Rockford, Minnesota Population 2021

4,583
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Rockford is a city located in Wright County Minnesota. With a 2020 population of 4,583, it is the 159th largest city in Minnesota and the 5009th largest city in the United States . Rockford is currently growing at a rate of 0.75% annually and its population has increased by 6.19% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 4,316 in 2010. Rockford reached it's highest population of 4,583 in 2021. Spanning over 3 miles, Rockford has a population density of 1,807 people per square mile.

The average household income in Rockford is $82,738 with a poverty rate of 9.01%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $974 per month, and the median house value is $181,900. The median age in Rockford is 39.2 years, 39.3 years for males, and 39 years for females.

Rockford Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Rockford was:

  • White: 95.47%
  • Other race: 3.16%
  • Two or more races: 1.05%
  • Black or African American: 0.31%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Rockford, Minnesota is 4,583 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 4,481.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 4,316.

Rockford, Minnesota Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White4,34595.47%
Some Other Race1443.16%
Two or More Races481.05%
Black or African American140.31%
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Rockford Population by Race

Rockford Population Pyramid $2021

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Rockford Median Age

39.2


Total

39.3


Male

39


Female

Rockford Adults

There are 3,473 adults, (439 of whom are seniors) in Rockford.

Rockford Age Dependency

50

Age Dependency Ratio

14.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

35.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Rockford Sex Ratio

Female

2,333

51.26%

Male

2,218

48.74%

Rockford Population by Age

Rockford Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Rockford Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married88%12%
All76.5%23.5%
Non Family65.9%34.1%
Female48.9%51.1%

76.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Rockford Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,6842.776.5
Married8883.6688
Non Family6331.2765.9
Female1413.1448.9
Male222.32100

3.5

Average Family Size

2.7

Average Household Size

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Rockford Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade872.96%
9th to 12th Grade722.45%
High School Graduate68523.28%
Some College78526.68%
Associates Degree48316.42%
Bachelors Degree55818.97%
Graduate Degree2729.25%
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Rockford Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Rockford Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White2,6762,590830
Hispanic252179
Other Race53
Black1414

The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 31.02%.

Rockford Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$39,302$50,779$32,487
Less Than 9th Grade$47,727$$
High School Graduate$33,006$44,023$30,368
Some College$32,160$46,250$26,458
Bachelors Degree$65,714$81,696$57,679
Graduate Degree$82,054$71,964$95,208

$39,302

Average Earnings

$50,779

Average Male

$32,487

Average Female

Rockford Earnings by Educational Attainment

Rockford Language by Age

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Rockford Language

90.04% of Rockford residents speak only English, while 9.96% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 9.82% of the population.

Rockford Language

Rockford Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White3,9483629.17%
Multiple4848100.00%

9.01%

Overall Poverty Rate

5.59%

Male Poverty Rate

12.26%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Rockford

The race most likely to be in poverty in Rockford is Multiple, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Rockford is White, with 9.17% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.72%. Among those working part-time, it was 13.56%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 14.00%.

Rockford Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade12.58%
Some College11.36%
High School8.91%
Bachelors or Greater3.98%

Rockford Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed38.95%
Female Employed6.49%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Male Employed3.93%

Rockford Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Rockford Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$65,548$82,738
Families$82,009$94,325
Married Families$84,167-
Non Families$51,784$61,008
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Income by Household Type

Rockford Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

51.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

48.7%

Male Marriage Rate

55.4%

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 35-44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Rockford Marital Status by Race

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Rockford Marital Status

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247

Number of Veterans

247

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
First Gulf War99
Vietnam83
Second Gulf War36
World War II
Korea

Rockford Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
35 to 54115
65 to 7474
55 to 6458
75+
18 to 34

Rockford Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White2477.31%
Hispanic205.51%

Rockford Veterans by Race

Rockford Veterans by Education

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12.96%

Veteran Poverty Rate

34.82%

Veteran Disability Rate

Rockford Veterans by Education

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74.9%

Labor Force Participation

72.3%

Employment Rate

3.5%

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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73.48%

Born in Rockford

95.89%

Native Born

4.11%

Foreign Born

2.92%

Non Citizen

1.19%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

95.89% of Rockford residents were born in the United States, with 73.48% having been born in Minnesota. 2.92% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Rockford Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20214,583340.75%
20204,549340.75%
20194,515340.76%
20184,481110.25%
20174,470130.29%
20164,457150.34%
20154,4420.00%
20144,442140.32%
20134,42860.14%
20124,422190.43%
20114,403350.80%
20104,3688842.29%
20003,4848192.72%
19902,6650.00%

Rockford Population by Year