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Rockford, IL vs Fort Collins, CO

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Highlights
- Household income in Fort Collins, is 43% more than it is in Rockford and is 4% above the National Average.
- Rockford unemployment rate is 6.40%.
- Fort Collins unemployment rate is 2.50%.


Economy
 Rockford, ILFort Collins, COUnited States
 6.4%2.5%3.9%
 2.6%3.5%1.6%
 21.9%51.8%33.5%
 8.3%7.3%7.3%
 5.0%4.6%4.6%
 $23,297$31,686$31,177
 $41,991$60,110$57,652
 $50,439$85,464$70,850
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 Est. Households By Income
 Rockford, ILFort Collins, COUnited States
 17.9%11.2%11.5%
 6.1%3.9%4.8%
 12.4%10.6%9.7%
 11.2%8.7%9.3%
 10.0%8.8%8.5%
 8.6%6.7%7.7%
 9.6%9.1%9.9%
 10.4%13.3%12.3%
 8.6%15.8%14.1%
 2.7%6.6%5.8%
 2.4%5.3%6.3%
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 Population By Occupation
 Rockford, ILFort Collins, COUnited States
 10.3%15.7%15.1%
 3.9%10.5%5.6%
 2.0%2.3%1.7%
 0.5%0.7%1.1%
 4.7%8.4%6.0%
 1.7%3.0%2.0%
 5.0%5.2%5.9%
 3.5%1.8%2.4%
 1.6%1.6%2.2%
 7.0%7.8%5.8%
 4.4%2.9%3.9%
 4.4%4.3%3.7%
 22.6%22.6%23.5%
 0.1%0.4%0.7%
 5.7%5.8%8.2%
 22.7%7.1%12.2%

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Reviews for Rockford    53 Reviews
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

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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

shwizity wicked spot - 1/10/2019
I grew up here in good Ol' Rockford IL and i think it's pretty epic. but ya know, haters gonna... Read More

Reviews for Fort Collins    66 Reviews
Not so wonderful - 5/20/2019
It's a very attractive city at the base of the Rocky mountains. There's a great deal to do, with something for everyone. However, the new construction is destroying all... Read More

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Need a good job to live here - 10/20/2016
I have lived here since 1995. The cost of living here is way about average. The city has grown and housing, food, medical, everything has gone through the roof. Its... Read More

Nice People and Nice Place to Live - 3/3/2016
I was in the Loveland and Fort Collins area for a while - I liked both, but found more fairness in the Ft Collins area. Honestly though both communities were nice... Read More

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ZIPS IN ROCKFORD, ILLINOIS
61109 61103 61104
ZIPS IN FORT COLLINS, COLORADO
80525 80526 80521 80524 80528

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