Rockford, IL
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

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

Population
147,441
Unemployment
9.6%
Poverty
21.8%
Median Home
$95,200
Median Income
$44,771
Median Rent
$784

Rockford SnackAbility

4
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
4/10
Housing
5
Affordability
8
Diversity
9.5
Safety
3
Amenities
9
Education
6
Commute
8.5

Rockford, IL Crime Report

6,205
Total Crimes
4,285.4
Total Crimes / 100k People
82.67%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Rockford
/ 100k People
Illinois
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 6,205 4,285.4 1,985.3 2,346.0
Violent Crime 2,101 1,451.0 425.9 387.8
Murder 30 20.7 9.1 6.5
Robbery 238 164.4 97.4 73.9
Aggravated Assault 1,731 1,195.5 278.9 279.7
Property Crime 4,104 2,834.4 1,559.4 1,958.2
Burglary 742 512.4 246.4 314.2
Larceny 2,968 2,049.8 1,143.5 1,398.0
Car Theft 394 272.1 169.5 246.0

Rockford, IL Cost Of Living

86
Rockford's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Rockford Illinois National Average
Overall 86 98 100
Services 97 95 100
Groceries 96 97 100
Health 108 99 100
Housing 58 96 100
Transportation 106 105 100
Utilities 90 94 100

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Rankings for Rockford in Illinois

Map Of Rockford, IL

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Population over time in Rockford

Year Population % Change
2020 147,441 -0.3%
2019 147,881 -0.5%
2018 148,640 -0.6%
2017 149,597 -0.5%
2016 150,283 -0.7%
2015 151,290 -0.6%
2014 152,138 -0.5%
2013 152,948 -0.4%
2012 153,509 -0.7%
2011 154,517 -

Race / Ethnicity in Rockford

White
52.8% (77,914)
African American
21.6% (31,814)
American Indian
0.1% (78)
Asian
3.6% (5,267)
Hawaiian
0.0% (5)
Other
0.2% (254)
Two Or More
3.5% (5,113)
Hispanic
18.3% (26,996)
Race Rockford IL USA
White 52.8% 60.8% 60.1%
African American 21.6% 13.9% 12.2%
American Indian 0.1% 0.1% 0.6%
Asian 3.6% 5.5% 5.6%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.2% 0.2% 0.3%
Two Or More 3.5% 2.2% 2.8%
Hispanic 18.3% 17.2% 18.2%

Gender in Rockford

Female
51.6% (76,086)
Male
48.4% (71,354)
Gender Rockford IL USA
Female 51.6% 50.9% 50.8%
Male 48.4% 49.1% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Rockford for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
5.0% (7,372)
9-12th Grade
10.0% (14,744)
High School / GED
29.0% (42,757)
Some College
24.0% (35,385)
Associate's Degree
9.0% (13,269)
Bachelor's Degree
14.0% (20,641)
Master's Degree
6.0% (8,846)
Professional Degree
2.0% (2,948)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (1,474)
Education Rockford IL USA
< 9th Grade 5.0% 5.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 10.0% 6.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 29.0% 26.0% 27.0%
Some College 24.0% 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 2.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Rockford, Illinois

Less than $10,000
9.4% (1,392,356)
$10,000 to $14,999
6.0% (880,684)
$15,000 to $24,999
12.9% (1,906,406)
$25,000 to $34,999
12.8% (1,886,672)
$35,000 to $49,999
13.9% (2,048,828)
$50,000 to $74,999
18.7% (2,750,475)
$75,000 to $99,999
10.1% (1,494,596)
$100,000 to $149,999
10.0% (1,472,246)
$150,000 to $199,999
3.1% (450,566)
$200,000 or more
3.1% (461,265)
Income Rockford IL USA
Less than $10,000 9.4% 6.1% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 6.0% 3.7% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 12.9% 8.1% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 12.8% 8.1% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 13.9% 11.2% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 18.7% 16.7% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 10.1% 12.9% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 10.0% 16.6% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 3.1% 7.8% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 3.1% 8.8% 8.3%

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