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The population of Rockwall is approximately 15,500 (1999), 37490 (2010).
The approximate number of families is 4,360 (1990), 13212 (2010).

The amount of land area in Rockwall is 37.969 sq. kilometers.
The amount of surface water is 0.527 sq kilometers.
The distance from Rockwall to Washington DC is 1206 miles. The distance to the Texas state capital is 196 miles. (as the crow flies)
Rockwall is positioned 32.92 degrees north of the equator and 96.45 degrees west of the prime meridian.

Rockwall elevation is 459' - 588 feet above sea level.
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Rockwall location: 22 miles east of downtown Dallas on the eastern shore of Lake Ray Hubbard.

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The climate for Rockwall is mild year round
Rockwall average annual precipitation is 36.9 inches per year.
Rockwall average temperature is 66 degrees F.
The average low temperature is 55 degrees F.
The average high temperature is 77 degrees F.
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Rockwall history:

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While trying to dig water wells in 1851, settlers discovered an underground rock wall. Because of its man-made appearance, there has been much discussion about how the wall came into existence. Rockwall was named for this "wall."
The founding of Rockwall: 1854
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