Rock Island, IL
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-08
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Rock Island, Illinois Info Snack

Population
37,651
Unemployment
7.6%
Poverty
21.5%
Median Home
$106,300
Median Income
$48,120
Median Rent
$714

Rock Island SnackAbility

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

Rock Island, IL Cost Of Living

85
Rock Island's Overall Cost Of Living
0.8x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Rock Island Illinois National Average
Overall 85 98 100
Services 96 95 100
Groceries 101 97 100
Health 108 99 100
Housing 58 96 100
Transportation 106 105 100
Utilities 93 94 100

Rock Island, IL Photos

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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
2020 37,651 -1.8%
2019 38,354 -0.5%
2018 38,560 -0.2%
2017 38,647 -0.8%
2016 38,946 0.1%
2015 38,888 -0.2%
2014 38,968 0.4%
2013 38,808 -0.5%
2012 39,018 0.5%
2011 38,817 -

Race / Ethnicity in Rock Island

White
61.5% (23,158)
African American
17.3% (6,517)
American Indian
0.3% (120)
Asian
4.5% (1,705)
Hawaiian
0.1% (36)
Other
0.1% (37)
Two Or More
3.6% (1,348)
Hispanic
12.6% (4,730)
Race Rock Island IL USA
White 61.5% 60.8% 60.1%
African American 17.3% 13.9% 12.2%
American Indian 0.3% 0.1% 0.6%
Asian 4.5% 5.5% 5.6%
Hawaiian 0.1% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.1% 0.2% 0.3%
Two Or More 3.6% 2.2% 2.8%
Hispanic 12.6% 17.2% 18.2%

Gender in Rock Island

Female
51.1% (19,253)
Male
48.9% (18,398)
Gender Rock Island IL USA
Female 51.1% 50.9% 50.8%
Male 48.9% 49.1% 49.2%

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

< 9th Grade
5.0% (1,882)
9-12th Grade
9.0% (3,388)
High School / GED
28.0% (10,542)
Some College
27.0% (10,165)
Associate's Degree
9.0% (3,388)
Bachelor's Degree
14.0% (5,271)
Master's Degree
6.0% (2,259)
Professional Degree
1.0% (376)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (376)
Education Rock Island IL USA
< 9th Grade 5.0% 5.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 9.0% 6.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 28.0% 26.0% 27.0%
Some College 27.0% 20.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 9.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 14.0% 22.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 6.0% 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
8.9% (335,849)
$10,000 to $14,999
7.3% (274,058)
$15,000 to $24,999
9.6% (362,504)
$25,000 to $34,999
10.6% (397,882)
$35,000 to $49,999
15.3% (574,772)
$50,000 to $74,999
20.8% (782,679)
$75,000 to $99,999
10.6% (400,063)
$100,000 to $149,999
11.1% (417,267)
$150,000 to $199,999
3.3% (124,792)
$200,000 or more
2.5% (95,230)
Income Rock Island IL USA
Less than $10,000 8.9% 6.1% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 7.3% 3.7% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 9.6% 8.1% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 10.6% 8.1% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 15.3% 11.2% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 20.8% 16.7% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 10.6% 12.9% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 11.1% 16.6% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 3.3% 7.8% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 2.5% 8.8% 8.3%

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