|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Rockledge is 28,316. Rockledge, Florida is the 1,375th largest city in the US.
Rockledge is located entirely in Brevard County.
The current population of Rockledge (28,316) is it's peak population.
Rockledge has grown 38.9% since the 2000. Rockledge, Florida is growing moderately quickly; it is growing faster than 76% of similarly sized cities since 2000.
Rockledge has a population density of 2,086.7 people per square mile.
|1269||New Smyrna Beach||31,120||51.2%|
|1369||Agawam Town, Massachusetts||28,494|
|1370||Jamestown, New York||28,393||-11.0%|
|1374||Aberdeen, South Dakota||28,324||12.4%|
|1376||Clayton, North Carolina||28,306||229.3%|
|1377||Saratoga Springs, New York||28,301||7.0%|
|1378||Madison Heights, Michigan||28,238||-9.0%|
|1379||Allen Park, Michigan||28,237||-4.1%|
|1380||Bergenfield, New Jersey||28,206||7.5%|
The total voting age population of Rockledge, Florida, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 21,786. The voting age population is 47.5% male and 52.5% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 22.8% of the residents of Rockledge are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Rockledge are 80.1% White, 14.4% Black, 2.2% Two or more races, 2.0% Asian, 1.0% Other and 0.3% American Indian. Additionally, 9.9% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Rockledge, 8.7% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 9.2%. On a per-household basis, 6.2% of families are below the poverty line in Rockledge.
Among those aged 16 and older, 59.6% of Rockledge residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 94.4% of Rockledge residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 32.5% have a bachelor's degree and 13.8% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Rockledge residents aged 5 and older, 8.9% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 5.4% of residents speak Spanish at home, 2.1% speak an Indo-European language, and 1.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Rockledge is 4.3%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Rockledge, 17.0% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Rockledge is $68,265.
In Rockledge, 79.4% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 20.6% of housing units in Rockledge.
Of all the housing units in Rockledge, 2.5% of them were build before 1940.
In Rockledge, 30.8% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 3,900 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Rockledge is $1,290.
In Rockledge, 91.2% of households have an active broadband internet connection.