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All Rockford population data above are from the US Census Bureau.
The population data for Rockford are from the Census' American Community Survey 2017 5-year estimates and the Census' 2018 Population Estimates. The demographic data for Decatur, Elgin, Springfield, and Staunton are the most current, comparable demographics available from the US Census Bureau, are from the American Community Survey 2017 5-year estimates, and were downloaded on 6 December 2018. Check out our FAQ section for more details.
With 146,526 people, Rockford is the 5th most populated city in the state of Illinois out of 1,367 cities. But watch out, Rockford, because Elgin with 111,683 people and Springfield with 114,694 people are right behind you.
The largest Rockford racial/ethnic groups are White (54.1%) followed by Black (21.2%) and Hispanic (18.4%).
In 2017, the median household income of Rockford residents was $41,991. Rockford households made slightly more than Decatur households ($41,977) and Staunton households ($41,985) . However, 22.2% of Rockford residents live in poverty.
The median age for Rockford residents is 36.5 years young.
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