Rowley is located in northeast Massachusetts. Rowley is part of Essex County. Rowley has 1.72 square miles of land area and 0.03 square miles of water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Rowley population is 1,444, which has grown 0.70% since 2000. The population growth rate is lower than the state average rate of 4.85% and is much lower than the national average rate of 11.61%. Rowley median household income is $73,299 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 55.85% since 2000. The income growth rate is much higher than the state average rate of 34.34% and is much higher than the national average rate of 27.36%. Rowley median house value is $391,000 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 57.53% since 2000. The house value growth rate is lower than the state average rate of 77.65% and is 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 Rowley is much better than the state average in quality. The Rowley area code is 978.