MI

National Population : 333,590,059
Michigan State Population : 10,348,199

About Rockford, MI

Rockford, MI is located in Kent County in the state of Michigan.

The total City Population for Rockford is about 6,391 with about 765 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 40,308.

The Average Home Value is $223,900.00, which is roughly 37% higher than the Average Home Value of $141,234.00 for the state of Michigan, and roughly 16% higher than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $92,699.00, which is roughly 40% higher than the Average Median Income Per Household of $55,265.00 for the state of Michigan, and roughly 38% higher than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Rockford is about 2.7%.

Michigan is ranked #29 out of 52 for Best and Worst States to Work in America, with an overall score of 38.48 out of 100.

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Voting

Kent County voted Democratic in the 2020 Presidential Election with a significant difference of 11.8% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Democratic: 52.05%
Republican: 45.91%
Libertarian: 1.52%
Green: 0.27%
Other: 0.26%


Nearby Locations

Belmont, MI (4.60 mi.)
Sparta, MI (9.76 mi.)
Ada, MI (11.20 mi.)
Sand Lake, MI (11.54 mi.)
Gowen, MI (11.98 mi.)
East Grand Ra, MI (12.66 mi.)
E Grand Rapid, MI (12.66 mi.)
Grand Rapids, MI (12.85 mi.)
Kent City, MI (13.73 mi.)
Lowell, MI (13.83 mi.)
Greenville, MI (14.30 mi.)
Belding, MI (14.52 mi.)
Pierson, MI (15.02 mi.)
Walker, MI (16.09 mi.)
Trufant, MI (16.38 mi.)
Conklin, MI (17.46 mi.)
Marne, MI (17.58 mi.)
Kentwood, MI (17.60 mi.)
Casnovia, MI (17.71 mi.)
Coral, MI (18.39 mi.)
Wyoming, MI (19.49 mi.)
Grandville, MI (19.49 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 49341
Latitude : 43.125619
Longitude : -85.494244
TimeZone : Eastern (GMT -05:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : Midwest
Average Elevation : 899 ft.
Area Code(s) : 616

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.84
Male Population Estimate : 41.33%
Female Population Estimate : 42.37%
Median Age : 37.9
Male Median Age : 37.3
Female Median Age : 38.4

White Population Estimate : 81.67%
Black Population Estimate : 0.98%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 1.92%
Asian Population Estimate : 1.16%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.09%
Indian Population Estimate : 0.61%
Other Population Estimate : 0.54%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Rockford specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Kent County: About 3 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Average # of Violent Crimes for Kent County: About 373 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Kent County is about 19% lower than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 23% higher than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.