Rock Hill, SC
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Rock Hill profile

Living in Rock Hill

Rock Hill is a larger medium-sized city located in the state of South Carolina. With a population of 74,102 people and 27 constituent neighborhoods, Rock Hill is the fifth largest community in South Carolina.

Rock Hill real estate is some of the most expensive in South Carolina, although Rock Hill house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.

Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Rock Hill is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Rock Hill is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Rock Hill who work in office and administrative support (13.30%), sales jobs (10.81%), and management occupations (8.08%).

Also of interest is that Rock Hill has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.

One thing that you will notice about Rock Hill is that there is a good-sized population of people who are young, single, educated, and upwardly-mobile career starters. Many singles consider Rock Hill a good place to live without being in a really big city, with opportunities for friendships and fun with others like themselves.

The education level of Rock Hill citizens is substantially higher than the typical US community, as 30.60% of adults in Rock Hill have at least a bachelor's degree.

The per capita income in Rock Hill in 2018 was $29,202, which is upper middle income relative to South Carolina, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $116,808 for a family of four. However, Rock Hill contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Rock Hill is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Rock Hill home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Rock Hill residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Rock Hill include German, Irish, English, Scots-Irish, and Italian.

The most common language spoken in Rock Hill is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and French.