South Rockwood, Michigan

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Population in 2014: 1,642 (86% urban, 14% rural). Population change since 2000: +27.9%
Males: 842  (51.3%)
Females: 800  (48.7%)
Median resident age:  39.4 years
Michigan median age:  39.7 years

Zip codes: 48179.

Estimated median household income in 2015: $58,774 (it was $62,500 in 2000)
South Rockwood:

$58,774
MI:

$51,084

Estimated per capita income in 2015: $28,688 (it was $22,245 in 2000)

South Rockwood village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2015: $118,595 (it was $123,900 in 2000)
South Rockwood:

$118,595
MI:

$137,500

Mean prices in 2015: All housing units: $164,156; Detached houses: $172,952; Townhouses or other attached units: $180,886; In 2-unit structures: $132,890; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $136,963; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $91,806; Mobile homes: $63,867

Median gross rent in 2015: $906.

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  • Races in South Rockwood, MI (2015)

    South Rockwood races chart
    • 1,77989.9%White alone
    • 1165.9%Hispanic
    • 412.1%Black alone
    • 241.2%Two or more races
    • 100.5%American Indian alone
    • 80.4%Asian alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in South Rockwood: 88.9 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: American (31.0%), German (10.4%), Irish (5.2%), Polish (4.8%), Italian (4.1%), French (3.6%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Land area: 2.44 square miles.

Population density: 673 people per square mile   (low).

South Rockwood,MI real estate house value index trend

South Rockwood, Michigan map

For population 25 years and over in South Rockwood:

  • High school or higher: 82.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 14.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.7%
  • Unemployed: 5.1%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 22.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in South Rockwood village:

  • Never married: 34.4%
  • Now married: 45.1%
  • Separated: 0.3%
  • Widowed: 6.1%
  • Divorced: 14.2%

31 residents are foreign born

This village:

1.6%
Michigan:

6.3%



According to our research of Michigan and other state lists there were 3 registered sex offenders living in South Rockwood, Michigan as of April 26, 2017.
The ratio of number of residents in South Rockwood to the number of sex offenders is 555 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is smaller than the state average.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2015: $2,284 (1.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2015: $1,971 (1.8%)

South Rockwood satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Taylor, MI (11.9 miles , pop. 65,868).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Detroit, MI (24.0 miles , pop. 951,270).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (227.9 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Rockwood, MI (1.1 miles ), Flat Rock, MI (1.7 miles ), Gibraltar, MI (2.0 miles ), Woodhaven, MI (2.3 miles ), Estral Beach, MI (2.3 miles ), Trenton, MI (2.6 miles ), Carleton, MI (2.6 miles ), Grosse Ile, MI (2.6 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 5 buildings, average cost: $120,300
  • 1998: 1 building, cost: $110,000
  • 1999: 5 buildings, average cost: $82,200
  • 2000: 7 buildings, average cost: $121,000
  • 2001: 4 buildings, average cost: $124,200
  • 2002: 7 buildings, average cost: $118,100
  • 2003: 5 buildings, average cost: $132,300
  • 2004: 8 buildings, average cost: $139,600
  • 2005: 3 buildings, average cost: $141,800
  • 2006: 17 buildings, average cost: $97,600
  • 2007: 1 building, cost: $125,000
  • 2014: 6 buildings, average cost: $153,500

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 42.06 N, Longitude: 83.26 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 734

South Rockwood household income distribution South Rockwood home values distribution

Crime rates in South Rockwood by Year
Type 2004 2006 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012
Murders 0000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 0010000
per 100,000 0.00.061.30.00.00.00.0
Robberies 0000001
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.059.7
Assaults 2210103
per 100,000 121.0126.161.30.059.60.0179.0
Burglaries 3346227
per 100,000 181.5189.2245.1351.9119.2119.5417.7
Theft 912161714726
per 100,000 544.5756.6980.4997.1834.3418.21,551.3
Auto thefts 0150121
per 100,000 0.063.1306.40.059.6119.559.7
Arson 0000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 284.0) 58.773.8142.264.558.434.6149.8

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Crime rate in South Rockwood detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2015, including police officers: 2 (2 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.22
Michigan average:

1.78
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

3.8%
Michigan:

