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People

Total Population 537
Male Share of the Population 59.4%
Female Share of the Population 40.6%
Senior Citizens 14.3%
Employed Population 16+ 130
Age of the Population 52

Families

% of people married 30.9%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 7.7%
Median Earnings25+ $16,397
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $10,417
Median Earnings With High School Degree $4,974

Wealth

Median Family Income $29,500
% Above Poverty Level 68.8%
% Below Poverty Level 31.2%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 27 minutes
% Working from Home 7.2%
% Walking and Biking to Work 5.6%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 65%
Median Gross Rent $250
Median House Value $69,300

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 40.6%
US/American 0%
English 0.4%
Irish 6.9%

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 14,815 $34,899
Deatsville 1,098 $89,063
Eclectic 830 $61,875
Goodwater 1,678 $28,000
Oak Grove 629 $45,875
Sylacauga 12,786 $38,787

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

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HIGHWAY 231 NORTH
256-377-4678
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