South Rockwood, Michigan

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Population in 2017: 1,660 (86% urban, 14% rural).
Population change since 2000: +29.3%
Males: 850  (51.3%)
Females: 810  (48.7%)
Median resident age:

42.0 years
Michigan median age:

39.8 years

Zip codes: 48179.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $71,616 (it was $62,500 in 2000)
South Rockwood:

$71,616
MI:

$54,909

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $30,048 (it was $22,245 in 2000)

South Rockwood village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $162,068 (it was $123,900 in 2000)
South Rockwood:

$162,068
MI:

$155,700

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $181,821; detached houses: $197,044; townhouses or other attached units: $146,666; in 2-unit structures: $703,746; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $160,189; mobile homes: $53,613

Median gross rent in 2017: $1,000.

March 2019 cost of living index in South Rockwood: 89.7 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 13.2%
(13.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 22.9% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 64.0% for American Indian residents)
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  • Races in South Rockwood, MI (2017)
    • 1,78591.5%White alone
    • 743.8%Hispanic
    • 351.8%Black alone
    • 241.2%Asian alone
    • 130.7%Two or more races
    • 80.4%American Indian alone

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



According to our research of Michigan and other state lists, there were 5 registered sex offenders living in South Rockwood, Michigan as of June 07, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in South Rockwood is 389 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is lower than the state average.


Crime rates in South Rockwood by year

Type

2006

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
1
(61.3)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(61.2)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(59.7)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
2
(126.1)
1
(61.3)
0
(0.0)
1
(59.6)
0
(0.0)
3
(179.0)
2
(122.3)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
3
(189.2)
4
(245.1)
6
(351.9)
2
(119.2)
2
(119.5)
7
(417.7)
3
(183.5)
2
(122.1)
1
(60.4)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
12
(756.6)
16
(980.4)
17
(997.1)
14
(834.3)
7
(418.2)
26
(1,551)
9
(550.5)
6
(366.3)
4
(241.4)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
1
(63.1)
5
(306.4)
0
(0.0)
1
(59.6)
2
(119.5)
1
(59.7)
2
(122.3)
1
(61.1)
2
(120.7)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(61.1)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)73.8142.264.558.434.6149.8118.028.123.5

The City-Data.com crime rate weighs serious crimes and violent crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

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City-data.com crime index in South Rockwood, MI

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 2 (2 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.21
Michigan average:

1.66
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Ancestries: American (33.6%), German (11.9%), Irish (6.0%), Polish (4.6%), French (3.5%), Italian (3.4%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Land area: 2.44 square miles.

Population density: 680 people per square mile   (low).

South Rockwood, Michigan map

55 residents are foreign born (0.7% North America, 0.7% Europe).

This village:

2.8%
Michigan:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $2,453 (1.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $2,142 (1.4%)

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 )

Latitude: 42.06 N, Longitude: 83.26 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 734

Distribution of median household income in South Rockwood, MI in 2017
Distribution of house value in South Rockwood, MI in 2017
South Rockwood satellite photo by USGS

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
  • 2015: 1 building, cost: $82,500
  • 2017: 4 buildings, average cost: $187,600
Number of permits per 10,000 South Rockwood, MI residents
Average permit cost in South Rockwood, MI
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

4.1%
Michigan:

4.4%
Population change in the 1990s: +49 (+4.0%).
Most common industries in South Rockwood, MI (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Transportation equipment (14.5%)
  • Health care (9.7%)
  • Construction (8.7%)
  • Educational services (7.2%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.3%)
  • Metal & metal products (4.2%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (3.3%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Transportation equipment (23.9%)
  • Construction (13.9%)
  • Metal & metal products (6.9%)
  • Truck transportation (3.9%)
  • Chemicals (3.9%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (3.6%)
  • Repair & maintenance (3.0%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (18.5%)
  • Educational services (12.6%)
  • Accommodation & food services (10.4%)
  • Finance & insurance (3.3%)
  • Food & beverage stores (3.3%)
  • Transportation equipment (3.0%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (3.0%)
Most common occupations in South Rockwood, MI (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (6.0%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (5.3%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4.3%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (3.8%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (3.8%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (3.8%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (3.3%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (10.9%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (9.1%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (7.3%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (5.1%)
  • Pipelayers, plumbers, pipefitters, and steamfitters (4.8%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.2%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (4.2%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (7.8%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (5.6%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5.6%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4.4%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (3.7%)
  • Cashiers (3.7%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (3.3%)

Average climate in South Rockwood, Michigan

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South Rockwood, Michigan environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO NO2 SO2 Ozone PM2.5 Pb
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 82.2. This is about average.

City:

82.2
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2018 was 0.532. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 12.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.532
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 13.5. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 12.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

13.5
U.S.:

5.6
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.857. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 2.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.857
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 24.7. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 6.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

24.7
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 9.50. This is about average. Closest monitor was 10.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.50
U.S.:

8.46
Lead Level

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2010 was 0.00549. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 6.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00549
U.S.:

0.00984

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 South Rockwood 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 the city 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 South Rockwood 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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Points of interest:

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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
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

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.

