Community in Rockwall TX

Community Profile

Find out what makes Rockwall great – by the numbers. It’s an overview of what you’ll find in Rockwall, with information on our population, industry clusters, home values, education, and more.

Rockwall Texas Community Profile

With information on our population, industry clusters, home values, education, and more, find out what makes Rockwall great – by the numbers.

About Rockwall

Population 45,888
Number of Households 16,328

Source: US Census Bureau estimates

Rockwall
Median Home Sale Price $ 317,000
Average Cost (per square foot)$ 135

Source: MetroTex MLS for Rockwall County from Jan. 1, 2020-Dec. 31, 2020

Rockwall Texas avg. National avg.
Median household income $ 95,653$ 64,034$ 65,712

Source: US Census Bureau estimates

Consolidated Property Tax Rate: $1.9931 per $100 of assessed valuation, which is up to 40% less than surrounding communities with an industrial base. Rockwall benefits from no special taxing jurisdiction, such as a community college, hospital, or municipal utility district – despite having all these services.

Source: CollinCAD.org, and DallasCAD.org.

Rockwall DFW avg. National avg.
High school graduates 92.7% 84.6% 88.6%
Residents with at least bachelor’s degree 42.6% 30.8% 33.1%

Rockwall ISD is Rated “A” by the Texas Accountability Rating System, putting RISD in the top 20% of all districts in the state.

Sources: US Census Bureau estimates

Market Accessibility

Rockwall is just off of Interstate 30 with access to Interstates 35, 20, 635, US Hwy 75, and Hwy 190, and within a 33-mile radius of 6 municipal and international airports and served by Genesee & Wyoming rail.

We have eleven colleges and universities as well as the Dr. Gene Burton College & Career Academy, a key offering of the Rockwall ISD. The Academy offers students an opportunity to explore career options and professional certifications. Students may also take classes at Collin College and Texas Tech University in pursuit of Associates and Bachelors degrees.

Employment by Occupation

49% of those employed in Rockwall work in Management, Business, Science & Arts

Source: Data USA

Plastics Product Manufacturing

Concentration of workers: 201% higher than the national average

Average wage: $62,082

Source: JobsEQ Economic Overview

Fabricated Metal Product Manufacturing

Concentration of workers: 82% higher than the national average

Average wage: $49,318

Source: JobsEQ Data 2020Q3

Ready to make the move? Let’s talk.

With plenty of available land, financial incentives, and an educated, experienced workforce, Rockwall may just be your new home. Drop us a line to learn more.

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