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Rockingham, NC (North Carolina) Houses and Residents

Rockingham,NC index of house prices

Total population: 9,276 (All urban)

Houses: 4,431 (4,020 occupied: 2,124 owner occupied, 1,907 renter occupied)

% of renters here:

47%
State:

36%

Housing density: 608 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2016 in this county: $104,369.

Median contract rent in 2016: $305 (lower quartile is $195, upper quartile is $379)


Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2016: $394


Median gross rent in Rockingham, NC in 2016: $425

Housing units in Rockingham with a mortgage: 1,123 (45 second mortgage, 143 home equity loan, 9 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 1,014

Median household income for houses/condos with a mortgage: $68,272

Median household income for apartments without a mortgage: $37,115

Median monthly housing costs: $603


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Rockingham, North Carolina Age and Sex of Residents
Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $103,283 (it was $64,000 in 2000)
Rockingham:

$103,283
North Carolina:

$165,400
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $79,552 - $160,312
Median year house/condo built: 1966

Median year apartment built: 1975

Household type by relationship:

Households: 9,481
  • In family households: 7,443 (965 male householders, 1,486 female householders)
    1,358 spouses, 2,748 children (2,474 natural, 87 adopted, 189 stepchildren), 269 grandchildren, 192 brothers or sisters, 50 parents, 117 other relatives, 263 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 1,788 (513 male householders (427 living alone)), 1,068 female householders (995 living alone)), 193 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 253

Size of family households: 1,217 2-persons, 570 3-persons, 458 4-persons, 154 5-persons, 41 6-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 1,427 1-person, 150 2-persons, 8 3-persons.

888 married couples with children.
882 single-parent households (73 men, 809 women).

95.7% of residents of Rockingham speak English at home.
3.9% of residents speak Spanish at home (71% speak English very well, 5% speak English well, 23% speak English not well, 1% don't speak English at all).
0.5% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (81% speak English well, 19% speak English not well).

Foreign born population: 248 (2.6%)
(94.4% of them are naturalized citizens)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:

Here:

6.0
State:

6.3

Median number of rooms in apartments:

Here:

4.4
State:

4.5

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Rockingham, North Carolina:

  • 0no bedroom
  • 211 bedroom
  • 3682 bedrooms
  • 1,4263 bedrooms
  • 2224 bedrooms
  • 815+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Rockingham population

Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Rockingham, North Carolina:

  • 0no bedroom
  • 3641 bedroom
  • 8922 bedrooms
  • 5843 bedrooms
  • 614 bedrooms
  • 05+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Rockingham population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Cars and other vehicles available in Rockingham in owner-occupied houses/condos:

  • 59no vehicle
  • 7641 vehicle
  • 7382 vehicles
  • 3183 vehicles
  • 2094 vehicles
  • 215+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Rockingham population

Cars and other vehicles available in Rockingham in renter-occupied apartments

  • 513no vehicle
  • 9161 vehicle
  • 4142 vehicles
  • 193 vehicles
  • 04 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Rockingham population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Rockingham, North Carolina:

  • 01 room
  • 02 rooms
  • 253 rooms
  • 1354 rooms
  • 5195 rooms
  • 7396 rooms
  • 2897 rooms
  • 1698 rooms
  • 2449+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Rockingham population

Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Rockingham, North Carolina:

  • 01 room
  • 82 rooms
  • 3363 rooms
  • 6424 rooms
  • 5995 rooms
  • 2326 rooms
  • 677 rooms
  • 78 rooms
  • 39+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Rockingham population

Year house built

Median 2016 house/condo value by year built ($)

Median house/condo value by year householder moved into unit ($)

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders ($)

Owners and renters by unit type in %

  • Rockingham, NC household income distribution

  • Rockingham, NC household income distribution
  • 566Less than $10,000
  • 390$10,000 to $14,999
  • 301$15,000 to $19,999
  • 288$20,000 to $24,999
  • 277$25,000 to $29,999
  • 265$30,000 to $34,999
  • 152$35,000 to $39,999
  • 155$40,000 to $44,999
  • 210$45,000 to $49,999
  • 337$50,000 to $59,999
  • 358$60,000 to $74,999
  • 288$75,000 to $99,999
  • 176$100,000 to $124,999
  • 94$125,000 to $149,999
  • 35$150,000 to $199,999
  • 40$200,000 or more
  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2016 in Rockingham, NC

  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2016 in Rockingham, NC
  • 23Less than $10,000
  • 7$10,000 to $14,999
  • 8$15,000 to $19,999
  • 17$20,000 to $24,999
  • 6$25,000 to $29,999
  • 39$30,000 to $34,999
  • 18$35,000 to $39,999
  • 89$40,000 to $49,999
  • 116$50,000 to $59,999
  • 118$60,000 to $69,999
  • 84$70,000 to $79,999
  • 243$80,000 to $89,999
  • 252$90,000 to $99,999
  • 271$100,000 to $124,999
  • 197$125,000 to $149,999
  • 269$150,000 to $174,999
  • 96$175,000 to $199,999
  • 30$200,000 to $249,999
  • 35$250,000 to $299,999
  • 37$300,000 to $399,999
  • 41$500,000 to $749,999
  • 12$1,000,000 to $1,499,999
  • 8$1,500,000 to $1,999,999
  • Rent paid by renters in 2016 in Rockingham, NC

