOARD OF EDUCATION, CITY OF DETROIT)
  • WDTJ (105.9 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: RADIO ONE OF DETROIT, LLC)
  • WJOF (88.1 FM; MONROE, MI; Owner: NORTHLAND COMMUNITY BROADCASTERS)
  • WDRQ (93.1 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WMUZ (103.5 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: WMUZ RADIO, INC.)
  • WVMV (98.7 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WJLB (97.9 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)

TV broadcast stations around Rockwood:

  • WTOL (Channel 11; TOLEDO, OH; Owner: LIBCO, INC.)
  • WJBK (Channel 2; DETROIT, MI; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • WXYZ-TV (Channel 7; DETROIT, MI; Owner: CHANNEL 7 OF DETROIT, INC.)
  • WNWO-TV (Channel 24; TOLEDO, OH; Owner: RAYCOM NATIONAL, INC.)
  • WWJ-TV (Channel 62; DETROIT, MI; Owner: CBS BROADCASTING INC.)
  • WDWB (Channel 20; DETROIT, MI; Owner: WXON LICENSE, INC.)
  • WTVS (Channel 56; DETROIT, MI; Owner: DETROIT EDUC. TV FOUNDATION)
  • WUPW (Channel 36; TOLEDO, OH; Owner: WUPW BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WBXD-CA (Channel 5; DETROIT, MI; Owner: THE BOX WORLDWIDE LLC)
  • WTVG (Channel 13; TOLEDO, OH; Owner: WTVG, INC.)
  • WDIV-TV (Channel 4; DETROIT, MI; Owner: POST-NEWSWEEK STATIONS, MICHIGAN, INC.)
  • WKBD (Channel 50; DETROIT, MI; Owner: VIACOM STATIONS GROUP OF DETROIT INC.)
  • WGTE-TV (Channel 30; TOLEDO, OH; Owner: THE PUBLIC BROADCASTING FOUNDATION OF NW OHIO)
  • WLPC-LP (Channel 26; DETROIT, MI; Owner: GLENN R. AND KARIN A. PLUMMER)
  • WDWO-CA (Channel 18; DETROIT, MI; Owner: TCT OF MICHIGAN, INC.)
  • W22CO (Channel 22; TOLEDO, OH; Owner: NATIONAL MINORITY T.V., INC.)
  • W33BY (Channel 68; DETROIT, MI; Owner: HIGHLAND PARK BROADCASTING, L.P.)
Rockwood fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2014

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2014 (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Rockwood fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 14Number of bridges
  • 58m190ftTotal length
  • 260,899Total average daily traffic
  • 43,689Total average daily truck traffic

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 11930-1939
  • 11960-1969
  • 41980-1989
  • 82000-2009
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Rockwood, MI

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Rockwood)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

5
  • 32409 Fort St (Lat: 42.058667 Lon: -83.256861), Call Sign: KQE407
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.220 MHz, 154.355 MHz, 154.370 MHz, 154.430 MHzGrant Date: 01/23/2013, Expiration Date: 08/25/2022Registrant: Herkimer Radio Service, 2708 N . Telegraph, Monroe, MI 48162, Phone: (734) 242-0806, Email:
  • 32409 Fort St (Lat: 42.044778 Lon: -83.256861), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 15 m, Overall height: 18 m, Call Sign: KVZ657
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.775 MHzGrant Date: 07/29/2013, Expiration Date: 08/12/2023Registrant: Herkimer Radio Service, 2708 N Telegraph Rd, Monroe, MI 48162, Phone: (734) 242-0806, Email:
  • 32409 Fort St (Lat: 42.044778 Lon: -83.256861), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 15 m, Overall height: 16 m, Call Sign: KGN531
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.370 MHz, 155.640 MHzGrant Date: 08/28/2013, Expiration Date: 08/12/2023Registrant: Herkimer Radio Sesrvice, 2708 N Telegraph Rd, Monroe, MI 48162, Phone: (734) 242-0806, Email:
  • S. Huron River Rd, S. Huron Rr Crossing @ Mp Hk022.84 (Lat: 42.060194 Lon: -83.248056), Type: Bant, Structure height: 2.5 m, Overall height: 3.1 m, Call Sign: WPYZ753, Licensee ID: L00008014
    Assigned Frequencies: 160.800 MHz, 161.055 MHzGrant Date: 09/14/2013, Expiration Date: 12/10/2023, Certifier: Jerry R CelioRegistrant: Norfolk Southern Railway Company, 1200 Peachtree Street, Ne, Box 123, Atlatna, GA 30309, Phone: (404) 582-6224, Fax: (404) 582-6209, Email:
  • Mobiles L1, Lat: 42.069611 Lon: -83.249111, Call Sign: WQOM995
    Assigned Frequencies: 160.800 MHz, 160.515 MHz, 161.235 MHzGrant Date: 11/22/2011, Expiration Date: 11/22/2021, Certifier: Jr Celio/TjRegistrant: Norfolk Southern Railway Company, 1200 Peachtree St., Ne Box 123, Atlanta, GA 30309, Phone: (404) 582-6224, Fax: (404) 582-6209, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

