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Welcome to Rockdale ...
The city of Rockdale is located in Milam County.
The location of Rockdale has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>
From the Census Estimates for 2018, Rockdale has a population of 5,647 people<2> (see below for details).
Rockdale is 460 feet [140 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Rockdale lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
Rockdale is within the boundaries of the (512) area code.
The ZIP code for Rockdale: 76567<4>
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2010 Census, Rockdale had a population of 5,595 people (which is 22.6% of the total population of Milam County). This makes Rockdale the county's most populous community.
The population of Rockdale represents 0.02% of the total population of Texas (which has 25,145,561 people), making it the state's 310th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 5,595 people, the population of Rockdale increased 2.87% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 5,439 people).
Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Rockdale had an population of 5,647 people. This is an increase of 0.93% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 3.82% since the 2000 Census).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Rockdale.
Communities Also Named Rockdale ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Texas communities named Rockdale: This one is located in Milam County and the other is located in Hopkins County.
Beyond Texas, there are 37 communities that are also named Rockdale - they are located in Alabama (2), Colorado (2), Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kentucky (2), Maryland, Massachusetts (3), Missouri, New York, North Carolina, Nova Scotia, Ohio, Ontario (2), Pennsylvania (7), Tennessee (2), Washington (2), West Virginia, Wisconsin and Wyoming.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Rockdale.
Our Genealogy Helper Page ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Rockdale:
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Rockdale ...
Looking for more information about Rockdale? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.
In addition to the Tourism page for Rockdale, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Rockdale.
Communities near Rockdale ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the North (N) of Rockdale
Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the West (W) of Rockdale
Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the South (S) of Rockdale
Located in Lee County
Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the West (W) of Rockdale
Located in Williamson County
Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Rockdale
Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Rockdale
Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Rockdale
Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the East (E) of Rockdale
Located in Burleson County
Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the North (N) of Rockdale
Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Rockdale
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Rockdale.
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This page was last modified: 08 Jan 2020