Virginia Rockingham County Public Libraries

By | January 2, 2023

We are providing a comprehensive directory of public libraries in Rockingham County, Virginia. This list includes library formal name, street address, postal code, phone number and how many books are available. Check the following list to see all public libraries in Virginia Rockingham County.

1. Branch Library BERGTON COMMUNITY LIBRARY
Street Address: 17784 Criders Road, Criders, VA 22820
Phone Number: (540) 852-3224 Rockingham N/A N/A

2. Bookmobile BOOKMOBILE
174 South Main Street, Harrisonburg, VA 22801
Phone Number: (540) 434-4475 Rockingham N/A N/A

3. Branch Library ELKTON COMMUNITY LIBRARY
Street Address: 106 N. Terrace Avenue, Elkton, VA 22827
Phone Number: (540) 298-2964 Rockingham N/A N/A

4. Branch Library GROTTOES COMMUNITY LIBRARY
Street Address: 601 Dogwood Avenue, Grottoes, VA 24441
Phone Number: (540) 249-3436 Rockingham N/A N/A

5. Central Library MASSANUTTEN REGIONAL LIBRARY
Street Address: 174 South Main, Harrisonburg, VA 22801
Phone Number: (540) 434-4475 Rockingham N/A N/A

6. Branch Library NORTH RIVER LIBRARY
Street Address: 118 MT. Crawford Avenue, Bridgewater, VA 22812
Phone Number: (540) 828-4492 Rockingham N/A N/A

7. Branch Library VILLAGE LIBRARY
Street Address: 113 S. Central Street, Broadway, VA 22815
Phone Number: (540) 896-1646 Rockingham N/A N/A

Overview of Rockingham County, Virginia

Rockingham County is a county located in the state of Virginia. As of 2000, the population is 67,725. Its county seat is Harrisonburg.

Geography

According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the county has a total area of 2,210 km² (853 mi²). 2,204 km² (851 mi²) of it is land and 6 km² (2 mi²) of it is water. The total area is 0.25% water.

Demographics

As of the census of 2000, there are 67,725 people, 25,355 households, and 18,889 families residing in the county. The population density is 31/km² (80/mi²). There are 27,328 housing units at an average density of 12/km² (32/mi²). The racial makeup of the county is 96.58% White, 1.36% Black or African American, 0.13% Native American, 0.29% Asian, 0.01% Pacific Islander, 0.90% from other races, and 0.73% from two or more races. 3.28% of the population are Hispanic or Latino of any race.

There are 25,355 households out of which 32.90% have children under the age of 18 living with them, 62.40% are married couples living together, 7.90% have a female householder with no husband present, and 25.50% are non-families. 21.20% of all households are made up of individuals and 9.10% have someone living alone who is 65 years of age or older. The average household size is 2.61 and the average family size is 3.02.

In the county, the population is spread out with 24.60% under the age of 18, 8.70% from 18 to 24, 28.90% from 25 to 44, 23.80% from 45 to 64, and 13.90% who are 65 years of age or older. The median age is 38 years. For every 100 females there are 97.00 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there are 94.30 males.

The median income for a household in the county is $40,748, and the median income for a family is $46,262. Males have a median income of $30,618 versus $21,896 for females. The per capita income for the county is $18,795. 8.20% of the population and 5.30% of families are below the poverty line. Out of the total population, 9.10% of those under the age of 18 and 9.70% of those 65 and older are living below the poverty line.

Towns

According to countryaah, Rockingham County, Virginia has the following cities and towns:

  • Bridgewater
  • Broadway
  • Dayton
  • Elkton
  • Massanutten
  • Mount Crawford
  • Timberville

As an independent city, Harrisonburg is not a part of Rockingham County, despite its status as the county seat.