Rockaway is located in north New Jersey. Rockaway is part of Morris County. Rockaway has 2.07 square miles of land area and 0.05 square miles of water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Rockaway population is 6,480, which has grown 0.11% since 2000. The population growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 5.47% and is much lower than the national average rate of 11.61%. Rockaway median household income is $74,080 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 21.44% since 2000. The income growth rate is lower than the state average rate of 30.67% and is lower than the national average rate of 27.36%. Rockaway median house value is $344,300 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 83.92% since 2000. The house value growth rate is about the same as the state average rate of 87.30% and is much higher than the national average rate of 46.91%. As a reference, the national Consumer Price Index (CPI) inflation rate for the same period is 26.63%. On average, the public school district that covers Rockaway is better than the state average in quality. The Rockaway area codes are 862, 973.