Latest Data (2015)
Population 55,806
Nationwide Rank 667

Quick Facts

Rocky Mount, North Carolina is the 667th largest city in the United States as of 2015.

Rocky Mount, North Carolina is a city.

Rocky Mount, North Carolina is currently 5.1% smaller than it was in 2000, the year of its peak recorded population.

Rocky Mount, North Carolina's growth is extremely below average. 97% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Rocky Mount, North Carolina Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities

Rank Name Growth
2000-2015
661 Smyrna, Georgia 26.0%
662 Dearborn Heights, Michigan -3.8%
663 Porterville, California 22.0%
664 Doral, Florida 165.1%
665 Hendersonville, Tennessee 36.4%
666 Weymouth Town, Massachusetts
667 Rocky Mount, North Carolina -5.1%
668 Corvallis, Oregon 12.8%
669 Valdosta, Georgia 20.7%
670 Hanford, California 32.6%
671 Castle Rock, Colorado 165.6%
672 Greenwood, Indiana 51.3%
673 Hempstead, New York 4.4%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2015 55,806 667
2014 56,325 654
2013 56,954 634
2012 57,136 624
2011 57,329 612
2010 57,477 599
2009 59,577 563
2008 59,583 555
2007 59,302 554
2006 58,934 551
2005 58,535 548
2004 58,560 539
2003 58,461 528
2002 58,579 521
2001 58,819 510
2000 58,819 500
1990 54,339 463