2
  • DET0622, 31615 Gossett Road (Lat: 42.076972 Lon: -83.235389), Type: Pole, Structure height: 60.9 m, Call Sign: WQFJ345, Licensee ID: L01728370
    Assigned Frequencies: 17980.0 MHzGrant Date: 07/28/2006, Expiration Date: 07/28/2016, Cancellation Date: 09/06/2013, Certifier: Joseph M Sandri Jr.Registrant: Fibertower Network Services, Corp., Debtor-In-Possession, 1875 Eye Street, Nw, 5th Floor, Room 505, Washington, DC 20006, Phone: (202) 223-1028, Email:
  • WWJ XMTR, Twr 2 - Se Int Labo & Port Rds (Lat: 42.019444 Lon: -83.241667), Type: Other, Structure height: 122.1 m, Overall height: 123.1 m, Call Sign: WQGF434
    Assigned Frequencies: 944.250 MHzGrant Date: 01/03/2007, Expiration Date: 10/01/2012, Cancellation Date: 04/15/2008, Certifier: Stephen HildebrandtRegistrant: Cbs, 2175 K St Nw Ste 350, Washington, DC 20037, Phone: (202) 457-4518

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

1
  • 32705 Wood St (Lat: 42.070306 Lon: -83.248528), Type: Nntann, Structure height: 33.5 m, Call Sign: KNKD334
    Assigned Frequencies: 152.840 MHzGrant Date: 06/01/1999, Expiration Date: 04/01/2009, Cancellation Date: 02/09/2005Registrant: Ameritech Mobile Services, Inc., 2000 West Ameritech Center Drive, Location 2g81, Hoffman Estates, IL 60195-5000, Phone: (847) 248-4740, Fax: (847) 248-2674

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

1
  • Lake Erie Marina 35001 Milleville Rd (Lat: 42.053389 Lon: -83.192417), Type: Building, Overall height: 8 m, Call Sign: KXE241, Licensee ID: L00113373
    Assigned Frequencies: 156.425 MHz, 156.450 MHz, 156.800 MHzGrant Date: 07/19/1999, Expiration Date: 09/08/2004, Cancellation Date: 11/13/2004Registrant: Huron Clinton Metropolitan Authority, 13000 High Ridge Dr, Brighton, MI 48116-8001

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

16 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Rockwood)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

2
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 152 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING 0-235 SERIES (115 HP) (4 Cycle)
    N-Number: 67464 , Serial Number: 15281850, Year manufactured: 1978, Airworthiness Date: 04/19/1978
    Registrant (Co-Owned): David Parent, 23670 W Ditner Dr, Rockwood, MI 48173, Other Owners: Jo Ann Parent
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 175 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-300 SER (145 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 7486M , Serial Number: 55786, Year manufactured: 1959, Airworthiness Date: 01/30/1959
    Registrant (Individual): John F Yaeger, 22632 Candace Dr, Rockwood, MI 48173

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 full tract)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED11$81,1824$69,00027$124,8151$10,0001$46,0001$114,000
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$74,0002$84,5003$107,0002$10,0000$01$53,000
APPLICATIONS DENIED8$66,8752$45,50014$142,7142$10,0004$80,7503$77,333
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN2$105,0002$115,5003$146,0000$00$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$02$93,0000$00$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 5980.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 full tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$78,0000$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED2$83,5000$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$01$138,000
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 5980.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 14
  • Hazardous Condition: 10

Incident types - Rockwood

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Rockwood, MI

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (88%)
  • Electricity (10%)
  • No fuel used (2%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (1%)

Businesses in Rockwood, MI

  • FedEx: 1
  • Rite Aid: 1

Rockwood compared to Michigan state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.

Rockwood on our top lists:

  • #29 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Other Southern Europe (population 500+)"
  • #3 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Black Protestant adherents"
  • #4 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Catholic congregations"
  • #4 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Black Protestant congregations"
  • #4 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest surface withdrawal of fresh water for public supply"
  • #5 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of people moving out compared to moving in (pop. 50,000+)"
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