Rockford is a tiny city located in the state of Iowa. With a population of 851 people and just one neighborhood, Rockford is the 293rd largest community in Iowa. Rockford has an unusually large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic cities.
Occupations and Workforce
When you are in Rockford, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 39.41% of Rockford’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. Overall, Rockford is a city of professionals, service providers and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Rockford who work in management occupations (9.65%), personal care services (8.31%) and healthcare (8.31%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Overall, Rockford’s crime rate is one of the lowest in the nation, which makes a great place to live if safety is an important concern.