4.7%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +49 (+4.0%).
Most common industries in 2015 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (37%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (11%)
  • Construction (8%)
  • Wholesale trade (6%)
  • Retail trade (5%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (4%)
  • Utilities (4%)
  • Health care and social assistance (20%)
  • Retail trade (15%)
  • Accommodation and food services (13%)
  • Manufacturing (9%)
  • Educational services (9%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
Most common occupations in 2015 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (23%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (13%)
  • Transportation occupations (11%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (10%)
  • Management occupations (9%)
  • Material moving occupations (7%)
  • Sales and related occupations (5%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (14%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (13%)
  • Sales and related occupations (10%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (9%)
  • Management occupations (9%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (7%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (7%)

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

Average climate in South Rockwood, Michigan

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

South 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 11.0 miles away from the South Rockwood village 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 11.0 miles away from the village center killed 21 people and injured 293 people.

Earthquake activity:

South 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 152.8 miles away from the city center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 112.7 miles away from South Rockwood center
On 7/12/1986 at 08:19:37, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 120.2 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 269.1 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 126.5 miles away from South 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 349.1 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 Monroe County (8) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 4
Emergencies Declared: 4

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

Hospitals and medical centers near South Rockwood:

  • COMPREHENSIVE HOME CARE (Home Health Center, about 5 miles away; WOODHAVEN, MI)
  • ABERDEEN REHABILITATION AND SKILLED NURSING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; TRENTON, MI)
  • BALMORAL SKILLED NURSING CTR (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; TRENTON, MI)
  • OAKWOOD SOUTHSHORE MEDICAL CENTER Acute Care Hospitals (about 5 miles away; TRENTON, MI)
  • APPLEWOOD NURSING CENTER INC (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; WOODHAVEN, MI)
  • BIG APPLE HOME HEALTH CARE, INC (Home Health Center, about 6 miles away; WOODHAVEN, MI)
  • IDEAL HOME HEALTH, L L C (Home Health Center, about 7 miles away; BROWNSTOWN, MI)

airports located in South Rockwood:

Amtrak stations near South Rockwood:

  • 17 miles: GREENFIELD VILLAGE (DEARBORN, 20900 OAKWOOD BLVD.)
  • 18 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 South Rockwood:

  • 5 miles: Fermi 2 in Newport, MI.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to South Rockwood:

  • Monroe County Community College (about 15 miles; Monroe, MI; Full-time enrollment: 2,553)
  • Baker College of Allen Park (about 16 miles; Allen Park, MI; FT enrollment: 2,693)
  • University of Michigan-Dearborn (about 18 miles; Dearborn, MI; FT enrollment: 6,712)
  • Henry Ford Community College (about 19 miles; Dearborn, MI; FT enrollment: 12,610)
  • Wayne County Community College District (about 22 miles; Detroit, MI; FT enrollment: 10,554)
  • Wayne State University (about 23 miles; Detroit, MI; FT enrollment: 20,204)
  • Eastern Michigan University (about 23 miles; Ypsilanti, MI; FT enrollment: 18,395)

Public elementary/middle school in South Rockwood:

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Notable locations in South Rockwood: Wesburn Golf Club (A), South Rockwood Library (B), Berlin Charter Township Fire Department Station 2 (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in South Rockwood include: Rose of Sharon Baptist Church (A), South Rockwood Methodist Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Moore Drain (A), Port Creek (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Monroe County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate 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 0.321. This is about average. Closest monitor was 12.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.321
U.S.:

0.293

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 15.2. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 12.0 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 2.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.25
U.S.:

1.91

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 24.2. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 6.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

24.2
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 22.2. This is about average. Closest monitor was 0.4 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 10.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.6
U.S.:

9.4

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2010 was 0.00559. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 6.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00559
U.S.:

0.01376
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2015: 12.1%
(12.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 12.9% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 60.0% for American Indian residents)
Average household size:
This village:  2.4 people
Michigan:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:  65.9%
Whole state:  66.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:  6.8%
Whole state:  6.4%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.1% of all households

South Rockwood, Michigan environmental map by EPA

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Banks with branches in South Rockwood (2011 data):

  • Monroe Bank & Trust: South Rockwood Branch at 12754 N. Dixie Highway, branch established on 1987/12/01. Info updated 2008/10/10: Bank assets: $1,237.6 mil, Deposits: $1,022.4 mil, headquarters in Monroe, MI, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 25 total offices, Holding Company: Mbt Financial Corp.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2015

