Rowlett, TX Population

Population: 44,503. Estimated population in July 2020: 53,664 (+20.6% change)
Males: 21,998 (49.4%), Females: 22,505 (50.6%)

Dallas County

Zip codes: 75088, 75089.

Median resident age: 32.8 years
Median household income: $70,947
Median house value: $116,900

Races in Rowlett:

  • White Non-Hispanic (77.3%)
  • Black (9.0%)
  • Hispanic (8.8%)
  • Other race (3.5%)
  • Two or more races (1.8%)
  • Vietnamese (1.0%)
  • American Indian (0.8%)
  • Asian Indian (0.8%)
  • Filipino (0.6%)

(Total can be greater than 100% because Hispanics could be counted in other races)

Ancestries: German (13.3%), Irish (11.5%), English (9.9%), United States (9.9%), French (3.0%), Italian (2.5%).

Land area: 20.2 square miles

Population

For population 25 years and over in Rowlett

  • High school or higher: 92.4%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 32.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 9.4%
  • Unemployed: 2.8%
  • Mean travel time to work: 32.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Rowlett city

  • Never married: 16.4%
  • Now married: 71.8%
  • Separated: 1.1%
  • Widowed: 3.2%
  • Divorced: 7.5%

6.4% Foreign born (2.8% Asia, 2.0% Latin America, 0.7% Europe).

Population change in the 1990s: +21,156 (+90.6%).

Hospitals

Hospital/medical center in Rowlett:

  • LAKE POINTE MEDICAL CENTER (6800 SCENIC DR)
Other hospitals/medical centers near Rowlett:

  • BARIATRIC CARE CENTER OF TEXAS (about 8 miles; WYLIE, TX)
  • MESQUITE COMMUNITY HOSPITAL (about 9 miles; MESQUITE, TX)
  • BAYLOR MEDICAL CENTER AT GARLAND (about 9 miles; GARLAND, TX)

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Rowlett:

  • DALLAS LOVE FIELD (about 22 miles; DALLAS, TX; Abbreviation: DAL)
  • DALLAS/FORT WORTH INTERNATIONAL (about 34 miles; DALLAS-FORT WORTH, TX; Abbreviation: DFW)
  • FORT WORTH ALLIANCE (about 54 miles; FORT WORTH, TX; Abbreviation: AFW)
Other public-use airports nearest to Rowlett:

  • ROCKWALL MUNI (about 8 miles; ROCKWALL, TX; Abbreviation: F46)
  • GARLAND/DFW HELOPLEX (about 10 miles; GARLAND, TX; Abbreviation: T57)
  • MESQUITE METRO (about 13 miles; MESQUITE, TX; Abbreviation: HQZ)

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Rowlett:

  • EASTFIELD COLLEGE (about 9 miles; MESQUITE, TX; Full-time enrollment: 4,457)
  • RICHLAND COLLEGE (about 14 miles; DALLAS, TX; Full-time enrollment: 7,352)
  • THE UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS AT DALLAS (about 15 miles; RICHARDSON, TX; Full-time enrollment: 7,695)
  • SOUTHERN METHODIST UNIVERSITY (about 19 miles; DALLAS, TX; Full-time enrollment: 8,231)
  • EL CENTRO COLLEGE (about 20 miles; DALLAS, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,359)
  • BROOKHAVEN COLLEGE (about 20 miles; FARMERS BRANCH, TX; Full-time enrollment: 4,711)
  • COLLIN COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE-CENTRAL PARK (about 23 miles; MCKINNEY, TX; Full-time enrollment: 7,514)

Schools

Public high school in Rowlett:

  • ROWLETT H S (Students: 2,567; Location: 4700 KIRBY RD; Grades: 09 – 12)
Private high school in Rowlett:

  • ROWLETT CHRISTIAN ACADEMY (Students: 230; Location: 8200 SCHRADE RD; Grades: PK – 12)
Public primary/middle schools in Rowlett:

  • VERNON SCHRADE MIDDLE (Students: 1,268; Location: 6201 DANBRIDGE RD; Grades: 06 – 08)
  • COYLE MIDDLE (Students: 1,241; Location: 4500 SKYLINE DR; Grades: 06 – 08)
  • CULLINS-LAKE POINTE EL (Students: 918; Location: 5701 SCENIC DR; Grades: PK – 06)
  • KEELEY EL (Students: 902; Location: 8700 LIBERTY GROVE RD; Grades: PK – 05)
  • NORMA DORSEY EL (Students: 798; Location: 6200 DEXHAM RD; Grades: PK – 05)
  • HERFURTH EL (Students: 762; Location: 7500 MILLER RD; Grades: PK – 05)
  • KATHERINE STEPHENS EL (Students: 749; Location: 3700 CHEYENNE DR; Grades: PK – 05)
  • STEADHAM EL (Students: 742; Location: 6200 DANRIDGE RD; Grades: PK – 05)
  • ROWLETT EL (Students: 714; Location: 3315 CARLA DR; Grades: PK – 05)
  • BACK EL (Students: 710; Location: 7300 BLUEBONNET DR; Grades: PK – 05)

Libraries

Library in Rowlett:

  • ROWLETT PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $763,637; Location: 3900 MAIN ST; 52,342 books; 1,490 audio materials; 2,859 video materials; 128 serial subscriptions)