Rockville, CT Profile: Facts & Data


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Rockville, Connecticut - Basic Facts

The Rockville Census Designated Place had a population of 7,402 as of July 1, 2018. Rockville ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density and Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Connecticut. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Rockville is located at latitude 41.8667 and longitude -72.4525 in Tolland County. The formal boundaries for the Rockville Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.69 sq. miles and a water area of 0.05 sq. miles. Tolland County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 390 feet.

The Rockville Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2377857) has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.

The Rockville Census Designated Place is located within Town of Vernon, a minor civil division (MCD) of Tolland County.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Rockville: Rock, Rock Factory, Rock Village, The Loom City.

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Rockville, CT Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 7,402
Population in Households 7,331
Population in Familes 4,959
Population in Group Qrtrs 71
Population Density2 4,378
Diversity Index3 60


Median Household Income $42,448
Average Household Income $54,636
Per Capita Income $24,496


Total Housing Units 3,805 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 980 (25.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,280 (59.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 545 (14.3%)
Median Home Value $185,680
Average Home Value $201,864


Total Households 3,260
Average Household Size 2.25
Family Households 1,641
Average Family Size 3
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.


2010-2018 2018-2023
Population -0.12% -0.15%
Households -0.12% -0.18%
Families -0.29% -0.28%
Median Household Income   2.47%
Per Capita Income   3.45%

Rockville, CT - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Rockville to the other 142 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Connecticut by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 49 66th
Population Density # 12 92nd
Diversity Index # 21 86th
Median Household Income # 137 4th
Per Capita Income # 132 8th

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