The unemployment rate in Rocky Mount Metro Area is 6.0% (U.S. avg. is 3.7%). Recent job growth is Negative. Rocky Mount Metro Area jobs have decreased by 1.1%. More Economy
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Rocky Mount Metro Area's cost of living is 24.3% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living
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WEATHER & CLIMATE
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The Rocky Mount metro area voted Democratic in the last three Presidential elections, after voting Republican in 2000 and 2004. More Voting Stats
Rocky Mount Metro Area's population is 148,157 people. Since 2010, it has had a population decline of 1.7%. Learn More...
Average Commute time is 21.9 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...
The median home cost in Rocky Mount Metro Area is Real Estate: $85,183
. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 9.0%.
Rocky Mount Metro Area public schools spend $9,425 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 16.6 students per teacher in Rocky Mount Metro Area. More Education