Rockfish

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  1. Rockfish Legal Resources
  2. Rockfish Statistics
  3. Rockfish Property/Housing/Real Estate Information
  4. Rockfish Employment Information
  5. Rockfish Family Information
  6. Rockfish Education Information
  7. Rockfish Public Benefits Information
  8. Rockfish Immigration & Civil Rights Information


Rockfish Legal Resources

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North Carolina Constitution
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North Carolina State Resources
North Carolina Website
North Carolina Governor
North Carolina Legislature
North Carolina Courts
North Carolina Government Resources

State Attorney General
Federal Courts
North Carolina Eastern


Rockfish Statistics

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  • Population (2000): 35,973
  • Land Area (2000): 263.421 square kilometers
  • Water Area (2000): 1.708 square kilometers
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Houses (2000): 13,693

Rockfish Population - Urban/Rural

Urban/Rural Population Percent
 Urban 32,766 89.96%
 Rural, Farm 99 0.27%
 Rural, Non-farm 3,559 9.77%

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Rockfish Employment Information

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Rockfish Employment By Industry


 Male, with percent of employed male population
1. Construction 1,311 16.39%
2. Public Administration 569 7.11%
3. Accommodation and Food Services 424 5.30%
4. Admin, Support, and Waste Management 418 5.23%
5. Repair and Maintenance 336 4.20%
6. Educational Services 289 3.61%
7. Health Care 279 3.49%
8. Plastics and Rubber Manufacturing 262 3.28%
9. Department and Other General Stores 250 3.13%
10. Food and Beverage Stores 235 2.94%
11. Broadcasting and Telecommunications 224 2.80%
12. Motor Vehicle and Parts Dealers 223 2.79%
13. Truck Transportation 211 2.64%
14. Agriculture / Forestry / Fishing / Hunting 191 2.39%
15. Professional / Scientific / Tech Services 173 2.16%
16. Building Materials / Hardware / Lawn and Garden Supplies 166 2.08%
17. Utilities 135 1.69%
18. Miscellaneous Manufacturing 133 1.66%
19. Finance and Insurance 129 1.61%
20. Electrical Equipment / Appliances / Components Manufacturing 124 1.55%
 Female, with percent of employed female population
1. Health Care 1,176 15.56%
2. Educational Services 1,059 14.01%
3. Accommodation and Food Services 595 7.87%
4. Public Administration 407 5.39%
5. Social Assistance 381 5.04%
6. Finance and Insurance 316 4.18%
7. Professional / Scientific / Tech Services 315 4.17%
8. Department and Other General Stores 289 3.82%
9. Food and Beverage Stores 246 3.26%
10. Admin, Support, and Waste Management 232 3.07%
11. Real Estate and Rental and Leasing 182 2.41%
12. Personal and Laundry Services 171 2.26%
13. Metal Manufactuing 132 1.75%
14. Other Direct Selling Estab 130 1.72%
15. Motor Vehicle and Parts Dealers 101 1.34%
16. Construction 87 1.15%
17. Apparel Manufacturing 86 1.14%
18. Religious / Grantmaking / Civic / Similar Organizations 86 1.14%
19. Arts / Entertainment / Recreation 83 1.10%
20. Broadcasting and Telecommunications 75 0.99%

Rockfish Employment By Job


 Male, with percent of employed male population
1. Other Installation / Maintenance 610 7.63%
2. Other Production Occupations 480 6.00%
3. Driver / Sales Workers and Truckers 469 5.86%
4. Other Management Occupations 392 4.90%
5. Other Sales and Related Occupations 359 4.49%
6. Vehicle Mechanics 345 4.31%
7. Recording / Scheduling / Dispatching 307 3.84%
8. Retail Sales, Not cashiers 287 3.59%
9. Building and Grounds Cleaning and Maintenance 238 2.98%
10. Sales Reps / Wholesale and Manufact 226 2.83%
11. Other Construction Trades 212 2.65%
12. Laborers and Material Movers / Handlers 191 2.39%
13. Construction Laborers 165 2.06%
14. Carpenters 156 1.95%
15. Metal Workers and Plastic Workers 150 1.88%
16. Other Office and Admin Support 149 1.86%
17. Operations Managers Non Finance 147 1.84%
18. Other Material Moving Workers 137 1.71%
19. Computer Specialists 133 1.66%
20. Engineers 133 1.66%
 Female, with percent of employed female population
1. Teachers, Pre/Primary School 478 6.33%
2. Cashiers 415 5.49%
3. Secretaries and Admins 383 5.07%
4. Other Office and Admin Support 328 4.34%
5. Other Sales and Related Occupations 289 3.82%
6. Retail Sales, Not cashiers 282 3.73%
7. Health Technologists and Technicians 276 3.65%
8. Other Management Occupations 273 3.61%
9. Informaion and Record Clerks, Not Customer Service 259 3.43%
10. Registered Nurses 256 3.39%
11. Other Production Occupations 248 3.28%
12. Recording / Scheduling / Dispatching 211 2.79%
13. Building and Grounds Cleaning and Maintenance 209 2.77%
14. Other Teachers / Instructors / Librarians 209 2.77%
15. Bookkeeping / Accounting / Auditing 194 2.57%
16. Child Care Workers 192 2.54%
17. Accountants and Auditors 176 2.33%
18. Cooks and Food Preparation Workers 165 2.18%
19. Counselors / Social Workers / Etc. 163 2.16%
20. Financial Clerks, Non-bookkeeping 152 2.01%

