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Popular real estate near Rockford, IL
Rockford is a relatively large city located in the state of Illinois. With a population of 152,293 people and 54 constituent neighborhoods, Rockford is the third largest community in Illinois.
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Rockford is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Rockford is a city of sales and office workers, service providers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Rockford who work in office and administrative support (13.83%), sales jobs (10.24%) and management occupations (6.87%).
In terms of college education, Rockford is nearly on par with the US average for all cities of 21.84%: 20.71% of adults 25 and older in Rockford have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Rockford in 2010 was $21,579, which is lower middle income relative to Illinois, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $86,316 for a family of four. However, Rockford contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Rockford is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Rockford home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Rockford residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Rockford also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 15.76% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Rockford include German, Swedish, Irish, Italian, English and Polish.
The most common language spoken in Rockford is English. Some people also speak Spanish.
|NUMBER OF HOMES AND APARTMENTS||59,973|
|ROCKFORD HOME OWNERSHIP|
|% OWNER OCCUPIED||60.49%|
|% RENTER OCCUPIED||39.51%|
|TYPE OF ROCKFORD HOMES|
|SINGLE FAMILY DETACHED||59.45%|
|ROWHOUSES AND ATTACHED HOMES||3.95%|
|SMALL APARTMENT BUILDINGS||18.52%|
|COMPLEXES OR HIGH RISE APARTMENTS||17.64%|
|SIZE OF ROCKFORD HOMES|
|5 OR MORE BEDROOMS||2.90%|
|AGE OF ROCKFORD HOMES|
|NEWER HOMES (2000 OR LATER)||6.75%|
|ESTABLISHED, BUT NOT OLD HOMES (1970-1999)||27.37%|
|WELL-ESTABLISHED, OLD HOMES (1940-1969)||41.82%|
|HISTORIC (1939 OR BEFORE)||24.06%|
|ROCKFORD REAL ESTATE INFORMATION||DETAILS|
|MEDIAN HOME VALUE||$85,753|
|MEDIAN RENTAL PRICE||$522|
|HOME VALUE RANGE|
|$0 - $40,000||6.97%|
|$40,001 - $80,000||38.87%|
|$80,001 - $161,000||43.23%|
|$161,001 - $241,000||7.15%|
|$241,001 - $322,000||2.04%|
|$322,001 - $402,000||0.96%|
|$402,001 - $603,000||0.46%|
|$603,001 - $804,000||0.27%|
|PEOPLE OF ROCKFORD||DETAILS|
|UNDER 5 YEARS||7.63%|
|5 TO 17||18.23%|
|18 TO 24||9.27%|
|25 TO 34||13.79%|
|35 TO 54||26.08%|
|55 TO 64||11.13%|
|65 YEARS AND OVER||13.87%|
|EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT OF ADULTS|
|HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATES||81.65%|
|MEDIAN HOUSEHOLD INCOME||$38,157|
|PER CAPITA INCOME||$21,579|
|INDIVIDUALS BELOW POVERTY LEVEL||25.14%|
|INDUSTRIES PEOPLE WORK IN||Manufacturing (20.31%)
Professional, scientific, and technical services (3.33%)
Public Service (2.56%)
|BLACK OR AFRICAN AMERICAN||20.51%|
|AMERICAN INDIAN AND ALASKA NATIVE||0.40%|
|NATIVE HAWAIIAN AND OTHER PACIFIC ISLANDERS||0.03%|
|SOME OTHER RACE ALONE||7.47%|
|TWO OR MORE RACES||3.59%|
|HISPANIC OR LATINO (OF ANY RACE)||15.76%|
|ETHNICITIES PRESENT||German (13.54%)
|LANGUAGES SPOKEN||English (82.87%)
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