Rockwell, NC Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 786 housing units in Rockwell. This represents a 20.9% growth from 650 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 753 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 33 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Rockwell is about 76.8%. Rockwell's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 6.1%. Average household size is 2.52 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Rockwell were built after 1974.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0.50%
One Bedroom6.60%
Two Bedrooms24.60%
Three Bedrooms53.10%
Four Bedrooms12.30%
Five Bedrooms or more2.90%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.67
Median year structure was built1974
Median Value of occupied units$94,000
Median Price asked for vacant units$88,600

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.01
Median year structure was built1973
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$450

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan1%
Second Mortgage10.60%
Home Equity Loan11%
Simple Mortgage42.30%
Debt Free35.20%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs17.1%