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    ECONOMY
    The unemployment rate in Rockford is 7.60 percent(U.S. avg. is 5.20%). Recent job growth is Positive. Rockford jobs have Increased by 1.15 percent.
    COST OF LIVING
    Compared to the rest of the country, Rockford's cost of living is 20.30% Lower than the U.S. average.
    POPULATION
    As of 2014, Rockford's population is 148,278 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 6.35 percent.
    TRANSPORTATION
    Average Commute time is 21 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes.
    REAL ESTATE
    The median home cost in Rockford is $78,100. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been -27.68%.
    SCHOOLS
    Rockford public schools spend $13,132 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 15.5 students per teacher in Rockford.

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  7/21/2017
SO much to do!!!!

The Park district and golf courses are beautiful & so affordable. The downtown is boomin' with hip, fun activities. The Rkfd Area Convention & Visitors Bureau has made... (Read More)

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  3/13/2016
Property. taxes

We are planning on moving. This city is raping its citizens on property taxes and they are not getting anything for it. There has to be corruption going on if they have... (Read More)

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  2/26/2016
Moving ASAP

I currently live in Rockford IL and need to get out of this hell hole ASAP! I graduated school and majored in broadcasting so now its time for me to leave Rockford and... (Read More)

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