Latest Data (2018)
Population 8,776
Nationwide Rank 3342

Quick Facts

Rockingham, North Carolina is the 3,342nd largest city in the United States as of 2018.

Rockingham, North Carolina is a city.

Rockingham, North Carolina is currently 12.0% smaller than it was in 1990, the year of its peak recorded population.

Rockingham, North Carolina's growth is extremely below average. 89% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Rockingham, North Carolina Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
3332 Palm Beach, Florida 8,802 -9.0%
3333 Whitehouse, Texas 8,799 48.4%
3334 Glenwood, Illinois 8,792 -2.5%
3335 Park Ridge, New Jersey 8,786 1.0%
3336 Clarendon Hills, Illinois 8,785 11.7%
3337 Riverdale, Utah 8,785 14.8%
3338 Covington, Tennessee 8,780 3.0%
3339 Pitman, New Jersey 8,780 -5.8%
3340 Georgetown, South Carolina 8,779 -2.6%
3341 Maysville, Kentucky 8,779 -2.1%
3342 Rockingham, North Carolina 8,776 -8.1%
3343 Cresskill, New Jersey 8,775 13.0%
3344 Collingdale, Pennsylvania 8,772 1.3%
3345 Airmont, New York 8,771 11.9%
3346 Live Oak, California 8,771 40.6%
3347 Brigantine, New Jersey 8,765 -30.3%
3348 Chatham, New Jersey 8,765 3.7%
3349 New Albany, Mississippi 8,761 13.8%
3350 Clanton, Alabama 8,756 9.5%
3351 Kirby, Texas 8,747 0.8%
3352 Booneville, Mississippi 8,740 1.2%

Similarly Sized Cities In North Carolina

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
2049 Knightdale 17,423 176.0%
2121 Morganton 16,555 -4.9%
2149 Pinehurst 16,320 66.3%
2167 Waxhaw 16,181 424.6%
2169 Mount Holly 16,135 66.7%
2175 Albemarle 16,106 0.5%
2176 Harrisburg 16,075 242.3%
2199 Stallings 15,892 120.5%
2208 Hope Mills 15,800 29.6%
2228 Mebane 15,589 104.0%
2275 Graham 15,086 14.0%
2281 Laurinburg 15,033 -5.8%
2288 Henderson 14,936 -8.6%
2295 Eden 14,870 -6.1%
2331 Roanoke Rapids 14,495 -14.6%
2362 Southern Pines 14,277 28.4%
2377 Hendersonville 14,107 23.3%
2392 Reidsville 14,013 -4.3%
2395 Lewisville 13,999 19.4%
2518 Newton 13,129 3.2%
2554 Davidson 12,921 77.9%
2590 Smithfield 12,669 14.7%
2614 Belmont 12,495 40.4%
2704 Spring Lake 12,005 -3.9%
2725 Elon 11,851 73.8%
2788 Archdale 11,502 26.4%
2827 Summerfield 11,278 64.0%
2879 Weddington 10,949 61.6%
2880 Lincolnton 10,945 8.3%
2883 Kings Mountain 10,933 6.2%
2900 Tarboro 10,844 -3.3%
3028 Mount Airy 10,260 -5.6%
3058 Waynesville 10,112 5.5%
3113 Winterville 9,845 102.4%
3142 Dunn 9,718 4.5%
3160 Morehead City 9,600 21.7%
3168 Washington 9,536 -1.9%
3283 Wesley Chapel 8,984 234.8%
3310 Pineville 8,897 47.0%
3330 Oxford 8,807 4.6%
3342 Rockingham 8,776 -8.1%
3415 Clinton 8,529 -1.0%
3454 Conover 8,400 24.3%
3473 Fletcher 8,333 96.3%
3485 Roxboro 8,303 -4.6%
3532 Siler City 8,205 15.6%
3546 Black Mountain 8,148 8.0%
3556 Rolesville 8,111 719.2%
3570 Oak Island 8,072 21.0%
3633 Brevard 7,900 15.9%
3643 Marion 7,871 14.6%
3662 Butner 7,820 21.1%
3667 Wendell 7,809 76.7%
3693 Aberdeen 7,708 119.3%
3802 Mills River 7,359 28.7%
3836 Gibsonville 7,257 55.2%
3838 Hillsborough 7,239 31.9%
3855 Kill Devil Hills 7,202 21.8%
3870 Forest City 7,153 -5.0%
3911 Unionville 7,041 41.0%
3926 Oak Ridge 6,977 68.6%
3950 Selma 6,913 13.3%
3957 King 6,877 14.0%
4047 Trinity 6,627 -1.4%
4063 Marvin 6,592 357.7%
4067 Woodfin 6,582 17.8%
4150 Carolina Beach 6,354 24.2%
4153 Hamlet 6,340 2.1%
4221 Boiling Spring Lakes 6,137 102.5%
4260 Cherryville 6,026 8.9%
4342 St. James 5,837 569.3%
4419 Zebulon 5,646 37.8%
4464 Nashville 5,531 24.7%
4468 Bessemer City 5,527 3.6%
4509 Stokesdale 5,458 66.9%
4558 Whiteville 5,340 3.4%
4578 Mocksville 5,291 24.4%
4582 Wadesboro 5,287 -5.5%
4590 Williamston 5,273 -11.2%
4599 Angier 5,253 55.5%
4633 Sawmills 5,186 4.8%
4647 Walkertown 5,150 23.7%
4662 Ayden 5,116 8.6%
4687 Erwin 5,078 12.5%
4724 Archer Lodge 5,014
4750 Raeford 4,962 29.8%
4780 Long View 4,917 3.6%
4793 Pleasant Garden 4,907 3.9%
4819 Midway 4,873 8.1%
4860 Ahoskie 4,801 -2.6%
4884 Dallas 4,750 26.4%
4932 Farmville 4,677 5.5%
4936 Edenton 4,668 -6.4%
4942 Mount Olive 4,648 2.0%
4950 Granite Falls 4,636 0.0%
4965 Newport 4,603 37.3%
4986 Creedmoor 4,576 89.9%
4992 Boiling Springs 4,559 17.2%
5032 Jamestown 4,490 44.8%
5067 Valdese 4,438 -5.5%
5080 Cramerton 4,422 47.8%
5085 Wingate 4,420 82.1%
5105 Beaufort 4,391 15.7%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2018 8,776 3,342
2017 8,846 3,309
2016 9,080 3,234
2015 9,220 3,198
2014 9,276 3,168
2013 9,478 3,118
2012 9,499 3,085
2011 9,528 3,074
2010 9,558 3,048
2009 8,795 3,195
2008 8,849 3,172
2007 8,824 3,164
2006 8,868 3,133
2005 8,914 3,086
2004 9,001 3,046
2003 9,069 3,006
2002 9,254 2,949
2001 9,371 2,893
2000 9,558 2,846
1990 9,971 2,459