Rockwood is a very small city located in the state of Michigan. With a population of 3,199 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Rockwood is the 271st largest community in Michigan.
Rockwood is a blue-collar town, with 39.52% of people working in blue-collar occupations, while the average in America is just 27.7%. Overall, Rockwood is a city of service providers, sales and office workers, and production and manufacturing workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Rockwood who work in office and administrative support (11.06%), food service (8.10%), and personal care services (7.92%).
The city is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, Rockwood has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Rockwood a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
The population of Rockwood has a very low overall level of education: only 9.23% of people over 25 hold a 4-year college degree or higher.
The per capita income in Rockwood in 2010 was $28,114, which is wealthy relative to Michigan, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $112,456 for a family of four. However, Rockwood contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Rockwood home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Rockwood residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Rockwood include Polish, French , Irish, and English.
The most common language spoken in Rockwood is English. Other important languages spoken here include Other Asian languages and Spanish.