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People

Total Population 620
Male Share of the Population 51.1%
Female Share of the Population 48.9%
Senior Citizens 15.5%
Employed Population 16+ 143
Age of the Population 47

Families

% of people married 30.4%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 8.1%
Median Earnings25+ $0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $0

Wealth

Median Family Income $26,563
% Above Poverty Level 61.9%
% Below Poverty Level 38.1%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 27 minutes
% Working from Home 9.1%
% Walking and Biking to Work 4.2%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 54.3%
Median Gross Rent $0
Median House Value $66,700

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 39.5%
US/American 0%
English 0.6%
Irish 3.5%

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Rockford Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 35 miles N of Montgomery, Alabama (center to center)
Nearest Large City 121 miles SW of Atlanta, Georgia
County Coosa
Standard Zip Codes 35136
Phone Area Codes 256
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 32.889
Longitude -86.219

Rockford Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

Station ROCKFORD 3 ESE
Distance 2.6 miles
Jan Temp 34 to 55 F
Apr Temp 47 to 75 F
Jul Temp 67 to 90 F
Oct Temp 51 to 76 F
Annual Precip 57.5 inches
Station SYLACAUGA 4 NE
Distance 21.5 miles
Jan Temp 30 to 54 F
Apr Temp 46 to 75 F
Jul Temp 66 to 91 F
Oct Temp 46 to 76 F
Annual Precip 54.8 inches
Station MARTIN DAM
Distance 23.4 miles
Jan Temp 33 to 55 F
Apr Temp 47 to 75 F
Jul Temp 68 to 91 F
Oct Temp 52 to 76 F
Annual Precip 55.2 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Alexander City 14,787 $34,875
Deatsville 1,218 $90,905
Eclectic 912 $56,429
Goodwater 1,537 $29,375
Oak Grove 564 $47,361
Sylacauga 12,749 $42,466

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Rockford Public Libraries

Library
Rockford Public Library
110 MAIN STREET
Rockford, Alabama
(256) 377-4911

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Rockford High Schools

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CENTRAL HIGH SCHOOL
HIGHWAY 231 NORTH
256-377-4384
Serves 445 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 23.3

COOSA COUNTY SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY SCHOOL
HIGHWAY 231 NORTH
256-377-4678
A Vocational School

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