Rocky Mount

By:Brittany Wright & Bradley Rice

Population

Population of 56,954 (2012)

Demographics

Male: 45.9%

Female: 54.1%

African American: 60.3%

Caucasian: 34.3%

Hispanic: 2.7%

Asian: 1.3%

Square Miles

Land Area: 35.6 square miles

Average Income

Estimated median household income in 2012: $34,484

Poverty Rate

Poverty Rate: 28.8%

Crime Rate

Crime Rate: 679.4%