Rockmart is a very small city located in the state of Georgia. With a population of 4,300 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Rockmart is the 168th largest community in Georgia.
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Rockmart is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Rockmart is a city of sales and office workers, managers, and production and manufacturing workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Rockmart who work in office and administrative support (15.16%), business and financial occupations (13.49%), and sales jobs (13.14%).
Of important note, Rockmart is also a city of artists. Rockmart has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape Rockmart’s character.
As is often the case in a small city, Rockmart doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.
In terms of college education, the citizens of Rockmart rank slightly lower than the national average. 13.82% of adults 25 and older in Rockmart have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree, while 21.84% of adults have a 4-year degree or higher in the average American community.
The per capita income in Rockmart in 2010 was $21,392, which is upper middle income relative to Georgia, and lower middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $85,568 for a family of four.
Rockmart is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Rockmart home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Rockmart residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Rockmart include Irish, German, French , and Dutch.
The most common language spoken in Rockmart is English. Other important languages spoken here include Hindi and German.