Rockville, Parke County, Indiana

Rockville: Town in Adams Township, Parke County, Indiana, United States


Rockville is a township located in the county of Parke in the U.S. state of Indiana. Its population at the 2010 census was 2,607 and a population density of 674 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 2,449 inhabitants.

The township was created 199 years ago in 1823.

Quick Facts about Rockville

Population : 2,449 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Indiana (United States)
County : Parke County
Postal code : 47872
Phone Area Codes : 765
Area : 3.87 km2
Altitude : 712 feet / 217 meters
Capital city : Rockville is capital of Parke County
Establishment : January 01, 1824 (199 years ago)
Time Zone : America/Indiana/Indianapolis
Local time : 07:46:37 (23rd March 2023)
Density : 634 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -6.45% (2010-2020)
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Location of Rockville on Indiana map.
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Rockville is located at 39°45'45"N 87°13'45"W (39.7625400, -87.2291800).

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According to census records, the population of Rockville decreased by 6.45% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 2,607 - census
2011 2,582 -0.97% estimation process
2012 2,581 -0.04% estimation process
2013 2,587 0.23% estimation process
2014 2,578 -0.35% estimation process
2015 2,540 -1.5% estimation process
2016 2,546 0.24% estimation process
2017 2,516 -1.19% estimation process
2018 2,506 -0.4% estimation process
2019 2,478 -1.13% estimation process
2020 2,449 -1.18% estimation process

Rockville zip code is 47872. County name: Parke, County fips: 18121

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People born in Rockville (8)

People born in Rockville, including politician Mark L. De Motte, UFO writer Morris K. Jessup, Professional basketball player Bill Newton, .


  • J.A. Britton (Architect of bridges) he was born in 01/01/1839
  • James Harvey Logan (American judge) he was born in 08/12/1841
  • Orin Tugman (American physicist) he was born in 26/05/1880
  • Juliet V. Strauss (American journalist and public speaker) she was born in 01/01/1863
  • Greeley W. Whitford (American lawyer) he was born in 05/06/1856

Schools in Rockville

College & universities near Rockville, IN

Code Name City ZIP
152318 Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology Terre Haute (IN) 47803-3920

Stations (8)

Amtrak & bus stations near Rockville, IN

Code Name Address Type
CRF Crawfordsville Spring and Green Streets RAIL
CRB Crawfordsville (Bus), Indiana 1000 Smith Ave BUS
DVI Danville, Illinois 379 Lynch Road BUS
LAF Lafayette station 200 North 2nd St. RAIL
IND Indianapolis Union Station 350 South Illinois Street RAIL

Post offices near Rockville

Post Office Name City ZIP
Rockvill Post Office Rockville (IN) 47872

Other places with the same name (8)

Other cities in Parke County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Parke County , IN.

City Name Population Title
Rockport 2,136 Located along the Ohio River, Rockport is a city in Indiana's Spencer County in Ohio Township.
Montezuma 977 Town in Parke County, Indiana
Rosedale 704 Town in Indiana, United States
Howard 340 Unincorporated town in Liberty Township, Parke County, Indiana, USA
Bloomingdale 327 Human settlement in Parke County, Indiana, United States of America
Mecca 325 Town in Indiana, USA
Marshall 315 Town in Washington Township, Parke County, Indiana, United States

Distance to Other Cities

Rockville distances to largest Indiana cities