Rockfish Hours Worked Per Week In 1999

Hours Per Week  Population Percent
35 or more hours 16,236 62.46%
15-35 hours 2,556 9.83%
1-14 hours 567 2.18%
No regular hours 6,634 25.52%

Rockfish Time Left For Work

Time  Population Percent
Midnight-4:59 AM 616 3.69%
5 AM-5:29 AM 905 5.42%
5:30 AM-5:59 AM 1,450 8.69%
6 AM-6:29 AM 1,661 9.95%
6:30 AM-6:59 AM 1,445 8.66%
7 AM-7:29 AM 3,197 19.16%
7:30 AM-7:59 AM 2,525 15.13%
8 AM-8:29 AM 1,469 8.80%
8:30 AM-8:59 AM 468 2.80%
9:00 AM-9:59 AM 496 2.97%
10:00 AM-10:59 AM 274 1.64%
11:00 AM-11:59 AM 175 1.05%
Noon-3:59 PM 748 4.48%
4 PM-11:59 PM 1,260 7.55%

Rockfish Length Of Commute In Minutes

Minutes  Population Percent
Less than 5 126 0.75%
5-9 1,058 6.34%
10-14 1,864 11.17%
15-19 2,803 16.80%
20-24 3,820 22.89%
25-29 1,594 9.55%
30-34 3,007 18.02%
35-39 390 2.34%
40-44 281 1.68%
45-59 557 3.34%
60-89 527 3.16%
At least 90 662 3.97%

Rockfish Length Of Commute In Mintues - Public vs. Private Transportation


Minutes  Population (public) Percent  Population (private) Percent
Under 30 8 0.05% 11,257 67.45%
30-44 6 0.04% 3,672 22.00%
45-59 0 0.00% 557 3.34%
At least 60 18 0.11% 1,171 7.02%

Rockfish Type Of Commute

Type Population Percent
 Bicycle 0 0.00%
 Car / truck / van, carpool 2,361 13.91%
 Car / truck / van, solo 14,055 82.80%
 Motorcycle 16 0.09%
 Other 133 0.78%
 Public transportation 32 0.19%
 Walked 92 0.54%
 Worked at home 285 1.68%

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Rockfish Family Information

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Households (2000): 12,572 (36,180 people)
Families (2000): 10,040 (32,155 people)
Families where both partners work (2000): 4,445
People at same address in 1995: 16,899

Rockfish Household Income in 1999


Income Population Percent
Under $10,000 753 5.99%
$10,000-$14,999 747 5.94%
$15,000-$19,999 739 5.88%
$20,000-$24,999 744 5.92%
$25,000-$29,999 654 5.20%
$30,000-$34,999 994 7.91%
$35,000-$39,999 987 7.85%
$40,000-$44,999 941 7.48%
$45,000-$49,999 852 6.78%
$50,000-$59,999 1,453 11.56%
$60,000-$74,999 1,546 12.30%
$75,000-$99,999 1,358 10.80%
$100,000-$124,999 429 3.41%
$125,000-$149,999 200 1.59%
$150,000-$199,999 56 0.45%
$200,000 or more 119 0.95%

Rockfish Household Type

Type Population Percent
 Nonfamily, 1 person 2,060 16.38%
 Family, 2 people 3,357 26.69%
 Nonfamily, 2 people 449 3.57%
 Family, 3 people 2,710 21.55%
 Nonfamily, 3 people 85 0.68%
 Family, 4 people 2,402 19.10%
 Nonfamily, 4 people 41 0.33%
 Family, 5 people 1,012 8.05%
 Nonfamily, 5 people 7 0.06%
 Family, 6 people 329 2.62%
 Nonfamily, 6 people 2 0.02%
 Family, 7 or more people 122 0.97%
 Nonfamily, 7 or more people 1 0.01%

