Rocky Mount, North Carolina 

8 Reviews | Review This Place | Photos and Maps

North Carolina Gifts

Economy in Rocky Mount, North Carolina

Rocky Mount has an unemployment rate of 8.4%. The US average is 6.0%.

Rocky Mount has seen the job market decrease by -1.1% over the last year. Future job growth over the next ten years is predicted to be 17.3%, which is lower than the US average of 33.5%.

Tax Rates for Rocky Mount
- The Sales Tax Rate for Rocky Mount is 6.8%. The US average is 7.3%.
- The Income Tax Rate for Rocky Mount is 5.5%. The US average is 4.6%.
- Tax Rates can have a big impact when Comparing Cost of Living.

Income and Salaries for Rocky Mount
- The average income of a Rocky Mount resident is $20,236 a year. The US average is $28,555 a year.
- The Median household income of a Rocky Mount resident is $36,724 a year. The US average is $53,482 a year.

INCOME BY POPULATION PERCENT

  ECONOMYRocky Mount, North CarolinaUnited States
  8.4%6.0%
  -6.9%-6.2%
  17.3%33.5%
  6.8%6.2%
  5.3%4.6%
  $21,124$31,177
  $37,607$57,652
  $46,223$70,850
  POPULATION BY OCCUPATION
  0.8%1.3%
  0.0%0.6%
  4.3%6.2%
  17.7%10.4%
  3.2%2.7%
  12.5%11.6%
  4.7%4.1%
  0.3%0.9%
  1.2%2.1%
  3.7%4.7%
  1.3%1.9%
  2.3%6.7%
  0.0%0.1%
  5.0%4.3%
  8.6%9.3%
  15.0%13.8%
  1.4%2.2%
  9.6%7.4%
  4.1%4.9%
  4.1%4.8%
ECONOMY MAP
  • Unemployment Rate (US Avg: 6%)
Select Map Options
  • Unemployment Rate
  • Median HH Income
  • Recent Job Growth
  • Income < $15k
  • Income > $200k
  • Reset Map

  • View More Data >

    Reviews for Rocky Mount    8 Reviews
    Rocky Mount Sucks - 11/20/2020
    Anarchy. Not a good place to live. People drag race up and down the roads at all hours when elderly relatives and neighbors are trying to sleep, and the police here do... Read More

    Start Your Review of Rocky Mount


    Seriously, this is the TRUTH about Rocky Mount - 3/16/2013
    Okay, I'm writing this review because I use this site a lot. I think there's some mis-information about Rocky Mount here. Truth be made known, it is neither as good, nor... Read More

    What should I do - 1/17/2011
    I move from Washington DC to rocky mount nc nov2008 and I sold my home in Dc and brought a home in rockymount cash money.But Know ready to leave should I hold on to this... Read More


    View More Data >

    COMPARE COST OF LIVING
    Compare Rocky Mount, North Carolina to any other place in the USA.


    MAPS OF ROCKY MOUNT, NORTH CAROLINA
    Check out the latest Maps in a variety of categories including cost of living, population, and commute time.Rocky_Mount,North Carolina Map
    ZIP CODES IN ROCKY MOUNT, NORTH CAROLINA
    27804 27801 27803 27809


    PREMIUM MEMBERSHIP

    Members receive 10 FREE city profile downloads a month, unlimited access to our detailed cost of living calculator and analysis, unlimited access to our DataEngine, and more.

    Try Now
    Join BestPlaces