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The unemployment rate in Rockford, Illinois, is 7.6%, with job growth of 1.15%. Future job growth over the next ten years is predicted to be 34.70%.

Rockford, Illinois Taxes
Rockford, Illinois,sales tax rate is 8.25%. Income tax is 3.75%.

Rockford, Illinois Income and Salaries

The income per capita is $21,615, which includes all adults and children. The median household income is $38,231.

  ECONOMYRockford, IllinoisUnited States
  Unemployment Rate  7.60%5.20%
  Recent Job Growth  1.15%1.59%
  Future Job Growth  34.70%37.98%
  Sales Taxes  8.25%6.00%
  Income Taxes  3.75%4.60%
  Income per Cap.  $21,615$28,555
  Household Income  $38,231$53,482
  Family Median Income  $47,823$65,443
  Agriculture, forestry, fishing, hunting  0.46%1.35%
  Mining, quarrying, oil and gas extraction  0.05%0.61%
  Construction  3.76%6.19%
  Manufacturing  21.13%10.41%
  Wholesale trade  2.27%2.72%
  Retail trade  10.23%11.55%
  Transportation and warehousing  4.77%4.11%
  Utilities  00
  Information  1.49%2.12%
  Finance and insurance  2.77%4.69%
  Real estate, rental, leasing  1.19%1.89%
  Professional, scientific, technical services  3.40%6.68%
  Management of companies  0.12%0.08%
  Administrative, support, waste mgt svcs  5.49%4.27%
  Educational services  7.48%9.34%
  Health care and social assistance  16.92%13.81%
  Arts, entertainment, recreation  1.63%2.16%
  Accommodation, food services  8.16%7.44%
  Other services  5.36%4.94%
  Public administration  2.80%4.80%
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SO much to do!!!! - 7/21/2017
The Park district and golf courses are beautiful & so affordable. The downtown is boomin' with hip, fun activities. The Rkfd Area Convention & Visitors Bureau has made... (Read More)

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Property. taxes - 3/13/2016
We are planning on moving. This city is raping its citizens on property taxes and they are not getting anything for it. There has to be corruption going on if they have... (Read More)

Moving ASAP - 2/26/2016
I currently live in Rockford IL and need to get out of this hell hole ASAP! I graduated school and majored in broadcasting so now its time for me to leave Rockford and... (Read More)

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