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Rockwall County
  • County in Texas

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Overall Niche Grade
  1. Public Schools
    grade A+
  2. Housing
    grade A minus
  3. Nightlife
    grade B+
  4. Good for Families
    grade A+
  5. Diversity
    grade B+
  6. Jobs
    grade A+
  7. Weather
    grade B
  8. Cost of Living
    grade C
  9. Health & Fitness
    grade A minus
  10. Outdoor Activities
    grade B
  11. Commute
    grade C minus

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Rockwall County is located in Texas with a population of 101,175. Rockwall County is one of the best places to live in Texas. In Rockwall County, most residents own their homes. Many families and young professionals live in Rockwall County and residents tend to be conservative. The public schools in Rockwall County are highly rated.

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Population
101,175

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$283,000
National
$229,800
Median Rent
$1,472
National
$1,096
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    17%
  • Own
    83%
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Crime & Safety

Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Assault
    67.2
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    2.6
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    27.2
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    7.8
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    138.3
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    1,097.7
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    86.6
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade B+
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    14%
  • 10-17 years
    13%
  • 18-24 years
    8%
  • 25-34 years
    11%
  • 35-44 years
    15%
  • 45-54 years
    14%
  • 55-64 years
    12%
  • 65+ years
    12%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    16%
    national  13%
  • Bachelor's degree
    27%
    national  20%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    33%
    national  29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    18%
    national  27%
  • Less than high school diploma
    7%
    national  11%

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