For population 15 years and over in South Rockwood:

Marital status in South Rockwood, MI
  • Never married: 36.5%
  • Now married: 45.8%
  • Separated: 0.5%
  • Widowed: 3.8%
  • Divorced: 13.5%

For population 25 years and over in South Rockwood:

  • High school or higher: 82.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 17.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.7%
  • Unemployed: 5.1%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 23.8 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

12.1
Michigan average:

10.8

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

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

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
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
Here:

1.63 / 10,000 pop.
Michigan:

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

0.07 / 10,000 pop.
Michigan:

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

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.
Michigan:

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

5.41 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.6%
State:

9.7%
Adult obesity rate:
Monroe County:

30.2%
Michigan:

29.7%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Monroe 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
Police Protection - Officers 2$7,884$47,3047$8,587
Other Government Administration 1$3,189$38,2689$2,929
Streets and Highways 1$3,986$47,8320$0
Financial Administration 1$3,127$37,5240$0
Parks and Recreation 1$3,021$36,2520$0
Water Supply 1$3,215$38,5800$0
Sewerage 0$0 0$0
Other and Unallocable 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 7$24,422$41,86616$11,516

South Rockwood government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $349,000 ($210.24)
    Sewerage: $216,000 ($130.12)
    Water Utilities: $167,000 ($100.60)
    Regular Highways: $154,000 ($92.77)
    Central Staff Services: $94,000 ($56.63)
    General - Other: $86,000 ($51.81)
    Solid Waste Management: $79,000 ($47.59)
    Parks and Recreation: $57,000 ($34.34)
    General Public Buildings: $47,000 ($28.31)
    Financial Administration: $40,000 ($24.10)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities - Other: $17,000 ($10.24)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $9,000 ($5.42)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $11,000 ($6.63)
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $11,000 ($6.63)
    Police Protection: $2,000 ($1.20)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $438,000 ($263.86)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $25,000 ($15.06)

South Rockwood government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $233,000 ($140.36)
    Solid Waste Management: $87,000 ($52.41)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities: $25,000 ($15.06)
    Parks and Recreation: $17,000 ($10.24)
    Other: $1,000 ($0.60)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $72,000 ($43.37)
    Fines and Forfeits: $71,000 ($42.77)
    Interest Earnings: $1,000 ($0.60)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $205,000 ($123.49)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $128,000 ($77.11)
    General Local Government Support: $127,000 ($76.51)
    Other: $5,000 ($3.01)
  • Tax - Property: $510,000 ($307.23)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $25,000 ($15.06)
    Other License: $18,000 ($10.84)

South Rockwood government finances - Debt in 2012 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,521,000 ($916.27)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,414,000 ($851.81)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $107,000 ($64.46)

South Rockwood government finances - Cash and Securities in 2012 (per resident):

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $20,000 ($12.05)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,132,000 ($681.93)

4.91% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($51,457 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.91%
Michigan average:

5.43%

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 Wayne County, MI  1.46% ($51,435 average AGI)
from Lucas County, OH  1.00% ($57,759)
from Washtenaw County, MI  0.35% ($45,629)


5.09% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($50,371 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.09%
Michigan average:

5.69%

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 Lucas County, OH  1.16% ($42,333 average AGI)
to Wayne County, MI  1.15% ($45,461)
to Washtenaw County, MI  0.38% ($49,190)

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 count13
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents19
  • Fatal accidents involving drunk persons:8
  • Fatalities13
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents37
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents0
  • Michigan average
  • Fatal accident count10717
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents16717
  • Fatal accidents involving drunk persons4360
  • Fatalities11848
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents28209
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents1260
See more detailed statistics of South Rockwood fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 17Number of bridges
  • 141ft / 42.9mTotal length
  • $355,107,000Total costs
  • 289,048Total average daily traffic
  • 81,669Total average daily truck traffic
  • 101,531Total future (year 2014) average daily traffic
New bridges in South Rockwood, MI - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 21920-1929
  • 11940-1949
  • 71950-1959
  • 11960-1969
  • 11970-1979
  • 21990-1999
  • 22000-2009
  • 12010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for South Rockwood, MI

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 MHz, Grant 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 MHz, Grant Date: 11/14/2017, Expiration Date: 02/11/2028, Certifier: Arthur Wenzel, Registrant: Business Radio Licensing, 30251 Golden Lantern, Suite E #501, Laguna Niguel, CA 92677, Phone: (949) 348-8510, Fax: (949) 348-8514, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

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

FAA Registered Aircraft:

9 (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 in South Rockwood, MI
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in South Rockwood, MI - 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
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in South Rockwood, MI
  • 98.1%Utility gas
  • 1.5%Electricity
  • 0.4%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in South Rockwood, MI
  • 77.5%Utility gas
  • 21.3%Electricity
  • 1.2%Bottled, tank, or LP gas


South Rockwood compared to Michigan state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
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