Rock Hill, SC

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 75,048 people and 24 constituent neighborhoods, Rock Hill is the fifth largest community in South Carolina.

Unlike some cities, Rock Hill isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Rock Hill are a mix 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 (14.00%), sales jobs (11.40%), and management occupations (8.23%).

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 noticeable about Rock Hill, although not a huge city, is that it has a large population of people who are young, single, educated, and upwardly-mobile career starters. That’s because Rock Hill is full of single people in their 20s and 30s and who have undergraduate or graduate degrees and are starting careers in professional occupations. This makes Rock Hill a pretty good place for young, educated career starters looking to find many people like themselves, with good opportunities for friendships, socializing, romance, and fun.

The education level of Rock Hill citizens is substantially higher than the typical US community, as 30.31% of adults in Rock Hill have at least a bachelor's degree.

The per capita income in Rock Hill in 2018 was $27,959, 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 $111,836 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.