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People

Total Population 789
Male Share of the Population 48.2%
Female Share of the Population 51.8%
Senior Citizens 18.6%
Employed Population 16+ 416
Age of the Population 46

Families

% of people married 67.6%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 23.8%
Median Earnings25+ $0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $0

Wealth

Median Family Income $68,864
% Above Poverty Level 97.3%
% Below Poverty Level 2.7%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 22 minutes
% Working from Home 4.1%
% Walking and Biking to Work 0%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 22.2%
Median Gross Rent $800
Median House Value $169,600

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 14.3%
US/American 0%
English 8.4%
Irish 5.1%

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

Rockford Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 9 miles S of Knoxville, Tennessee (center to center)
Nearest Large City 146 miles N of Atlanta, Georgia
County Blount
Metro Area Knoxville
Standard Zip Codes 37853
Phone Area Codes 865
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 35.827
Longitude -83.94

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 KNOXVILLE AP
Distance 2.5 miles
Jan Temp 29 to 46 F
Apr Temp 47 to 69 F
Jul Temp 69 to 87 F
Oct Temp 48 to 70 F
Annual Precip 48.2 inches
Station KNOXVILLE EXP STN
Distance 3.9 miles
Jan Temp 26 to 46 F
Apr Temp 43 to 69 F
Jul Temp 67 to 88 F
Oct Temp 45 to 71 F
Annual Precip 53.3 inches
Station SEVIERVILLE 1 SE
Distance 22.1 miles
Jan Temp 25 to 46 F
Apr Temp 43 to 69 F
Jul Temp 65 to 87 F
Oct Temp 43 to 71 F
Annual Precip 44 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Alcoa 8,737 $44,800
Farragut 21,374 $123,402
Friendsville 912 $51,083
Knoxville 183,066 $46,670
Louisville 4,092 $62,279
Maryville 27,993 $67,000

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

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