Rockwall, TX Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 7,116 housing units in Rockwall. This represents a 63.2% growth from 4,360 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 6,789 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 327 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Rockwall is about 77%. Rockwall's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 6.2%. Average household size is 2.7 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Rockwall were built after 1987.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type1.40%
One Bedroom9.30%
Two Bedrooms14.90%
Three Bedrooms45.30%
Four Bedrooms27%
Five Bedrooms or more2.10%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.86
Median year structure was built1989
Median Value of occupied units$155,600
Median Price asked for vacant units$192,000

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.15
Median year structure was built1982
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$926

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.30%
Second Mortgage3.70%
Home Equity Loan2.70%
Simple Mortgage71.70%
Debt Free21.60%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs19.3%