Rockford, Iowa Population 2021

810
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Rockford is a city located in Floyd County Iowa. With a 2020 population of 810, it is the 331st largest city in Iowa and the 11219th largest city in the United States . Rockford is currently declining at a rate of -0.74% annually and its population has decreased by -5.81% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 860 in 2010. Rockford reached it's highest population of in . Spanning over 1 miles, Rockford has a population density of 1,283 people per square mile.

The average household income in Rockford is $65,782 with a poverty rate of 8.92%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $467 per month, and the median house value is $100,900. The median age in Rockford is 42.7 years, 40.6 years for males, and 44.9 years for females.

Rockford Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Rockfordwas:

  • White: 97.43%
  • Black or African American: 2.20%
  • Two or more races: 0.37%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Rockford, Iowa is 810 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 822.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 860.

Rockford, Iowa Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White79797.43%
Black or African American182.20%
Two or More Races30.37%
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Rockford Population by Race

Rockford Population Pyramid $2021

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Rockford Median Age

42.7


Total

40.6


Male

44.9


Female

Rockford Adults

There are 628 adults, (173 of whom are seniors) in Rockford.

Rockford Age Dependency

79.8

Age Dependency Ratio

38

Old Age Dependency Ratio

41.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Rockford Sex Ratio

Female

390

47.68%

Male

428

52.32%

Rockford Population by Age

Rockford Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Rockford Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male20%80%
Female38.7%61.3%
Non Family58.1%41.9%
All71.5%28.5%
Married92.8%7.2%

71.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Rockford Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3822.1471.5
Married1812.7892.8
Non Family1551.1158.1
Female313.6538.7
Male15220

2.74

Average Family Size

2.14

Average Household Size

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Rockford Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade71.20%
9th to 12th Grade254.27%
High School Graduate17129.23%
Some College14524.79%
Associates Degree10117.26%
Bachelors Degree10918.63%
Graduate Degree274.62%
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Rockford Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Rockford Educational Attainment by Race

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The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 95.18%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 23.41%.

Rockford Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$39,500$41,250$31,932
Less Than 9th Grade$37,813$$
High School Graduate$32,500$41,071$24,583
Some College$38,750$40,563$33,750
Bachelors Degree$44,167$52,813$42,917
Graduate Degree$51,250$$

$39,500

Average Earnings

$41,250

Average Male

$31,932

Average Female

Rockford Earnings by Educational Attainment

Rockford Language by Age

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Rockford Language

98.33% of Rockford residents speak only English, while 1.67% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 0.51% of the population.

Rockford Language

Rockford Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White788688.63%
Black18316.67%
Hispanic9222.22%

8.92%

Overall Poverty Rate

7.71%

Male Poverty Rate

10.26%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Rockford

The race most likely to be in poverty in Rockford is Hispanic, with 22.22% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Rockford is White, with 8.63% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 19.83%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 18.35%.

Rockford Poverty

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Name Poverty
High School14.62%
Bachelors or Greater5.15%
Some College4.88%
Less Than 9th Grade0.00%

Rockford Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed77.27%
Female Employed5.20%
Male Employed1.27%

Rockford Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Rockford Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$54,792$65,782
Families$64,107$83,233
Married Families$83,068-
Non Families$31,563$35,551
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Income by Household Type

Rockford Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

53.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

54.5%

Male Marriage Rate

52.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Rockford Married by Age and Sex

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Rockford Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Rockford Marital Status by Race

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Rockford Marital Status

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51

Number of Veterans

48

Male Veterans

3

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam16
Second Gulf War5
World War II3
Korea3
First Gulf War3

Rockford Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
75+18
65 to 7414
35 to 5411
18 to 345
55 to 643

Rockford Veterans by Age

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Rockford Veterans by Race

Rockford Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

33.33%

Veteran Disability Rate

Rockford Veterans by Education

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65.5%

Labor Force Participation

62.1%

Employment Rate

5.1%

Unemployment Rate

Rockford Employment by Age

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Rockford Employment by Race

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Rockford Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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83.86%

Born in Rockford

99.14%

Native Born

0.86%

Foreign Born

0.49%

Non Citizen

0.37%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.14% of Rockford residents were born in the United States, with 83.86% having been born in Iowa. 0.49% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Rockford Place of Birth

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2021810-6-0.74%
2020816-6-0.73%
2019822-6-0.72%
201882810.12%
2017827-7-0.84%
2016834-4-0.48%
2015838-7-0.83%
2014845-1-0.12%
2013846-3-0.35%
2012849-3-0.35%
2011852-9-1.05%
20108610.00%

Rockford Population by Year