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Rockford Illinois Household Income

The Census ACS 1-year survey reports that the median household income for the Rockford Illinois metro area was $55,829 in 2018, the latest figures available. Rockford median household income is $9,201 lower than the median Illinois household income and $6,108 less than the US median household income. 2019 metro income data (including Rockford median household income) will be released in September of 2020. Median family and per capita income for Rockford are shown below.

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Real Median Household Income for Rockford Illinois

2018 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $61,937 +0.21% +4.77%
Illinois $65,030 +0.78% +2.97%
Rockford $55,829 -1.77% +3.21%

Trends in Rockford, IL Real Median Household Income since 2005

The current median household income for Rockford is $55,829. Real median household income peaked in 2007 at $60,327 and is now $4,498 (7.46%) lower. From a post peak low of $50,565 in 2011, real median household income for Rockford has now grown by $5,264 (10.41%).

Real Median Household Income: Rockford, Illinois, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Household Income for Rockford

Date US Illinois Rockford
2018 $61,937 $65,030 $55,829
2017 $61,807 $64,527 $56,836
2016 $60,291 $63,789 $52,660
2015 $59,116 $63,157 $54,093
2014 $56,969 $60,990 $51,372
2013 $56,415 $60,690 $51,855
2012 $56,288 $60,414 $55,495
2011 $56,507 $59,564 $50,565
2010 $57,762 $61,139 $52,465
2009 $58,921 $63,315 $53,650
2008 $60,829 $65,746 $58,169
2007 $61,601 $65,709 $60,327

Rockford Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for Rockford was $70,137 in 2018. Compared to the median Illinois family income, Rockford median family income is $11,176 lower. As with the median household income data, 2019 family income data for Rockford will be released in September of 2020.

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Real Median Family Income for Rockford Illinois

2018 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $76,401 +0.94% +5.60%
Illinois $81,313 +0.27% +3.84%
Rockford $70,137 +4.42% +5.40%

Trends in Rockford, IL Real Median Family Income since 2005

The current median family income for Rockford is $70,137. Real median family income peaked in 2007 at $72,826 and is now $2,689 (3.69%) lower. From a post peak low of $60,167 in 2011, real median family income for Rockford has now grown by $9,970 (16.57%).

Real Median Family Income: Rockford, Illinois, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Family Income for Rockford

Date US Illinois Rockford
2018 $76,401 $81,313 $70,137
2017 $75,692 $81,098 $67,168
2016 $74,360 $80,521 $62,586
2015 $72,348 $78,309 $66,545
2014 $69,978 $76,228 $62,523
2013 $69,134 $75,101 $61,020
2012 $68,512 $75,281 $65,703
2011 $68,763 $73,377 $60,167
2010 $69,953 $75,502 $66,387
2009 $71,663 $78,379 $69,136
2008 $74,083 $80,621 $71,542
2007 $74,267 $79,837 $72,826

Rockford Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for Rockford was $29,503 in 2018. Compared to the median Illinois per capita income, Rockford median per capita income is $6,298 lower. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2019 per capita income data for Rockford will be released in September of 2020.

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Real Per Capita Income for Rockford Illinois

2018 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $33,831 +1.94% +6.47%
Illinois $35,801 +2.20% +6.00%
Rockford $29,503 +0.24% +5.92%

Trends in Rockford, IL Real Per Capita Income since 2005

At $29,503, the per capita income for Rockford was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2018.

Real Per Capita Income: Rockford, Illinois, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Rockford

Date US Illinois Rockford
2018 $33,831 $35,801 $29,503
2017 $33,187 $35,030 $29,432
2016 $32,573 $34,374 $28,589
2015 $31,775 $33,776 $27,855
2014 $30,672 $32,295 $27,026
2013 $30,431 $32,236 $26,852
2012 $29,934 $31,492 $26,713
2011 $29,884 $31,195 $26,334
2010 $30,077 $31,538 $25,685
2009 $30,984 $32,816 $27,372
2008 $32,255 $33,829 $28,357
2007 $32,400 $33,951 $29,034