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People

Total Population 5,876
Male Share of the Population 43.9%
Female Share of the Population 56.1%
Senior Citizens 10.1%
Employed Population 16+ 2,834
Age of the Population 33

Families

% of people married 55.4%
Average household size 3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 38.5%
Median Earnings25+ $41,309
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $7,308
Median Earnings With High School Degree $25,147

Wealth

Median Family Income $79,779
% Above Poverty Level 86.6%
% Below Poverty Level 13.4%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 24 minutes
% Working from Home 0.5%
% Walking and Biking to Work 3.4%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 32.9%
Median Gross Rent $671
Median House Value $138,600

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 9.4%
US/American 0%
English 16.8%
Irish 14.8%

Rockford Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 12 miles NE of Grand Rapids, Michigan (center to center)
Nearest Large City 118 miles E of Milwaukee, Wisconsin
County Kent
Metro Area Grand Rapids - Muskegon - Holland
Standard Zip Codes 49341
Company Zip Codes 49351
Phone Area Codes 616
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 43.12
Longitude -85.56

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 GRAND RAPIDS INTL AP
Distance 16.5 miles
Jan Temp 16 to 29 F
Apr Temp 36 to 57 F
Jul Temp 61 to 82 F
Oct Temp 40 to 60 F
Annual Precip 37.1 inches
Station GREENVILLE 2 NNE
Distance 16.6 miles
Jan Temp 13 to 29 F
Apr Temp 33 to 58 F
Jul Temp 57 to 83 F
Oct Temp 38 to 61 F
Annual Precip 34.7 inches
Station GRAND HAVEN FIRE DEPT
Distance 33.4 miles
Jan Temp 19 to 30 F
Apr Temp 36 to 55 F
Jul Temp 61 to 79 F
Oct Temp 43 to 59 F
Annual Precip 32.7 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Cedar Springs 3,544 $40,721
East Grand Rapids 10,999 $116,875
Grand Rapids 190,739 $48,357
Sand Lake 1,535 $45,375
Sparta 4,199 $52,237
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Rockford High Schools

ROCKFORD HIGH SCHOOL
4100 KROES STREET NE
616-863-6030
Serves 1,785 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 22.4

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