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Overall Niche Grade
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  1. Public Schools
    B+
  2. Crime & Safety
    NG
  3. Housing
    B
  4. Nightlife
    B
  5. Good for Families
    B
  6. Diversity
    B
  7. Jobs
    C+
  8. Weather
    B
  9. Cost of Living
    B
  10. Health & Fitness
    B-
  11. Outdoor Activities
    C+
  12. Commute
    B-
Rockwell is a town in Arkansas with a population of 4,607. Rockwell is in Garland County. Living in Rockwell offers residents a sparse suburban feel and most residents own their homes. Many young professionals and retirees live in Rockwell and residents tend to be conservative. The public schools in Rockwell are above average.

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$212,000
National
$184,700
Median Rent
$888
National
$949
Area Feel
Sparse Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    29%
  • Own
    71%
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Rockwell Rankings

Niche ranks thousands of places to live based on key statistics from the U.S. Census and and expert insights.

Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
NG
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Assault
    282.7
  • Murder
    6.1
  • Rape
    40.7
  • Robbery
    135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Burglary
    500.1
  • Theft
    2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    284

Residents

Diversity
B
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    11%
  • 10-17 years
    13%
  • 18-24 years
    4%
  • 25-34 years
    14%
  • 35-44 years
    14%
  • 45-54 years
    8%
  • 55-64 years
    16%
  • 65+ years
    20%
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    7%
    12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    20%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    42%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    27%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    4%
    13%

Working in Rockwell

Jobs
C+
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$51,779
National
$55,322
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Rockwell Reviews

3 reviews
We enjoy the small town atmosphere to raise our children. There is plenty to do for entertainment such as lakes, mountains and restaurants.
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Living here is fine. Not a bad area at all. Few food places
Been some shootings but that is about it. I don't hear of much crime