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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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  • Full Sail’s curriculum combines elements of creativity, art, business and life skills, technical prowess, and academic achievement.
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  • BS in Business Administration - Project Management
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  • Offers numerous scholarship opportunities that can help students save up to $750 per term on their tuition.
  • Tends to educate degree-seeking online and campus-based students who are adult learners with families and students who work while pursuing higher education.

Rockford High Schools

(Sorted by Number of Students)

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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