Rockford, Illinois 

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ILLINOIS TOTAL CASES REPORTED

185,993

US TOTAL CASES REPORTED

4,725,486

updated daily at 9 AM PST
source Kaiser Family Foundation

Population

148,640

-3.8% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

6.4%

Best Places to Live in Rockford, Illinois

June, September and August are the most pleasant months in Rockford, while January and December are the least comfortable months.

 $189,900 
8227 Towermont Dr
Bed 4 | Bath 3 | 2049 SqFt
 $24,900 
1436 5th Ave
Bed 3 | Bath 2 | 1566 SqFt
 $795 
3038 10th St
Bed 2 | Bath 1 | N/A SqFt

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QUICK FACTS

Real Estate: For Sale
Country:
United States
State: Illinois
County: Winnebago County
Metro Area: Rochelle Metro Area
Political Ideology: Leaning liberal
City: Rockford
Zip Codes: 61109 61103 61104


Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Rockford is 6.4% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Positive. Rockford jobs have increased by 2.6%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Rockford's cost of living is 24.7% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Rockford's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
June, September and August are the most pleasant months in Rockford, while January and December are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather | Climate Averages

VOTING
Winnebago county voted Democratic in the last three Presidential elections, after voting Republican in 2000 and 2004. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Rockford's population is 148,640 people. Since 2010, it has had a population decline of 3.8%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 20.6 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Rockford is $88,000. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 5.8%. Check out the homes in the area

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. More Education


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Housing Market in Rockford

It's a good time to buy in Rockford. Home Appreciation is up 5.8% in the last 12 months. Browse Rockford Real Estate

The median home price in Rockford is $88,000. Browse Homes in this Range.


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Reviews for Rockford   54 Reviews
Stay away! - 12/29/2019
Lived there a few years....moved. High crime, high taxes, no jobs, lousy roads, bad schools, decaying urban area, full of religious nuts, lousy weather, long drive to... Read More

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Property Taxes Will Kill You - 5/26/2019
I was raised in the area and lived here 3/4 of my life. Rockford has definitely made efforts to bring events into the area so there are things to do and they have... Read More

Making Progress! - 4/5/2019
Rockford has made great strides in the past 20 years. Downtown used to be a ghost town. Now, there are activities almost every weekend. City government has worked to... Read More


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ZIP CODES IN ROCKFORD, ILLINOIS
61109 61103 61104

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NEW LISTINGS IN ROCKFORD
$189,900
8227 Towermont Dr
Bed 4 | Bath 3

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