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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 $55,484 in 2017, the latest figures available. Rockford median household income is $7,508 lower than the median Illinois household income and $4,852 less than the US median household income. 2018 metro income data (including Rockford median household income) will be released in September of 2019. Median family and per capita income for Rockford are shown below.

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Real Median Household Income for Rockford Illinois

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $60,336 +2.51% +8.49%
Illinois $62,992 +1.16% +5.80%
Rockford $55,484 +7.93% +10.64%

Trends in Rockford, IL Real Median Household Income since 2005

The current median household income for Rockford is $55,484. Real median household income peaked in 2007 at $58,892 and is now $3,408 (5.79%) lower. From a post peak low of $49,361 in 2011, real median household income for Rockford has now grown by $6,123 (12.40%).

Real Median Household Income: Rockford, Illinois, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Household Income for Rockford

Date US Illinois Rockford
2017 $60,336 $62,992 $55,484
2016 $58,856 $62,271 $51,407
2015 $57,709 $61,655 $52,806
2014 $55,613 $59,538 $50,149
2013 $55,072 $59,246 $50,621
2012 $54,948 $58,976 $54,173
2011 $55,162 $58,146 $49,361
2010 $56,388 $59,684 $51,217
2009 $57,519 $61,808 $52,373
2008 $59,382 $64,182 $56,785
2007 $60,135 $64,145 $58,892
2006 $59,051 $63,383 $55,421

Rockford Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for Rockford was $65,570 in 2017. Compared to the median Illinois family income, Rockford median family income is $13,598 lower. As with the median household income data, 2018 family income data for Rockford will be released in September of 2019.

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Real Median Family Income for Rockford Illinois

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $73,891 +1.79% +8.17%
Illinois $79,168 +0.72% +6.39%
Rockford $65,570 +7.32% +7.43%

Trends in Rockford, IL Real Median Family Income since 2005

The current median family income for Rockford is $65,570. Real median family income peaked in 2007 at $71,093 and is now $5,523 (7.77%) lower. From a post peak low of $58,735 in 2011, real median family income for Rockford has now grown by $6,835 (11.64%).

Real Median Family Income: Rockford, Illinois, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Family Income for Rockford

Date US Illinois Rockford
2017 $73,891 $79,168 $65,570
2016 $72,591 $78,605 $61,097
2015 $70,627 $76,446 $64,962
2014 $68,313 $74,413 $61,035
2013 $67,488 $73,313 $59,567
2012 $66,880 $73,489 $64,139
2011 $67,126 $71,631 $58,735
2010 $68,289 $73,706 $64,808
2009 $69,958 $76,513 $67,491
2008 $72,321 $78,703 $69,840
2007 $72,500 $77,937 $71,093
2006 $71,330 $76,930 $69,394

Rockford Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for Rockford was $28,732 in 2017. Compared to the median Illinois per capita income, Rockford median per capita income is $5,464 lower. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2018 per capita income data for Rockford will be released in September of 2019.

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Real Per Capita Income for Rockford Illinois

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $32,397 +1.88% +8.20%
Illinois $34,196 +1.91% +8.47%
Rockford $28,732 +2.95% +8.90%

Trends in Rockford, IL Real Per Capita Income since 2005

At $28,732, the per capita income for Rockford was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2017.

Real Per Capita Income: Rockford, Illinois, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Rockford

Date US Illinois Rockford
2017 $32,397 $34,196 $28,732
2016 $31,798 $33,556 $27,909
2015 $31,019 $32,972 $27,192
2014 $29,942 $31,526 $26,383
2013 $29,706 $31,468 $26,213
2012 $29,221 $30,742 $26,077
2011 $29,173 $30,453 $25,707
2010 $29,361 $30,787 $25,074
2009 $30,246 $32,035 $26,720
2008 $31,488 $33,024 $27,683
2007 $31,629 $33,143 $28,343
2006 $30,795 $32,315 $27,015