Rock Hill, SC

Rock Hill profile

Living in Rock Hill

Rock Hill is a larger medium-sized city located in the state of South Carolina. With a population of 75,048 people and 24 constituent neighborhoods, Rock Hill is the fifth largest community in South Carolina.

Unlike some cities, Rock Hill isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Rock Hill are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Rock Hill is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Rock Hill who work in office and administrative support (14.00%), sales jobs (11.40%), and management occupations (8.23%).

Also of interest is that Rock Hill has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.

One thing that you will notice about Rock Hill is that there is a good-sized population of people who are young, single, educated, and upwardly-mobile career starters. Many singles consider Rock Hill a good place to live without being in a really big city, with opportunities for friendships and fun with others like themselves.

In terms of college education, Rock Hill is substantially better educated than the typical community in the nation, which has 21.84% of the adults holding a bachelor's degree or graduate degree: 30.31% of adults in Rock Hill have a college degree.

The per capita income in Rock Hill in 2018 was $27,959, which is upper middle income relative to South Carolina, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $111,836 for a family of four. However, Rock Hill contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Rock Hill is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Rock Hill home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Rock Hill residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Rock Hill include German, Irish, English, Scots-Irish, and Italian.

The most common language spoken in Rock Hill is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and French.