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Rockford, IL: What you need to know

Looking to move to Rockford , IL? We’ve got everything you want to know about the key factors that could make this the best place for you, including Rockford , IL real estate. Let’s start with the basics: Rockford , IL is located in Winnebago County . It has a population of 150,283, and we have a cool graph below that shows the city’s ethnic diversity, as well as other important facts and figures.

What about cost of living in Rockford , IL? The median income in Rockford , IL is $38,716 and the median home value is $94,200, which should give you a pretty good idea of its affordability. Rockford , IL is also the perfect place to break in your new shoes, due to its WalkScore ® of 38.678.

 

Rockford, IL City Profile

Quick Facts

Population 150,283
Median Age 36
Median Household Income $38,716
Median Home Price $94,200
Walkscore 39

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Rockford, IL Demographics

Median Population in Rockford , IL

Median Age 35.8%
Age 18 Over 74.1%
Age 21 Over 70.3%
Age 62 Over 18.2%
Age 65 Over 14.6%

Race in Rockford , IL

  Ethnicity White 66.9%
  Ethnicity Black 21.2%
  Ethnicity Asian 3%
  Ethnicity Hispanic 17.8%
  Ethnicity Indian 0.4%
  Ethnicity Other 4.7%

Population By Gender in Rockford , IL

  Male 48.6%
  Female 51.4%

Language in Rockford , IL

  English Only 80.7%
  English Other 19.3%

Economics in Rockford , IL

  Median Household Income $38,716
  Median Home Price $94,200
  Homes Owned 44.5%
  Homes Rent 55.5%
  Median Property Rent $728

 
COMMUTE TIME: 19.6 MINUTES
in Rockford , IL

Commute Types in Rockford , IL

  Walked 1.1%
  Worked at Home 3.6%
  Public Transportation 1.7%
  Other Means 1.4%
  Drove Alone 81.3%
  Carpooled 10.9%

39/100
WALK SCORE
for Rockford , IL

 
Total Employed Armed Forces: 23
In Rockford , IL

 
8.3% CIVILIAN VETERANS
in Rockford , IL