Rockfish Household Income Type

Type  Population Percent
Earnings 11,077 32.50%
Interest / Dividend / Rent 3,203 9.40%
Public Assistance 271 0.80%
Retirement 2,520 7.39%
Self Employment 1,390 4.08%
Social Security 2,133 6.26%
Supplemental Security 470 1.38%
Wage / Salary 10,792 31.66%
Other 2,232 6.55%

Rockfish Family Type

Type Population Percent
 No children under 18 3,580 44.47%
 With children under 18 4,471 55.53%

Rockfish Marital Status - Male (for those 15+ in 2000)

Type Population Percent
 Divorced 938 7.23%
 Married 8,735 67.37%
 Never Married 3,116 24.03%
 Widowed 177 1.37%

Rockfish Marital Status - Female (for those 15+ in 2000)

Type Population Percent
 Divorced 1,283 9.37%
 Married 8,966 65.47%
 Never Married 2,524 18.43%
 Widowed 921 6.73%

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Rockfish Education Information

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Rockfish Highest Degree Earned (18 or older)

Degree Population Percent
 Less than 9th grade 804 3.23%
 9th-12th grade, no diploma 2,923 11.76%
 High school diploma or equivalent 8,257 33.21%
 Some college, no degree 6,674 26.84%
 Associate degree 2,364 9.51%
 Bachelors degree 2,765 11.12%
 Graduate or professional degree 1,079 4.34%

Rockfish Population In School (3 or older)

School Level  In Public School Percent  In Private School Percent Total Percent
Nursery or preschool 395 1.10% 308 0.86% 703 1.95%
Kindergarten 748 2.08% 76 0.21% 824 2.29%
Grades 1-4 2,463 6.85% 204 0.57% 2,667 7.41%
Grades 5-8 2,737 7.61% 164 0.46% 2,901 8.06%
Grades 9-12 2,272 6.32% 125 0.35% 2,397 6.66%
Undergrad college 1,451 4.03% 314 0.87% 1,765 4.91%
Graduate or professional school 244 0.68% 132 0.37% 376 1.05%
Total 10,310 28.66% 1,323 3.68% 11,633 32.34%

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Rockfish Public Benefits Information

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Rockfish Above Or Below Poverty Level In 1999

Above/Below Population Percent
 At Or Above Poverty Level 32,367 90.01%
 Below Poverty Level 3,592 9.99%

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Rockfish Immigration & Civil Rights Information

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Rockfish Population By Age

Age Population Percent
0-9 Years 6,150 17.10%
10-19 Years 5,907 16.42%
20-29 Years 4,785 13.30%
30-39 Years 6,989 19.43%
40-49 Years 5,490 15.26%
50-59 Years 3,263 9.07%
60-69 Years 2,071 5.76%
70-79 Years 1,006 2.80%
80-89 Years 270 0.75%
90+ Years 42 0.12%

Rockfish Population - Male/Female

Male/Female Population Percent
 Male 17,657 49.08%
 Female 18,316 50.92%

Rockfish Population By Ethnicity

Ethnicity Population Percent
 Caucasian 22,602 62.83%
 African-American 8,912 24.77%
 Hispanic/Latino 2,163 6.01%
 Amerindian 825 2.29%
 Multiracial 820 2.28%
 Asian 534 1.48%
 Pacific Islander 64 0.18%
 Other Race 53 0.15%

Rockfish Top Specified Ancestries

Rank Ancestry  Population Percent Of Specified Ancestries
1. United States Or American 4,102 19.43%
2. German 3,996 18.92%
3. Irish 2,979 14.11%
4. English 2,648 12.54%
5. Scotch Irish 1,081 5.12%
6. Italian 913 4.32%
7. Scottish 869 4.12%
8. French Non-Basque 734 3.48%
9. Polish 529 2.51%
10. Dutch 364 1.72%

Rockfish Top Languages Spoken At Home

Rank Language  Population Percent Of Reported Languages
1. Only English 30,551 91.11%
2. Spanish Or Spanish Creole 1,612 4.81%
3. German 494 1.47%
4. Korean 192 0.57%
5. Vietnamese 160 0.48%
6. French 103 0.31%
7. Tagalog 60 0.18%
8. African 45 0.13%
9. Urdu 39 0.12%
10. Italian 37 0.11%

Rockfish Citizen Type

Type Population Percent
 Citizen by birth 34,696 95.26%
 Naturalized immigrant 999 2.74%
 Not a citizen 729 2.00%

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