  • Rent paid by renters in 2016 in Rockingham, NC
  • 106Less than $100
  • 140$100 to $149
  • 45$150 to $199
  • 82$200 to $249
  • 31$250 to $299
  • 124$300 to $349
  • 157$350 to $399
  • 199$400 to $449
  • 205$450 to $499
  • 180$500 to $549
  • 136$550 to $599
  • 81$600 to $649
  • 62$650 to $699
  • 8$700 to $749
  • 68$800 to $899
  • 47$1,000 to $1,249
  • 116No cash rent

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 222010 or later
  • 412000 to 2009
  • 831990 to 1999
  • 871980 to 1989
  • 101970 to 1979
  • 12Before 1970
Note: State values scaled to Rockingham population
Rockingham commuting: travel time to work

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 260
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 747
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 861
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 596
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 60
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 36
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 232
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 99
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 144
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 221
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 35
  • 90 or more minutes: 81
Rockingham, NC Time Leaving Home for Work

Percentage of workers working in this county: 75.9%
Number of people working at home: 41 (1.2% of all workers)

Rockingham mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work

  • Drove a car alone: 6,068 (84%)
  • Carpooled: 881 (12%)
  • Taxi: 34 (0%)
  • Walked: 177 (2%)
  • Worked at home: 41 (1%)

First ancestries reported:

 American: 697
 English: 358
 Scottish: 252
 Irish: 207
 Scotch-Irish: 187
 German: 179
 French (except Basque): 117
 British: 52
 Italian: 45
 European: 38
 French Canadian: 34
 Romanian: 22
 African: 12
 Swedish: 5

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents (%):

  • 33%Colombia
  • 18%Mexico
  • 12%Vietnam
  • 6%Haiti
  • 5%Austria
  • 5%Korea
  • 4%Dominican Republic

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 6,971
  • Other state: 2,158
  • Northeast: 644
  • Midwest: 183
  • South: 1,212
  • West: 114

83% of Rockingham residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 43% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 80% lived in North Carolina.

Rockingham:

83.0%
State average:

84.3%

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 45
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 0
  • 5th and 6th grade: 6
  • 7th and 8th grade: 64
  • 9th grade: 120
  • 10th grade: 93
  • 11th grade: 52
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 44
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 955
  • Less than 1 year of college: 151
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 550
  • Associate degree: 218
  • Bachelor's degree: 229
  • Master's degree: 94
  • Professional school degree: 14
  • Doctorate degree: 5

Educational Attainment for Males (%)

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 23
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 8
  • 5th and 6th grade: 21
  • 7th and 8th grade: 45
  • 9th grade: 113
  • 10th grade: 102
  • 11th grade: 154
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 27
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 1,099
  • Less than 1 year of college: 217
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 628
  • Associate degree: 426
  • Bachelor's degree: 524
  • Master's degree: 242
  • Professional school degree: 47
  • Doctorate degree: 17

Educational Attainment for Females (%)

Class of Workers in 2016 (%)

  • Unemployment by race in 2016
  • Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic residents
  • 8.7%Males
  • 7.5%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Black residents
  • 14.5%Males
  • 16.6%Females
  • Unemployment rate for other race residents
  • 100.0%Females
  • Unemployment rate for two or more race residents
  • 51.4%Males
  • Unemployment rate for Hispanic or Latino residents
  • 16.8%Males
  • 9.0%Females
Rockingham marital status for males
Rockingham marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 2,954
  • One, attached: 46
  • Two: 317
  • 3 or 4: 266
  • 5 to 9: 538
  • 10 to 19: 86
  • 20 to 49: 41
  • 50 or more: 37
  • Mobile homes: 163

Median worth of mobile homes: $24,279

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities in 2016: 1.7%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities in 2016: 4.3%

House/condo owner moved in on average 19 years ago

Renter moved in on average 2 years ago

Year Householders Moved Into Residence in Rockingham:

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Rockingham
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Electricity (49.5%)
  • Utility gas (43.1%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (7.1%)
  • Wood (0.7%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (0.3%)
  • Electricity (75.7%)
  • Utility gas (18.2%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (3.6%)
  • No fuel used (1.4%)
  • Wood (1.0%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (0.4%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 68
Here:

7.0%
North Carolina:

10.0%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 44
Here:

10.4%
North Carolina:

8.5%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 23
Here:

4.6%
North Carolina:

17.5%

School Enrollment by Level of School for Male Students (%)

School Enrollment by Level of School for Female Students (%)

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninstitutionalized)