The City of Rockford had a population of 4,358 as of July 1, 2016. Rockford ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Minnesota. See peer rankings below.
The primary coordinate point for Rockford is located at latitude 45.0925 and longitude -93.7455 in Wright County. The formal boundaries for the City of Rockford (see map below) encompass a land area of 2.61 sq. miles and a water area of 0.06 sq. miles. Wright County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 915 feet.
While the primary coordinates for City of Rockford are located in Wright County, it should be noted that the formal boundaries for this community also extend into and Hennepin County.
The City of Rockford (GNIS ID: 2396406) has a C5 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that is independent of any county subdivision and serves as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Rockford population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Rockford: City of Rockford.
|Population in Households||4,358|
|Population in Familes||3,671|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Average Household Size||2.69|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||1,721 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||1,344 (78.1%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||276 (16.0%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||101 ( 5.9%)|
|Median Home Value||$228,571|
|Average Home Value||$294,271|
|Median Household Income||$63,723|
|Average Household Income||$85,375|
|Per Capita Income||$31,104|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||1.76%|
|Per Capita Income||1.51%|
The table below compares Rockford to the other 905 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Minnesota by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 163||82nd|
|Population Density1||# 109||88th|
|Diversity Index2||# 340||62nd|
|Median Household Income||# 181||80th|
|Per Capita Income||# 234||74th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Minnesota Census Data Comparison Tool.