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South Rockwood is a village in Monroe County, in the Monroe metro area.
The community was named after Rockwood, Ont.
The latitude of South Rockwood is 42.063N. The longitude is -83.261W.It is in the Eastern Standard time zone. Elevation is 587 feet.
The estimated population, in 2003, was 1,648.
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23% of South Rockwood residents report German ancestry, and 12% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the South Rockwood ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in South Rockwood was $22,245, compared with $21,587 nationally.
11% of South Rockwood residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Median rent in South Rockwood, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $425. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $1,063.
Libraries in South Rockwood include South Rockwood Branch Library ... View libraries
Monroe County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our South Rockwood political report.
The average commute time for South Rockwood workers is 23 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
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