Living in Rock Island, IL

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-12-30

Rock Island, Illinois Info Snack

Population
38,111
Unemployment
7.9%
Poverty
21.1%
Median Home
$104,600
Median Income
$48,680
Median Rent
$729

Rock Island SnackAbility

5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
5/10
Housing
5
Affordability
8.5
Diversity
9
Safety
5
Amenities
9
Education
6
Commute
9

Rock Island, IL Crime Report

1,017
Total Crimes
2,710.8
Total Crimes / 100k People
9.45%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Rock Island
/ 100k People
Illinois
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 1,017 2,710.8 2,253.4 2,476.7
Violent Crime 139 370.5 406.9 366.7
Murder 1 2.7 6.6 5.0
Robbery 29 77.3 98.4 81.6
Aggravated Assault 95 253.2 254.0 250.2
Property Crime 878 2,340.3 1,846.5 2,109.9
Burglary 166 442.5 271.7 340.5
Larceny 599 1,596.6 1,426.6 1,549.5
Car Theft 113 301.2 148.2 219.9

Rock Island, IL Cost Of Living

87
Rock Island's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Rock Island Illinois National Average
Overall 87 98 100
Services 94 98 100
Groceries 103 97 100
Health 103 100 100
Housing 59 95 100
Transportation 113 112 100
Utilities 99 97 100

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Rankings for Rock Island in Illinois

Map Of Rock Island, IL

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Population over time in Rock Island

Year Population % Change
2019 38,111 -0.6%
2018 38,354 -0.5%
2017 38,560 -0.2%
2016 38,647 -0.8%
2015 38,946 0.1%
2014 38,888 -0.2%
2013 38,968 0.4%
2012 38,808 -0.5%
2011 39,018 0.5%
2010 38,817 -

Race / Ethnicity in Rock Island

White
61.9% (23,603)
African American
19.2% (7,310)
American Indian
0.4% (148)
Asian
4.1% (1,557)
Hawaiian
0.1% (43)
Other
0.1% (43)
Two Or More
3.1% (1,172)
Hispanic
11.1% (4,235)
Race Rock Island IL USA
White 61.9% 61.3% 60.7%
African American 19.2% 14.0% 12.3%
American Indian 0.4% 0.1% 0.7%
Asian 4.1% 5.4% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.1% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.1% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 3.1% 1.9% 2.4%
Hispanic 11.1% 17.1% 18.0%

Gender in Rock Island

Female
51.3% (19,539)
Male
48.7% (18,572)
Gender Rock Island IL USA
Female 51.3% 50.9% 50.8%
Male 48.7% 49.1% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Rock Island for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
5.0% (1,905)
9-12th Grade
9.0% (3,429)
High School / GED
28.0% (10,671)
Some College
27.0% (10,289)
Associate's Degree
9.0% (3,429)
Bachelor's Degree
15.0% (5,716)
Master's Degree
5.0% (1,905)
Professional Degree
1.0% (381)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (381)
Education Rock Island IL USA
< 9th Grade 5.0% 5.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 9.0% 6.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 28.0% 26.0% 27.0%
Some College 27.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 9.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 15.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 5.0% 10.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Rock Island, Illinois

Less than $10,000
9.3% (355,598)
$10,000 to $14,999
6.6% (250,462)
$15,000 to $24,999
9.8% (373,243)
$25,000 to $34,999
9.9% (378,634)
$35,000 to $49,999
15.5% (591,356)
$50,000 to $74,999
19.0% (725,655)
$75,000 to $99,999
11.0% (418,336)
$100,000 to $149,999
13.2% (501,170)
$150,000 to $199,999
3.7% (142,876)
$200,000 or more
1.9% (73,766)
Income Rock Island IL USA
Less than $10,000 9.3% 6.3% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 6.6% 3.8% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 9.8% 8.6% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 9.9% 8.4% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 15.5% 11.6% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 19.0% 16.7% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 11.0% 12.8% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 13.2% 16.1% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 3.7% 7.4% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 1.9% 8.3% 7.7%

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