Rockingham, NC Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 4,357 housing units in Rockingham. This represents a 9.7% growth from 3,971 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 4,344 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 13 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Rockingham is about 58.2%. Rockingham's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 8.5%. Average household size is 2.33 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Rockingham were built after 1966.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0.80%
One Bedroom10.90%
Two Bedrooms35.30%
Three Bedrooms43.70%
Four Bedrooms7.20%
Five Bedrooms or more2.20%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.29
Median year structure was built1962
Median Value of occupied units$64,200
Median Price asked for vacant units$68,300

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.37
Median year structure was built1972
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$285

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage7.10%
Home Equity Loan9.60%
Simple Mortgage40.30%
Debt Free43.10%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs17.6%