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2015

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.9
Michigan average:

10.9

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

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Religion statistics for South Rockwood village (based on Monroe County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic31,98115
Evangelical Protestant24,84590
Mainline Protestant9,35934
Other2,3097
Black Protestant4883
Orthodox1401
None82,899-
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: 25
Monroe County:

1.63 / 10,000 pop.
Michigan:

2.34 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.07 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.18 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 20
Monroe County:

1.30 / 10,000 pop.
Michigan:

1.52 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 33
Monroe County:

2.15 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.99 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 83
Here:

5.41 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.6%
Michigan:

9.7%
Adult obesity rate:
Monroe County:

30.2%
Michigan:

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

11.6%
State:

13.4%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
South Rockwood:

49.3%
Michigan:

49.4%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

47.4%
Michigan:

46.5%

Average BMI:
This city:

29.1
Michigan:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

23.6%
Michigan:

21.1%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

8.5%
Michigan:

10.5%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.8
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

37.1%
Michigan:

34.2%

General health condition:
Here:

57.0%
State:

56.1%

Average condition of hearing:
South Rockwood:

79.0%
Michigan:

79.2%

More about Health and Nutrition of South 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 1$3,127$37,5240$0
Other Government Administration 1$3,189$38,2689$2,929
Police Protection - Officers 2$7,884$47,3047$8,587
Streets and Highways 1$3,986$47,8320$0
Parks and Recreation 1$3,021$36,2520$0
Water Supply 1$3,215$38,5800$0
Totals for Government 7$24,422$41,86616$11,516

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

  • Construction - Water Utilities: $35,000 ($21.32)
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $196,000 ($119.37)
    Police Protection: $165,000 ($100.49)
    General - Other: $129,000 ($78.56)
    Water Utilities: $113,000 ($68.82)
    Central Staff Services: $84,000 ($51.16)
    Sewerage: $81,000 ($49.33)
    Solid Waste Management: $60,000 ($36.54)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $59,000 ($35.93)
    Parks & Recreation: $39,000 ($23.75)
    General Public Buildings: $36,000 ($21.92)
    Financial Administration: $20,000 ($12.18)
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $32,000 ($19.49)
    Police Protection: $31,000 ($18.88)
    Parks & Recreation: $2,000 ($1.22)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $334,000 ($203.41)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $153,000 ($93.18)
    Solid Waste Management: $39,000 ($23.75)
    Parks & Recreation: $31,000 ($18.88)
    All Other: $24,000 ($14.62)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $4,000 ($2.44)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $64,000 ($38.98)
    Interest Earnings: $50,000 ($30.45)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $106,000 ($64.56)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $134,000 ($81.61)
    Highways: $100,000 ($60.90)
    All Other: $1,000 ($0.61)
  • Tax - Property: $355,000 ($216.20)
    NEC: $41,000 ($24.97)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $1,904,000 ($1159.56)

4.30% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($38,738 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.30%
Michigan average:

5.09%

0.03% of residents moved from foreign countries ($203 average AGI)
Monroe County:

0.03%
Michigan average:

0.03%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Wayne County, MI  1.22% ($40,045 average AGI)
from Lucas County, OH  0.96% ($39,677)
from Washtenaw County, MI  0.30% ($40,809)


5.09% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($39,070 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.09%
Michigan average:

5.58%

0.04% of residents moved to foreign countries ($203 average AGI)
Monroe County:

0.04%
Michigan average:

0.05%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Wayne County, MI  1.25% ($34,457 average AGI)
to Lucas County, OH  0.87% ($31,044)
to Washtenaw County, MI  0.36% ($56,897)

Strongest AM radio stations in South Rockwood:

