|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Rome City is 1,303. Rome City, Indiana is the 9,237th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Rome City was in 2000, when its population was 1,657. In 2000, Rome City was the 8,095th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 9,237th largest city in the US. Rome City is currently 21.4% smaller than it was in 2000.
Rome City has shrunk 21.3% since the year 2000. Rome City, Indiana's growth is extremely below average. 94% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|9234||Spring Hope, North Carolina||1,306||2.6%|
|9237||Rome City, Indiana||1,303||-21.3%|
|9243||Glenwood City, Wisconsin||1,301||9.9%|
The total voting age population of Rome City, Indiana, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 1,103. The voting age population is 48.4% male and 51.6% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 17.2% of the residents of Rome City are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Rome City are 98.4% White, 1.4% Two or more races and 0.2% Black. Additionally, 6.6% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Rome City, 8.6% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 13.8%. On a per-household basis, 10.4% of families are below the poverty line in Rome City.
Among those aged 16 and older, 67.3% of Rome City residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 86.5% of Rome City residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 18.3% have a bachelor's degree and 6.1% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Rome City residents aged 5 and older, 5.4% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 4.3% of residents speak Spanish at home, 1.1% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Rome City is 4.5%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Rome City, 11.8% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Rome City is $64,000.
In Rome City, 79.0% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 21.0% of housing units in Rome City.
Of all the housing units in Rome City, 39.5% of them were build before 1940.
In Rome City, 11.4% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 110 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Rome City is $724.
In Rome City, 80.0% of households have an active broadband internet connection.