Rockford, Illinois 

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Population

148,640

-3.8% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

10.1%

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


Rockford, IL Housing Market
Lowest Priced HomesHOMES UNDER $250,000
Most Expensive ListingsHOMES $250,001 to $500,000
Largest HomesHOMES $500,001 to $750,000
Median Priced HomesHOMES $750,001 to $1,000,000


QUICK FACTS

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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 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 24.7% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Rockford's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
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VOTING
In the last Presidential election, Winnebago county remained narrowly Democratic, 50.0% to 47.5%. 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 Real Estate: $88,000. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 5.8%.

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.
The median home price in Rockford is $88,000.

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Reviews for Rockford   54 Reviews
Love it - 12/10/2020
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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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