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Rocky Mount Statistics & Demographics

Rocky Mount straddles the county line, with part of it in Nash County and part of it in Edgecombe County. Rocky Mount has a growing arts community and has been labeled a "Mayberry-Like Town". As part of a Combined Statistical Area, which also encompasses the greater Wilson area, this CSA population is currently over 200,000 residents.

US Census 2010 Number Percent
Rocky Mount Population 57,136 100%
Edgecombe County 56,552  
Nash County 95,840  
     
Sex and Age    
Male 26,296 45.8%
Female 31,181 54.2%
Male Median Age (years) 36.1  
Female Median Age (years) 40.6  
     
Race    
One Race 56,584 98.4%
White 19,228 33.5%
Black or African American 35,245 61.3%
Hispanic or Latino 2,106 3.7%
American Indian and Alaska Native 350 .6%
Asian 563 1%
Other 1,186 2.1%
Two or More Races 893 1.6%
     
Income    
Per Capita Income $21,910  
Median Household Income $38,080  
     

Zip Codes within 10 miles

24151, 27801, 27802, 27803, 27804, 27815, 24146, 24092, 24184