The unemployment rate in Rockford is 10.1% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). 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 21.0% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living
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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
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In the last Presidential election, Winnebago county remained narrowly Democratic, 50.0% to 47.5%. More Voting Stats
Rockford's population is 148,942 people. Since 2020, it has had a population decline of 3.8%. Learn More...
Average Commute time is 20.6 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...
The median home cost in Rockford is . Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 8.5%.
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