  • WDFN (1130 AM; 50 kW; DETROIT, MI; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WFDF (910 AM; 50 kW; FLINT, MI; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WJR (760 AM; 50 kW; DETROIT, 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)
  • WTKA (1050 AM; 10 kW; ANN ARBOR, MI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WXDX (1310 AM; 5 kW; DEARBORN, MI; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • 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 South 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.)
  • WGTE-FM (91.3 FM; TOLEDO, OH; Owner: THE PUBLIC B/C FOUNDATION OF NW OHIO)
  • WRVF (101.5 FM; TOLEDO, OH; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WKRK-FM (97.1 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WTWR-FM (98.3 FM; LUNA PIER, MI; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WJOF (88.1 FM; MONROE, MI; Owner: NORTHLAND COMMUNITY BROADCASTERS)
  • WDVD (96.3 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WYCD (99.5 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF MICHIGAN)
  • WNIC (100.3 FM; DEARBORN, MI; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WDET-FM (101.9 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: WAYNE STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • 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)
  • 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.)
  • WAAQ (88.3 FM; ONSTED, MI; Owner: GREAT LAKES COMMUNITY BROADCASTING, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around South Rockwood:

  • WTOL (Channel 11; TOLEDO, OH; Owner: LIBCO, INC.)
  • WNWO-TV (Channel 24; TOLEDO, OH; Owner: RAYCOM NATIONAL, INC.)
  • WJBK (Channel 2; DETROIT, MI; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • WXYZ-TV (Channel 7; DETROIT, MI; Owner: CHANNEL 7 OF DETROIT, INC.)
  • WUPW (Channel 36; TOLEDO, OH; Owner: WUPW BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • 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)
  • WTVG (Channel 13; TOLEDO, OH; Owner: WTVG, INC.)
  • WBXD-CA (Channel 5; DETROIT, MI; Owner: THE BOX WORLDWIDE LLC)
  • WGTE-TV (Channel 30; TOLEDO, OH; Owner: THE PUBLIC BROADCASTING FOUNDATION OF NW OHIO)
  • WKBD (Channel 50; DETROIT, MI; Owner: VIACOM STATIONS GROUP OF DETROIT INC.)
  • WDIV-TV (Channel 4; DETROIT, MI; Owner: POST-NEWSWEEK STATIONS, MICHIGAN, INC.)
  • 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.)
  • South Rockwood, Michigan
  • Fatal accident count10
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents14
  • Fatal accidents involving drunken persons:8
  • Fatalities10
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents20
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents0
  • Michigan average
  • Fatal accident count151
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents235
  • Fatal accidents involving drunken persons55
  • Fatalities162
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents403
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents28
See more detailed statistics of South Rockwood fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 6Number of bridges
  • 38m125ftTotal length
  • 112,295Total average daily traffic
  • 32,481Total average daily truck traffic

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

2
  • DET0627, 4764 Sigler Road, South Rockwood, Mi 48179 (Lat: 42.043472 Lon: -83.268111), Type: Tower, Structure height: 57.9 m, Call Sign: WQGY391, Licensee ID: L01728370
    Assigned Frequencies: 10835.0 MHz, 10875.0 MHzGrant Date: 05/23/2007, Expiration Date: 05/23/2017, 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:
  • SOUTH ROCKWOOD, Lat: 42.051306 Lon: -83.262111, Call Sign: WQIH262
    Assigned Frequencies: 956.268 MHzGrant Date: 02/11/2008, Expiration Date: 02/11/2018, Certifier: Arthur WenzelRegistrant: Sensus, 450 N Gallatin Ave, Uniontown, PA 15401, Phone: (800) 638-3748, Fax: (800) 888-2403, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

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

FAA Registered Aircraft:

11 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in South Rockwood)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$125,4601$152,0505$142,1221$34,810
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$01$95,3300$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$03$133,7730$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$01$87,9900$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$00$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 8301.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2007
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$113,0501$118,240
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0
Choose year:  2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 2002 2001 2000 1999

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 8301.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

Most common first names in South Rockwood, MI among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John1777.6 years
Robert1766.9 years
William1574.2 years
Mary1280.8 years
James1168.2 years
Charles1078.4 years
George976.8 years
Frank974.6 years
Anna979.9 years
Margaret880.8 years
Most common last names in South Rockwood, MI among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith873.4 years
Venier869.1 years
Laura876.5 years
Beaudrie772.8 years
Laduke773.2 years
Reaume777.6 years
Laginess681.0 years
Chinavare568.2 years
Gildersleeve584.2 years
Anson578.0 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (88%)
  • Electricity (11%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)

South Rockwood compared to Michigan state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
There are 5 pilots and 10 other airmen in this city.
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