The past of Rockwall is given to the Caddo Indians, who originally occupied the area. The Creek Indians then moved to Rockwall during the early 1900’s, with the first Anglo-American residents arriving in 1851, there to begin digging wells.
Housing in the area remains pristine, with costs ranging from $200,000 up. The area’s top employers contribute to the great economy in the area, with companies including Texas Star Express, Rockwall ISD, Wal-Mart Superstore, City of Rockwall, Target Corporation, and others as well.
Schools of Rockwall are within the Rockwall Independent School District, with 2 separate high schools in the city. There is even the Higher Education Center in the city, offering higher education, with the Texas A&M offering classes through the center.