In 2017, Rockingham, NC had a population of 45.4k people with a median age of 40.2 and a median household income of $33,607. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Rockingham, NC declined from 45,710 to 45,447, a -0.575% decrease and its median household income grew from $32,526 to $33,607, a 3.32% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Rockingham, NC are White (Non-Hispanic) (57.6%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (31.1%), White (Hispanic) (5.16%), Two or More Races (Non-Hispanic) (2.1%), and American Indian & Alaska Native (Non-Hispanic) (1.94%). N/A% of the people in Rockingham, NC speak a non-English language, and 97.5% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Rockingham, NC are Richmond Community College (791 degrees awarded in 2017).
The median property value in Rockingham, NC is $80,000, and the homeownership rate is 65.5%. Most people in Rockingham, NC commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 21.1 minutes. The average car ownership in Rockingham, NC is 2 cars per household.