Rockport is a very small city located in the state of Indiana. With a population of 2,144 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Rockport is the 196th largest community in Indiana.
Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Rockport is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 43.78% of the Rockport workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Rockport is a city of service providers, sales and office workers, and production and manufacturing workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Rockport who work in office and administrative support (12.32%), food service (10.23%), and maintenance occupations (8.91%).
Rockport is a small city, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.
The percentage of people in Rockport with college degrees is quite a bit lower than the national average for cities and towns of 21.84%: just 11.11% of people over 25 have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Rockport in 2018 was $18,713, which is low income relative to Indiana and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $74,852 for a family of four.
Rockport is a somewhat ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Rockport home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Rockport residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Rockport include German, Irish, English, French, and Scots-Irish.
The most common language spoken in Rockport is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Polish.