The unemployment rate in Rock Island is 5.1% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Positive. Rock Island jobs have increased by 2.5%. More Economy
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Rock Island's cost of living is 20.6% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living
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WEATHER & CLIMATE
September, June and May are the most pleasant months in Rock Island, while January and December are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather
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Rock Island county voted Democratic in the previous five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats
Rock Island's population is 38,560 people. Since 2010, it has had a population decline of 0.7%. Learn More...
Average Commute time is 17.8 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...
The median home cost in Rock Island is $81,300. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 5.9%. Check out the homes in the area
Rock Island public schools spend $11,581 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 17.2 students per teacher in Rock Island. More Education