Rockwood is a tiny borough located in the state of Pennsylvania. With a population of 854 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Rockwood is the 817th largest community in Pennsylvania. Rockwood has a large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic boroughs in the country.
When you are in Rockwood, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 36.56% of Rockwood’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. Overall, Rockwood is a borough 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 (13.17%), food service (11.02%), and management occupations (9.68%).
Rockwood is a small borough, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.
The population of Rockwood has a very low overall level of education: only 7.75% of people over 25 hold a 4-year college degree or higher.
The per capita income in Rockwood in 2010 was $19,336, which is low income relative to Pennsylvania, and lower middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $77,344 for a family of four.
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 Native American. Important ancestries of people in Rockwood include Irish, Italian, Dutch, and English.
The most common language spoken in Rockwood is English. Other important languages spoken here include West Germanic languages and Spanish.