Who lives in Rockford?

Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Under 5 years 374 8.2%
5-9 years 364 7.9%
10-14 years 317 6.9%
15-17 years 165 3.6%
18-24 years 549 12.0%
25-34 years 383 8.4%
35-44 years 789 17.2%
45-54 years 653 14.2%
55-64 years 660 14.4%
65-74 years 256 5.6%
75-84 years suppressed
85 years and older suppressed
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Male 2,204 48.1%
Female 2,381 51.9%
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
White 4,373 95.4%
Of Color suppressed
Black or African American suppressed
American Indian and Alaskan Native suppressed
Asian or Pacific Islander suppressed
Other suppressed
Two or more races suppressed
Hispanic or Latino 521 11.4%
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Language spoken (2014-2018)
Population (5 years and older) 4,211 100.0%
English only 3,852 91.5%
Language other than English suppressed
Speaks English less than "very well" suppressed
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Total population for whom disability status is determined 4,585 100.0%
Population with a disability 530 11.6%
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Foreign-born residents suppressed
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Residence one year ago (2014-2018)
Population (1 year and over in US) 4,557 100.0%
Same residence 4,133 90.7%
Different residence in the U.S. 383 8.4%
Different residence outside the U.S. suppressed

What's Rockford's quality of life?

Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Household income (2018 dollars) (2014-2018)
Total households 1,607 100.0%
Less than $35,000 393 24.5%
$35,000-$49,999 199 12.4%
$50,000-$74,999 339 21.1%
$75,000-$99,999 290 18.0%
$100,000 or more 386 24.0%
Median household income (2018 dollars) $66,528 100%
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
All people for whom poverty status is determined 4,585 100.0%
Less than $35,000 393 24.5%
With income below poverty 458 10.0%
With income 100%-149% of poverty 387 8.4%
With income 150%-199% of poverty suppressed
With income 200% of poverty or higher 3,276 71.5%
17 years and younger (percent of people under age 18) suppressed
18-24 (percent of people age 18-24) 509 11.1%
25-34 (percent of people age 25-34) suppressed
35-44 (percent of people age 35-44) 471 10.3%
45-54 (percent of people age 45-54) suppressed
55-64 (percent of people age 55-64) 1,188 25.9%
18-64 (percent of people age 18-64) 473 10.3%
65 years and older (percent of people age 65+) suppressed
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Health coverage (2014-2018)
Total population age 65 and under for whom health insurance coverage status is determined 4,585 100.0%
Population 65 and under without health insurance coverage 370 8.1%
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Total housing units (2014-2018)
Total housing units 1,632 100.0%
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Owned and Rental Housing (2014-2018)
Vacant housing units (seasonal units included) suppressed
Occupied housing units 1,607 98.5%
Average household size 2.9
Owner-occupied 1,195 73.2%
Average household size 2.9
Renter-occupied 412 25.2%
Average household size 2.8
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Year built (2014-2018)
2000 or later 434 26.6%
1970-1999 939 57.5%
1940-1969 215 13.2%
1939 or earlier 44 2.7%
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Households (2014-2018)
Total households 1,607 100.0%
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Households by type (2014-2018)
Family households 1,072 66.7%
With children under 18 years 620 38.6%
Married-couple family households 940 58.5%
With children under 18 years 536 33.4%
Single-person family households 132 8.2%
With children under 18 years suppressed
Nonfamily households 535 33.3%
Householder living alone 431 26.8%
65 years and over 79 4.9%
Households with one or more children under 18 years 629 39.1%
Households with one or more people 65 years and over 246 15.3%
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Year householder moved into unit (2014-2018)
Moved in 2010 or later 689 42.9%
Moved in 2000-2009 539 33.5%
Moved in 1990-1999 249 15.5%
Moved in 1989 or earlier 249 15.5%
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
All households for which cost burden is calculated 1,607 100.0%
Cost-burdened households 436 27.1%
Owner households for which cost burden is calculated 1,195 100.0%
Cost-burdened owner households 227 19.0%
Renter households for which cost burden is calculated 412 100.0%
Cost-burdened renter households 209 50.7%
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Rent paid (2014-2018)
Households paying rent 412
Median rent paid (2018 dollars) $928
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Vehicles per household (2014-2018)
No vehicles suppressed
1 vehicle available 443 27.6%
2 vehicles available 762 47.4%
3 or more vehicles available 369 23.0%
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Transportation to work (2014-2018)
Workers (16 years and older) 2,504 100.0%
Car, truck, or van (including passengers) 2,273 90.8%
Public transportation suppressed
Walked, biked, worked at home, or other 231 9.2%
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Travel time to work (2014-2018)
Total workers age 16+ (not home based) 2,364 100.0%
Less than 10 minutes 312 13.2%
10-19 minutes 435 18.4%
20-29 minutes 563 23.8%
30 minutes or longer 1,054 44.6%
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Educational attainment (2014-2018)
Population (25 years and older) 2,816 100.0%
Less than high school 127 4.5%
High school diploma or GED 801 28.4%
Some college or associate’s degree 1,099 39.0%
Bachelor’s Degree 529 18.8%
Graduate or professional Degree 260 9.2%
High school graduate or higher 2,689 95.5%
Bachelor’s degree or higher 789 28.0%
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Working Adults (2014-2018)
Total civilian non-institutionalized population, age 18-64 3,034 100.0%
Working age adults who are employed 2,455 80.9%
Civilian labor force 2,551 100.0%
Unemployed 96 3.8%
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Total employed workers (LEHD) (2017)
Total employed workers 1,756 100.0%
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Worker age (2017)
Age 29 or younger 373 21.3%
Age 30 to 54 962 54.8%
Age 55 or older 421 24.0%
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Workers by earnings (2017)
$15,000 per year or less 391 22.3%
$15,001 to $39,999 per year 417 23.8%
$40,000 or more per year 948 54.0%
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Workers by industry of employment (2017)
Accommodation and food services 106 6.0%
Administration & support, waste management, and remediation suppressed
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting 95 5.4%
Arts, entertainment, and recreation 20 1.2%
Construction 146 8.3%
Educational services 144 8.2%
Finance and insurance 78 4.5%
Health care and social assistance 216 12.3%
Information 30 1.7%
Management of companies and enterprises 47 2.7%
Manufacturing 273 15.5%
Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction suppressed
Other services (excluding public administration) 60 3.4%
Professional, scientific, and technical services 113 6.5%
Public administration 60 3.4%
Real estate and rental and leasing 18 1.0%
Retail trade 165 9.4%
Transportation and warehousing 51 2.9%
Utilities 13 0.7%
Wholesale trade 105 6.0%
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Workers by race (2017)
White alone 1,681 95.7%
Black or African American alone 25 1.4%
American Indian or Alaska Native alone suppressed
Asian alone 24 1.3%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander alone suppressed
Two or more race groups 20 1.1%
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Workers by educational attainment (2017)
Less than high school 92 5.2%
High school or equivalent, no college 385 21.9%
Some college or associate degree 479 27.3%
Bachelor’s degree or advanced degree 426 24.3%